Houseman Family

Conservation Assessment

 

Name(s): Rachel T. Houseman (1822-1845)
Inscription:

In Memory of
Rachel T wife of John A. Houseman
Born June 4th 1822

Died April 16th 1845

Sarah Lawrence
Wife of William Houseman
Died Nov 17th 1888

William W. Houseman, M.D.
Born May 4th 1843
Died Sep 8th 1875

John A. Houseman
Born 1818
Died 1894

James Cuthbert
Infant son of
Philip and Annie R. Justus

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: Good

Marker Details
Inventory Number: 354
Ledger Book Number: 179
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.