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Category: Translation - Russia
Approval Date: 4/30/2008
Family Surname: Erlich
Country: Poland
Town: Lublin
Date of Image: 1899? 1898?
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I believe this is a birth record for my grandmother, Gittel Erlich, written in Cyrillic Russian. I would greatly appreciate help with translation.

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5/1/2008 Date on document: 23 november/5 december 1898, 11 o'clock
Place: Sedlishe/Sedlishhe/Седлище
Father: Leib Gershko? ERLIH/ERLICH/Лейб Гершко? ЭРЛИХ, 27? years, cabman?, lives in Sedlishe
Mother: Faiga Tau? GIPSH or GINSH/Файга Тау? ГИПШ/ГИНШ, 23 years
Baby: girl, born 15/27 november 1898, 3 o'clock at night, named Gittel/Gitlya/Гитля
Witnesses: Haim LENDER/Хаим ЛЕНДЕР 38 years, Yudka ZAIDFUDEM/Юдка ЗАЙДФУДЕМ 48 years, from Sedlishe Synagogue
Signed: by first witness, "acting as" rabbi, official; father and second witness declared "can't write"

Friendly yours, Ekaterina
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it is a birth certficate of Gitla Erlich, she was born on 28 November 1898 in Siedlice(?), her father was Lejb Herszlik Erlich, 27 years old, mother Fajga Tauba born Gipis (I am not sure if it is spelled this way as the image is a bit too small...)23 years old.


5/2/2008 23 NOv/5 Dec, 1898 birth of Gitla ERLICH daughter of Herszek, 27, of Siedlic, and Fajga Tauba GINSZ, 23
5/3/2008 in the suburb Sedmitse on 23 of Novenber(Dec.5) 1898at 11 am.
Arrived Lejba Gershko Erlikh,27 yo, ???, living in the suburb Sedmitse
with the witnesses Khaim Lender, 38 and Yudka Zajdfedbom, 48, living here in Sedmitse
and produced us the female infant declairing she has been born on 15 (27) of November at 3 o'clock at night by his legal wife Faiga-Tau..., nee Gipsh, 23. This girl was given the name Gitlya
This document was read to those present and signed by me, the Rabbi and one witness, as the declairer and the second withess announced they cannot write.
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