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Morris Alkes
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Birth: Jul. 28, 1886
Podlaskie, Poland
Death: Jan. 19, 1979
Warren County
New York, USA

Son of Ari Lieb "Louis" Alkes and Dwoire "Dora" Rutkonitz.
Arrived in the US with his sister-in-law Chana Suckman Alkes on November 2nd, 1904 on the Amsterdam from Rotterdam.
First married Ida Suckman and had sons Nathan and Isidore "Ishy".
Second married Ruth.
With his brother Isidore, he owned a junkyard in Glens Falls and family share many memories of junkyard and junk collection adventures. 
Family links: 
  Louis Alkes (1858 - 1918)
  Dora Rutkonitz Alkes (1857 - 1949)
  Ida Suckman Alkes (1886 - 1929)
  Ruth Alkes (1896 - 1951)
  Nathan Alkes (1911 - 1988)*
  Isaac Alkes (1918 - 2013)*
  Isaac Alter Alkes (1873 - 1956)*
  Abraham Awadia Elkes (1879 - 1946)*
  Morris Alkes (1886 - 1979)
  Isidore Alkes (1888 - 1984)*
  Henry Elkis (1892 - 1928)*
*Calculated relationship
Shaaray Tefila Cemetery
Warren County
New York, USA
Maintained by: JudiT
Originally Created by: Alice
Record added: Aug 28, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 75619733
Morris Alkes
Added by: JudiT
Morris Alkes
Added by: Alice
Morris Alkes
Added by: Alice
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Uncle Morris, I think of you often. I remember being a little girl and in awe of you. I also remember the junk yard. I remember the last time I saw you before you passed away. You were with Uncle Izzy and you gave me a dollar. Rest easy.
- Wendy G
 Added: Feb. 1, 2013
My 2g Uncle. Enjoyed so much spending time with your son. Love to hear stories about your junkyard!! RIP!!
- JudiT
 Added: Jan. 1, 2012

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