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Sarah Jacoby Abraham
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Birth: Apr. 16, 1849
Pinsk
Bresckaja, Belarus
Death: Oct. 20, 1907
Elizabeth City
Pasquotank County
North Carolina, USA

Sarah Jacoby Abraham, wife of Morris Abraham, was born in Russia (modern Belarus), and arrived via a couple of years in England in 1875, with a young daughter and infant son. Eventually, the brood included 10 children: Dena, David, Peyser, Samuel, Eva, Ida, Rosa, Aaron, Daisy, and Annie.

The original family name was Abrahams (plural). Sometime after 1880, Morris and Sarah began using the shorter "Abrams", while their eldest three children kept the Abraham name. Even though Sarah's death certificate reads Abrams, she was buried under the name Abraham.

Morris is buried in the adjoining Chevra Thilim Cemetery. 
 
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 Spouse:
  Morris Abraham (1849 - 1929)*
 
 Children:
  Peyser Abraham (1879 - 1950)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Gomley Chesed Cemetery
Portsmouth
Portsmouth City
Virginia, USA
Plot: 24H6
 
Maintained by: sjadelson
Originally Created by: Mike Cooper
Record added: May 30, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 37688647
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