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Jewish Will Extracts 18th – 19th Century
1842 (17 Dec)
Jacob Treves of Jamaica and Rebecca Treves of London.
Adopted daughter, Sarah Moravia.
Nieces (not named) in Jamaica
Joshua Mendes Da Costa
Jeocabeth Treves, Jacob Treves, Rebecca Treves and Joshua Mendes Da Costa
Appeared Frederick Edgell, Gentleman of 3 Charlotte Row and Elias Mendes Pereira, Merchant of 31 Church Street, Spitalfields.
The will was written in Dec. 1825. Of Sarah Moravia he writes “My dear adopted child Sarah Moravia….a small token of the regard I have ever had for her every kind attention to me in sickness as well as health…” This must be the Sarah Moravia mentioned in