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Submitted by Alon Pinhas Brav

Information Picture Question
Category: Translation - German
Approval Date: 10/7/2015 4:20 PM
Family Surname: Porzelan
Country: Germany
Town: Ludwigshafen am Rhein
Date of Image: 1908
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This is the birth certificate of my grandmother, Marie (Miriam) Porzelan. I am looking for your assistance with the translation so as to obtain the full parents’ names, address, city of origin, and potentially, the occupation. Thank you.

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10/8/2015 4:25 AM #1849
10/8/2015 4:39 AM #1849
Ludwigshafen/Rhein Oct 22, 1908;
Benjamin Porzelan declared that unmarried Czarna Porzelan recte Keller, Jewish, daughter of the merchant Leiser Porzelan(?)(probably a mistake), living in Ludwigshafen, Kaiser Wilhelm Street 67, gave birth on Oct 12, 1908 to a female child, which was named Marie. The undersigned declared he was present at birth and he acknoledges his fathership of the child.

the upper left corner has this remark:
Sokolow, Kolbuszowa district, Galicia (maybe place of origin of the Keller or Porzelan family)

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