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POLAK, GABRIEL JACOB – ...David Franco Mendes and his contemporaries, in "Ha-Maggid," xii.; and "Meïr 'Enayim," a descriptive catalogue of the libraries of Jacobsohn and Meïr Rubens, a work of great bibliographical value.Polak's...
MONTEZINOS LIBRARY – ...Hebraica and Judaica, several of which are not recorded by Jewish bibliographers. Among its manuscripts are to be found a few by Isaac Cohen Belinfante, Isaac Sasportas, and David Franco Mendes.Montezinos, who...
MENDESIA, GRACIA – ...10673-mendes-nasi-francisco">Mendes-Nasi. After the early death of her husband, Gracia no longer felt secure in Portugal, where the introduction of the Inquisition had endangered her life and property; and ...together with her only daughter Reyna and several relatives, she fled in 1536 to Antwerp, where many Maranos were then sojourning and where her brother-in-law Diogo Mendes was manager of the branch of the Lisbon ...the property of the Mendes family, and imprisoned Gracia at Venice in order to prevent her flight. Her nephews, especially the energetic Joaõ Miguez (or Joseph Nasi, as he called himself as a Jew), who was also...
BELMONTE – ...married Rachel, the daughter of Abraham da Costa. Their son, Jacob Belmonte, married Esther Franco Mendes, who had issue, Jacob Belmonte, alias François Ridder van Schonenberg (b. 1757). His daughter,Hannah, married ...latter, Esther Franco Mendes, married Jacob Belmonte mentioned above. Arms of the Belmonte Family.A second...
BELMONTE, JACOB ISRAEL – ...Simḥah (Gimar) Vaz, whose picture by her son Moses is to be found in David Franco Mendes' "Memorias do Estabelecimento . . . dos Judeos Portuguezes," preserved in manuscript in the archives of the Portuguese...
DANIELILLO OF LEGHORN – ...Anonymous author of a small apologetic work of the seventeenth century, written in Spanish, which Grätz erroneously considers to be pseudepigraphic. It was copied by Isaac Mendes in 1738, and published at...
COIMBRA – ...seq.; Mendes dos Remedios, Os Jadeus em Portugal, p. 158. Compare Auto da Fé.G...
FRANKL, PINKUS FRIEDRICH – ...class="bibliography">Bibliography: Abraham Yafeh, in Sokolov's Ha-Asif, iv. 74; F. de Sola Mendes, in...
MOTTA, JACOB DE LA – ...affairs.In 1816, in New York, he delivered the eulogy on Gershom Mendes Seixas, and in 1820 delivered a discourse at the consecration of the synagogue of the Mickva Israel congregation at Savannah; this...
NASI, REYNA – ...Duchess of Naxos; born in Portugal; only daughter of the Marano Francisco Mendes-Nasi and Gracia Mendesia (Beatrice de Luna). She lived with her mother at...
LOBATO – ...David Mendes Coutinho, founded the philanthropic society Sha'are Ẓedeḳ at Amsterdam.Rehuel Cohen Lobato: Sephardic author; lived at Amsterdam; father of Isaac...
SLUCKI, DAVID – ...Hebrew scholar of Warsaw; died there between 1870 and 1880. Besides his edition of David Franco Mendes' "Gemul 'Atalyah" (Warsaw, 1860) and of Pappenheim's "Agadat Arba' Kosot" (ib. 1863), to both of...
NAVARRO – ...Mendes dos Remedios, Os Judeos em Portugal, p. 163; Rios, Hist. ii. 278 et seq.Mendes dos Remedios, Os Judeos em Portugal, pp. 21 et seq.S. CORONEL-CHACON, AUGUSTINE – ...David da Costa and the Mendes family, to whom he was related, he received and distributed funds for Charles II. On 'Change he was known as "the littell Jue."At the restoration, Coronel-Chacon was made...
JUDAH – ...pp. 26, 32 et seq.; J. Mendes dos Remedios, Os Judeus em Portugal, i. 168 et seq.; Grätz, Gesch. viii. 49-51 et seq.
