Tiplady Brown – Inscription

Born: 2nd October 1821


Died: 1st March 1879


Place of Death: Wellington Road


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


Date of interment: 5th March 1879


Burial Plot: South East 173 A U (A=Plot Area. U=Unconsecrated)


Burial Plot Purchase:  March 1881 by John & Thomas Brown. No Address


Headstone: Is a 4 sided monument and is still in place


Inscription Reads: West Facing – In memory of Tiplady Brown of West Hartlepool born October 2nd 1821 died March 1st 1879 “He sweetly passed away from the world’s twightlight to endless days” Also Eleanor widow of the above born February—1814 died May—1894 also William Wilson and James Edward sons of the above who died June 1852 interred at Shadforth. Also Thomas Tiplady son of the above born May 18th 1854 died at Harrogate Nov 4th 1914. North Facing – In loving memory of Maria beloved wife of Alderman Brown died December 12th 1922 aged 73 years also of the above John Brown died March 16th 1927 aged 78 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 Interment South East 1866 – 1879 (Hartlepool Central Library) West Hartlepool Cemetery Burial Register July 1871 – Oct 1895 microfiche 2054 Hartlepool Central Library (Now known as Community Hub Central)