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Family of Benjamin REES and Rebecca BETAN (BITTAN)

Husband: Benjamin REES (1833-1894)
Wife: Rebecca BETAN (BITTAN) (1839-1872)
Children: Rose REES (REECE) (1859-1925)
Phoebe REES (1863-1949)
Sarah REES (1864- )
Joshua REES (1866- )
Zipporah Sophia REES (1867- )
Samual REES (1869- )
Amelia REES (1871-1965)
Marriage 10 Jul 1859 London

Husband: Benjamin REES

Name: Benjamin REES
Sex: Male
Father: Barndt REES (1796- )
Mother: Sarah ISAACS (1803- )
Birth 1833 Spitalfields London
Death 1894 (age 60-61) London
Occupation General Clerk

Wife: Rebecca BETAN (BITTAN)

Name: Rebecca BETAN (BITTAN)
Sex: Female
Father: Joshua BITTAN (1811-1869)
Mother: Phoebe MARTIN (NUNES-MARTINEZ) (1817- )
Birth 16 Jun 1839 Spitalfields, London
17 Dorset Street, Christ Church, Spitalfields, London
Death 25 Apr 1872 (age 32) Spitalfields, London

Child 1: Rose REES (REECE)


Rose REES (REECE), Copy of Rose HALL (Rees)2


Spouse: Charles HALL, Charles HALL2 (2)

Name: Rose REES (REECE)
Sex: Female
Spouse 1: Charles HALL (1853-1918)
Spouse 2: James Berwood SMITH (1861-1925)
Birth 24 May 1859 Spitalfields, Whitechapel, London
6 Love Court
Death 15 Apr 1925 (age 65) Brighton
Burial Marlow Road Jewish Cemetery, East Ham, London
East Ham, London
Section D: Row 28 Plot 9 & 10.

Child 2: Phoebe REES

Name: Phoebe REES
Sex: Female
Spouse: Isidore BUTLER (1860-1933)
Birth 1863 Whitechapel London
Death 1949 (age 85-86) Sep Qtr, Wandsworth, London

Child 3: Sarah REES

Name: Sarah REES
Sex: Female
Spouse: Raphael HART (1864-1948)
Birth 1864 March Qtr Spitalfields London
Occupation Cigar maker

Child 4: Joshua REES

Name: Joshua REES
Sex: Male
Birth 1866 Spitalfields, Whitechapel, London

Child 5: Zipporah Sophia REES

Name: Zipporah Sophia REES
Sex: Female
Spouse: Joseph SILKMAN (1866- )
Birth 29 Oct 1867 Spitalfields London
48 Crispin Street

Child 6: Samual REES

Name: Samual REES
Sex: Male
Birth 22 Jul 1869 Spitalfields London
48 Crispin Street

Child 7: Amelia REES

Name: Amelia REES
Sex: Female
Spouse: James SHORE (1866-1949)
Birth 28 Feb 1871 Spitalfields London
48 Crispin Street
Occupation Cigar Maker
Death 1965 (age 93-94) Jun Qtr, Westminster, London

Note on Marriage

Marriage Cert. misspelled wife's name as BRITTAN. 1861 census living at 54 Goulston Street with surname spelt REESE. 1871 Census at 48 Crispin Street, Spitalfields, London.

Note on Husband: Benjamin REES - shared note

Possible other relatives (nephews or nieces) are; Diana, Minny,

Note on Wife: Rebecca BETAN (BITTAN) - shared note

Birth registered as BETAN. 1851 census and marriage living with parents at 6 Love Court, (off New Goulston Street (south)), Spitalfields, At death 'Rifka wife of Bendit son of Benjamin'. Surname spelled REECE. Died of exhaustion following operation for Strangulated Hernia in home at 48 Crispin Street.

Note on Child 1: Rose REES (REECE) - shared note

Left first husband. Daughter by James Smith, Eliza Elizabeth died 20th July 1898 age 18 months. 1901 census living at 18 Sidney Square, Mile End with daughter Alice. 1911 census living as Mrs Smith with James SMITH at 1 Bancroft Road, Mile End. Second Marriage to James SMITH at Register Office Mile End Old Town London. Not buried with second husband but in Jewish cemetery Marlow Road, East Ham, London.

Note on Child 2: Phoebe REES - shared note

1881 census living with brother Samual as boarder at No. 4 Goulston Street Whitechapel.

Note on Child 3: Sarah REES - shared note

In cenus of 1881 living with Sister Rose at 20 Whites Row London. Occupation: Cigar Mkr.

Note on Child 4: Joshua REES

Living with family 1871 census at 48 Crispin Street, Spitalfields. No trace in 1881 census

Note on Child 5: Zipporah Sophia REES - shared note

Address at birth 48 Crispin Street. Move to USA after marriage.Son Henry (Harry) marry cousin Rose Horton. 1901 census livingat 52 Tredegar Sq London. 13 July 1908 address 424 Boudian St. Dorchester Mass.. Sophia Silkman age 54 shown arriving Ellis Island New York Feb 3 1922 as U.S. citizen.

Note on Child 6: Samual REES - shared note

Address at birth; 48 Crispin Street. 1881 Census living with sister Phoebe at 4 Goulston St Whitechapel as boader with namespelled Reece. Living in USA at time of death of sister in 1925. Believed sailed on ship 'New York' from Southampton 28th July arriving New York 5th August 1900

Note on Child 7: Amelia REES - shared note

Address at birth; 48 Crispin Street. 1891 census living at 35 Raven Row, Mile End with sister Rose's family.1901 living with son James at 81Corfield St Bethnal Green, London.