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Family of Solomon MENDOZA and Abigael OROBIO FURTADO

Husband: Solomon MENDOZA (1712-1776)
Wife: Abigael OROBIO FURTADO (1722-1751)
Children: Daniel MENDOZA (1749-1778)
Benjamin MENDOZA (b.1751, bur.1773)
Marriage 6 Oct 1748 Amsterdam, Holland

Husband: Solomon MENDOZA

Name: Solomon MENDOZA1
Sex: Male
Father: Daniel MENDOZA (1685-1755)
Mother: Esther LOPES (1689-1774)
Birth Sep 1712 Amsterdam, Holland1
LDS Film No. 1238176, TITLE:- Joodse Registers, 1580-1890. ref.15 gives " Selomoh de Daniel de Mendoza was circumcised on 7 Elul 5472 (8 Sep. 1712)".
Death Nov 1776 (age 64) Amsterdam, Holland
Burial 17 Nov 1776 Beth Haim, Ouderkerk aan de Amstel, Jewish Cemetery1
Amsterdam, Holland
Car 100 Sep 12


Sex: Female
Father: -
Mother: -
Birth 1722 Lisbon, Portugal
Death Jul 1751 (age 28-29) Amsterdam, Holland
Burial 6 Jul 1751 Jewish Cemetery Beth Haim at Ouderkerk aan de Amstel1
Amsterdam, Holland
Car 100 Sep 13

Child 1: Daniel MENDOZA

Name: Daniel MENDOZA1
Sex: Male
Spouse: Gracia SIGALA (1757-1791)
Birth Sep 1749 Amsterdam, Holland
Death 20 Jul 1778 (age 28) Dutch Guyana, South America.
Paramaribo, Suriname
Burial Jul 1778 Dutch Guyana in Suriname, South America1
Old Sephardi Cemetery (Paramaribo)

Child 2: Benjamin MENDOZA

Name: Benjamin MENDOZA
Sex: Male
Spouse: Ribca ( -1773)
Birth Jul 1751 Amsterdam, Holland
Death Aft 1785
Burial 10 Sep 1773 Beth Haim Cemetery, Ouderkerk Aan De Amstel,
Amsterdam, Holland

Note on Marriage

Solomon’s first wife Abigail Orobio Furtado was buried on the 6 July 1751 in Car 100 Sep 13, he reserved the adjacent grave Car 100 Sep 12 in which he was buried on the 17 Nov. 1776 even though he had remarried to Clara Palache in 1752.1

Note on Husband: Solomon MENDOZA

Circumcised 8th September 1712 in Amsterdam, Holland. Father Daniel was witness to marriage but was in London England

Note on Child 1: Daniel MENDOZA

Several Purim parodies copied by Daniel ben Solomon Mendosa. Amsterdam, 18th century. Ref:


p. [1]: Title.

p. [2]: Poem by Solomon ibn Gabirol.

p. 1-13: Abstracts from Sefer Megilat Setarim.

p. 14-31: Abstracts from Masekhet Purim by Kalonymos ben Kalonymos.

p. 31-33: An anonymous 17th century Purim parody.


The first 2 parts were copied from the ed. Venice, 1552.

Hebrew / Paper / 19,9 x 15,9 cm. / [2] + 33 pp. (first 1. and last 4 ll. blank) / Sephardic cursive writing with square headings / Title written partly in square characters in ornamental frame / Some annotations in different Sephardic cursive hand on the titlepage / Catchwords at the end of each page gives:

Departed Amsterdam arrived Suriname 15/10/1770.

Daniel Mendoza on Vrouw Maria, Captain Claas Bas1

Note on Child 2: Benjamin MENDOZA

November 1773 Migrated to Suriname. Ref:

- Departed Amsterdam on 22/11/1773, arrived Suriname on 19/02/1774 Benjamin Mendoca on Twee Jans en Gysbertus, Captain Nicholas Reenenberg. He was paid NF. 100 to leave Holland for 20 years.

Names A-N of the archive registers PA334-978/979 in Gemeentearchief van Amsterdam. The lists cover the period 1757-1813 with all the names of the poor Sephardic Jews who were granted an amount in Dutch guilders against the promise to leave Amsterdam and not to return within the next 20 years. 22 Nov 1773 Binjamin Mendoza given Hfl 100 for his passage to Surinam.


1"Maurie Prendergarst " (