Translated to English: 1846 Birth Certificate or Bernard Meijer Re: ViewMate Translation Request -- French #translation #france


MARC M COHEN
 

City Hall of Drachenbronn, [a] District of Wissembourg

The 1 Seventeenth Day of the month of August Year thousand eight forty-six [1846], at the fifth hour of the day

 
DEED OF BIRTH of 2 Meijer Bernard

Born at 3 Drachenbronn the Seventeenth of August Year thousand eight forty-six 4 [1846],  

born at the fifth hour of the morning [a] legitimate son of 6 Meijer Simon

age of forty years, profession of merchant domiciled at Drachenbronn and of 7 Meijer Geulithe [?],

without profession age of thirty-two years, domiciled at Drachenbronn, gentle wife [or sweet wife] were legally married.

 

The infant who was presented to us was recognized as being of the masculine sex.8

First WITNESS: 9 Mungerer Mickee age of Fifty-Eight years, profession of picker [gatherer, harvester, especially fruit picker] domiciled at Drachenbronn, Department of the Lower Rhine [Bas-Rhine].

Second WITNESS: 10 Hess Henri age of forty-two years profession of picker [gatherer, harvester, especially fruit picker] domiciled at Drachenbronn, Department of the Lower Rhine [Bas-Rhine].

 

Based on the declaration made to us by 11 the father of the child

And after reading this deed [they] have signed 12

[I] Find according to the law and draw up this deed by me 13 Werner Gioffroi

Mayor, performing  the functions of an officer of the civil state

in the presence of and on the declaration of the undersigned witnesses.

[Signed]

Simon Meijer

M. Mungerer

H. Hess
 

14  The Mayor

[Signed for by someone besides Werner Gioffroi.  The hand that “filled in all the blanks” probably belonged to a professional scrivener who did this job for City Hall.].

 


Translated from the French by Marc M. Cohen,   19 May 2022, 
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BARAK/CANTORCZY: Khotin, Bessarabia; Strorozhinets, Bukovina, Ukraine; CHOMITZ/HAMETZ: Ionina (Janina), Greece; Ignatovka, Ukraine; Kiev Gubernia, Ukraine
COHEN: Dinovitsi (Dunayevtsy) Ukraine; Roman/Tirgu Frumos, Romania; KORNITZKY: Kiev Gubernia, Stepnitz/Stepantsy, Ukraine
RÎBNER: Storozhinetz, Costesti (Costyntsi), Drachinets, Cabesti, Bukovina, Ukraine
ROSENBERG: Tirgu Frumos, Roman, Romania; ISRAEL; WEININGER: Cabesti, Costesti, Drachinets, Czernowitz, Bukovina, Ukraine