Jean Davis

Conservation Assessment


Here lies the remains of Jean the wife of Samuel Davis who departed this life August 23d 1771 aged 38 years.

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

Historic Integrity: Intact
Structural Integrity: Good
Material Integrity: Fair
Legible Inscription: No inscription
Degree of Bioturbation: 1/2 sunken

Marker Details
Inventory Number: 216
Historic Number: 261
Ledger Book Number: Page 38, Number 250
Cemetery Section: 5
Marker Height/Length (in): 11
Marker Width (in): 15
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.