Mary Jacob Letter

Title

Mary Jacob Letter

Description

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 godmother as Tag, the wife of Gorege (George) Habeb. It was written on September 15, 1909 by Father Khouri Youssef Merab, and certified on September 28, 1909 by Boutrus Shibly Archbishop of Beirut.

Publisher

Moise A. Khayrallah Center for Lebanese Diaspora Studies

Rights

Donor retains full ownership of any and all copyright currently controlled in agreement with Khayrallah Center. Nonexclusive right to authorize all uses of these materials for non-commercial research, scholarly, or other educational purposes are granted to Khayrallah Center pursuant to Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike (CC BY-NC-SA).

Format

Text/jpg

Language

Type

Text

Identifier

LPL_BRR_JacobMary001_wm

Coverage

Bdadoun, Lebanon
Beirut, Lebanon

Files

https://drive.google.com/uc

Citation

Khouri Youssed Merab, “Mary Jacob Letter,” Moise A. Khayrallah Center for Lebanese Diaspora Studies Archive, accessed November 15, 2019, https://lebanesestudies.omeka.chass.ncsu.edu/items/show/23725.