PORTO (OPORTO) – ...Mendes dos Remedios, Os Judcos em Portugal, pp.261, 360 et seq.S. SANTAREM – ...class="bibliographyitem"> Kayserling, Gesch. der Juden in Portugal, pp. 2, 13, 98, 181, 269; Mendes dos Remedios. Os Judeus em Portugal, pp. 181, 361.
PEDRO I. – ...in Portugal, pp. 23 et seq.; Mendes dos Remedios, Os Judeus em Portugal, i. 152 et seq.S.
SOLOMONS, LEVY – ...Mendes Seixas of New York.Bibliography: Minutes of the Corporation of Spanish and Portuguese Jews, Shearith Israel...
CASTRO SARMENTO, JACOB (HENRIQUEZ) DE – ...Castro Sarmento corresponded with many scholars, among others with Prof. Mendes Sanchetto Barbosa of Lisbon, who reported to him the terrible earthquake that destroyed the capital of Portugal in 1755, and with the...
BIRMINGHAM, ENGLAND – ...ministers have been Dr. M. J. Raphall and the Rev. A. P. Mendes, 1851-58. The present minister, the Rev. G. J. Emanuel, was appointed in 1864.Schools connected with the synagogue have been in existence since...
BRANDEIS, FREDERICK – ...performed by the Manuscript Society); suite for string orchestra; "Sechs Klavierstücke"; and "The Bards," duet for tenor and bass, with orchestral accompaniment. In conjunction with F. de Sola Mendes as librettist, he...
PORTSMOUTH – ...Portsmouth, England.(From a painting in the possession of Dr. H. Pereira Mendes, New York.)
SAVANNAH – ...mention should be made of Dr. Jacob de la Motta and the Rev. I. P. Mendes. The latter, who was appointed to the rabbinate in 1877, had officiated for four years...
MEZA (MESA) – ...rabbinate of the Spanish-Portuguese community in Amsterdam. In conjunction with his colleagues Solomon Ayllon, David Mendes da Silva, and others, he signed the famous rabbinical decision in favor of the Shabbethaian...
SUASSO – ...Queen Christina of Sweden (1632-54).Antonio (Isaac) Lopez Suasso: Son of Abraham Lopez Suasso; married in 1714 a daughter of Moses Mendes da Costa, governor of...
TIRHAKAH – ...Egypt again in 669 and occupied the land. A third Assyrian army, however, was victorious at Karbanit (in the northwest of the Delta), destroyed the rebellious Saïs, Mendes, and Tanis, and pursued Tirhakah as far...
FRANCO – ...David Franco ( ) Mendes: Hebrew poet; born at Amsterdam Aug. 13, 1713; died there Oct. 10, 1792. A business man, he devoted his leisure hours to the study of the ...Amsterdam.David Franco Mendes was, next to Moses Ḥayyim Luzzatto and Naphtali H. Wessely, the most important Neo-Hebraic poet of his time. Delitzsch describes his poems as traditional in subject, national in...
BALTIMORE – ...occurs in a document (in the possession of Mr. Mendes Cohen of Baltimore), dated July 12, 1786, headed "Mr. Carroll's [Charles Carroll of Carrollton] claims." It is a "list of the names of the Persons who occupy the ...state. Among the state senators have been Jacob M. Moses and Lewis Putzel; and among the delegates the following: Mendes I. Cohen, Martin Emerich, Harry A. Fuld, M. S. Hess, Emanuel H. Jacobi, Martin Lehmayer ...reputation as a sculptor, and Mendes Cohen as a civil engineer.The wider educational life has found promoters among the Jews. Jacob I. Cohen, JR., was active in the establishment of the public-school system of...
MELDOLA – ...Abraham P. Mendes of Birmingham and London, England, and afterward of Newport, R. I. She was the mother of the Revs. F. de Sola mendes-mendez">Mendes and H. Pereira Mendes of New York.17. David Meldola: Eldest son of Raphael Meldola (No. 15); born at Leghorn 1797; died in London...