Sarah McKevie Boddy – Inscription


Birth: Unknown


Died: 11th August 1889


Place of Death: Thornton Street


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


Date of interment: 13th August 1889


Burial plot: South West 345 A U (A=Plot Area. U=Unconsecrated)


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: Left 17


Inscription is carved, very worn & reads with difficulty: In loving memory of Sarah McKevie beloved wife of William Boddy master mariner died August 11th 1889 aged 68 years——————————– oft mixed with tears before———————-Thy will be done

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 West 1872- 1890 (Hartlepool Central Library). West Hartlepool Cemetery Burial Register July 1871 – Oct 1895 microfiche 1054  Hartlepool Central Library. (Now known as Community Hub Central)