Is your surname Monis?

Research the Monis family

Judah Monis's Geni Profile

Share your family tree and photos with the people you know and love

  • Build your family tree online
  • Share photos and videos
  • Smart Matching™ technology
  • Free!

Share

Judah Monis

Birthdate:
Death: Died in Cambridge, MA, USA
Immediate Family:

Husband of Abigail Morris

Managed by: Justin Swanström
Last Updated:
view all

Immediate Family

About Judah Monis

Judah Monis (February 4, 1683 – April 25, 1764)[1] was North America's first college instructor of the Hebrew language, teaching at Harvard College from 1722 to 1760, and authored the first Hebrew textbook published in North America. Monis was also the first Jew to receive a college degree in the American colonies.[2] His conversion to Christianity made him a figure of some controversy to both Jews and Christians.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Judah_Monis

view all

Judah Monis's Timeline

1683
February 4, 1683
1724
January 18, 1724
Age 40
Cambridge, MA, USA
1764
April 25, 1764
Age 81
Cambridge, MA, USA