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)