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Jewish Will Extracts 18th – 19th Century
Woolf otherwise William
1853 (27 July)
2 Russell Place, Old Kent Road.
William and Elizabeth
Sarah Sannick (Stannick?), Housekeeper
Sarah Sannick (Stannick?), Housekeeper and Spinster
Lucy Pillar and William Pillar. By the time of Woolf’s death Lucy was a widow at 2 Salisbury Lane, Bermondsley Wall. Also appeared Edward John Gain, Lawyer of 7 Union Row, Bermondsley.
His children were baptised but he was probably Jewish. His housekeeper ABIGAIL JACOBS is listed as his wife in the Census of 1851. Could she be “Abigail JACOBS . I am the wife of Woolf Jacobs, who keeps a tobacconist’s shop in Featherstone-street. ” Old Bailey t18390204-731