Deborah Wills

Conservation Assessment


Here lieth the body of Deborah the wife of Thomas Wills
Daughter of Jonathan J… son of Passyunk Departed this life November the 2d 1775 aged 9 years.

Type of Marker: Headstone
Material: Marble
Issues: Biogrowth, blistering, loss, sugaring
Elements Missing or Compromised: Missing top portion of marker

Historic Integrity: Intact
Structural Integrity: Poor
Material Integrity: Poor
Recommended Treatment: Document

Marker Details
Inventory Number: 109
Historic Number: 391
Ledger Book: Page 23, Number 137
Cemetery Section: 4
Marker Height/Length (in): 7
Marker Width (in): 18
Marker Thickness/Depth (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.