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ABRAMSON, David

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Collection
Canadian Jewish Congress organizational records
Material Format
textual record
Archival / Genealogical
Genealogy Records
Collection
Canadian Jewish Congress organizational records
Material Format
textual record
Date of Death
May 10, 1945
Place of Burial
Toronto, Ontario
Cemetery
Toronto (Mount Sinai) Memorial Park
Age at Time of Death
34
Enlistment No.
S/39116
Rank
Corporal
Unit
Royal Canadian Corps of Signals
Notes
Signalman David Abramson, Royal Canadian Corps of Signals, of Ansonville, Ontario, was reported dangerously ill on September 26, 1944 (Casualty List M-616). He served overseas before he was discharged.
Subjects
World War II
Record Source
Canadian Jewish Military Casualties
Fonds No.
CJC0001
Archival / Genealogical
Genealogy Records
Repository
Canadian Jewish Archives
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ABRAMSON, Leib

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Collection
JEWISH COLONIZATION ASSOCIATION (JCA or ICA)
Material Format
textual record
Archival / Genealogical
Genealogy Records
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Collection
JEWISH COLONIZATION ASSOCIATION (JCA or ICA)
Material Format
textual record
Spouse
Bushe
Children
Nochem, Isaiah, Benjamin, David, Blume, Judith
Report Date
1912
Place of Settlement
Krugerdorf, Ontario
Record Source
Jewish Colonization Association Colonist Report
Fonds No.
I0032
Series No.
KC
File No.
22
Archival / Genealogical
Genealogy Records
Repository
Canadian Jewish Archives
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ABRAMSON, Leib

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Collection
JEWISH COLONIZATION ASSOCIATION (JCA or ICA)
Material Format
textual record
Archival / Genealogical
Genealogy Records
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Collection
JEWISH COLONIZATION ASSOCIATION (JCA or ICA)
Material Format
textual record
Spouse
Basha
Children
Nachum, Isaiah, Benjamin, David, Bluma, Judith
Report Date
1913
Place of Settlement
Krugerdorf, Ontario
Record Source
Jewish Colonization Association Colonist Report
Fonds No.
I0032
Series No.
KC
File No.
21
Archival / Genealogical
Genealogy Records
Repository
Canadian Jewish Archives
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ABRAMSON, Nathan

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Collection
JEWISH COLONIZATION ASSOCIATION (JCA or ICA)
Material Format
textual record
Archival / Genealogical
Genealogy Records
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Collection
JEWISH COLONIZATION ASSOCIATION (JCA or ICA)
Material Format
textual record
Spouse
Dvorah
Children
Joseph, William, Nissen, Samuel, Philip, Tilly, Helen, Minnie
Report Date
1912
Place of Settlement
Krugerdorf, Ontario
Record Source
Jewish Colonization Association Colonist Report
Fonds No.
I0032
Series No.
KC
File No.
22
Archival / Genealogical
Genealogy Records
Repository
Canadian Jewish Archives
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ABRAMSON, Nathan

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Collection
JEWISH COLONIZATION ASSOCIATION (JCA or ICA)
Material Format
textual record
Archival / Genealogical
Genealogy Records
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Collection
JEWISH COLONIZATION ASSOCIATION (JCA or ICA)
Material Format
textual record
Spouse
Deborah
Children
Joseph, William, Nissen, Samuel, Phillip, Tilla, Helen, Minnie, Feiga
Report Date
1913
Place of Settlement
Krugerdorf, Ontario
Record Source
Jewish Colonization Association Colonist Report
Fonds No.
I0032
Series No.
KC
File No.
21
Archival / Genealogical
Genealogy Records
Repository
Canadian Jewish Archives
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ACKER, Sidney

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Collection
Canadian Jewish Congress organizational records
Material Format
textual record
Archival / Genealogical
Genealogy Records
Collection
Canadian Jewish Congress organizational records
Material Format
textual record
Date of Birth
1919
Date of Death
November 03, 1942
Place of Burial
Toronto, Ontario
Cemetery
Toronto (Roselawn) Hebrew Cemetery
Age at Time of Death
23
Enlistment No.
R-129960
Rank
Leading Aircraftman
Unit
Royal Canadian Air Force
Notes
Leading Aircraftman Sidney Acker, of Guelph, Ontario (R.C.A.F. Casualty List No. 416, November 6, 1942), was killed when the Anson bomber in which he was flying crashed at Dorchester, Ontario.
Subjects
World War II
Record Source
Canadian Jewish Military Casualties
Fonds No.
CJC0001
Archival / Genealogical
Genealogy Records
Repository
Canadian Jewish Archives
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Admission of Cantor Nathan Mendelson to Canada from United States

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Collection
CONGREGATION SHAAR HASHOMAYIM MUSEUM AND ARCHIVES
Description Level
Item
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
Correspondence ; Ht:27.9 cm x W:21.5 cm : English
Fonds No.
SH-01; 507
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
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Collection
CONGREGATION SHAAR HASHOMAYIM MUSEUM AND ARCHIVES
Description Level
Item
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
Correspondence ; Ht:27.9 cm x W:21.5 cm : English
Date
July 25, 1938
Fonds No.
SH-01
Item No.
507
Physical Condition
Good
Notes
Copy of letter sent to Mr. H.M. Levine from A.L. Joliffe at the Department of Mines and Resources - Immigration Branch, Ottawa, confirming the admission of both Cantor Nathan Mendelson and Cantor Herman Semiatin into Canada from the United States to be employed by Congregation Shaar Hashomayim. Copy of letter stamped by Congregation Shaar Hashomayim and signed by Executive Secretary M. Hirsch. Recipient's address: Gdynia America Line, 740 Windsor Street, Montreal, Quebec.
Places
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Congregation Shaar Hashomayim Museum and Archives
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ANSONVILLE: correspondence; 'A Jewish Community That Was -- Ansonville, Ontario' monograph

