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Avedis Charles Sookiasian
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Birth: 1876
Malatya, Turkey
Death: Jul. 15, 1934
Manhattan
New York County (Manhattan)
New York, USA

Avedis was the son of Toros & Mariam Sookiasian of Malatya, Turkey. Avedis immigrated to America via Alexandrette and arrived at Ellis Island June 19, 1899. He joined a M. Zeroun Garaglanian in New York City. He first married Turvanda Anna Najarian, the daughter of Hagop Najarian and Varter Mardigian, on July 16, 1910. She died after having a daughter that was named Turvanda after her. This daughter died a month later as well. Avedis then married Maritza Terzian and they had two Rose and Elizabeth. Avedis moved alone to New York City prior to 1920 where he ran a restaurant. At his death he was living at 155 East 29th Street on Manhattan. His cause of death was pyelonephritis (kidney disease) and uremia. He died just three days after his sister Margaret. 
 
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 Parents:
  Toros Sookiasian (1830 - 1913)
  Mariam Kojabashian Sookasian (1835 - 1915)
 
 Spouses:
  Turvanda Anna Najarian Sookiasian (1887 - 1911)
  Maritza A. Terzian Agigian (1891 - 1973)*
 
 Children:
  Turvanda Sookiasian (1911 - 1911)*
  Rose Sookiasian Oymaian (1915 - 1997)*
  Elizabeth Sookiasian Chivian (1917 - 2007)*
 
 Siblings:
  Diramayr Mary Sookasian Esayian (1858 - 1919)*
  Nazareth Sookasian (1873 - 1932)*
  Haroutune Sookasian (1875 - 1937)*
  Avedis Charles Sookiasian (1876 - 1934)
  Margaret Sookiasian Azadigian (1878 - 1934)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Silver Mount Cemetery
Sunnyside
Richmond County (Staten Island)
New York, USA
 
Created by: Paul S.
Record added: Aug 28, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 15540917
Avedis Charles Sookiasian
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