|Given Name(s)||Abraham Moseh|
|Place of Birth||Amsterdam|
|Date of Birth (Eng)||May 18, 1898|
|Date of Birth (Heb)||26 Iyar 5658|
|Date of Death (Eng)||October 25, 1921|
|Date of Death (Heb)||23 Tishrei 5682 (Simchat Torah)|
|Age at Death||23|
|Hebrew Name||אברהם בן משה|
|Father’s Name||Mozes Alvares Vega|
|Mother’s Name||Sara Teresia van Ameringen|
|Title (e.g., Dr)|
|Religious Status (כ/ל/י)|
|Cause of Death||Internal abscess|
|Other Family Data||Sisters: Bliem (Flora) Aronson (b. December 27, 1895; d. September 11, 1935) and Johanna Gomes de Mesquita (b. May 2, 1901; d. July 3, 2001)|
|Inscription (Eng)||(Translation from Dutch): HERE RESTS ABRAHAM MOSEH ALVARES VEGA BORN AT AMSTERDAM 18 MAY 1898 DIED 25 OCTOBER 1921 AT THE AGE OF 23 YEARS. THOUGH HIS LAST RESTING PLACE IS SO FAR FROM US, WE WILL NEVER FORGET HIM|
|Inscription (Heb)||פה נטמן הבחור העלוב אברהם בן משה אלואריז וגא נולד ביום ששה ועשרים לחודש אייר שנת הת״ר״נ״ח״ יח מיה ١٨٩٨ נלבע ביום שמחת תורה שלשה ועשרים לחודש תשרי ת״ר״פ״ב״ כ״ה אכתובר ١٩٢١ ת׳נ׳צ׳ב׳ה׳|
|Inscription (Other)||HIER RUST
ABRAHAM MOSEH ALVARES
GEBOREN TE AMSTERDAM
18 MEI 1898
25 OCTOBER 1921
IN DEN OUDERDOM
VAN 23 JAREN
AL ZY ZYN LAATSTE RUSTPLAATS
NOG Z00 VER VAN ONS VERWYDERD
WY VERGETEN HEM NOOIT
|Historical||According to the death notice placed in the SCMP on October 26, 1921, he died at the French Hospital. He was employed at the time by the Transmarina Trading Company and had been in HK for 2-1/2 years. He was single.
His parents died in 1936 and 1907 respectively, both in Amsterdam.
After his mother died, his father married Hendrina (Hana) Speelman (b. 28 November 1872 in Amsterdam), daughter of Izak Speelman and Betje Hamburger, on 10 March 1909. She was deported to Auschwitz on 1 February 1943 and was sent straight to her death. They had no children together.
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