Emma Williams

Conservation Assessment


Memory of
Mrs. Emma Matilda
wife of Thos. G. Williams

and daughter of
Alexander and Sarah Hall
who departed this life

June 9th A.D. 1840
aged 27 years and 6 days.

Kind and affectionate in all her manifold
duties of life she was admired beloved and
respected by all who knew her. In the morning
of life she was called away to a higher and
brighter world than this while we deplore her loss
let us imitate her virtues that we may also
be prepared.

Type of Marker: Grave marker and footstone
Material: Marble
Issues: Biogrowth, blistering, loss, sugaring
Elements Missing or Compromised: missing top portion of marker
Recommended Treatment: Cleaning w/biocide, consolidation, document

Historic Integrity: Intact
Structural Integrity: Fair
Material Integrity: Fair
Legible Inscription: No inscription

Marker Details
Inventory Number: 49
Historic Number: 460
Ledger Book Number: 81
Cemetery Section: 4
Marker Height/Length (in): 20
Marker Width (in): 20
Marker Thickness/Depth (in): 1
Footstone Height (in): 14
Footstone Width (in): 16
Footstone Thickness (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.