Captain Thomas Duling and Family

Conservation Assessment


Name(s):
Inscription:

Capt. Thomas Duling
Born March 19, 1804
Died June 17, 1855

Also his wife Henrietta
Born Sept. 17, 1813
Died Jan. 16, 1873

John Frederick
Born Oct. 18, 1836
Died at sea May 24, 1850

Charlotte Houseman
Born Aug. 25, 1844
Died Aug. 28 1866
Son and daughter of Thomas & Henrietta Duling

Type of Marker: Headstone on base
Material: Marble
Issues: Biogrowth, sugaring, sunken, vegetation
Comments: Base is buried
Recommended Treatment: Cleaning w/ biocide, consolidation, pinning and gluing, raising, removing old pins

Evaluation
Historic Integrity: Intact
Structural Integrity: Excellent
Material Integrity: Good
Legible Inscription: Poor
Degree of Bioturbation: 1/4 sunken

Marker Details
Inventory Number: 232
Historic Number: 250
Ledger Book: Pages 40-41, Number 275
Cemetery Section: 5
Orientation: East
Marker Height/Length (in): 32
Marker Width (in): 23
Marker Thickness/Depth (in): 7

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.