Kassab Family History

Title

Kassab Family History

Subject

Description

This manuscript by Aelyas Kassab is a history of the Kassab family and a biography of Aelyas's own life. It begins with Aelyas's grandfather Elyas Kassab, born in 1814, and traces the family through the 19th century
particular attention is paid to the life and career of his uncle, Salim Kassab. After this family history, Aelyas gives an autobiographical account of his own life, from his childhood in Syria to his 1899 immigration to the United States to join his elder brother Wadea, finish his education, and join his brother's dental practice in Chester, Pennsylvania.

Creator

Publisher

Moise A. Khayrallah Center for Lebanese Diaspora Studies

Date

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

kc0035_003

Files

https://lebanesestudies.omeka.chass.ncsu.edu/uploads/kc0035/kc0035_003.pdf

Citation

Aelyas Kassab, “Kassab Family History,” Moise A. Khayrallah Center for Lebanese Diaspora Studies Archive, accessed May 20, 2024, https://lebanesestudies.omeka.chass.ncsu.edu/items/show/79229.