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  • Elias Legarde (c.1593 - c.1670)
    Elias Legarde (a/k/a Legardo) b. abt 1593 in Languedoc, France, d. abt 1670 in Elizabeth City, Virginia, was a Sephardic Jew who arrived at James City, Virginia, on the HMS Abigail in 1621.[1] Legarde ...
  • Mordecai Marks (deceased)
    From "A Memorial and Biographical History of the  Counties of Santa Barbara, San Luis Obispo, and Ventura Counties" 1891 By Yda Addis Storke Dr. Joshua Marks, one of the prominent citizens o...
  • Solomon de Leon Jacobs (1777 - 1827)
    Was acting Mayor of Richmond, Virginia from 1818 to 1819. ------------ Solomon Jacobs Birth: 1775 Heidelberg Allegheny County Pennsylvania, USA Death: Oct. 30, 1827 Richmond Richmond City V...
  • Charlotte Raphael (c.1750 - 1811)
    From The Jews and Masonry in the United States Before 1810 : The Jewish role in the formation and leadership of Scottish Rite Masonry -- by: Samuel Oppenheim, 1910-02, source: American Jewish Historica...
  • Joseph Jacobs (1770 - 1811)

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