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Submitted by Amy Siegel

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Category: Tombstone
Approval Date: 1/20/2013 4:08 PM
Family Surname: Siegel
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I would appreciate a translation of the hebrew inscription on the tomb. Thank you.

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1/20/2013 4:11 PM Here Lies
Michla (or Michayla) daughter of Mr. Yaacov
1/20/2013 7:09 PM Hello Amy,

Just for clarification, the father's name is Reb Yaakov. The word "reb" is used as an honorific title preceding the given name, however, it does NOT imply rabbi. Some people use the word "Mr." in translation, however, Yaakov is his given name. No surname appears in Hebrew on this tombstone....Jo
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