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Submitted by Steven J Taubman

Information Picture Question
Category: Translation - Russian
Approval Date: 2/10/2013 4:40 PM
Family Surname: Rzeszkowski, Slodkiewicz
Country: Poland
Town: Aleksandrow Lodzki
Date of Image: 1844
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I would like a direct translation of this marriage record for Hersz Rzeszkowski and Sura Slodkiewics (although even a loose translation would be much appreciated). Thank you!

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2/12/2013 6:26 AM Record is in polish.

Marr. 6 reg. in Aleksandrow March 22, 1844 of Hersz RZESZKOWSKI, from Ozerkowic, 23, son of Szlama and Mirla to Sura SLODKEWICZ, fromk Aleksandrow, 20, dau. of Haym and Dwoyra.

Henoch LEWIN, rabin
Witnesses: Herszek LAYB, (profession: mydlarz, means 'soapboilers' on google translate), age 36, and Eliasz MILLER, 30
2/13/2013 10:54 PM "mydlarz, means 'soapboilers' on google translate)"
not only in google translate :)
12/28/2013 7:15 AM It came to pass in Alexandrow on the twenty-first day of the month of March in the year of one thousand eight hundred and forty-four at the hour of eight in the evening. Before me, a Civil Registrar, personally appeared Orthodox Jew Hanuch Lewin, the local Rabbi, together with

Orthodox Jew Hersz Rzeczkowski, a butcher born and residing in the Town of Ozorkow, the bachelor twenty-three years of age, the son of Szlama and Mirla Rzeczkowski, neither of them alive anymore,

and Sura Slodkiewicz, the maiden twenty years of age born and residing here in Alexandrow, the daughter of Haim and Dwoyra, the Slodkiewiczes, a married couple still alive and making a living from the butchering profession,

in the presence of two witnesses, namely Orthodox Jews Hersz Layb, a soapmaker thirty-six years of age, and Eliasz Miller, an assistant szkolnik thirty years of age, both of them residing here in Alexandrow,

and declared that the religious marriage had been entered into before him that day by Hersz Rzeczkowski and Sura Słodkiewicz, following triple proclamation of banns in Ozorkow Parish on the twenty-fourth day of February as well as the second and the ninth day of March and the ones held in the local Alexandrow Parish on the seventeenth and the twenty-fourth day of March of the current year, and verbal consent to this marriage granted by the parents of the bride, both of them present there, and no marriage impeding had occurred, in addition to which the newlyweds declared they had not signed any premarital agreement between each other, after which the actual certificate was read aloud to the appeared and signed by the Rabbi, the bachelor and the witnesses, whereas the other persons appeared declared they did not know how to write.

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