Re: Gravestone Translation Requests #translation


H(ere) L(ies)

My ( dear) husband and our dear father

Avraham Chaim s(on of) M(r) Yeshayahu (not Yehoshua = Joshua, but Yeshayahu = Isaiah)

Died 5 Iyar (5)697

May his soul be bound in the bonds of (everlasting) life (abbreviation – last line)


H(ere) L (ies)

Our dear mother

Henke daughter of Mr Binyamin (=Benjamin)

Died 13 (not 3) Kislev 5711 (correlates to 1950)

Same boilerplate abbreviation in last line

David Dubin
Teaneck, NJ

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