Morris Menkus

Birth: January 6, 1871 in Little Rock, Arkansas

Death: May 14, 1937 (age 65-66)

Biography:

Morris was born and raised in Little Rock, Arkansas. He passed the bar exam in December of 1892 and began work as an attorney. Morris lived in Tacoma, Washington, from 1894 to 1900, then moved to Seattle. He married Elizabeth Eula Sylvester in Victoria on April 2, 1902.

Gravesite Details: Row C – Plot 24

Inscription:
In Loving Memory of
Elizabeth E
1869 – 1937
Morris
1871 – 1937
Menkus

Parents:
Elise Volmer Menkus (1836–1892)
Jacob Menkus (1830–1908)

Spouse:
Elizabeth Eula Sylvester Menkus (1869-1937)

Children:

Elise Dorothy Menkus Reed
born March 5, 1903 in Seattle,
married Elmer Edwin Reed in 1927,
died on August 31, 1987 in San Francisco.

Julian Alfred Menkus,
born July 4, 1904 in Seattle, Washington,
married Miss Ida Dunievitz of Denver in Sacramento, California on July 4, 1930,
died September 9, 1960 in Riverside, California

Siblings:
David L. Menkus (1870–1938)
Sidney Menkus (1873–1928)
Leon Menkus (1880–1885)
Gertrude Menkus Pfeifer (1883–1936)

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