Headstones

Choose a headstone from the drop-down list and click "Go" to view a photo of the headstone, where the headstone is located in the cemetery, and if possible, a transcription and translation of the writing on the stone.

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Forest Cemetery Stones

Headstone A-10

Row 4, Col 3

transcription

headstone

Here lies buried
Our dear mother
An influential woman Mrs
Hayah the daughter of Isaac
Behrman
She departed on the 9th of Nisan
In the year of 5685 (1925)
May her soul be bound up in the bonds of life

 

 

 

 

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