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  1. London Australia Sisters

    Hi One and All, firstly a very Happy New Year.. Secondly some help I have two sisters Agnes (b1836) and Alisay (b1824) both marrying a man called Barnet Isaacs.. their parents are thought to be Rachel Daniels and Isaac Hart married in the Gt Synagogue just to confuse matters Rachels father is...

    Started by kevininlondon‎, 03-01-2016 3:42 AM
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    Several years ago ( 2009) I posted a thread on Samuel Crawcour and Aaron Crawcour- Convicts on the Jewish Roots Forum. In the thread, I wrote brief data on Samuel Crawcour aka John Smith ( and other alias) born circa 1805-1808 died date unknown and place unknown. In the first post I recorded how...

    Started by phillip‎, 20-10-2015 9:01 PM
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    This new threads provides some data on the children of Philip David Jacobs 1849-1923 and Harriette Matilda Nerwich who died in 1930. I had previously posted some time ago small amounts of data on Philip and Harriette including census and other records but had not looked in detail at their children....

    Started by phillip‎, 03-12-2015 11:05 AM
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  4. SAMPSON AKA SAMSON JACOBS abt 1819-1895

    This new thread is an attempt to seek data on Sampson aka Samson Jacobs b abt 1819 London and died in Australia 1895. Sampson is recorded on the Jacobstree website data base as possibly being the son of Moses Jacobs 1792-1856 and Sarah Levi 1793-1856. I have posted on an earlier thread a range of...

    Started by phillip‎, 28-02-2015 12:44 PM
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  5. HART PINCUS b abt 1829-1903

    This new thread links to previous threads on the brothers Theodore, Edward, Harry, Hart Pincus. It has proved difficult to confirm that the following Hart Pincus is one of the brothers and this post is an attempt to identify current data and seek any new information to confirm the relationships....

    Started by phillip‎, 24-11-2015 2:10 PM
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  6. Barnett Isaacs d 15 Jan 1892

    Second son of Solomon Isaacs ex Gravel Lane, Barnett died at Sigdon Road, Dalston only a week before his father's demise. A image of a photocard of the grave is on a Public Tree on a main commercial site but I am at a loss to identify which cemetery this might be. I have searched US & Cemerery...

    Started by lennythelemur‎, 23-11-2015 9:15 AM
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    In a previous thread Edward, Theodore, Harry, Hart Pincus-Brothers I posted data on Edward Pincus and also referred readers to an earlier thread on Theodore Pincus who in had married his second wife Sarah Agnes Solomon nee Hart. In this post I will provide data on Henry aka Harry Pincus born 13...

    Started by phillip‎, 17-11-2015 5:26 PM
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    In this new thread I will post data on Edward, Theodore, Henry aka Harry and Hart Pincus who were the sons of Hirsch and Fanny PINCUS. The important clues to the relationship between the four brothers ( I am unaware of any sisters) appears in the Death notice of their mother- see The Jewish...

    Started by phillip‎, 13-11-2015 9:48 AM
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    This new thread provides further ongoing data on the children of Wolf aka William Simmonds and Eve Jacobs. I have posted previous threads on Wolf Simmonds and Eve Jacobs and some of their children. See Cemetery Scribes ID 16726 for data on Wolf aka William Simmonds aka Simmons aka Simons (Wolfe b...

    Started by phillip‎, 16-10-2015 9:41 AM
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  10. Question Ellen Thompson (nee Joseph)

    Does anyone know Ellen Thompson (nee Joseph), born in Calcutta to Catherine Eleanor & Samiville Joseph? Ellen married John Thompson and had a daughter named. At independence of India time they came to England and settled in Edgware/Harrow area. Are you a decendent of Ellen? Ellen had brothers...

    Started by Ronnie24‎, 15-11-2011 10:40 PM
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    This new thread should be read in conjunction with earlier threads on "Wolf Simmonds and Eve Jacobs" and the Jacobs/Simmonds lines. Coleman Simmons 1815-1889 was the son of Wolf Simmonds 1774-1844 and Eve Jacobs 1779-1869. The roots of the Simmonds aka Simons aka Simmons are German. There are a...

    Started by phillip‎, 27-09-2015 8:19 AM
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    09-10-2015, 7:03 PM Go to last post

    This new thread is a follow on from the thread Edwin Isaacs -Rosa & Bertha Hauer. In the earlier thread I have posted a range of data to indicate that Edwin was Edwin Angel Isaacs born London in 1829 and died Hamburg 1896. This new thread provides data on two of his children born in Hamburg....

    Started by phillip‎, 07-10-2015 12:20 PM
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    This new thread is part of the ongoing research into the Hauer/Simmons/Jacobs and associated families. The thread should be read in conjunction with earlier threads on Coleman Simmonds; Wolf Simmonds and the related Jacobs lines. The following data is a work in progress on the specific line of Rosa...

    Started by phillip‎, 07-10-2015 10:08 AM
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  14. London + Wolverhampton Isaacs' a brick wall

    My 3rd great grandfather was Lewis Isaacs, a broker. He must have been born circa 1786. I know his name because his son John Lewis Isaacs declared this when registering his marriage to Hannah Benjamin on 8th Nov 1837 in Birmingham. I believe Lewis may have been living in 1837 as he was not...

    Started by allan‎, 06-09-2013 5:10 PM
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    This post should be read in close conjunction with the thread "Coleman Simmonds- Esther Jesurun" and also "Wolf Simmonds - Eve Jacobs". This post is also for my Hauer/Simmonds/Jacobs distant cousins particularly in the USA and South America who are writing the family history on the lines. Coleman...

    Started by phillip‎, 29-09-2015 11:03 AM
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  16. Massacre Memorial Engraving in Yiddish

    I was wondering if anyone happens to read Yiddish. My search brought me to this tombstone marking a mass Jewish grave, but I can't actually read the writing. Is anyone able to translate?

    Started by OldTomeReader‎, 24-09-2015 4:41 AM
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    The following and subsequent posts are for my Jacobs ( Litzen) relatives and associated families and concern Judah Jacobs son of Henry Jacobs and Rebecca Isaacs. Following further research it is my belief that Judah Jacobs born in 1858 and Jacques Daniel Myers are one in the same person. Judah...

    Started by phillip‎, 09-05-2012 10:00 PM
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  18. History of the Jews in Spain Maybe of intere

    Jeff Gorsky an author gave a talk on his book 'Exiles in Sepharad: The Jewish Millennium in Spain (JPS/Univ. Neb Press 2015) at the State Dept library 9/15. 'A History of the Jewish in Spain and Portugal'. Part 1 of 4 https://youtu.be/z7R_RFqlvZU I may not agree with Jeff on everything...

    Started by kevininlondon‎, 21-09-2015 1:08 PM
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  19. One Lead only for Dead Jewish Ancestors

    I have found one link and one link only to Jewish ancestors that died around the Holocaust in Eastern Europe. http://www.jewishgen.org/yizkor/Berestechko/ber544.html#Resh Down the page, one can see David Leib Reitches and Miriam Reitches, of Berestechko, Poland / Ukraine. It says they are...

    Started by OldTomeReader‎, 21-09-2015 4:46 AM
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  20. Jacobs family, china and glass merchants

    I have traced my ancestors back to Henry Jacobs (born 1772), a china and glass merchants whose daughter Amelia (born 1803) married Daniel Levy and lived on Hunter Street, London. They had several children, including Ernest Abraham born 1836 who emigrated to the US and is my great grandfather. I...

    Started by lionsmom‎, 24-08-2005 7:23 PM
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