Will Extract
Reference NA2463
Family Name FRANCO
Forenames SALAMON
Probate Date 28 March 1765
Address Negapaturia, Dutch under the Governor of Baron Danork?
Siblings Esther, Joseph and Raphael of Leghorn,Jacob
Other Relatives Grandson Abraham Rodrigues Miranda son of Esther ;Francis Franco, Nephews Joseph,David sons of Abraham Franco;Raphael,Moses son of Jacob Franco, London, Brother in law David Henriques do Castro of Amsterdam
Bequests His family to divide into 4 equal parts funds for Safed, Jerusalem; Hebron? Tosiba? Of Bahal ;Jozuba of Leghorn, Aaron and Joseph Rumus? Servants in his household, Portuguese Synagogue London and Leghorn, Governor Baron Danerk?. Manuel? Do Coro? Mrs Jane Morse and Richard Morse, Britannia du Monlo or Britannia, London(servant?) alias Dirloina/Botholha and her mother Rufino?Governor of Madras, Salomon Franco Maga the niece of Britannia John the young Macotto belongs to Rebecca and Esther Phineas Soerra
Executors, Administrators Brother Joseph of Leghorn;nephew Joseph son of Abraham
Witnesses William Badle President of the English Company; Manuel Coustinlox?
Notes Has a house in Madras. He was living in India when he wrote his will, Rebecca and Esther (to be sent to London with Aaron and Joseph Rumus? Or if they are not willing to look after them and the two girls to be sent to Amsterdam to David Is do Castro or to his family)***unclear as to who these two girls are, Refers to monies he and his family hold in the Bank of England and to a grant made to Joseph Franco of Leghorn Translated from the Portuguese
NA Cat Ref PROB 11/906, Proved by Francis?Franco grandchild and the eldest in London of the branch of Jacob Franco the brother” ,NWILLS,NA2464,FRANCO,DAVID HAIM Otherwise David Franco,14 May 1796,Leghorn,,Lea de Pinto,Raphael,,”Ribca,Simha,Ester,Rachel Refers to his sons (not named)