William Peacock – Inscription

Birth: Unknown

 

Died: 8th April 1889

 

Place of Death: Archer Street

 

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

 

Date of Interment: 11th April 1889

 

Burial Plot: South East 264 F C (F=Plot Area. C=Consecrated)

 

Burial Plot Purchase: December 1889 by Elizabeth A Peacock. Address Bridge 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: Right 15

 

Inscription is engraved, worn & reads: In loving memory of William Peacock the beloved husband of Elizabeth Peacock of West Hartlepool who died April 8th 1889 aged 55 years, also Annie Garbutt the beloved daughter of the above and wife of John Smith who died June 24th 1889 aged 28 years also Bewick Garbutt (Peacock———-9th June 1893)————-

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)