Emma Williams

Conservation Assessment


In Memory of Mrs. Emma Matilda wife of Thos. G. Williams
and daughter of Alexander and Sarah Hall who departed this life
June 9tha.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: Page 14, Number 82
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.