Sykes, Sassoon Elias David

4A2 - Sassoon Elias David Sykes    
Plot Location 4A2
Surname Sykes
Given Name(s) Sassoon Elias David
Place of Birth  
Date of Birth (Eng) May 2, 1937
Date of Birth (Heb)  
Date of Death (Eng) May 2, 1938
Date of Death (Heb) Rosh Chodesh Iyar 5698
Age at Death 1
Hebrew Name  
Spouse’s Name  
Father’s Name Edward David Sykes (2J6)
Mother’s Name  
Other Surnames  
Sex M
Marital Status S
Maiden Name  
Title (e.g., Dr)  
Religious Status (כ/ל/י)  
Cause of Death His father had been sick earlier, which may explain why his stone’s inscription says “for the son that we did slay”.
Other Family Data His father was the cousin of Sophie Sykes (1B11). He was the first of his father’s nine children. A younger brother (#5), also named Sassoon Elias (Sykes), lives in Unionville, Ontario.
Inscription (Eng) YOU MAY BE GONE, YET LINGER NEAR
AT THE DAWN OF EVERY DAY
AND AT EVERY MOMENT
THOUGHT BRINGS TEAR
FOR THE SON THAT WE DID SLAY
SASSOON ELIAS DAVID
SYKES BORN 2ND MAY 1937.
DIED 2ND MAY 1938.
Inscription (Heb) נלבע ר״ח אייר התרצ״ח תנצבה
Inscription (Other)  
Historical  

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