Eliza Ann Yocum

Conservation Assessment

Inscription:

In Memory of
Eliza Ann Yocum

who departed this life
July 31st 183
aged 4 years 8 months
and 19 days

Not long ago she filled her place
And sat with us to learn:
But she has run her mortal race.
And never can return.

Type of Marker: Headstone and footstone
Material: Marble
Issues: Biogrowth, blistering, broken/fragmented, loss, sugaring, sunken
Elements Missing or Compromised: Missing top portion of marker
Recommended Treatment: Document

Evaluation
Historic Integrity: Intact
Structural Integrity: Fair
Material Integrity: Fair
Legible Inscription: No inscription
Degree of Bioturbation: 1/4 sunken

Marker Details
Inventory Number: 181
Historic Number: 288
Ledger Book Number: 221
Cemetery Section: 5
Marker Height/Length (in): 4
Marker Width (in): 17
Marker Thickness/Depth (in): 1
Footstone Height (in): 4
Footstone Width (in): 11.5
Footstone Thickness (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.