Jewish Will Extracts 18th – 19th Century

Will Extract
Reference NA146
Family Name GOMPERTZ
Forenames Lea
Probate Date 1809 (9 Sept)
Address Finsbury Square
Occupation Widow
Spouse Salomon Barend Gompertz
Parents Benjamin Cohen
Siblings Brothers, Abraham Benjamin Cohen, Ephraim Cohen usually called Ernst Gustavus William Cohen and Ezekiel Cohen. Sisters, Sarah Ephraim and Rebecca Oppenheim
Children Sons, Barent, Isaac, Ephraim, Benjamin and Lewis. Daughters, Eve Cohen (wife of Abraham Benjamin Cohen), Sarah, Rachel and Amelia Gompertz
Grandchildren Alexander Gompertz son of Barent and Eliza eldest daughter of Barent
Other Relatives Barnard Cohen the son of Abraham. Daughter-in-law Miriam (wife of Barent) and niece Eva Myer.
Bequests Alice Hyams the wife of Moses Hyams and George Isaac Cohen orphan of her servants David and Cordelia Cohen. Ann Blackmore her nurse. Servants Easter Kingle? and Ann Holloman.
Executors, Administrators Barent, Isaac and Ephraim Gompertz
Witnesses J. Dodson of Walthamstow and John Pearce of Swithins Lane.
Notes Bequest to Hambro Synagogue
NA Cat Ref Prob 11/1503


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