Settlement Details

Settlement Details      
Bensusan (mn) nee Abrahams Flora
Database ID 36
Reference 3636
Year 1865
Date 4 Aug 1865
Family Name Bensusan (mn) nee Abrahams
Forenames Flora
Age or Birth 1796
Marriage 1816
Spouse David Bensusan
Notes (69) of 4 Barnes Buildings, Gravel Lane (2 years ago living with son Benjamin Bensusan at 5 John Street, Chicksand Street; married David Bensusan 49 years ago by Jewish rites at Meeting House Yard; he was a Turkish Jew and never gained a settlement in England; she is daughter of Benjamin Abrahams and his wife Catherine Abrahams and born about month before New Year at 4 Sparks Court, St James Duke’s Place, where her father rented a house 20 years at 16 p.a. [in margin `Aaron Lyons, 24 Mitre Street’] and after went to live in Church Row, Brick Lane, a small 2 roomed house and stayed 6 months then took a shop and 2 rooms at 7 Little Paternoster Row, Dorset Street, Spitalfields at 6s p.w. and stayed 7 or 8 months when he died and she married 6 months after; married husband 3 years after he came to England and when 23; her father died 46 years ago about 3 weeks after Passover.

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