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Solomon Israel

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Amsterdam, Government of Amsterdam, North Holland, Netherlands
Death: Died in Wilkes County, North Carolina, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Solomon Israel and Catherine Israel (Shackerly)
Husband of Mary Israel
Father of Eleanor Israel; Michael Israel Sr. and Jesse Israel

Occupation: planter
Managed by: Russell Glenn Smith
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About Solomon Israel

He was almost certainly a Sephardic Jew whose ancestors came to Amsterdam from Spain. The identification is supported by DNA on his male-line descendants, who belong to haplogroup J2.


Notes for SOLOMON ISRAEL:

In the 1790 census district, Solomon Israel lived near Coffey's, who later became relatives when Sarah Coffey
married Michael Israel.. Michael, Johnson and Tilpe israel lived nearby as well. The Alloways and the
Eppoersons were also neighbors. Children of these families married.
From a web posting:
My ancestor, Solomon Israel, was born circa 1710 at Hempstead, Queens County, NY. He married Mary
Johnston 29 Jun 1734 in St. George Episcopal Church, Hempstead, NY. They had at least three children: Eleanor
[my ancestor], Michael, and Jesse Israel. Solomon moved his family south to Albemarle Co, VA. where his son,
Jesse, served in a VA unit in the Rev. War. They moved on south to Wilkes County, NC, where Solomon was
listed in the 1790 census. Solomon may have lived in Buncombe County, NC, before going to Wilkes County
More About SOLOMON ISRAEL:
Date born 2: 17174
Census: 1790, Wilkes County, North Carolina: 1 white male, 1 white female (may have been Solomon Wood)
Military service: Sep 1758, Virginia Colonial Militia, Albemarle County, VA
Property: 07 Dec 1782, Deeded 115 acres to grandson Solomon Wood Deed Book 8, Albermale County,
Virginia, p. 75
Residence 1: 1790, Not Stated, Wilkes, North Carolina5
Residence 2: 1830, Not Stated, Buncombe, North Carolina6
More About SOLOMON ISRAEL and MARY JOHNSTON:
Marriage: 29 Jun 1733, St. George Episcopal Church, Nassau or Hempstead, New York
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Solomon Israel's Timeline

1710
1710
Amsterdam, Government of Amsterdam, North Holland, Netherlands
1734
1734
Age 24
Albemarle County, Virginia, United States
1736
1736
Age 26
Albemarle County, Virginia, Colonial America
1740
1740
Age 30
1795
1795
Age 85
Wilkes County, North Carolina, United States