Hannah Bioren

Conservation Assessment

Inscription:

Our Mother Sleepeth
Departed this life
March 3d 1850
Hannah wife of John Bioren
aged 69 years
My spirit trusting in the living God, Hath wing’d its way to blissful realms above Oh! trust in Jesus as your only guide
To that blest land we have no hope beside

Type of Marker: Headstone
Material: Marble
Issues: Biogrowth, blistering, loss, sugaring, sunken
Elements Missing or Compromised: missing top of portion of marker
Recommended Treatment: Cleaning w/ biocide, consolidation, excavation, fill cracks, patching, raising

Evaluation
Historic Integrity: Intact
Structural Integrity: Good
Material Integrity: Good
Legible Inscription: No inscription
Degree of Bioturbation:  1/4 sunken

Marker Details
Inventory Number: 35
Historic Number: 481
Ledger Book: Page 13, Number 72
Cemetery Section: 3
Marker Height/Length (in): 17.5
Marker Width (in): 18
Marker Thickness/Depth (in): 1

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.