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Sidney (Solomon) MICHAEL

Sidney (Solomon) MICHAEL

Male 1880 - 1966  (85 years)

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  • Name Sidney (Solomon) MICHAEL 
    Born 24 Dec 1880  Baghdad, Iraq Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Certificate of Naturalisation, 1916
    Gender Male 
    Died 20 Mar 1966  Knightsbridge, LND Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • 5 Rutland Court
    Person ID I1230  Our Family History
    Last Modified 15 Mar 2016 

    Father David MICHAEL,   b. Baghdad, Iraq? Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1907/1908, Baghdad, Iraq Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother Katherine 
    Family ID F369  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Moselle MARCUS,   b. 1886, Singapore Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Jan 1967, Knightsbridge, LND Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Married 1912  Singapore Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Vivian David MICHAEL,   b. 14 Oct 1913, Hong Kong, China Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Jan 2001, Geneva, GE, Switzerland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)
     2. Iris Vere MICHAEL,   b. 23 Sep 1920, London, LND Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Aug 1958, Uxbridge RD, LND Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 37 years)
    Photos
    Sidney Michael & Moselle Marcus, 1912
    Sidney Michael & Moselle Marcus, 1912
    Wedding photograph taken in Singapore.
    Sidney & Moselle Michael, 1924
    Sidney & Moselle Michael, 1924
    Sidney & Moselle Michael with daughter Iris, mid-1930’s
    Sidney & Moselle Michael with daughter Iris, mid-1930’s
    This was probably taken on the Promenade des Anglais, Nice, France, in the mid-1930’s.
    Michael family, October 1939
    Michael family, October 1939
    Extracted from a photo of the Michael family with the Howards. Verso is inscribed (in the hand of Denise Anne Michael née Laidman): "Oct 1939 Leslie [Howard], David's mother [Moselle Michael née Marcus], Leslie's mother, Iris in front, David's father right"
    Sidney & Moselle Michael, 1942
    Sidney & Moselle Michael, 1942
    Taken from the wedding photo of Vivian David Michael and Denise Anne Laidman, West London Synagogue, 2 September 1942.
    Sidney & Moselle Michael, Nassau, ca 1947
    Sidney & Moselle Michael, Nassau, ca 1947
    Probably (since Paradise Island appears to be in the background) from the front of the British Colonial Hotel (now the Hilton), where they were staying (whilst the rest of the family were at Fort Montagu Beach Hotel) in 1947.
    Sidney Michael & Moselle Marcus, 1950’s
    Sidney Michael & Moselle Marcus, 1950’s
    Last Modified 21 Jun 2016 
    Family ID F448  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 24 Dec 1880 - Baghdad, Iraq Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 1912 - Singapore Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 20 Mar 1966 - Knightsbridge, LND Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Sidney Michael & grandson Nicholas circa 1956
    Sidney Michael & grandson Nicholas circa 1956
    This was taken from the Palace Hotel in Bournemouth where Sidney and Moselle Michael regularly took their holidays.
    Sidney Michael circa 1960
    Sidney Michael circa 1960

  • Notes 


    • Cause of death: a) Uraemia b) Cerebral thrombosis c) Arteriosclerosis

      There is a memorial to Sidney in Stoke Poges Memorial Gardens. It is not known if his ashes are buried there or not.

      Passenger lists:
      UK Incoming Passenger Lists, 1878-1960:

      5 August 1920, Liverpool, from Quebec, “Prinz Friedrich Wilhelm” (Canadian Pacific Line):
      Michael Sidney, Moselle & David Vivian [sic], ℅ S. Michael, 5 Broad St. Place, London EC2, 1st class, Merchant, respective ages 39, 35 and 6 ½, country of last permanent residence: China.

      6 August 1924, Southampton, from Quebec, “Empress of Scotland” (Canadian Pacific Line):
      Michael, Sidney, Moselle, David Vivian, Iris Vere, 5, Rutland Court, Knightsbridge, London S.W.7., First [class], [respectively] Merchant 42, H’wife 38, School 9, - 3, Country of last permanent residence: China.

      7 January 1932, Southampton, from Barcelona, “Arandora Star” (Blue Star Line), Mediterranean Cruise:
      Michael Mr. S., Mrs. M., Mr.V.D., Miss I.V., 5 Rutland Court, London.S.W.7., [respectively] Merchant 51, Married Wmn 46, Student 18, Scholar 11, Country of Permanent Residence: England.

      20 January 1933, London, from Yokohama, via Shanghai, Colombo, Bombay, Plymouth; “Ranpura” (P&O):
      Port of embarcation: Port Said, Michael Sidney & Iris, 5 Rutland Court, Knightsbridge, SW7, 1st [class], [profession] H.D., ages 50, 12, Country of last permanent residence: England

      UK Outward Passenger Lists, 1890-1960

      18 December 1931, from Southampton to ‘Mediterranean Cruise’, *Arandora Star” :
      Michael Sidney, 5, Rutland Court, London, S.W.7., Merchant, 47
      Michael Moselle, [same address], 44
      Michael Vivian, [same address], 18
      Michael Iris, [same address], 10
      Stunt Jesse, [same address], Nurse, 39

      16 December 1932, from Southampton to Port Said and Batavia, Java, “Marnix Van Sint Aldegonde” (Nederland Royal Mail Line):
      Michael, Mr Sydney, 5, Rutland Court, London S.W7, 1st, Port Said, Merchant, 46
      Michael, Mr Vivian David, [same address], 1st, Port Said, None, 19
      Michael, Miss Iris Vere, [same address], 1st, Port Said, None, 13
      Stunt, Miss Jessie Amelia, [same address], 1st, Port Said, None, 45
      Michael, Mrs Mosella, [same address], 1st, Singapore., None, 46
      Country of last permanent residence: England
      Country of intended future permanent residence: England

      20 November 1947, from Southampton to New York, “Queen Mary” (Cunard):
      Michael. Sidney., 66, 5 Rutland Court London S.W.7., Retired
      Michael. Moselle., 61, 5 Rutland Court London S.W.7., H. Wife.
      Michael. Vivian., 34, West Lodge. Cookham Berks., Solicitor
      Michael. Denise., 29, West Lodge. Cookham Berks., H. Wife.
      Michael. Carolyn., 3, West Lodge. Cookham Berks., Child
      Country of last permanent residence: England
      Country of intended future permanent residence: England


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