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  • Tags: Baptisms

Date: March 1910
A letter from a priest, Abraham al Hage, stating that he consulted a copy of the record in the church George Abdalla was baptized in. Abdalla was baptized on May 12th, 1894 in Falougha, Lebanon. This letter was sent for Abdalla's employment and was…
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Date: circa 1932
This record, produced by St. Anthony's Church at 256 Elm St., Lawrence, Massachusetts, confirms George Assad's date of birth as May 17, 1917, and date of baptism as July 15, 1917. It lists his father as Charles Assad and mother as Freda Assad. The…
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Date: Unknown
Arabic letter handwritten by Father Khoury Youseef [unclear last name]. It was written to confirm baptism of George, son of Vilan Faris, on February 9, 1897. George's godfather was Ibraheem [last name unclear], and his godmother was Maryam, the…
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Date: August 1912
An Arabic letter handwritten by Father Khouri Boutrus on August 29, 1912. It confirms the age of Gergers (George) Hannah Eissa (17) based on baptism records in church.
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An Arabic letter handwritten by Father Khouri Bronobabas Elia alAntaki on March 5, 1911. It confirms the birthdate of George son of Michael Saliba on June 15, 1895, and baptism on July 5.
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Date: May 1912
A personal testimony by Joseph Nassif of Dover, New Hampshire, given on May 13, 1912. It translates the Arrabic letter sent to certiffy Jadoun Hatem's age. Nassif testifies that that Jdou [Jadoun] Hatem was baptized on May 8, 1896 in Hammana,…
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Date: March 1912
An Arabic letter handwritten by Father Khouri Michael Thomas on March 6, 1912. It confirms the baptism of Jadoun the son of Numan Melhem Hatem on March 8, 1894 by Father Khouri Youssef Melhem. On the back is a handwritten note in Enlgish stating…
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A letter, written by Simon Abojalad from Kab Elias, Syria, on September 4, 1910. It testifies that Jahja Hawy, son of Namat Ulla Hawy, was born in Kab Elias and baptized on October 12, 1894.
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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: August 1911
Handwritten letter in Arabic from Khouri Minas Kfouri, composed on August 9, 1911 The letter confirms the age of Yousuf Abdalla (16) based on the information mentioned in the baptism book (record), which gives his date of birth as January 1895.
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Date: August 1909
An Arabic letter handwritten by by Father Khouri Rafael (last name not clear) on August 25, 1909. It confirms the baptism of Youssef son of Saleem Shalhoub on August 10, 1893, age (16). Written in pencil at the bottom is "Card 10-8-09 Page 266 Joseph…
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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: July 1911
Handwritten extract from a baptism register. It was copied on July 20, 1911 by the church Notre Dame du Secours [Our Lady of Help] in Sakiet-El-Misk, Lebanon. The baptism was of Kalil Constantin Aboud in July of 1895. He was the son of Constantin…
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A letter from Rev. Thomas Griffin of Henderson, North Carolina, written on December 11, 1915. It certifies that that Kalile Francis was born on September 27, 1904 in Henderson, North Carolina, and baptized by missionaries from the Sacred Heart Church…
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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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An Arabic letter handwritten by Father Khouri Bronobabas Elia al Antaki on March 5, 1911. It confirms the birthdate of Karima daughter of Michael Saliba on July 24, 1896, and baptism on August 15.
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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: Unknown
A letter certifying that Kizhia Elias Koury was born May 17, 1903 and baptized December 3, 1903. Written by Rev. Gabriel Bostany, Rector at St. Anthony's Church at 256 Elm St., Lawrence, Massachusetts. The note is written in both Arabic and English.
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A handwritten letter in both Arabic and French. It was written by Father Khouri Youssef (Joseph) Chebli el-Hachem from Acoura, Mount Lebanon, on February 8, 1914 to confirm the birthdate of Lamyaa the daughter of Jirjis Youssef on December 15, 1896…
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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: April 1909
A handwritten letter from Rev. Mosa Boohaider in Baskinta, Lebanon, on April 23, 1909. It confirms the date of birth of Lewis Hider as November 15, 1892 and date of baptism as December 29, 1892. handwritten notes in English at the bottom indicate…
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Date: 1920
A baptismal record, issued by St. Anthony's Church in Lawrence, Massachusetts, confirming Lillian Gabriel's date of birth as April 10, 1920 and date of baptism as October 30, 1920. It lists Lillian's father's name, William Gabriel, and mother's name,…
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Date: October 1909
An Arabic letter handwritten by Father Khouri Youssef (last name not clear) on October 11, 1909. It confirms the baptisms of the children of Rasheed Ghassan al Harfi: his son Majeed on March 21, 1900 and daughter Dhab on May 12, 1903.
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Date: August 1918
A handwritten letter in Arabic. Confirm baptism of Malecha (Maleka) AlDebis on November 10, 1893. Written by FR. Basile Nahas on August 28, 1918.
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The baptism certificate for Margaret (Peggy) Domit Moses, signed by the pastor, with the names of her family and sponsors.
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