Frederick and Ellen Sponsler

Conservation Assessment


  • Frederick Brodie Sponsler (1915 – 1983)
  • Ellen German Sponsler (1914 – 1995)



Frederick Brodie
1915 – 1983

Ellen German
1914 – 1995

Type of Marker: Headstone
Date of Marker (estimate): 1983 or 1995
Material: Granite
Issues: Biogrowth
Recommended Treatment: Cleaning w/biocide

Historic Integrity: Intact
Structural Integrity: Excellent
Material Integrity: Excellent
Legible Inscription: Excellent

Marker Details
Inventory Number: 212
Cemetery Section: 5
Orientation: East
Marker Height/Length (in): 16
Marker Width (in): 25
Marker Thickness/Depth (in): 10

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.