Jewish Will Extracts 18th – 19th Century

Will Extract
Reference NA823
Family Name MENDES
Forenames David Periera
Probate Date 1836 (13 Jan)
Address Kingston, Jamaica
Occupation Esquire
Children Sarah
Other Relatives Sisters-in-law, Abigail Henriques and Hannah DeLeon; Cousin, Leah Periera Mendes, Widow; Nephew Moses Gutteres; Son-in-law, Emanuel Henriques
Bequests Joseph Henriques and David Henriques of the U.S.A. Abraham Quixano Henriques and David Quixano Henriques, Merchants of London; Samuel Mendes (brother of Leah Periera Mendes); Alexander Roper, Chemist of London. In a codicil he “discharges” his apprentices Betsy and her mulatto sons William and George Casar, Ebron, Elisa, Fidelia, William ****, Peter, Evilena, Sarah, Ann Green, Mary Murass? and her daughters Sarah, Matilda Fuller and Betsy, her son is Billy known as William Harvey and ***** Brown. He mentions the”improper and bad conduct” of William Harvey.
Executors, Administrators Abraham Quixano Henriques, David Quixano Henriques, Joseph Henriques, David Henriques and Samuel Mendes.
Witnesses Solomon Boneto, Benjamin Alberga Sr., and J.A. Delapenha.
NA Cat Ref Prob 11/1856


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