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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 274


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Here lies buried
The important, modest woman
Alas Shainah
The daughter of R. Yosef
May her soul rest in paradise
Who departed on the 2nd day of the month of Tevet
5687 (1927)
May her soul be bound in the bonds of life


 

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