translation help (Lippman ELIAS, Wolf ISRAEL) #germany


lawfrank@...
 

Hello. Can someone please help me decipher the two death certificates
I posted on the Viewmate site (VM 14221 and VM 14222)?

One is of my great-great-great-great grandfather Lippman Elias (died 18th of
Pluviose in the year 12 of the Republic, Feb. 8, 1804). The other is
of my great-great-great-great grandfather Wolf Israel (died age 63, 3rd
of Ventose, Third Year of the Republic (Feb 21, 1795).

Both are >from Alsace -- the former >from the town of Hochfeld and the
latter >from the town of Uhrwiller.
Both are very hard to read, so much so that I am not even sure of the
language. Although this was part of France, it looks more like German,
leading me to wonder if it's Alsatian. Thank you.

Larry Frankel, Washington, DC lawfrank@aol.com

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