1740 - 1785 (45 years)
||FRANKLIN Benjamin Wolf [Benjamin Ze'ev b Menahem Mendel ] |
||Cock Court, Jewry Street
||Alderney Road (Globe Rd) Jewish Cemetery
- Original inscription: Here lies a just man among princes. He walked the path of righteousness and hearkened to the voice
of the law and of prayer. His name was well known and respected by all. Rabbi Jacob Benjamin Wolf, son of Rabbi Menachem Franckel, died and was buried 15 Tammuz, 5545."
"This stone was erected at the cost of his son Abraham, a child of eight years. After fifty years his son Abraham returned and repaired this stone and replaced it with his own hands 23 Ab, 5604."
[Source: Records of the Franklin family and collaterals (1915)]
- Inscription: Benjamin Wolf Franklin. Sarah Franklin. Married August 28th, 1765, died January 15th, 1785. April 11th, 1785.
||Franklin, Benjamin Wolf & Sarah (nee Joseph (Israel)
||3 Jul 2010 |