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Charles Abrahm -- Chevra-Thilim Cemetery, New Orleans LA
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz
N 29° 58.752 W 090° 06.503
15R E 779007 N 3320000
Quick Description: The broken column tombstone for Charles Abrahm, at New Orleans beautiful Chevra Thilim Cemetery
Location: Louisiana, United States
Date Posted: 2/15/2015 1:09:56 PM
Waymark Code: WMNCQN
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member Mark1962
Views: 1

Long Description:
This broken column tombstone is one of many at this exotic and deeply historic Jewish Cemetery.

The tombstone reads as follows:

"CHARLES ABRAHM
Born Sep 1 1862
Died Nov 16, 1902
[Hebrew letters]"

We find out a little more about him at Find-A-Grave: (visit link)

Birth: Sep. 1, 1862
Mississippi, USA
Death: Nov. 16, 1902

Married about 1886

Family links:
Spouse:
Helene Jacoby Abrahm (1864 - 1928)

Children:
Michael Charles Abrahm (1902 - 1992)*

We found this family in the 1900 census on Ancestry.com.

ABRAHM, Charles, head, male, white, born Sep 1862, age 37, married 14 years, born MS, father born Germany, mother born Germany, working as a merchant

ABRAHM Helene, wife, female, white, born Oct 1864, age 35, married 14 years, mother of eight children of whom 4 are living, born in Germany, father born Germany, mother born Germany

ABRAHM Salo, son, male, white, born March 1890, age 10, single, born LA, father born MS, mother born Ger, at school

ABRAHM, Beatrice, daughter, female, white, born Aug 1892, age 7, single, born LA, father born MS, mother born Ger, at school

ABRAHM, Runette, daughter, female, white, born Jun 1895, age 5, born LA, father born MS, mother born Ger, at home

ABRAHM, Pauline, daughter, female, white, born Feb 1900, 1900 age 6/12, born LA, father born MS, mother born Ger

We found a picture of him on ancestry as well, which we will upload. Information on the picture states that he was born in Osyka MS and died in Monolive MS.
Date of Birth: 1 Sep 1862

Date of Death: 16 Nov 1902

Headstone/Monument Text:
CHARLES ABRAHM Born Sep 1 1862 Died Nov 16, 1902 [Hebrew letters]


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