Mary Bioren Tanner (1779-1827)

Conservation Assessment

Name(s): Mary Bioren Tanner (1779-1827)

Inscription:
Mary Bioren Tanner
wife of
Benjamin Tanner
and daughter of
Benjamin Bioren
Born August 9, 1779
Died April 24, 1827

Inscription (from a previous marker):

Dedicated to the Memory of
Mrs. Mary Tanner
wife of Benjamin Tanner
who was born on the 9th of August 1779
Died April 24th 1827
aged 47 years 8 months & 15 days.
“Thy will be done.”

Type of Marker: Headstone
Date of Marker (estimate): 1827
Material: Marble
Issues: Biogrowth, sugaring
Recommended Treatment: Cleaning w/biocide, consolidation

Evaluation
Historic Integrity: Intact
Structural Integrity: Excellent
Material Integrity: Excellent
Legible Inscription: Excellent

Marker Details
Inventory Number: 38
Historic Number: 485
Ledger Book: Page 13, Number 76
Cemetery Section: 3
Orientation: West
Marker Height/Length (in): 32
Marker Width (in): 21
Marker Thickness/Depth (in): 2

Written by Amy Grant

Amy Grant is a graphic designer and web developer. She is the founder of the Southwark Historical Society, a volunteer based group that studies the Southwark Historical District located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.