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Levie Barend Berman Cohen, birth 1747 Amsterdam, died 1808 London, son of Barend Berman Salomon Zelig Cohen and Ester Hijman Chaim de Jong Boas
Event: event 1779 division of inheritance in Amsterdam, London & Dorth In 4 different acts made up in Amsterdam, London and Dorth the division of the inheritance of the 2 brothers & business partners Berman & Jacob bne khr"r Zelig Cohen is set in order;
in the first act the couples Hanna bat late hr"r Tanchum & husband aluf torani hr"r Eizik ben late Jacob Cohen z.l. and Sjeine bat pum hr"r Michael Bachoer & husband katsin Chaim ben late pu Berman Cohen z.l. waive their rights on a seat in the sy nagogue on behalf of Levie ben pu Berman Cohen, cousin and brother.
In the 2nd act made up in London, Levie ben Berman Kats z.l. authorizes his brother Chaim in Amsterdam to handle his part (half of half of their value) of 2 seats in the great synagogue as seems good to him.
In the 3rd act made up in Dordrecht by the couple Rechla bat k"h Shlomo Kats & husband Levie ben Jacob Kats, and the couple Sara bat Jacob Cohen & husband [Shlomo ben?] Elieser from Workum, they state that they have received all that should com e to them from the inheritance through their brother Eizik ben Jacob Cohen, including the value of a house in Leiden, which belonged to their father, which was however with debt to pu katsin khr"r Leib ben hr"r Eli' Pozner, and which problem Eizi k fixed with mr.Pozner, and therefore they waive their rights on half of the value of the 2 seats in the synagogue on behalf of Eizik.
In the 4th act Sjeine bat pum khr"r Michael Bachoer & husband katsin Chaim ben late pu Berman Cohen sell, also on behalf of his brother katsin Levie Cohen, as authorized in the 2nd act, their parts of the seats to aluf torani hr"r Eizik ben lat e Jacob Cohen z.l.

Married ONG 1779 Londen, on 26 Elul 5539 katsin naaleh Chaim ben late pu Berman Cohen z.l. appears before the Amsterdam rabbinate to make up a chalitsa-act for his brother aluf katsin Levie's wife Liebe bat late k"h Jozalen in London. to:
Lydia Liebe Joseph Jozalen Diamantschleifer, birth Londen
1) Fanny Sjeine Levie Cohen, birth 1778 Londen, died 8 Jul 1829 Amsterdam, Muiderberg cemetery: on 8 Tammuz 1829 [9 Jul 1829] - Fannij/Sjeine Levie Cohen, wife of Zelig Cohen-Wessels.

G.A.A. Amsterdam - death registrations:
on 8 Jul 1829 - Fanny Levie Cohen, 49 yrs.old, born in London, spouse of Salomon Heijman Cohen Wessels.
Notifiers: Nathan Leon Nathans, 46 yrs.old, cousin and Salomon Levison, 42 yrs.old, cousin.
(info courtesy of Dini Hansma)

Married 1797 Amsterdam, dtb 643/209; witn.groom: m.Schoontje Michiel; witn.bride: f.Levie Barend Cohen. to:
Salomon Zelig Hijman Chaim Wessels-Cohen, birth 1771 Amsterdam, 'Circumcisions and Births in Amsterdam 1697-1811, by Jits v.Straten':
on 7 Kislev 5532 - birth of Zelig ben Chaim ben Berman Cohen
on 14 Kislev 5532 - circumcision of Zelig ben Chaim Cohen, my [mohel Isaac Machielse] br.-in-law.
, died 10 MEI 1848 Amsterdam, Muiderberg cemetery: Salomon/Zelig Hijman/Chaim Cohen-Wessels., son of Hijman Chaim Barend Berman Cohen and Schoontje Sjeine Michiel Bachoer
Event: was naturalized 9 Dec 1811 Amsterdam assumption of name Wessels by Salomon Hijman Cohen, then living at Zwanenburgerstr. 15, with 5 sons and 2 daughters;
sons: Barend, 8 yrs, Michiel, 7 yrs, Joseph, 6 yrs, Hijman, 5 yrs. and Levie, 1 yr.old;
daughters: Ester, 12 yrs. and Judith, 9 yrs.old.
Event: event 25 Nov 1813 death of child death of child: G.A.A. Amsterdam - death registrations:
stillborn son of Salomon Hijman Cohen Wessels & Francina Cohen.
Notifiers: Isack Salomon Levie Vries, 52 yrs.old, uncle and Machiel Simon Cohen Caun, 25 yrs.old, cousin.
(info courtesy of Dini Hansma)
2) Hannah Barent-Cohen, birth 1783 London, died 1850
Married 22 OKT 1806 London to:
Nathan Mayer Rothschild, birth 16 Sep 1777 Frankfurt, died 28 Jul 1836 Frankfurt
3) Judith Levie Barent-Cohen
Married 1812 London, Sir Moses Montefiore's mother was Rachel Abraham Lumbroso. to:
Moses Montefiore, birth 24 OKT 1784 Livorno, or Leghorn, Italy on 28 Oct., died 28 Jul 1886 Ramsgate
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