Frenkel, Jacob Nahum

2C7 - Jacob Nahum Frenkel 2C7 -Jacob Nahum Frenkel - Article 1
Plot Location 2C7
Surname Frenkel
Given Name(s) Jacob Nahum
Place of Birth Harbin?
Date of Birth (Eng) April 6, 1907
Date of Birth (Heb) 15 Nisan 5667 (should be 22 Nisan 5667)
Date of Death (Eng) April 1, 1961
Date of Death (Heb) 15 Nisan 5721
Age at Death 53
Hebrew Name יעקב ב״ר נחום
Spouse’s Name Anna Frenkel née Ginsbourg
Father’s Name
Mother’s Name
Other Surnames
Sex M
Marital Status D
Maiden Name
Title (e.g., Dr)
Religious Status (כ/ל/י)
Cause of Death
Other Family Data Children: Robert (b. 1939) and Emily (b. >1945)
Inscription (Eng) IN LOVING MEMORY OF JACOB NAHUM FRENKEL BORN ON 6TH APRIL 1907 DIED ON 1ST APRIL 1961 YOU GAVE LIFE FOR OUR WELFARE FROM WIFE ANNA AND CHILDREN BOBBY AND EMILY
Inscription (Heb) לזכר עולם הם׳ יעקב ב״ר נחום נ״ע נולד ט״ו ניסן תרס״ז נלב״ע ט״ו ניסן תשכ״א
Inscription (Other)
Historical Jacob had an affair with a woman he worked with. Although he maintained his relationship with the woman, he remained with Anna and their children. Five years later, he filed for divorce. Anna and the children eventually moved to Sydney where Anna became a prominent specialist in family law. She died in 2001 at age 90.

On the 1941 jurors’ list, Jacob is listed as being an overseer at H.K. Engineering & Construction Co., Ltd. The company was located at 1/F, 379 Nathan Road, Kowloon.

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