Jewish Will Extracts 18th – 19th Century
|Probate Date||1840 (10 Aug)|
|Executors, Administrators||Emma Henry|
|Witnesses||J. Abraham and Flora Henry|
|Notes||Abraham is HSM 060, SEJD 053 and DEL CAN063. Abraham Henry’s father was Levi Abraham (1752-1847) the son of Alice Alexander (sister of Isaac Alexander of Portsmouth, 1772-1777) and Abraham Loew of Thalmessingen, Frankfurt. Levi (Judah) Abraham, born 1752, died 1847. In 1787 Levi married Elizabeth (1760-1811) a daughter of Henry and Zipporah Moses of Dover, and lived in Ramsgate. Both buried in Canterbury.
Their eight children (except Israel) took the family name Henry,:
In 1816 Abraham (1789-1840) married Emma Lyon the poetess (1788-1870), daughter of Rev. Solomon Lyon of Cambridge and his wife Rachel, daughter of Barnet Hart of Ely (see E., page 62).
From, Franklin, Records, London, 1915, pp. 83a – 83c; Franklin provides detailed records on the Henry family; see also Cream, 2001, p. 64.
Emma’s sister Kate married Abraham’s brother George Henry (1803-75) HSM 200. See also the will of Abraham’s uncle, Jacob Moses of Dover NA362.
|NA Cat Ref||Prob 11/1932|