Stanley Wallace – Inscription

 

Birth: Unknown

 

Died: 21st August 1893

 

Place of Death: Lynn Street

 

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

 

Date of Interment: 24th August 1893

 

Burial Plot: South East 357 A U (A=Plot Area. U=Unconsecrated)

 

Headstone: a partial headstone remains, but removed, It now stands against the Boundary wall of Raby Road with many others

 

Position along the wall: 40

 

Inscription is Lead Lettering, worn & reads: In loving memory of Stanley the beloved son of Francis & Mary J Wallace who died August 21 1893 aged 2 years & 10 months “A lovely bud so young and fair called hence by early doom came to show how sweet a flower in paradise would bloom”

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)