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Category: Translation - Tombstone
Approval Date: 9/11/2016 4:49 PM
Family Surname: Neinken
Country: USA
Town: New Jersey
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Is someone able to translate the inscription of the headstone for my great uncle Max (Meier) who died in 1896, age 14, in NJ, shortly after arriving in USA.

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9/11/2016 5:16 PM Here lies a dear young man (unmarried) Meier Gershon son of Lipman Neinken
Died 26 Elul 5696
May his soul be bound up in the bond of everlasting life
9/12/2016 7:26 AM "here is buried
the dear young man mr
meir gershon
son of mr
lipman neinken
died 26 elul 5656 (4 sept 1896)
may his soul be bound up in the bond of life"
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