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Deacon Henry A. Sykes

Birthdate: (50)
Birthplace: Suffield, Hartford County, Connecticut, United States
Death: December 13, 1860 (50)
Suffield, Hartford County, Connecticut, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Alexander Sykes and Lois Sykes
Husband of Julia Ann Sykes

Occupation: architect
Managed by: Hatte Blejer
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About Deacon Henry A. Sykes

http://www.suffield-library.org/localhistory/sykes.htm

Henry A. Sykes was born in 1810 in Suffield, Connecticut. His family was one of the early families of Suffield. He was raised by his grandfather, Victory Sykes, after being orphaned at age five. He is best known as an architect. By the time he was thirty, he had designed and built the First Congregational Church and the Second Baptist Church (still in use) in Suffield. He was designed stores and private residences in Springfield, buildings at Amherst College (which awarded him an A.M. degree in 1854) and residences and churches in Greenfield, Mass. He was also a deacon of the First Congregational Church in 1857. He died in 1860.

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Deacon Henry A. Sykes's Timeline

1810
September 2, 1810
Suffield, Hartford County, Connecticut, United States
1860
December 13, 1860
Age 50
Suffield, Hartford County, Connecticut, United States