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Collection
Canadian Jewish Congress organizational records
Description Level
File
Material Format
textual record
Fonds No.
CJC0001; ZD; ZD
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
Canadian Jewish Congress organizational records
Description Level
File
Material Format
textual record
Date
1940-1978
Fonds No.
CJC0001
Series No.
ZD
File No.
ZD
Notes
Correspondence includes 1940 letter from Montreal Jewish Community Council to J. Perelmutter re Jewish internees in Camp Q (Cochrane).
Subjects
ANSONVILLE: correspondence; 'A Jewish Community That Was -- Ansonville, Ontario' monograph
Places
Ontario
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Canadian Jewish Archives
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APRIL, Lionel Julius

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Collection
Saint John Jewish Historical Museum Synagogue Records
Material Format
textual record
Archival / Genealogical
Genealogy Records
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Collection
Saint John Jewish Historical Museum Synagogue Records
Material Format
textual record
Name of Father
Michael April
Spouse
Freda Lee Garson April
Children
1 son - Michael, 1 daughter, Lori Beth
Date of Birth
February 2, 1917
Date of Death
August 25, 1993
Place Where Deceased
New Brunswick, Canada
Place of Residence
Toronto, Ontario
Cemetery
Shaarei Zedek Cemetery
Age at Time of Death
77 years
Notes
OBITUARIES: Evening Times Globe, August 31, 1993, Obituary also appeared Wednesday, September 1, 1993. Lionel (Lee) April born February 2, 1917, in Lithuania, son of Michael and Lily (nee Leopold) passed away on Wednesday, August 25, 1993, at Toronto General Hospital, following a courageous struggle after several years of illness. Lionel immigrated to Canada as a young child with his parents, settling in Montreal. He enlisted in the Royal Canadian Air Force in 1940 in Toronto, serving in active combat in Europe and North Africa as a decorated flying officer earning the rank of Flight Lieutenant. Following his Honourable Discharge in 1945, Lionel joined Garson-Odeon Theatres in Saint John, New Brunswick, where he was Regional manager until 1959. From 1960 he was owner/operator of Robbins Drug Store in Saint John until selling the business in 1971. From that time, he concentrated his efforts on the development and management of a residential real estate portfolio. Due to poor health, he retired in 1986 and moved to Toronto. Lionel was an active member of the business community in Saint John and was a former Commissioner of the Fundy Region Development Commission and a former Co-Chairman of the United Fund of Greater Saint John. He worked diligently for the Saint John Jewish Community and served on the board of Congregation Shaarei Zedek (Saint John) for many years, where he retained life-long membership. He also worked actively for many Jewish organizations. Lionel is survived by his wife, Freda Lee April (nee Garson), daughter Lorie Beth (Toronto), son Michael (Halifax, N.S.), and two grandchildren. Funeral service and interment took place on Friday, August 27, 1993, in Saint John. Shivah is being observed at the family residence in Toronto. Charitable donations may be made to the Canadian Friends of The Hebrew University or the Heart and Stroke Foundation. The Evening Times Globe Thursday, August 26 / Friday, August 27, 1993 April - The death of Lionel J. April of Toronto, Ont. and formerly of Saint John, occurred on Wednesday, August 25, after a lengthy illness. He was in his 77th year. He is survived by his wife Freda April, a daughter Lori Beth of Toronto, and a son Michael of Halifax, and two grandchildren. The funeral will be held from Castle Funeral Home (Hillsley), 91 Leinster Street, on Friday August 27, at 2 p.m. Internment will be in Shaarei Zedek Cemetery. Gravestone reference code(s): JM 998.61.368. Memorial plaque in synagogue: Nathan and Mary Meltzer - E4. Additional notes: former Saint John resident
Record Source
SJJHM Cemetery and Obituary Records
Fonds No.
SJJHM-S
File No.
14
Archival / Genealogical
Genealogy Records
Repository
Saint John Jewish Historical Museum
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AXLER, David Richard

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Collection
Canadian Jewish Congress organizational records
Material Format
textual record
Archival / Genealogical
Genealogy Records
Collection
Canadian Jewish Congress organizational records
Material Format
textual record
Date of Birth
1915
Date of Death
January 15, 1941
Place of Burial
Windsor, Ontario
Cemetery
Brantford Jewish Cemetery
Age at Time of Death
26
Enlistment No.
R-71565
Rank
Leading Aircraftman
Unit
Royal Canadian Air Force
Notes
Leading Aircraftman David Axler, of Brantford, Ontario, was killed in an air accident in Canada when his training plane crashed 15 miles from Windsor, Ontario. He had won his wings and was about to receive them formally when the accident occurred. He had trained at Regina and Brandon before being posted to Windsor in November 1940. A major in the cadets before entering the services, Leading Aircraftman Axler was the first of the Jewish men from Brantford to enlist in the R.C.A.F. (Source: Canadian Jews in World War II)
Subjects
World War II
Record Source
Canadian Jewish Military Casualties
Fonds No.
CJC0001
Archival / Genealogical
Genealogy Records
Repository
Canadian Jewish Archives
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