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Rebecca Mendez Phillips (Machado)

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

Daughter of David Mendez Mendoza Machado; Zipporah Ribeiro Machado and <private> Nunez
Wife of Jonas Phillips and <private> Phillips
Mother of Uriah Phillips; Zipporah Noah; Phila Pesoa; David Machado Phillips; Sarah Phillips and 17 others
Sister of Sarah Moses
Half sister of Rachel Cohen

Managed by: Ofir Friedman
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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

November 1, 1746
Reading, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States
Age 16
August 31, 1764
Age 17
July 15, 1766
Age 19
New York, New York, United States
February 10, 1768
Age 21
New York, New York, NY, USA
May 23, 1769
Age 22
May 23, 1769
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May 28, 1771
Age 24