Tyne and Wear HER(15954): Jesmond Old Cemetery, Grave of John Hawthorn - Details
Jesmond Old Cemetery, Grave of John Hawthorn
Religious Ritual and Funerary
John Hawthorn. 1808-1866. His gravestone reads 'Surgeon of this town who died 1866 from Typhus fever taken in the discharge of his duties aged 58. This monument is erected by a few friends and patients of the deceased as a token of respect and esteem'.
Alan Morgan, 2000, A Fine and Private Place - Jesmond Old Cemetery, p 24