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William Nelkin -- Chevra-Thlim Cemetery, New Orleans LA
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz
N 29° 58.743 W 090° 06.512
15R E 778993 N 3319983
Quick Description: The broken column tombstone of William Nelkin next to the stand of three Haspel broken columns in the Chevra-Thlim Cemetery of New Orleans.
Location: Louisiana, United States
Date Posted: 2/15/2015 5:05:16 PM
Waymark Code: WMNCRK
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member Mark1962
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Long Description:
The broken Column tombstone of William Nelken has collapsed. Hopefully someone will come and restore it to ots full upright glory.

Blasterz could see that there was a lot of good information on this tombstone, but with all the mud after a rainy afternoon, and with dusk approaching, we were only able to discern that Mr. Nelkin was born in Natchitioches LA.

From Find-A-Grave: (visit link)

Birth: Aug. 7, 1878
Natchitoches Parish
Louisiana, USA
Death: May 28, 1899
Date of Birth: 7 Aug 1878

Date of Death: 28 May 1899

Headstone/Monument Text:
WLLIAM NELKIN Born in Natchitoches LA Aug. rest is illegible due to dirt and debris

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