Jewish Will Extracts 18th – 19th Century

Will Extract
Reference NA893
Family Name COHEN (otherwise ROGERS)
Forenames Wolf Benjamin (otherwise William)
Probate Date 1853 (5 Nov)
Address 270 Rue St. Honor, Paris and Avenue St. Cloud Passy, near Paris.
Occupation Dentist
Spouse Ellena Reville
Parents Benjamin Wolf Cohen
Siblings Brother, Nochem Wolf Cohen. Sisters Vye Cohen the wife of David Nathan, Merchant of Sunderland, England and Rooye Cohen of Beuwarden/Leewarden, Holland
Children Son, Benjamin Raoul Rogers and daughter Catherine
Other Relatives
Executors, Administrators Alphonse Chaumont; the Mayor of the Second District and the Chief Rabbi.
Witnesses Alphonse Chaumont, Proprietor of 270 Rue St. Honor, Paris.
Notes Took the name William Rogers. Will Translated from the French.
NA Cat Ref LMA Ref: DL/C/537 No124.


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