Jewish Will Extracts 18th – 19th Century

Will Extract
Reference NA150
Family Name GOMPERTZ
Forenames Zimpertje
Probate Date 1754 (9 April)
Address Cleves
Occupation Widow
Spouse Jacob
Siblings Brother Cosman Gompertz
Children Sons Philip, Salomon, Bendix, Baer and Ruben. Daughters, Sarhud, Bola, Gudle and Hitzle. Bola is wife of Dr. Joy Adolphus. Sarhund? Is married.
Grandchildren Grandaughter Bolon Heilbut (daughter of Moses Heilbut)
Other Relatives
Bequests Servant Joseph Moses of Hanau
Executors, Administrators
Witnesses Lwinter, J.A. Ritzart, A.E. Jameke, J.M. De Vries and LJ? Oppermam.
Notes Baer has a bride in Poland. Bendix has been a big spender and will only receive a small legacy and some linen. And if Ruben does not marry the girl from Hamburg he will not inherit as much. Translated from the High Dutch.
NA Cat Ref Prob 11/808


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