William Gleeson – Inscription


Birth: Unknown


Died: 15th December 1892


Place of Death: Dundas Street


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


Date of Interment: 19th December 1892


Burial plot: South West 698 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 29


Inscription is carved, worn & reads: In loving memory of William beloved husband of Minna Gleeson who departed this life Dec 15th 1892 aged 24 years “Thy will be done” —– Also Minna, beloved wife of the above William Gleeson—————-(Died 7th November 1903)—

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 West July 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)