Sarah Ann Harker “AKA” Lizzie

Birth: Unknown

 

Died: 28th November 1893

 

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

 

Date of Interment: 30th November 1893

 

Burial Plot: South East 308 A U (A=Plot Area. U=Unconsecrated)

 

Burial Plot Purchase: August 1894 by Thomas Harker of 8 Laburnum Street

 

Headstone: A headstone still exists, but removed. It now stands against the Raby Boundary wall with many others.

 

Position along the wall: 38

 

Inscription is carved, worn & reads: In loving memory of Lizzie the beloved wife of Thomas Harker of West Hartlepool  who died 28th November 1893, aged 33 years ” Though lost to sight to memory dear”

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  1890 -1964 (Hartlepool Central Library) West Hartlepool Cemetery Burial Register July 1871 – Oct 1895 microfiche 1054 Hartlepool Central Library (Now known as Community Hub Central)