Jewish Will Extracts 18th – 19th Century

Will Extract
Reference NA1137
Family Name REES
Forenames Daniel
Probate Date 1838 (20 Dec)
Address 14 Hanway Street, Oxford Street.
Occupation Silversmith
Spouse Priscilla
Parents Wolf a Levite
Siblings Sarah Simeon, Sophia Moses and Michael Rees of Oxford Street.
Other Relatives Sarah Simeon has three children (not named). His wife’s niece and nephew are Flora and Angel the children of Joel Davis of the Strand. Also (relationship unclear) Mortimer the son of Aley Davis, Alfred the son of Henry Harris of Chelmsford and Philip the son of Emanuel and Jesse Marks of Kings Street, Covent Garden.
Executors, Administrators Priscilla Rees, Joel Davis, Aley Davis, Michael Rees (replaced in codicil by Abraham Kisch, Secretary of the Western Synagogue)
Witnesses Henry Lee of 14 Hanway Street. Mary Prudence Martin. Appeared Lewis Lazarus, Dealer in Jewellery of 7 George Street.
Notes Signed in Hebrew Daniel son of Wolf a Levite. Daniel is CemeteryScribes I2820. Wife’s brother is Joel Davis see NA1134. Emanuel Marks is Survey 1851 ID 16316. Daniel is entitled to a legacy upon the death of Mrs Horworth? Of Platt Place, Camden Town.
NA Cat Ref Prob 11/1904


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