William Cullen -Inscription

Birth: Unknown

 

Died: —December 1888

 

Place of Death: Ward Street

 

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

 

Date of Interment: 20th December 1888

 

Burial Plot: South East 411 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 19

 

Inscription is carved, worn & reads: In loving remembrance of Willie the beloved son of Thomas & Margaret Cullen ——-who died December—-1888 aged 7 years also of Thomas Dollen father of the above who died May—1897 aged 51 years

Sourced & Checked with additional info added in brackets where applicable: West Hartlepool Cemetery Purchased Graves & Inscription Transcript Durham Archive. Friends of North Cemetery Book of Interment South East 1880 – 1889 (Hartlepool Central Library) West Hartlepool Cemetery Burial Register July 1871 – Oct 1895 microfiche 1054 Hartlepool Central Library. (Now known as Community Hub Central)