Abraham, Reuben David

2G25 - Reuben David Abraham - Photo 1  
Plot Location 2G25
Surname Abraham
Given Name(s) Reuben David (“Ruby”)
Place of Birth Bombay
Date of Birth (Eng) March 25, 1888
Date of Birth (Heb) 14 Nisan 5648
Date of Death (Eng) January 10, 1969
Date of Death (Heb) 20 Tevet 5729
Age at Death 80
Hebrew Name ראובן דויד
Spouse’s Name Mozelle Maisie (“Moselle Ruby”) Abraham (2G26)
Father’s Name Rabbi David E. J. (Ezra Joshua Ezekiel Joshua) Abraham
Mother’s Name Mozelle Moses
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Sex M
Marital Status M
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Religious Status (כ/ל/י)  
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Other Family Data Four children: Aziza Marjorie Mowlem (b. August 16, 1914, Shanghai; d. December 11, 2014, NJ), Ezekiel Abraham (2H27), Joseph Hayim (b. June 10, 1918, Shanghai; d. January 7, 1989, NY) and Isaac “Jack” (b. circa 1920, Shanghai; d. ?)
Inscription (Eng) REUBEN DAVID ABRAHAM
BORN 25TH MARCH 1888
DIED 10TH JANUARY 1969
Inscription (Heb) כ״נ ראובן דויד אברהם נ״ע נולד י״ד ניסן התרמ״ח ונלבע כ׳ טבת התשכ״ט תנצב״ה
Inscription (Other) “286” on bottom right front
Historical His father was the founder and president of the Sephardi Community in Shanghai. Both parents were descendants of David Sassoon and 2nd cousins to each other.

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