Mary Farnaby – Inscription

Birth: Unknown

 

Died: —May (1867)

 

Place of Death: Thomas Street

 

Interred: West Hartlepool Cemetery, which now forms part of North Cemetery

 

Date of Interment: 13th May 1867

 

Burial Plot: South East 100 B C (B=Plot Area. U=Unconsecrated)

 

Headstone: A partial headstone exists, but removed . It now lines the main upper path with many others, embedded in the tarmac

 

Position along the Path: Left 30

 

Inscription is carved, eroded & reads with difficulty: In affectionate remembrance of Mary the beloved wife of Thomas Farnaby who died– May   aged 24 years also Leonard infant son of the above who died——————————————–

Sourced & Checked with additional info added in brackets where applicable: West Hartlepool Cemetery Purchased Graves & Inscription Transcripts Durham Archive. Friends of North Cemetery Book of Interment South East 1866 – 1879 (Hartlepool Central Library) West Hartlepool Cemetery Burial Register May 1856 – July 1871 microfiche 1053 Hartlepool Central Library. (Now known as Community Hub Central)