Helena and Edward Matson

Names (s):

In Memory of Helena
daughter of John & Hannah Matson who departed this life June 22nd 1834 in the 3rd year of her age.

Also of Edward
son of John and Hannah Matson who departed this life December 28th 1837 in the 4th month of his age.

Type of Marker: Headstone
Material: Marble
Issues: Biogrowth, blistering, buried, loss, sugaring, sunken, vegetation
Comments: Need to remove tree roots
Elements Missing or Compromised: missing top portion of marker
Recommended Treatment: Cleaning w/ biocide, consolidation, excavation, fill cracks/blisters

Historic Integrity: Intact

Marker Details
Inventory Number: 268
Historic Number: 207
Ledger Book: Page 46, Number 312
Cemetery Section: 5
Orientation: East
Marker Height/Length (in): 10
Marker Width (in): 16
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.