Jewish Will Extracts 18th – 19th Century

Will Extract
Reference NA534
Family Name GOLDSMID
Forenames Asher
Probate Date 1822 (25 Nov)
Address Formerly Leman Street, now Finsbury Square.
Occupation Broker
Siblings Abraham (deceased) wife is Ann. Sisters, Mary the widow of Lyon De Symons; Pearl (deceased) the wife of Joachim Moses
Children Alexander (wife Betsy), Isaac Lyon, Aaron Asher and Moses Asher. Daughter, Julia the wife of Philip Moses Samuel
Grandchildren Caroline Samuel daughter of Julia
Other Relatives Nephew, Aron Goldsmid son of Abraham. Rose Salomons “daughter of the late wife of Alexander Keyser who was Mrs. Asher Goldsmid’s father”. Nieces Matilda Joachim Moses and Mrs. Copeman and Mrs. Canter daughters of his sister Pearl.
Bequests Partners, Moses and Jacob Mocatta. Joshua Vanhoven, Surgeon of Fenchurch Street; Nathan Salomons, broker of Finsbury Square; Peter Salomons and his wife Maria, Merchant of St. Helens Place, Bishopgate Street; Daniel Mocatta and wife Ann of Woburn Place; Edward Goldsmid and his wife Rose, Broker of Finsbury Square; Mr. and Mrs Hort of Finsbury Square; John Allen, Gentleman of Cliffords Inn; Henry Hase, Cashier at the Bank of England; Mr. Humble, of the Bullion Office, Bank of England; Henry Jacobs of Dukes Place; Joseph Cohen and his wife Mary Ann, Merchant of Broad Street; Jacob Levy and Mary Nice, servants; Hyham Hyhams, his hairdresser; Sarah Dingham (house attendant) wife of Miles; Simon Samuel, his schoolmaster of Gun Square; Mr. Noble his annuant;
Executors, Administrators Alexander, Isaac Lyon, Aaron Asher and Moses Asher Goldsmid and Daniel Eliason of Hatton Gardens.
Witnesses John Allen of Cliffords Inn, W. Andrew and H. Answorth his clerks.
Notes See Akevoth
NA Cat Ref Prob 11/1663


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