01.04.2020 | Redaktor

The oldest matzeva at the Jewish cemetery

The oldest surviving matzeva at the Brzesko Jewish cemetery is located in its northern part behind the ohel of Lipschitz rabbinic dynasty. Translation of the inscription on this matzeva was provided by Noa Shashar, descendant of Brzesko Schiff family.

Here lay
important woman
modest Yettel
daughter of Shalom Shachne
died (unclear date, line ending with the letter ‘aleph’)
5584 (1824)