Jewish Will Extracts 18th – 19th Century

Will Extract
Reference NA611
Family Name WOOLFE
Forenames Benjamin
Probate Date 1799 (14 Dec)
Address Portsea
Occupation Gentleman
Children The children of Mary Bullock are Joseph Woolfe, Sarah Woolfe, Frances Woolfe, Henry Woolfe.
Other Relatives
Bequests Mary Bullock (living with him), Peter Lock, Gentleman of Lambeth, Surrey, Joseph Proud Yoemans, Gentleman of Portsea.
Executors, Administrators Peter Lock and Joseph Proud Yoemans.
Witnesses John Bridges and George Soaper.
Notes Possibly the Benjamin Woolfe who was a signatory in 1791 for the lease of the of the Portsmouth Synagogue, see The Portsmouth Community and its Historical Background
The first “lady magnus” memorial lecture. Paper read before the Jewish Historical Society of England. March 11, 1935, By Cecil Roth.
NA Cat Ref Prob 11/1334


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