Thomas Cummings – Inscription


Birth: Unknown


Died: July 13th 1892


Place of Death: Murray Street


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


Date of interment: 16th July 1892


Burial plot: South West 430 A U (A=Plot Area. U=Unconsecrated)


Burial Plot Purchase: July 1892  by Jessie Cummings. Address: 15 Murray Street


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 11


Inscription is Lead Letting, worn & reads: Thomas Cummings who died July 13th 1892 aged 62 years “Thy will be done” also of Jessie wife who died March (17th 1899) aged —6 years

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 Interments South West 1891 – 1923 (Hartlepool Central Library) West Hartlepool Cemetery Burial Register July 1871 – Oct 1895 microfiche 1054  Hartlepool Central Library.(Now known as Community Hub Central)