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  • Tags: 1900s

A letter from Basile Nahas, written on September 12 1912, certifying that Bashir [Bashiri] Simon was baptized on June 5, 1907. The letter was written on behalf of Kathkfa Simon on the request of her husband George Simon, who was going to New York. It…
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A handwritten letter in Arabic. Confirm birthdate of Shukrallah Ibrahhem Tannous in 1892, age (15). Written by Father Khouri Nickola Aqel on December 5, 1907.
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Date: May 1909
A handwritten letter in Arabic. Confirm baptism of Youssef Tannous Shaheen Rezqallah in 1893. Written by Father Khouri Youhanna Maron alRaghraghi on May 17, 1909.
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Date: October 1904
A handwritten letter in Arabic. The letter was sent from Reverand Father Gabriel on October 20, 1904, and confirms that Wadiah, the daughter of George abi Shaja, was 15 and was born in Saghbeen, Syria.
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Date: 1905
A baptismal record for Elias Shaia, certifying his date of birth as January 14, 1905 and date of baptism as February 20, 1905. It lists his father's name as Mikle Shaia and mother's name as Habouba Hable and their address as 323 Elm St. His godfather…
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Date: circa 1914
A physician's certificate of age for Joseph Shaheen, confirming his date of birth as July 15, 1900.
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Date: circa 1914
A school record for Joseph Shaheen, born July 15, 1900 and residence at 313 Oak St. It lists information about their studies at the Oliver School and lists parent's name as Abdella Shaheen.
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Date: June 1922
A handwritten letter in Arabic. Confirm baptism of Youssef Tannous on March 1, 1896 by Father Khouri Youwakim alZughbi. Gofather was Youssef Thabit, and godmother was Milana wife of Youssef Afram. Also the baptism of Saba Tannous on November 28,…
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Date: June 1923
A physician's certificate of age for Saba Sfier created on June 8, 1923. It confirms their date of birth as June 8, 1907 in Syria. It lists their address as 284 Elm St.
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Date: Unknown
A handwritten letter from Anna Murphy of the Special School in Lawrence, Massachusetts, stating that George Salmi lost his passport and wants to go to work. She states that she saw his passport when he came to school and was born on October 25, 1906.…
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Date: January 1909
An Arabic letter handwritten by Father Khouri Youssef Hatem on January 25, 1909. It confirms the baptism of Shahla daughter of Saleem Abi Khedher on January 15, 1893.
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A handwritten letter in Arabic and English (on the left) certifying the age of Karim Saliba and date of birth as March 3, 1903, and baptism on March 10, 1903. (on the right) Arabic, certifying the birthdate of Hanna Saliba on Marc 21, 1901, and…
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Date: Unknown
An undated letter from Margaret Brown, principal of the Cross Street School, stating that Elias Saliba was born November 3, 1903.
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Date: Unknown
A certificate in Turkish (Ottomen). ID Certificate/record on Kareem Milo Saba in 1896 in Halab, Syria. Issued in 1903/1905.
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Date: October 1909
An Arabic letter handwritten by Father Khouri (name not clear) on October 15, 1909. It confirms the baptism of Kaisar son of Melhem Saba on July 2, 1893, by Father Khouri Gregor Rius. Godfather wasFaris (last name not clear), and godmother was Saud…
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Date: May 1919
A certificate of baptism issued on May 21, 1919. It certifies that Jonas Rudis was born on August 28, 1906 and baptized on September 5, 1906. It lists his father's name as Vicentos Rudis and mother's name as Petronele Debesuke. His sponsors are…
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Date: January 1919
A school record for M. J. Rizgalla created on January 17, 1919. It indicates that they were born October 15, 1904, residence at 500 Common St. It lists information about their studies at Warren Street School in Lawrence, Massachusetts.
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A handwritten letter from Clark Carter, Secretary of the Lawrence City Mission written on September 18, 1909 on a page with letterhead for the mission, which was located at 206 Essex St. It was written to help prove that Charles Own [Khalil Aoun] was…
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Date: June 1909
An Arabic letter handwritten by Father Khouri Boutrus Aoun on June 11, 1909. It confirms the baptism of Khalil (Charles Own) the son of Tannous Aoun on January 15, 1895. At the bottom is a phrase handwritten in English: "Oliver School Register- July…
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Date: August 1909
A handwritten letter in Arabic and English. Written by Father Khouri Hannah Zizhzghy on August 18, 1909, the letter certifies that Amia Nimy, daughter of Makhoul Nimy, was born March 3, 1894 in Falougha. A note on the bottom, in different…
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