Headstones

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Forest Cemetery Stones

Headstone A-7

Row 3, Col 2

transcription

headstone

Here lies buried
The dear maiden
Ms. Miriam the daughter of
R. David Azapowitz
that her days were fond
She [meaing of boachah uncertain] and went
          to her eternal resting place
On the 11th of Iyar in the year 5680 (1920)
May her soul be bound in the bonds of life

 

 

 

 

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