Jewish Will Extracts 18th – 19th Century

Will Extract
Reference NA1147
Family Name ABRAHAM
Forenames John
Probate Date 1856 (12 Nov)
Address Bristol
Occupation Wine and Spirit Merchant
Spouse Caroline
Siblings Joseph Abraham; Sarah Abraham; Matilda Meldola; Harriett the wife of Samuel Leon Finzi; Bella/Isabella the wife of Henry Warburg; Emily the wife of Charles Isaacs; Bessie the wife of George Delgado;
Children Hester Evelina Abraham
Other Relatives Raphael Meldola son of Matilda
Bequests William Wolfe Alexander, Merchant of Bristol; Thomas Canning, Warehousman of Bristol; Hannah Cook, servant
Executors, Administrators William Wolfe Alexander and Thomas Canning,
Witnesses George Ley King, Solicitor of Bristol and his clerk William Plummer.
Notes cf. NA630 for his father Moses Abraham. John is Survey 1851, ID. 19287, wife Caroline is ID. 19288 (1803-69), daughter Hester was born in 1844 and in 1867 married Samuel Nunes Carvalho. William Wolfe Alexander is NA029
NA Cat Ref Prob 11/2241


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