Rebecca Mendez Phillips

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Rebecca Mendez Phillips (Machado)

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Reading, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States
Death: Died in Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Place of Burial: Mikveh Israel Cemetery, Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Immediate Family:

Daughter of David Mendoza Machado and Zipporah Ribeiro Machado
Wife of Jonas Phillips
Mother of Uriah Phillips; Zipporah Noah; Phila Pesoa; David Machado Phillips; Sarah Phillips and 16 others
Sister of Sarah Moses and Sarah Machado
Half sister of Rachel Cohen

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About Rebecca Mendez Phillips

Rebecca Machado Phillips (1746-1831) was born to an eminent Portuguese Marrano family. She was the daughter of the David Mendoza Machado, Hazan (minister) of Congregation Shearith Israel of New York City. Her husband, Jonas Phillips, patriot and merchant, was a Parnas (president) of Congregation Mikveh Israel, as was her son, Zalegman Phillips, Esquire. She was very active in educational, social and philanthropic organizations and was mother to twenty one children. Among her eminent descendants are Commodore Uriah Phillips Levy and Mordechai Manuel Noah.

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Rebecca Mendez Phillips's Timeline

1746
November 1, 1746
Reading, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States
1762
November 10, 1762
Age 16
Plymouth, Luzerne, Pennsylvania, United States
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August 31, 1764
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July 15, 1766
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New York, New York, United States
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February 10, 1768
Age 21
New York, New York, NY, USA
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May 23, 1769
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May 28, 1771
Age 24