Jewish Will Extracts 18th – 19th Century

Will Extract
Reference NA1068
Family Name CRABB
Forenames Lewis
Probate Date 1810 (9 June)
Address Rosemary Lane.
Spouse Esther
Other Relatives
Executors, Administrators Esther Crabb
Witnesses Thomas Loney, Attorney of Burr Street, East Smithfield and John Masey, Liquor Merchant of 262 Tooley Street.
Notes Died 1806. “Among the convicts and free settlers in early Australia there were a
number of London Jewish pencil makers, and two who are reputed to
have invented machinery for pencil making – Phillip Crabb (b:1750s),
and Samuel Moss Solomon (b:1770s) who supposedly had a factory in Spitalfields.
Jewish Gen message,

NA Cat Ref IR/26/383


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