Henry, Julia and Thomas Bennett

Conservation Assessment


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 Number: 101
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.