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.

Select a Headstone from a Section:

Section A: Section B: Section C:    
Section D: Section E: Section F:    
Section G: Section H:    
Forest Cemetery Stones

Headstone H-7

Row 2, Col 1

Lovers and friends
     in their life
And in their death, they are separted
               Here lies buried

 

The dear maiden                                       The dear maiden
         Ms.                                                              Ms.
Hirisah                                                       Rivkah
                                   the daughters of
                                           Jacob
                                    POLARAVITZ
                  
                   That they were sent to their eternal rest

The 11th of Tishre                                     The 7 of Tamuz
5673 (1893)                                                         5677 (1897)

               [May their souls be bound in the bonds of life]

 

 

 

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