William Williamson (1679-1721)

Conservation Assessment

Name(s): William Williamson (1679-1721)

Lieth ye Body
of William

who died Decbr
ye 23, 1721
Aged 42


Reader Rejoyce
Since he Who Lyes
Beneath This Stone
With Joy May Rise
When All The Just
With Joy Ascend
To Meet Their God
Savior & Friend

Type of Marker: Headstone and footstone
Date of Marker (estimate): 1721
Material: Soap Stone
Issues:  Biogrowth
Treatment: Cleaning w/ biocide

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

Marker Details
Inventory Number: 12
Historic Number: 377
Ledger Book Number: 51
Cemetery Section: 2
Orientation: West
Marker Height/Length (in):  29
Marker Width (in): 18
Marker Thickness/Depth (in): 3
Footstone Height (in): 22
Footstone Width (in):  12.5
Footstone Thickness (in): 2

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.