Sykes, Sassoon Elias David

Plot Location4A2
SurnameSykes
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 Death1
Hebrew Name 
Spouse’s Name 
Father’s NameEdward David Sykes (2J6)
Mother’s Name 
Other Surnames 
SexM
Marital StatusS
Maiden Name 
Title (e.g., Dr) 
Religious Status (כ/ל/י) 
Cause of DeathHis father had been sick earlier, which may explain why his stone’s inscription says “for the son that we did slay”.
Other Family DataHis 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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