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Ella (Cramer) Sykes (1899 - 1998)

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Ella Sykes formerly Cramer
Born in New Jersey, United Statesmap
Daughter of [father unknown] and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
Wife of — married in Dauphin, Pennsylvania, United Statesmap
[children unknown]
Died in Pennsylvania, United Statesmap
Profile last modified | Created 24 Dec 2016
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Categories: Williamsport, Pennsylvania | Harrisburg, Pennsylvania.


Ella was born April 17, 1899[1] in New Jersey, United States. Her parents were David Cramer and Dora (Jacobson) Cramer.[2]

In 1910 Ella lived in Williamsport, Lycoming, Pennsylvania, United States with her parents and four siblings.[2]

Ella married David Sykes August 15, 1920 in Dauphin, Pennsylvania, United States[3] and they had two children, Harold and Evelyn.[4]

In 1930 David, Ella, and their two children lived in Emporium, Cameron, Pennsylvania, United States.[5] In 1940 the family of four had moved to Harrisburg, Dauphin, Pennsylvania, United States.[6]

Ella died June 3, 1998 in Pennsylvania, United States. The Patriot-News published her obituary June 4. 1998.[7]


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  1. 1.0 1.1 United States Social Security Death Index, database, FamilySearch (20 May 2014), Ella C Sykes, 03 Jun 1998; citing U.S. Social Security Administration, Death Master File, database (Alexandria, Virginia: National Technical Information Service, ongoing).
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 United States Census, 1910, database with images, FamilySearch (accessed 24 December 2016), Ella Cramer in household of David Cramer, Williamsport Ward 5, Lycoming, Pennsylvania, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 85, sheet 3B, family 66, NARA microfilm publication T624 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1982), roll 1373; FHL microfilm 1,375,386.
  3. 3.0 3.1 Pennsylvania, County Marriages, 1885-1950, database with images, FamilySearch (24 June 2016), David Boyd Sypes and Ella Cramer, 1920.
  4. 4.0 4.1 Jewish Gen, Family Tree of the Jewish People, Interactive Tree of Max Sykes, (accessed December 11, 2016).
  5. 5.0 5.1 United States Census, 1930, database with images, FamilySearch (accessed 11 December 2016), Dave Sykes, Emporium, Cameron, Pennsylvania, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 2, sheet 2B, line 62, family 45, NARA microfilm publication T626 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 2002), roll 2014; FHL microfilm 2,341,748.
  6. 6.0 6.1 United States Census, 1940, database with images, FamilySearch (accessed 11 December 2016), David B Sykes, Ward 10, Harrisburg, Harrisburg City, Dauphin, Pennsylvania, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 22-59, sheet 16B, line 42, family 390, Sixteenth Census of the United States, 1940, NARA digital publication T627. Records of the Bureau of the Census, 1790 - 2007, RG 29. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 2012, roll 3482.
  7. 7.0 7.1 United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014, database with images, FamilySearch (16 September 2016), David B Sykes in entry for Ella Cramer Sykes, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, United States, 04 Jun 1998; from "Recent Newspaper Obituaries (1977 - Today)," database, ( : 2014); citing Patriot-News, The, born-digital text.

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