George Fox

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Sacred to the memory of George W Fox
son of Peter and Abigail K. Fox who departed this life March 6th 1874. aged 28 years 7 months and 6 days.

Calm on the bosom of thy God,
Pure spirit, rest thee now!
E’en while with ours thy footsteps trod,
His seal was on thy brow!
Dust to its narrow house beneath!
Soul, to its place on high!
They that have seen thy look in death,
No more may fear to die.

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

Evaluation
Historic Integrity: Intact
Structural Integrity: Good
Material Integrity: Good
Legible Inscription: Poor

Marker Details
Inventory Number: 285
Historic Number: 169
Ledger Book: Page 50, Number 332
Cemetery Section: 5
Orientation: East
Marker Height/Length (in): 29
Marker Width (in): 21
Marker Thickness/Depth (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.