is all the information that could be lifted from the headstone.
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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.
A tree cries
A sea of tears descend from our eyes
Over the death of our father [tet]
] A pure and upright man
] our teacher our Rabbi Mordechai the son of
Eleazer who departed on the 23rd of Adar
Year 5657 (1897) may his soul be bound in the bonds of life
and Translation Copyright 2005 Rabbi Edward S. Boraz, Dartmouth