Kassab Family History

Kassab, Aelyas family history_OCRWM.pdf

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Kassab Family History

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Description

This manuscript by Aelyas Kassab is a history of the Kassab family and a biography of Aelyas' own life. It begins with Aelyas' grandfather Elyas Kassab, born in 1814, and traces the family through the nineteenth century; particular attention is paid to the life and career of his uncle, Salim Kassab. After this family history, Aelyas gives an autobiographical account of his own life, from his childhood in Syria to his 1899 immigration to join his elder brother Wadea, finish his education, and join his brother's dental practice in Chester, Pennsylvania.

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Moise A. Khayrallah Center for Lebanese Diaspora Studies

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Kassab, Aelyas family history_OCRWM.pdf

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Aelyas Kassab, “Kassab Family History,” Moise A. Khayrallah Center for Lebanese Diaspora Studies Archive, accessed September 23, 2017, http://lebanesestudies.omeka.chass.ncsu.edu/items/show/13965.

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