|MENDES DA COSTA Benjamin|
|Family Name||MENDES DA COSTA|
|Probate Date||1765 (4 May)|
|Address||Bury Street, London|
|Spouse||1. Judith, 2. Rebecca Pereira|
|Siblings||Jacob Mendes Da Costa|
|Children||Abraham and Raphael (both deceased) sons with first wife Judith|
|Other Relatives||Nephews, Hananel Mendes Da Costa, Merchant of London; Joshua Mendes Da Costa son of brother Jacob; Jacob Rodrigues Sylvia and his daughter Esther Gradis wife of Mr. Gradis; Raphael De Abraham Mendes Da Costa the son of the testators nephew Abraham Mendes Da Costa. The five sons of the testators late nephew Moses De Raphael Mendes Da Costa – Raphael, Abraham, Benjamin, Samuel and Jacob.
Esther Mendes Da Costa the widow of David Da Benjamin Mendes da Costa; Judica the wife of Isaac Mendes Da Costa of London; Reyna the sister of Judica, daughters of his brother Jacob. Rachel the wife of Aaron De Moses De Chaves; Jacob De Costa of London; Lea Lamego wife of Jacob De Castro, Surgeon of London.
Cousins, Isaac de Benjamin Mendes Da Costa and his wife Esther Thondos ? Da Costa; Rachel Mendes Da Costa the wife of Abraham Ximines Pereira of Amsterdam; Moses Sylvia of Bayonne; Abigail Rodrigues, Spinster of Bayonne; Esther Sylva Ergas wife of Abrahaim Haim Ergas of Leghorn; Moses Bravo and Rachel his wife; Rachel widow of Moses Mendes Da Costa of Amsterdam; Ribca Salazar widow of Jacob Cohen Faro of London; Moses Alvares Pereira of London. Sisters-in-law, Blanche? Mendes Da Costa widow of brother Jacob and Sarah Dias Pereira wife of Joseph Marquez Jr.; Mother-in-law Rachel Alvares Pereira.
|Bequests||Moses Cohen D’Azevido Franco, Jacob Jessurun of Amsterdam, Benjamin Nunes Lara the testators Book-Keeper; Samson Levi; David Da Meira; William Esgre? Gardener; Ann Bonfield, Servant.|
|Executors, Administrators||Hananel Mendes Da Costa, Isaac Jessurun Alvares and Abraham Lopes Pereira.|
|Witnesses||Jacob Mendes Da Costa Sr., Joseph Marquez Jr, Philip Carpret Webb, Jno. Whiteside, Thos. Le Breton of Sun Court, Cornhill, Richard Sword and Alex. Gerande.|
|NA Cat Ref||Mile End Cemetery. Bequests to the Portuguese Synagoues of London, Bayonne and Amsterdam; to the Synagogue in Dukes Place called Moses Hart’s Synagogue and the Synagogue in Magpie Alley called Henry Isaac’s Synagogue|