Mary Parkinson – Inscription

Birth: Unknown


Died: 27th April 1918


Place of Death: Cornwall Street


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


Date of Interment: 1st May 1918


Burial Plot: South East 470 C*C (C=Plot Area. *C Denotes Consecrated ground North Side of the upper smaller path)


Burial Plot Purchase: November 1920 by William Parkinson. Address 30 Cornwall Street


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


Position along the path: Left 1 


Inscription is Lead Lettering & reads: In loving memory of Mary beloved wife of William Parkinson died April 27th 1918 aged 37 years, Also of the above William Parkinson, died April 22nd 1936 aged 74 years. 

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 1891 – 1964 Hartlepool Central Library. West Hartlepool Cemetery Burial Register Aug 1913 – Nov 1991  Microfiche 1056 Hartlpeool Central Library. (Now known as  Community Hub Central)