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Wills -- Pennsylvania

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

Aaron Levy papers

 Collection — Consolidated Box P4, Folder: P-124
Identifier: P-124
Abstract Collection contains five legal documents pertaining to land purchases, including one concerning Robert Morris; three items related to business matters (1781-1804); an unidentified manuscript inscribed in Hebrew; and Levy's last will and testament (1815). Also includes estate document of Benjamin Levy.
Dates: 1781-1815

Aaron Levy, Jr. estate papers

 Collection
Identifier: P-448
Abstract The collection contains 3 items pertaining to the estate of Benjamin M. Levy, brother of Aaron Levy, Jr. The latter was the administrator of the estate; Abraham Moses was one of the appraisers, and Abraham Gumpert was among the persons mentioned in the letters of administration.
Dates: 1809

Jacob Raphael Cohen collection

 Collection — Consolidated Box P3, Folder: P-118
Identifier: P-118
Abstract Contains the original of Jacob Raphael Cohen's (1810-1811) will, of and the inventory of his estate (1812). Of special note in the will are his requests regarding the manner of his burial and the furnishing of oil for the eternal light in the Mikveh Israel Synagogue in Philadelphia.
Dates: undated, 1776-1843

Manuel Josephson Estate Inventory

 Collection — Consolidated Box P13, Folder: Collection P-438
Identifier: P-438
Abstract This collection contains an inventory of the estate of Manuel Josephson.
Dates: 1796

Nunes-Ribeiro family (Savannah, New York, Philadalphia) papers

 Collection — Consolidated Box P13, Folder: P-468
Identifier: P-468
Abstract Contains 1820 will of Rachel Jacobs Polock Cohen (1754-1820). The legal documents pertain to the suit of Samuel Nunez against Mordecai Sheftall for recovery of a slave. Included are the original petition, a depostition from Moses Nunez, and a subpoena for Mordecai Sheftall. The collection is digitized and available in the Center's shared digital asset and preservation management system, please see https://digipres.cjh.org/delivery/DeliveryManagerServlet?dps_pid=IE10804489.
Dates: 1784-1820