Henry, Julia and Thomas Bennett

Conservation Assessment


Sacred to the memory of Henry Bennett
who departed this life January 5th 1847 In the 39th year of his age.

Also of Julia daughter of Henry and Margaret Bennett
who departed this life Nov 19th 1836; aged 14 months.

Also of Thomas son of Henry and Margaret Bennett
who departed this life Sept. 9th 1843 aged 4 years.

Death thou hast conquered me
I by thy darts is slain
But Christ shall conquer thee
And I shall rise again.

Type of Marker: Headstone
Material: Marble
Issues: Biogrowth, blistering, sugaring
Recommended Treatment: Cleaning w/biocide, consolidation, fill cracks

Historic Integrity: Intact
Structural Integrity: Good
Material Integrity: Good
Legible Inscription: Poor

Marker Details
Inventory Number: 69
Historic Number: 440
Ledger Book: Page 17-18, Number 102
Cemetery Section: 4
Orientation: West
Marker Height/Length (in): 33.5
Marker Width (in): 24
Marker Thickness/Depth (in): 1.5

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.