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Judah family


Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Aaron Lopez (1759-1817), 1770 - 1780

Scope and Contents

Three letters to Aaron Lopez from various Jewish citizens asking Lopez for trading help.

Dates: 1770 - 1780

Judah family (New York City and Richmond) papers

Identifier: P-77

Collection consists primarily of legal documents pertaining to the importation of merchandise from England to the Port of New York by various members of the Judah family. Also contains a detailed list of creditors and debtors of an undidentified member of the Judah family, among which appears the names of A.L. Gomez, Uriah Hendricks, and Henry Breevort of New York (1818-1831). Of special interest is a letter written to Samuel B.H. Judah by Aaron Burr regarding the study of law shortly after Judah's release from prison (1823); and a manuscript copy of a sermon belonging to Rev. Isaac H. Judah, generally considered to be the first reader of the Congregation Beth Shalom in Richmond, VA. The collection also contains inventories of the estates of Moses Judah (1822), Jessy (Jessie) Jonas Judah (1818), and her son, Aaron Hart Judah (1836), and letters of administration for and the inventories of the estate of her grandson, Samuel N. Judah (1849).

Dates: undated, 1794-1849

Judah family (New York, Montreal, Indiana) papers

 Collection — Box CB-P2, Folder: P-78
Identifier: P-78

Contains the correspondence of Gen. John Taylor to Bernard Judah about his father, Samuel's, pro-revolutionary activities in Montreal in 1774, describing in detail the provisions he supplied the American forces, and questioning the propriety of Gen. Benedict Arnold's involvement. Includes an unidentified letter depicting the virtues of Samuel Judah and materials relating to his financial position in Montreal.

Dates: 1725-1854

Michal (Micael) Judah to Aaron Lopez and Jacob [Bilevarey? or Rivera?], 1780 November 28

 Item — Box 1: [Barcode: 11000000696267], Folder: 17
Scope and Contents From the Series:

Three letters to Aaron Lopez from various Jewish citizens asking Lopez for trading help.

Dates: 1780 November 28

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Archival Object 2
Collection 2
Jewish capitalists and financiers 1
Law -- Study and teaching 1
Loans 1
Montréal (Québec) 1
Sermons 1