Citation
Gravestone 234, Hunt's Bay Jewish Cemetery (Last Name: Rodrigues de Leon, First: Iacob/Iahacob, Title: Doctor/Dr)

Material Information

Title:
Gravestone 234, Hunt's Bay Jewish Cemetery (Last Name: Rodrigues de Leon, First: Iacob/Iahacob, Title: Doctor/Dr)
Series Title:
Cemetery Survey of Hunt’s Bay Jewish Cemetery, Hunt’s Bay, Jamaica
Creator:
Caribbean Volunteer Expeditions
Donor:
Ainsley Henriques and Caribbean Volunteer Expeditions
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Language:
English

Subjects

Subjects / Keywords:
Jewish cemeteries -- Jamaica
Jews -- Jamaica -- Genealogy
Spatial Coverage:
North America -- Jamaica -- Kingston -- Hunt's Bay

Notes

General Note:
Date of Death: 5 de Junio 1703; Date of Death: 2 de Tamuz Ano 5463; Age at Death: 63; Languages: Hebrew, Portuguese, English; Sex: Male; Occupation: Doctor/Dr; Coordinates: F4 x F5 x G4 x G5 (in part F 5/6); Surveyor: J Crow; B & W NO: 103
General Note:
Cemetery Survey conducted by Caribbean Volunteer Expeditions, January 2008, in Hunt's Bay Jewish Cemetery, Hunts Bay, Kingston, Jamaica.

Record Information

Source Institution:
Judaica Collections at UF
Holding Location:
Judaica Collections at UF
Rights Management:
Copyright Caribbean Volunteer Expeditions. Permission granted to University of Florida to digitize and display this item for non-profit research and educational purposes. Any reuse of this item in excess of fair use or other copyright exemptions requires permission of the copyright holder.

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CEMETERY SURVEY Hunts Bay Jewish Cemetery, Hunts Bay, Jamaica Jan 2008 CARIBBEAN VOLUNTEER EXPEDITIONS BOX 388 CORNING, NY 14830 Surveyors Name: J Crow checker: Dessel NAME ON GRAVESTONE: Last: Rodrigues de Leon GRAVESTONE NO: 234 B & W NO: 103 First: Iacob/Iahacob Gravestone Coordinates: F4 x F5 x G4 x G5 (in part F 5/6 Middle: Title: Doctor/Dr Date of Death: 5 de Junio 1703 Date of Death: 2 de Tamuz Ano 5463 Age at Death: 63 Cause of Death: Place Name: Languages Hebrew, Portuguese, English Sex: Male Marital Status: Occupation: Doctor/Dr Other Name/Relationships (Inscribed/ Incised) GRAVESTONE TYPE BOX GRAVESTONE TABLE GRAVESTONE VAULTED GRAVESTONE ABOVE GROUND GRAVESTONE/VAULT (WITH SEVERAL GRAVES) OBELISK/MONUMENT OTHER: HOLE FOR HOLY SOIL GRAVESTONE MATERIAL MARBLE GRANITE SLATE OTHER STONE (WITH SEVERAL GRAVES) B RICK CAST IRON CONCRETE PLASTER MASONRY OTHER: OTHER MATERIALS AT GRAVE SITE FENCE CAST IRON/WOOD METAL/ BRICK /STONE CURBING STATUARY GRAVESTONE OTHER: cement mortar over bricks in base SIZE OF GRAVESTONE MATERIAL UPON WHICH EPITAPH APPEARS: WIDTH: 30 THICKNESS: 12 LENGTH: 73 OVERALL SIZE OF GRAVESTONE (base): WIDTH: 38 THICKNESS: 5 LENGTH: 77 ILLUSTRATIVE ELEMENTS: none CARVERS SIGNATURE: ORIENTATION: East 110 of north CONDITION OF GRAVESTONE (INTEGRITY OF STONE) EXCELLENT GOOD POOR WEATHERING CHIPPING CRACKING FALLEN TILTED BIOLOGICAL STAINING BROKEN ( NUMBER OF FRAGMENTS) PREVIOUS REPAIR COMMENTS: Portguese letters worn away; Hebrew in better condition ; base chipped/broken

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CEMETERY SURVEY Hunts Bay Jewish Cemetery, Hunts Bay, Jamaica Jan 2008 CARIBBEAN VOLUNTEER EXPEDITIONS BOX 388 CORNING, NY 14830 TRANSCRIB ERS NAME: CHECKERS NAME: NAME ON GRAVESTONE: Last: GRAVESTONE NO: B & W NO: LEGIBILITY OF EPITAPH LEGIBLE ILLEGIBLE EFACED INCISED RELIEF TRANSCRIPTION OF EPITAPH: SKETCH: COMMENTS: