Jewish Will Extracts 18th – 19th Century

Will Extract
 
Reference NA579
Family Name De SOUZA HENRIQUES
Forenames Abraham
Probate Date 1751 (30 May)
Address St. Esprit, Bayonne
Occupation Merchant
Spouse Rachel (married in Lisbon). She is otherwise Rachel De Lespedes?
Parents
Siblings
Children Sons; Daniel (spouse is Esther de Souza Henriques), Jacob, David (spouse is Abigail De Souza), Moses (spouse is Judith Levy), Isaac (spouse is Fransia they live in Bordeaux), Solomon, Samuel, Aron, Mordecai, Elias, Rebecca (spouse is Daniel De Souza Henriques of Amsterdam), Esther (spouse is Abraham Monsanto) and Sarah (spouse is Abraham Alexandre).
Grandchildren Abraham De Souza Henriques son of Daniel and Esther; Abraham De Souza Henriques son of David and Abigail; Abraham De Souza Henriques son of Daniel and Rebecca of Amsterdam; Daniel, Isaac, Jacob and Rachel de Souza Henriques children of Moses and Judith
Other Relatives Brothers-in-law, Isaac Jospes?, Doctor of Physic and Abraham Lopes Jospes?, Sister-in-law, Rebecca Fernandes wife of David Fernandes, Cousin German, Daniel Laroigne of Bidache,
Bequests Bequest to the poor Jews of Saphet and Bidach.
Executors, Administrators Rachel de Souza (deceased when proved in London), Samuel and Salomon de Souza and Jean Paul Loniz? De Souza.
Witnesses Peter Jurason, Master Peruke maker; Joseph Lamar the Ferblantier; Johannes De Cheveras, master shoemaker; Isak Levy Rodrigues; Isak Rodrigues and Jean Rodrigues, Merchants, all of St. Esprit. Jurason? Lamotte Cafsolet?, Notary Public. Certified by Jean Desbiay, Leon Brothou, Bollen Freres and Isac N. Tanarez.
Notes Translation from the French certified by Isaac Netto. Marriage of Rebecca (Ribca) is probably MARRIAGE CERTIFICATE 713-188 , Amsterdam 1722.
NA Cat Ref Prob 11/788

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