Jewish Will Extracts 18th – 19th Century

Will Extract
Reference NA204
Family Name ISRAEL
Forenames Isaac
Probate Date 1781 (10 Oct)
Address Langenstrasse and Menenstrasse? Hanover
Occupation Proviant Master
Siblings Emanuel Israel, Doctor of medicine for the house of the Prince of *****Capels?
Children Daughter Clara (deceased) the wife of Moses Levy Gottschalk
Grandchildren Grandaughters Juttschen, Blumschen, Rachelschen, Sorlchen, Matelschen and Frommelschen (spelling of the girls names uncertain); grandsons Gimpel and Salomon Gottschalk all children of his late daughter Clara.
Other Relatives Juttchen daughter of Brother Emanuel. His father’s brothers son is Israel Hertz with sons Susman and Jemerias Hertz – each of these with a son named Israel after their grandfather.
Executors, Administrators Moses Levy Gottschalk and Mr. John Peter Veltman? (Velthson?) of Hanover
Witnesses J. Hartman (Hanover),John Rudolph Staub (London).
Notes He ‘cuts his wife out of his possessions because she never behaved as a duitiful wife but was sly etc etc…….’. Codicil says one grandson now deceased. The will translated from the German.
NA Cat Ref Prob 11/1083


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