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18893 Tombstone

5/1/2011 4:23 PM Would some kind soul please translate the Hebrew for me? Thank you! View the post with its 3 responses
18886 Do you recognize?

5/1/2011 4:23 PM Most of our family emigrated from Lithuania and the Ukraine to Montreal. This is possibly a family from the Ukraine, date at the beginning of the 20th century. We would like to know who they are. View the post, there are no responses
18887 Do you recognize?

5/1/2011 4:23 PM The surname of this unknown woman is possibly Frank or Valednitzky. She was possibly living in Montreal, having emigrated from the Ukraine. Who is she? View the post, there are no responses
18888 Photo Identification

5/1/2011 4:23 PM Is this young man wearing a suit or is it a school uniform? This is a studio portrait of my great uncle K I Sanes who was born in 1875 and was taken sometime before he came to the US in 1890. I have the original with the name of the studio on the back. View the post, there are no responses
18889 Do you recognize?

5/1/2011 4:23 PM The surname of this man is possibly Frank or Valednizsky. He was possibly living in Montreal, having emigrated from the Ukraine. The photo was likely taken at the beginning of the 20th century. Who is he? View the post, there are no responses
18890 Sharing Document

5/1/2011 4:23 PM This shows the Bergaus (Berghaus, Bargauz) family, left to right, Gittel Bergaus Diamond (born c1910), Sarah nee Becker, Eudice, Hillel (born c1903), Raisel (born c1940). Two of Hillel and Eudice's sons emigrated before the war, possibly to South Africa. We are looking for them or their descendants. View the post with its 1 response
18876 Do you recognize?

5/1/2011 4:22 PM David Abrahamson born 1900 Leeds and his fiancee an Egyptian Jew called Saidie. He was in the British army in the first world war and ended up in Palestine. Belived to be in the Palestine Police in the middle 1920s. Family lost touch. Father was Michael Abrahamson- a tailor from Latvia then Russia and Ester who tragically died age 32 in 1905 in leed5. His dad died in 1919. Davids siblings were Bessie, Rebecca, Ehel, Fanny, dora, Bernard and Joseph.
I suspect he and is family lived in Israel
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18877 Translation - German

5/1/2011 4:22 PM The last letter home from Emil Marx, to his brother Bernhard, before heading off to WWI. Emil was killed in action less than two months later in the First Battle of Ypres. We would appreciate a complete translation. View the post with its 1 response
18879 Translation - Polish

5/1/2011 4:22 PM This text accompanies Wilczek 1.1jpg. Help, what does it say? Is it a marriage record? I would appreciate a loose translation. View the post with its 1 response
18880 Translation - Polish

5/1/2011 4:22 PM This registry accompanies the text on image Wilczek1.1jpg.
Item and line 22 indicates Wolf Wilczek and Ruchla Laja whom I believe were married in Mlawa in 1850. What does 88 and 20 mean?
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18881 Translation - Polish

5/1/2011 4:22 PM Items no. 89 and 94 contain the Wilczek name. What can you tell me about the record and what does it mean? View the post with its 1 response
18882 Translation - Polish

5/1/2011 4:22 PM I've posted a vital record in Polish for which I need a loose translation.
I would like to know the given names for any of the Wilczek persons as well as any other significant dates contained in the file.
Please respond via the form provided in the ViewMate application.
Thank you very much.

Claudia Wolf Eshoo
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18870 Translation - German

5/1/2011 4:21 PM Hello everyone,
I am asking please for people fluent in German.
I need a translation of this text on the back of a photograph of an exceptional group of people.

I do not know who they are but it could very well be they members of my family LERECH Stanislaw originating in Austria (now Ukraine)

Thank you very much in advance and hope to have the answers expected

A very soon


Stephane GRAUZAM
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18873 Tombstone

5/1/2011 4:21 PM Would appreciate translation help with this tombstone of my relative Majer Wajsberg. Thank you! View the post with its 4 responses
18874 Tombstone

5/1/2011 4:21 PM Would appreciate translation help with this tombstone of my relative. Thank you! View the post with its 2 responses
18875 Tombstone

5/1/2011 4:21 PM I would love some help translating this tombstone of my relative. Thanks in advance! View the post with its 3 responses
18863 Translation - Polish

5/1/2011 4:21 PM This should be a birth record of Dan Honigman. Appreciate translation of names/ages/places.

Thanks !
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18774 Tombstone

5/1/2011 4:18 PM Translatioin please View the post with its 2 responses
18871 Translation - Russian

4/27/2011 8:25 PM I am assuming this 1897 marriage document from the Warsaw archives is written in Russian and would appreciate a detailed translation into English. View the post with its 3 responses
18872 Tombstone

4/27/2011 8:25 PM I would love some translation help with this tombstone. The woman is my 3rd great-grandmother and I can decipher that the inscription says Laya bat Yaakov, but the rest of it is beyond me.

Thanks to all the great translators in advance!
View the post with its 1 response
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