Inscriptions from Hebrew Rest Cemetery New Orleans

February 1, 2011
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This is a follow up to our recent blog on New Orleans Jewish Cemeteries and as promised here are a selection of inscriptions from the tombstone photos found here

Augustus BLOCK died 1896 aged 79

Lucia R BLOCK died 1903 sged 73

Betha Block MAYER 1857 – 1918

Dora J BLOCK 1881 – 1928

Joseph de SOLA born Apr 17 1887 died Aug 28 1934

Lucille DeCASTRO Aug 25 1879 – Dec 27 1909

Valentin REINACH May 21 1824 – Mar 16 1884

Nathan ISENBERG died Feb 10 1882 aged 47 years

Alexander Nov 13 1885 – Sep 29 1904

David DAVIDSON a native of Kingston Jamaica Born Jul 11 1831 died Feb … 1906

Georgina Adolphus wife of David DAVIDSON born in Spanish Town Jamaica …. 1918

Rebecca wife of Mo… LEVY native of Amsterdam Holland died Sept … 1853 … years

Henry HEINE born Sep 21 1846 died Dec 21 1847

Frances EMANUEL born in Newport R.I 1771 died New Orleans 1 Oct 1847 aged 73 years

Morris LION died Aug 2 1905 aged 54 years his wife Tillie DREYFUS died Oct 10 1922 aged 74 years.

Bernard Philips beloved son of Joseph COHEN, Regina PHILIPS born Sep 23 1822 died Jun 27  ..

Lewis KOKERNOT native of Amsterdam Holland who died Feb 22 1861 aged 61 years

Reuben SAMUEL who departed this life Oct 12 5619 Cheshvan .. aged 23 years. Hebrew: Reuben bar Michael

Adele daughter of Albert LEVI and Amanda BENJAMIN died Mar 20 1899 aged 10 years 6 days

Miriam de SILVA died Aug 20 1914

Samuel DEPASS died Jan 10 1875 aged .. years native of Bordeaux France

Charles Goudchaux SALOMON nee le …  decede le 29 Juillet 1861

Miriam Marseilles .. July 15 .. aged 5 years

Rachel ZACHARIA a native of Amsterdam Holland died 12 Feb 1846 5606 aged 95 years also of Abraham GREEN a native of Amsterdam died 28 Feb 1847 5607 aged 62 years

Elizabeth GREEN wife of Abraham Green native of Amsterdam Holland died Jun 4 1883 aged 83 years.

Sarah NATHAN relict of Samuel Nathan born in Charleston S. C. died Aug 6 1904 aged 78 years

Abraham BLOCK born in Bohemia Jan 20 1780 died in New Orleans Mar 17 1857

Robert Lee son of Augustus & Lucia BLOG born …. 30 1865, died Aug 8 1866

Lt Joseph C LEVY ist Regt C.S.A. Born Sept 16 1811 killed at the battle of Shiloh Apr 6 1862

Jacob J JOSEPH born in Georgetown S.C. 1st Sep 1805 died in this city 15 Mar 1876

Sarah wife of J. J. JOSEPH a native of New York who departed this life May 15 1866, R. H. S..(Sivan) 5626 aged 64 years.

Hattie Lakowsky MARITZKY June 28, 1880 – Aug 7 1918

Elise Mendel HIRSCH Dec 3 1956, 29 Kislev 5717 born in Alsace 1860

Adrian LEOPOLD born Jun 16 1860, died Aug 29 1914

Sophie? Fle?schm? wife of Jacob LOAB native of Sulz Germany born April 11 1830 died Mar 22 1905. Jacob LOAB native of Ingweiler Alsace born Dec 22 1820 died Mar 25 19..

Rose Kahn wife of Emile DURIEU born Jun 26 1826 died May 12 1899

Joseph HARRIS died Dec 5 1885 aged 70 years

Jenny CHAPSKY born Mar 7 1830 died Oct 23 1876.

