|Given Name(s)||Charles David|
|Place of Birth||Shanghai|
|Date of Birth (Eng)||March 18, 1882|
|Date of Birth (Heb)|
|Date of Death (Eng)||July 21, 1971|
|Date of Death (Heb)||28 Tammuz 5731|
|Age at Death||89|
|Hebrew Name||צאלח דוד חי|
|Spouse’s Name||Gladys Gordon [Frankenstein] (2H20)|
|Father’s Name||David Hai Silas|
|Mother’s Name||Kate Silas née Ezekiel|
|Title (e.g., Dr)|
|Religious Status (כ/ל/י)|
|Cause of Death|
|Other Family Data||Siblings: Mena David Silas (b. circa 1886, Shanghai; d. March 1979, UK), Rachel Richie Raymond (2G20), Louise Silas (b. circa 1889, Shanghai; d. June 1971, London, UK), Rebecca Beatrice Silas Haskell (b. January 18, 1891, Shanghai; d. August 4, 1954, London), Frederick David Silas (b. circa 1893, Shanghai; d. September 1933, London, UK), Joyce Sophie Silas (b. circa 1898, Shanghai; d. April 9, 1990, Napa, CA), Arthur David Silas (b. circa 1901, HK; d. September 1979, London, UK) and Mabel Silas (b. circa 1904).
Had one son: Abraham Silas
|Inscription (Eng)||CHARLES DAVID SILAS DIED 21ST JULY 1971|
|Inscription (Heb)||פה מצא מנוח המ״ צאלח דוד חי צאלח נלב״ע כ״ח תמוז תשל״א תנצב״ה|
|Inscription (Other)||“293” on face of marble|
|Historical||He and Gladys married in Manchester, England, on Apr 27, 1921.
In an 1898 jurors’ list, his father is listed as an assistant at D. Sassoon Sons & Co., and living at 10 Seymour Terrace.
The family immigrated to Canada around 1905, living in Edmonton for a time.
His sister, Rebecca Beatrice Silas, was married to the son of Rachel Haskell (2G3) and her husband, David.
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