JewishGen Discussion Group #JewishGen Does this indicate a rabbi? #general

Carol Karp

My gggrandfather Jonas Kreisz tombstone was translated as follows: Here lies
the honorable Mr Yoni son do Avraham Kreisz of blessed memory the 26 th day
of Iyar in the year 5670

It includes the abbreviation Kafka-hah stands for kavod ha-r.

Would this indicate that he or his father was a rabbi? And if so how would I
verify this?

Carol Karp
Tucson Arizona


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