Daniel Houseman and Family

Conservation Assessment

Name(s):
Inscription:

In memoriam
Edith Starkey
wife of

Daniel Houseman
Born May 12th 1786

Died July 17th 1833

Emily
Born April 9th 1807

Died December 12th 1837

Letitia
Born February 7th 1824

Died April 9th 1855
Daughters of
Daniel and Edith S. Houseman

Sarah
wife of Daniel Houseman
Born April 10th 1794

Died March 6th 18709 

Daniel Houseman
Born August 28th 1783

Died June 30th 1871

William W. Houseman M.D.
Born May 4th 1854

Died Sep. 7th 1875
Asleep in Jesus

Type of Marker: Lawn crypt
Date of Marker (estimate): 19th century
Material: Marble
Issues: Sugaring
Recommended Treatment: Consolidation, Previously Cleaned by MC, Previously Conserved by MC

Evaluation
Historic Integrity: Intact
Structural Integrity: Good
Material Integrity: Good
Legible Inscription: Fair

Marker Details
Inventory Number: 353
Historic Number: 68
Ledger Book: Page 58, Number 393
Cemetery Section: 5
Orientation: East
Marker Height/Length (in): 82
Marker Width (in): 33
Marker Thickness/Depth (in): 5
Base Length (in): 91
Base Width (in): 42
Base Thickness (in): 8

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.