Below is all the information that could be lifted from the headstone.  You can also search for the family names on other headstones on the Headstone Name Search page, and then clicking on the links on that page will bring you to a close-up view of the corresponding headstone.  

If possible, the transcribed Hebrew lifted from the headstone and its English translation are given below, plus any useful notes about the translation or history of the writing.

Headstone 14







Here lies buried
A purse, endearing man
Woe Shlomo the son of R. Meir
Who departed on the 5th of Adar I
In the Year 5681 (1921)

The abbreviation has other possibilities. The one
adopted here is simply “woe” or “alas”.


Transcription and Translation Copyright 2005 Rabbi Edward S. Boraz, Dartmouth College Hillel.