Sophie Seleigstein wife of Jacob HIRSCH born in Landershauer Bavaria Germany Dec 6 1831 died Jan 20 1877

Wilhelm GRANER died at New Orleans Aug 24 1877 aged 39 years a native of Hungary

Eva Peiser wife of Jos. E HORANSON born in New york Jul 20 1850 died Jul 12 1876

Elizabeth D. A. COHEN M.D. grandchild of Sarah and Lazarus MAGNUS of Chatham County of Kent England. Born Feb 22 1820 died May 28 1921 wife of Dr. Aaron COHEN.

Michael MEYER died Feb 20 1871 aged 85 years

L ROSEN native of Russia aged 37 years died Sep 29 1875

J. STABINSKY a native of Poland died on the 12th of Sept year 1875. Hebrew: Yehuda b Simeon

Moritz LAHNSTEIN born in Budingon July 17 1839 died Apr 26, 1875. Hebrew: Menachem b Aaron

Sophie Schwartz wife of Lazarus MEYER born in Busenberg Rhine Bavaria Feb 17 1817 died Jan 10 1875

Jacob L KAISER died April .. 1882 aged …

Sadore WEILL born Jul 27 1863 died Mar 20 1883

Michel NAMM born Aug 31, 1857 died May 10 1870. Hebrew Michael b Yehudah

Hirsch SHIBILSKY died Jan 11 1869. Hebrew Hirsh b Elhanan

Marcus MYERS died by the hands of an assassin in Osyka Miss. Dec 14 1868 5629. Hebrew Meir b Sherga aged 33 years

Moses LEVY born in Fordon Prussia died Dec 27 1868 aged 30 years.

H. NEUFELD … Hebrew: Michael Hiam Neufeld.

Hyman DAVIDSON born in France died Sept 18 1867 aged 17 years & 10 months. Hebrew Hiam b Nathan

Myer LICHENSTEIN a native of Poland Born Dec 8 1820 died Sep 29 1867. Hebrew Meir b Dov

Elias W HASPEL …

Raphael beloved son of Philipp W. SEELIG & Dora B LAZARUS Born Sept 6 1904 died Jul 12 1906 ..

Lena SILVERSTEIN died August 12 1878

Isaac M ABRAMSON  born in Saromim? Russia Poland died Dec 31 1879 aged 50 years

Henriette Meyer beloved wife of Leon LEOPOLD born …. died May 20 1888

Marie beloved wife of Morris MARKS born in Prussia Ma 24 1814 died Jun 25 1881

Rebecca STERN died Aug 30 1878 aged 35 years.

Daniel DAVIS son of Margarette & Wolf DAVIS died 8 Aug 1872 aged 12 years a native of New Orleans. Hebrew Daniel b Zev HaLevi

M. WEINBERG native of Warsaw Poland died Sep 6 1870 aged. Hebrew Moshe Samuel b Zvi HaCohen

barish PLESNER born in Krakau 1841 died Mar 20 1874

Solomon COHEN a native of Russia Poland died at New Orleans Jun 5 1892 aged 56 years. Fanny wife of Solomon COHEN a native of Russia Poland died at Meridian Miss. Sep 27 1890 aged 56 years.

Leon GOLDSTEIN died Aug 21 1877 aged 21 years

Harry Hertz PEISER born in New Orleans Mar 27 1849 died in New Orleans Jan 2 1910

Isaac HERDMAN born in Russia died Dec 8 1916. Hebrew Isaac b .. David Herdman

Alexander JONES died dec 21 1860 aged 3 years & 3 months

Jeanette Rebecka died to the grief of her parents Harris and Anna Rachel GARFUNKEL at the age of three months and six days

Lena ZADICK aus GOSLIN. Hebrew Leah bat Joseph …. Av 5634

Julia HEILBORN wife of Joachim Heilborn born in Posen Prussia May 1803 died Oct 2 1871

Virginia PRESSER who departed this life Sep 10th 1866 (5627) aged 17 years.

Our thanks to All Things Genealogical.

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One Response to Inscriptions from Hebrew Rest Cemetery New Orleans

  1. Anonymous on November 13, 2011 at 2:46 am

    Thanks a lot for writing this, it was unbelieveably informative and told me a ton

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