Teraf Aown Letter

Title

Teraf Aown Letter

Description

This letter, handwritten in both Arabic and English, certifies Taraf son of Faris Aown's birthdate as July 21, 1896 and baptism on November 26, 1896. His home town is listed as Saghbeen, Syria. It lists his father as Faris Nekowla Elias Aown, and his mother as Handowme Samia Aown. His godfather is listed as Najem Aown and his godmother as Mrs. Beder Saigh.

Creator

Publisher

Moise A. Khayrallah Center for Lebanese Diaspora Studies

Date

Rights

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Format

Text/jpg

Language

Type

Text

Identifier

LPL_BRR_AounSeraf001_wm

Coverage

Saghbine, Lebanon

Files

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Citation

Clergy, “Teraf Aown Letter,” Moise A. Khayrallah Center for Lebanese Diaspora Studies Archive, accessed January 26, 2020, https://lebanesestudies.omeka.chass.ncsu.edu/items/show/25750.