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Submitted by Daniel Weinberger

Information Picture Question
Category: Translation - Tombstone
Approval Date: 8/13/2017 3:56 PM
Family Surname: Landau
Town: Limburg an der Lahn
Date of Image: 1907
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What does this Hebrew text on Moses Landau´s Headstone tell? He was born in Camberg, Hessen, Germany the 2nd Nov 1851 and died on the 9th of Sept 1907 (Rosh HaShana) in nearby Limburg an der Lahn. Does anybody here know anything more about him? Moses Landau is my wife´s great-grandfather.

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8/13/2017 10:55 PM The first line are something like "an honest man who did justice all his life" standard phrases.
The name:
Moshe son of Meir.
Died on the first of Tishrei, was buried on the fourth of Tishrei.
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8/15/2017 11:57 AM hey daniel,
maybe you can check this at the jewish community in limburg:
juedische gemeinde limburg
birkenallee 4
postadress : postfach 2007 , 65542 limburg germany
fone +49(0)6431/5843093 fax +49(0)6431/5843097
jglimburg@gmx.de

if you need any help i,m living near frankfurt/m (which is 45 min away from limburg)

i'm in poland now for family investigation and this:
http://bialystok.jewish.org.pl/
https://www.gofundme.com/2mzcb9hv

good luck

jan braunholz koenigstein(frankfurt/m) germany
xanpictures@hotmail.com
www.cafe-cortadora.de

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