Jewish Will Extracts 18th – 19th Century

Will Extract
Reference NA1441
Family Name De PINTO
Forenames Jacob
Probate Date 1757 (1 March)
Address The Hague
Spouse Ribca
Children Moses, Sarah, Rachel and Elizoba the wife of “his honoured son-in-law Aron Lopes Suasso. He forgives Elizoba for her scandalous second marriage to *****?
Grandchildren Abraham, Jacob, Esther and Rachel Lopes Suasso the children of Elisoba. Joseph, Jacob and Elisoba De Pinto the children of Sara. Rachel, Samuel and Jacob De Pinto the children of Rachel
Other Relatives
Bequests Mentioned in the Portuguese version (earlier will of 1719 translated by Isaac Netto) are David Abenatar, Imanuel Abenatar and his son Jacob Abenatar Pimental and Moses Abenatar.
Executors, Administrators Moses van Jacob De Pinto
Witnesses Appeared before John Sythoff, Notary Public of the Hague. Witnesses Martinus and Marcus Sythoff.
Notes To be buried at Ouverkerk next to his late wife. Bequest to various Portuguese synagogues and also to the German Jews Synagogue in the Hague to which Tobias Boas his “good friend doth belong”. Translated from the Dutch by Moses Schomberg.
NA Cat Ref Prob 11/829


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