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Submitted by Thomas Quinn Kelly

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Information Picture Question
Category: Tombstone
Approval Date: 1/6/2013 4:20 PM
Family Surname: Weiss
Country: USA
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I would like a translation of the Hebrew

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1/6/2013 4:29 PM Here Lies (two-letter acronym in the star)
Avraham Be'er son of Mr. Michal
Weiss. Died at the age of 26 years.
2nd of Tevet, in the year 5678. May his soul be bound up for life eternal.
1/9/2013 1:32 AM Hello Thomas,

The Hebrew lettlers that are used for six and seven (vav and zion) are very similar. What I see on the tombstone appears to be that the young man died at 27 years of age rather than 26....Jo
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