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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.

Headstone 261

 

 

 


 

 

 

Here lies buried
An upright and God fear person Moses [    ]
the son of Avadyah, may he be remembered for a blessing
Who departed on the 25th
day of Elul in the year 5664 (1904)
May His Soul be bound in the bonds of life








 

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