Will Extract
Da COSTA Maurice
Reference NA1472
Family Name Da COSTA
Forenames Maurice
Probate Date 1854 (9 Dec)
Address 23 Pelham Crescent, Brompton, Kensington, Middlesex.
Spouse Fanny the daughter of Mr. Levi of Portsea
Other Relatives Nancy the widow of Gabriel Da Costa and her daughters: Esther th wife of John Samuel of 42 Leman Street;Mary Hart widow of *** Hart of Swan Yard, Whitechapel; Rebecca the wife of John Jones (now or late of) Argyle Street, Sydney, Australia and Sarah the wife of Benjamin Barrow of Newcastle on Tyne. Siblings of testator’s wife are: Anna, Esther, Amelia, Benjamin Wolf and David Levi. Niece is Por***? Hiam the widow of Josue? Hiam and her five children viz, Mard**** Ernst; Augustus Benjamin; No*** Celestine; Esther Laurie and Sara Aime Hiam. Nephew is Moise Da Costa and his four children Emma Virginie; Moise ****; Laurie Esther and Aaron **** Da Costa. Niece, Esther the wife of Isaac Affla viz Jacob Achille and Aaron George Affla. Nephew Geo*** Da Costa. Marie Chariat Da Costa of 8 Faubourg Montmartre, France.
Bequests Frederick Seekamp Dixon of Grand Parade, Brighton; Solomon Almosino, Secretary of the Synagogue, Bevis Marks; Peter Markam of 24 Pelham Crescent. Mrs Burmeister formerly Sarah Priscilla Powell the daughter of Charles Henry and Charlotte Powell; Benjamin cohen the son of Alexander Cohen formerly of Gibraltar; Julia, Beuna and Meir Bourino; Moss Myers, reader at the Great Synagogue, Dukes Place; Emanuel Myers of Temple Cottage, Ramsgate; Grace the daughter of Elias Lindo. Miss Elliott.
Executors, Administrators Fanny Da Costa, Frederick Seekamp Dixon and Solomon Almosino.
Witnesses Thomas D. Almaine of 13 Pelham Crescent and Mark Nash, Baker of 2 Bishops Place, Chelsea and John Bowles, Cabinet Maker of 18 Pond Place, Chelsea.
Notes Portuguese Burial Ground, Mile End.He enumerates a number of his properties and their occupants
NA Cat Ref Prob 11/2201