Jewish Will Extracts 18th – 19th Century

Will Extract
Reference NA998
Family Name JACOBS
Forenames Benjamin
Probate Date 1818 (7 April)
Address Paramatta N.S.W?
Other Relatives
Bequests Ann Taylor
Executors, Administrators Ann Taylor
Witnesses Isaac Lev Lyons, William Shannon? Of Paramatta N.S.W.
Notes One of Benjamin’s witnesses is William Shannon or Sharman of Paramatta, N.S.W. The will was written in 1810 and probably in Australia. If so Benjamin is very possibly Benjamin Jacobs other wise Abrahams, age 53 transported for 14 years in 1798 (t17980912-45). An Ann Taylor age 30 was transported for 7 years in 1795 (t17950520-40)

NA Cat Ref Prob 11/1603


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