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17769 Translation - Russian

1/23/2011 4:36 PM What does this say?

These are the backs of two identical photos, I'm not sure which order they should be in. The photos are of Solomon Lvov of Kherson, Ukraine, and the photo was taken in Hamburg, Germany, probably a few days or even the same day that he left from that port on a ship to North America. Solomon was accompanied by Sasha/Kalman his brother or half brother.

Taken end of September or October 1 1913. You can see the German photo studio printed vertically on the side.
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17770 Translation - Russian

1/23/2011 4:36 PM What does this say?

This is the back of a photo. The photo shows two men seated at a table (a cafe?) with two women between them. The men are Solomon Lvov and perhaps Sasha/Kalman Kadaner, who are brothers or half-brothers. The women unknown.

The brothers are from Kherson, Ukraine although the photo may have been taken in Hamburg, Germany prior to their departing for North America
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17771 Translation - Other

1/23/2011 4:36 PM Can anyone translate what I believe to be my great-uncle's Irish naturalisation certificate, please?

Ideally, a translation of the standard wording as well as my uncle's personal details please...

Thanks in advance for any help you can provide.
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17772 Translation - Other

1/23/2011 4:36 PM Can anyone translate what I believe to be my great-aunt's Irish naturalisation certificate, please?

Ideally, a translation of the standard wording as well as my aunt's personal details please...

Thanks in advance for any help you can provide.
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17711 Translation - Russian

1/23/2011 4:36 PM All pertinent information - dates, names, and events. View the post with its 1 response
17707 Translation - Russian

1/23/2011 4:35 PM These are birth, marriage, and death records that I received from the Archives in Poland. I would like to know the names, dates, and all pertinent information. Thank you so much! View the post with its 1 response
17709 Translation - Russian

1/23/2011 4:35 PM All pertinent information- dates, names, and events. View the post with its 1 response
17628 Photo Identification

1/23/2011 4:35 PM This picture comes from the album of my grandmother Esther Zernitsky nee Pasternak (1898-1987), of Toronto, formerly of Chmielnik Poland.

The picture shows two teenaged girls.
The backside says (in Yiddish):.
1920 Bluma Rosenberg. Kielce
Tzid bestene gedenken
Fir myna liba
Shvegeren Pesel
Pasternak et shevesterel Esther
Translated:
?? best memories
For my dear
Sister-inlaw Pesel
Pasternak and?? sister Esther

We do not know the identity of these two girls (probably sisters). We've never come across the name Rosenberg in the family before. My gm, Esther Pasternak, had an an older sister Pesel, so it's possible the pic was sent to them. In 1920 they were still living in Chmielnik and they were not yet married. They had an older brother Favel in Toronto who was married by then, but his wife's surname was Drezner. So it's not clear what is meant by the words "for my dear sister-inlaw".

Thanks for you help
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17629 Translation - Yiddish

1/23/2011 4:35 PM This is the backside of a postcard showing two teenaged girls (see my previous posting showing the frontside).
In Yiddish it says:
1920 Bluma Rosenberg. Kielce
Tzid bestene gedenken
Fir myna liba
Shvegeren Pesel
Pasternak et shevesterel Esther
Could you please tell me if I have properly deciphered and translated the Yiddish text as follows
?? best memories
For my dear
Sister-inlaw Pesel
Pasternak and?? sister Esther

Thank you for your help.
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17702 Translation - Russian

1/23/2011 4:30 PM We would greatly appreciate receiving the following additional information:

- All the names mentioned in the document.
- Ages
- Occupations
- ANY interesting information

Thank you so very much!
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17704 Translation - Russian

1/23/2011 4:30 PM We would greatly appreciate receiving the following additional information:

- All the names mentioned in the document.
- Ages
- Occupations
- ANY interesting information

Thank you so very much!
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17705 Translation - Russian

1/23/2011 4:30 PM We would greatly appreciate receiving the following additional information:

- All the names mentioned in the document.
- Ages
- Occupations
- ANY interesting information

Thank you so very much!
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17720 Interpretation

1/23/2011 4:29 PM Please can someone help me to understand what is written in the column 7 of this register of birth : "The ??? of Sarah Tobias Mother". What means the cross at the beginning ? Is it the signature for someone who doesn't write ?
Thank you.
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17752 Translation - Russian

1/23/2011 4:29 PM This document is the marriage certificate of my grandparents got married in Poland.
I would like to get the translate in English text translation in order to find the city where they were married or the name of the village in poland to find the birthplace of my father icek Weltman
Thanks
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17794 Translation - German

1/23/2011 4:08 PM I want as full a translation as possible. View the post with its 3 responses
17767 Translation - Hungarian

1/19/2011 5:05 PM Please tell me the names of each column on the top of the document. Then tell me the information for the record that appears next to last from the bottom for Menachem Schancz. Does the first column
refer to the place of residence?

Yes this comes from my grandfather's birth document from Munkacz, Hungary. I finally got it thanks to Louis Schonfeld and Alexander Dunai and the encouragement of JewishGen Members.

Thank you very much.

dennis.baer@verizon.net

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17768 Translation - Russian

1/19/2011 5:05 PM This is the back of a photo of an old woman.

I believe it is Russian. It was most likely written by a Semell Levoff (originally Solomon Lvov). I am guessing perhaps this is a photo of his mother he got in the mail in Toronto from what is now around Kherson, Ukraine.

Also, the date... I'm not familiar with this way of writing it but I am guessing it says either January 8 1930 or August 1 1930 ?
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17762 Translation - German

1/19/2011 5:04 PM Hello,I am hoping that someone would be able to translate the back of this photo,its German @1938.
The photo is just of a white house,possibly,an ancestral home,Concern for size restrictions prevented me from including the Picture.
Thank you for your help,
Brian
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17763 Translation - Polish

1/19/2011 5:04 PM Would appreciate all possible details of Akt#3, marriage 1846 of Brajna Zarosla and Szymon Gladsztejn-- names, ages, occupations of bride and groom, parents and witnesses, where living, if parents are deceased etc. zThis is registered in Zuromin, but wonder if participants are from other towns such as Plock or Bodzanow. Thank you in advance for your help.
Mady Land
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17765 Translation - Polish

1/19/2011 5:04 PM I think this is the 1827 birth certificate for Herszek Cyna, son of Zelman Cyna and Sura (maiden name unknown). I would appreciate a translation if possible with full details of date and any other information. View the post with its 1 response
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