Jewish Will Extracts 18th – 19th Century

Will Extract
Reference NA835
Family Name Da COSTA
Forenames Daniel Mendes
Probate Date 1755 (16 April)
Address Orange Street, Kingston, Jamaica
Occupation Merchant
Spouse Esther Mendes DaCosta
Siblings Samuel Mendes DaCosta of Holland
Children Isaac, Abraham, Rebecca, Sarah and Abigail Mendes Da Costa and Rachel the wife of Aaron Baruh Lousada
Grandchildren Emanuel and Daniel Baruh Lousada
Other Relatives
Executors, Administrators Isaac Mendes Da Costa, Abraham Mendes Da Costa and Aaron Baruh Lousada.
Witnesses Isaac Furtado, Benjamin Dias Fernandes and Daniel Lop Riz.
Notes Brother Samuel perhaps Samuel Mendes DaCosta (b. Bayonne 1683) married 1706 to Abigail Touro (Amsterdam Marriage Certificate 705-181)
NA Cat Ref Prob 11/815


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