Jewish Will Extracts 18th – 19th Century

Will Extract
Reference NA412
Family Name POLACK
Forenames Simon Liepman (otherwise Leffman Salomon Polac)
Probate Date 1791 (21 Jun)
Address St. Botolph.
Spouse Hannah
Other Relatives Nephew, Salomon son of his sister
Executors, Administrators Hannah Polack
Witnesses Moses Rental from Hambro and Senah the daughter of Moses of Blessed Memory.
Notes Trs. From the Hebrew by Josh Schabracq. See GSBUR 002/10, called Lipman Solomon and his father Solomon Pollak from Hamburg. Is he brother of Meir Lefman Polack, the Secretary of the Great Synagogue in 1752. (Roth, History ch*****). This would then mean that “Moses of Blessed memory was Meir Lefman Polack! See also the will of his brother in law Samuel David. d 1791 (Prob 11/1204).
NA Cat Ref Prob 11/1206


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