Elias Rocus Letter

Title

Elias Rocus Letter

Subject

Description

An Arabic letter handwritten by Father Khouri Gabreil on September 20, 1912. Confirms the birthdate of Elias, son of Abdo Rocus, on September 15, 1896, and his baptism on October 22. Mother is Thuraya, godfather is Arshad alSahlany, and godmother is Handoma al Sahlany. At the bottom is a handwritten note in English that reads "Ellis Rocus Card [illegible] Forrest 11-5-12."

Creator

Publisher

Moise A. Khayrallah Center for Lebanese Diaspora Studies

Rights

The donor retains full ownership of any copyright and rights currently controlled. Nonexclusive right to authorize uses of these materials for non-commercial research, scholarly, or other educational purposes are granted to Khayrallah Center pursuant to U.S. Copyright Law. Usage of the materials for these purposes must be fully credited with the source. The user assumes full responsibility for any use of the materials.

Format

Text/pdf

Language

Type

Text

Identifier

LPL_BRR_RocusEllis001_wm

Files

https://lebanesestudies.omeka.chass.ncsu.edu/uploads/GR0007/LPL_BRR_RocusEllis001_wm.pdf

Citation

Khouri Gabreil, “Elias Rocus Letter,” Moise A. Khayrallah Center for Lebanese Diaspora Studies Archive, accessed February 24, 2024, https://lebanesestudies.omeka.chass.ncsu.edu/items/show/78687.