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A handwritten document in both English and Arabic. The English portion lists Mary Jacob's date of birth as September 20, 1893 and date of baptism as September 28, 1893 in Bdadoun, Mount Lebanon. It names her godfather as Yusef Alis Fransis and her…
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Date: August 1912
An Arabic letter handwritten by Father Khouri Khalil Hayek on August 21, 1912. It confirms the baptism of (first name not clear) the daughter of Daowd (David) Njaimi on May 1, 1896 by Father Khouri Careliss. The godmother is the mother of Habib…
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A letter, in English and Arabic, written by Father Khouri Gabriel on December 18, 1908. certifying that Naim Jasser, son of Tannos Jasser, was born on April 10, 1893 and baptized on June 5, 1893. The Arabic portion gives the mother's name as Khazna…
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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: October 1912
An Arabic letter written by Father Khouri Elias Zaitoun on October 25, 1912. It confirms the baptism of Shikri the son of Youssef (Joseph) Nassif on April 15, 1897.
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Date: August 1912
An Arabic letter handwritten by Father Khouri Hanna (name not clear) on August 20, 1912. It confirms the baptism Marie the daughter of Shibly al Haber on September 22, 1899.
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Date: October 1913
An Arabic letter handwritten by Father Khouri Habib (last name not clear) on October 13, 1913. It confirms birthdate of Marie on June 2, 1898, and baptism on July 15, 1898. Note that this may be a different Marie Haber than the one listed in previous…
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Date: March 1911
An Arabic letter handwritten by Father Khouri Khalil on March 21, 1911. It confirms the birthdate of Marie Ayoub al Hajjar on October 15, 1894, and baptism on November 30, 1894.
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Date: March 1913
An Arabic letter handwritten by Father Khouri David Hajjar on March 15, 1913. Confirm baptism of Martha the daughter of Massoud Njaimeh on March 2, 1897.
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Date: October 1913
An Arabic letter handwritten by Father Khouri Gabrial al Bustani on October 3, 1913. It confirms the baptism of Youssef Khalil BuDiwan on November 29, 1895, by Father Khouri Youssef.
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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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Date: January 1910
An Arabic letter handwritten by Father Khouri Youssef Serkis on January 21, 1910. It confirms the baptism of Maryam the daughter of Metti Francis on February 7, 1895. Godfather was Boutrus (last name not clear), and godmother was Maryam the wife of…
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An Arabic letter handwritten on December 22, 1913. the top portion is written by Rev. Eshahia Kefoury and certifies that Tooma Joseph Zaidan al Kassouf's was baptized on July 5, 1895 by Rev. Ehalia Kefoury. It lists his mother as Helena Zhaib and…
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An Arabic letter handwritten by Father Khouri Mousa Marhaj on November 15, 1909. It confirms the baptism of Shukri Qiami on November 19, 1894.
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Date: 1910
A certification of baptism of (name no clear) in August 1895. Written by Father Khouri Rafael (last name not clear) in 1910. The document is damaged. On the bottom are a few penciled notations: "Adla Kellil Father Joseph August 15 1895 Mary Kalil"
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Date: May 1912
A handwritten letter confirming the age of (first name not clear), the daughter of Asaad Khutar Abi Raad, as (16), with a birthdate on August 6, 1897, baptized in the same month. It was written by Father Khouri Boutrus Bakalbani on May 6, 1912. A…
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Date: May 1909
A letter stating that Nejib Khelil Yusif Sallum was born on January 12, 1894 and baptized on January 22, 1894. His godfather is listed as Elias Khelil and his godmother as the wife of Elias [name unknown, ? aroon]. It was written by Father Khouri…
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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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Date: October 1906
A certificate in Arabic written on October 12, 1906 by Father Khouri Afram. It confirms the baptism of Maryam daughter of Youssef alTahan on March 9, 1890 by Father Khouri Boutrus alFrerie. Godmother was Zuhour widow of Francis Abi Tamra. A penciled…
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Date: 1920
A baptismal record from St. Anthony's Church in Lawrence, Massachusetts, certifying that Adele Macoul was born January 12, 1920 and baptized on October 3, 1920 by Rev. G. Bistany and Rev. Joseph David. It lists her father's name as Nassif Macoul and…
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An Arabic letter handwritten by Father Khouri Youssef (last name not clear) on February 15, 1910. It confirms the birthdate of Abdullah Najim Salloum in January 1894, and baptism on January 30, 1894. Godfather was Abduallah Hannah, and godmother was…
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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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Date: 1920
A baptismal record, issued by St. Anthony's Church at 256 Elm St., Lawrence, Massachusetts, for Eva Mansor, born March 9, 1920 and baptized May 9, 1920. It lists Eva's father's name as Elias Mansour and mother's name as Rose,and their address as 379…
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Date: August 1909
An Arabic letter handwritten by Father Khouri Boutrus Boutrus on August 23, 1909. It confirms the baptism of Najeeba daughter of Naoum Ayash Yezbek on August 10, 1893. Godfather was Elias Ayash Yezbek, and godmother was Nimnim wife of Hannah Mansour.…
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Date: July 1913
An Arabic letter handwritten by Father Khouri Yakob (Jacob) al Bahani on July 21, 1913. It confirms the baptism of Maryam daughter of Gabriel Mansour Saad on July 17, 1897. A pencil notation on the bottom reads "Mary Mansour [illegible] 8-19-13"
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