Mary Jane Perry – Inscription

 

Birth: unknown

 

Died: 26th January 1889

 

Place of Death: Bengal Street

 

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

 

Date of Interment: 26th January 1889

 

Burial plot: South East 5 A*C (A=Plot Area. *C Denotes Consecrated Ground North Side of the  upper smaller path)

 

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

 

Position along the path: Right 73

 

Inscription carved worn & reads: In affectionate remembrance of Mary Jane beloved wife of Joshua Perry who died January 26th 1889 aged — years “Thy will be done” also of the above Joshua who died February 22nd 1937 aged — years at rest

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 1880 – 1889 Hartlepool Central Library. West Hartlepool Cemetery Burial Register July 1871 – Oct 1895 Microfiche 1054 Hartlepool Central Library.  (Now known as Community Hub Central)