|Place of Birth|
|Date of Birth (Eng)||circa 1883|
|Date of Birth (Heb)||March 11, 1948|
|Date of Death (Eng)||Rosh Chodesh Adar II 5708|
|Date of Death (Heb)|
|Age at Death||64|
|Spouse’s Name||Elsie Kennedy|
|Father’s Name||A. E. Abraham (1C4)|
|Mother’s Name||Anna Mackenzie|
|Title (e.g., Dr)|
|Religious Status (כ/ל/י)|
|Cause of Death|
|Other Family Data||Sons: Edward Abraham and Gerald Morris Abraham (b. April 25, 1916; April 3, 2003, Woodstock, NY)|
Brothers and sisters: Ezra Abraham (2H5), Joseph Abraham (2J2), Elizabeth “Lizzie” (Mrs. Wm.) Pitcairn and Kathleen “Kitty” (Mrs. Edward) Seyer
|Inscription (Eng)||TO THE MEMORY OF|
WHO DIED ON THE 11TH MARCH 1948
AGED 64 YEARS.
|Inscription (Heb)||לזכור עולם פה מצא מנוח ה״מ ראובן אברהם נלב״ע ביום ר״ח אדר ב שנת הת״שח והיו ימו ארבעה וששים שנה תנצ״בה|
|Historical||According to the 1917 jurors’ list, he was a clerk at British-American Tobacco Co., Ltd. The 1922 and 1923 jurors’ lists have him as a merchant at N. S. Moses & Co., located at 8 Torres Buildings, Kowloon. A 1941 jurors’ list has him as a share broker at Tester & Abraham, which was his brother Ezra’s company. He lived at 38 Kimberley Road, Kowloon. |
Elsie died on October 30, 1916, at age 29. She is buried in HK Cemetery (Plot 16B/4/6). There is a grave in HK Cemetery for a Cecil Kennedy Abraham, who died in 1911 at age 7-1/2 months. Could he have been their son?
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