Jewish Will Extracts 18th – 19th Century

Will Extract
Reference NA1190
Family Name PHILLIPS
Forenames Mordecai
Probate Date 1847 (23 Dec)
Address Finsbury Place South.
Occupation Gentleman
Spouse Esther
Siblings Joseph Phillips and his wife Charlotte, Catherine the widow of Jacob Cohen of Swansea, Abraham Phillips (deceased) his widow is Sarah Phillips of Abergavenny in Monmouthshire; Abigail the wife of Jacob Mosely of Swansea (has three children)
Children Maria the wife of Reuben Michael, Dealer of Houndsditch; Henrietta the wife of Moses Cohen; Julia the wife of Moses Moses, Jeweller of Bury Street; Sarah the wife of Jacob Silverston.
Grandchildren daughter Julia has nine children; Sarah has eleven children; Maria has four children and Henrietta has three children
Other Relatives Nieces, Matilda Joseph the wife of —– Joseph of Swansea; Charlotte the wife of Abraham Hyam, Dentist of Northampton;
Bequests Edward Foligno, Silversmith of Bury Street; Abraham Levy, Jeweller of Albany Place, Regents Park; Mary Brown and Benjamin Oppenheim, Servants.
Executors, Administrators Joseph Phillips, Edward Foligno, Moses Cohen and Jacob Silverston
Witnesses William Morse Batho of America Square and T.J. Smithson his clerk.
Notes Father of Mordecai is NA411. Brother Joseph is CemeteryScribes I9411 (spouse Charlotte nee Mozely). Daughters, Sarah is HSM 097 (1822); Julia is HSM 081. Henrietta???/Caroline is HSM 063. Their father given as Mordecai (Mr.) b. the learned Mr. Zelig (Razel) the Chazan deceased. Gazette 19006 (1832) The Matters of the PETITIONS and SCHEDULES of the PRISONERS hereinafter named (the same having been filed in the Court) are appointed to be heard as follows :
At the Court-House, at Cardiff, in the County of Glamorgan, on the 12th day of January 1833, at Eleven o’Clock in the Forenoon precisely.Jacob Mosely, late of the Town of Swansea, Glamorganshire,. Spirit-Dealer and. Watch-Maker, lately carrying on business iu Partnership with, George Hopkins,, a); Svcajisea aforesaid..
NA Cat Ref Prob 11/2066


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