Abraham Levi was born in Russia. He emigrated to Leeds, Yorkshire England with his family when he was eight years old and eventually served in the British Army. He was also an amateur actor and appeared in many plays in the Yorkshire Yiddish Theater.
Abraham married Rose in 1900 and they had six children. They eventually emigrated to the United States where they settled in Atlantic City, NJ and changed their name to Leon. They were married married for 59 years when Rose passed away.
Their Children were Nathan, Mary who died as a child, my grandfather Harry, Ralph, Herman, Edith and Henry who is 96, sharp as a tack and still living in Atlantic City. He still drives, dates and dances!
Rose Leon (1881 - 1959)
Ralph Leon (1901 - 1984)*
Harry Leon (1907 - 1990)*
Morris Herman Leon (1910 - 1973)*
Edith Levi Shaw (1913 - 1990)*
Ahavas Abram Cemetery
New Jersey, USA
Maintained by: Ronald Leon
Originally Created by: Mark Maxwell
Record added: Mar 12, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 18371459