William Gales Wright – Inscription

Birth: Unknown


Died: 10th March 1877


Place of Death: Tower Street


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


Date of Interment: 14th March 1877


Burial plot: South East 34 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 58


Inscription  is Lead Lettering, worn & reads: In loving remembrance of William Gales Wright who died March 10th 1877 aged 42 years “Thy will be done” also of Jane the beloved wife of the above who died January 30th 1879 aged 42 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 1054 Hartlepool Central Library (Now known as Community Hub Central)