Place and Date of Birth:

1752

Place and Date of Death:

1774 Apr 16

Site:

Jewish Cemetery
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Monumental Inscription

This mournful tomb doth inclose
a dutyful child a faded rose
chaste modest peaceable & good
long sufferings she patiently withstood
in life lived pitti'd, in death lamented
in one besign'd in the other contented
tis the virtuous REBECA of happy memory
daughter to COHEN BELEFANTE late o' the Rectory
departed this life on Saturday being
the fifth of month Yeiar in the year 5534
to the creation which correspons
to the 16th April 1774 aged 22 years