LEWIS SAMUEL4, Lord Street, Liverpool
LEWIS SAMUEL, third son of Ralph Samuel: Hebrew name, Jehudah ben Raphael. He was born on March 11th, 1783, doubtless in Liverpool; married in Liverpool on April 11th, 1804 to Catherine (Kate), second daughter of the Samuel Yates; and died May 30th, 1854. He was a silversmith by trade. He officiated as Treasurer of the Liverpool Hebrew Congregation in 1813, and as Senior Warden in 1836. His wife Catherine, nÃ©e Yates, was born June 17th, 1785, and died December 24th, 1858. Issue :–
I. ELLIS, born February 25th, 1805; died June 6th, 1849. Assumed surname of wife’s grandfather Yates.
II. JACOB, born March 12th, I808; died March 28th, 1832.
III. RALPH, born December 26th, 1809; died February 14th, 1833.
IV. MORRIS, born July 3rd, I813; died April 5th, 1878.
V. FREDERICK (Hebrew name, Phineas), born January 16th, 1817 ; died May 4th, I8I7.
VI. HENRY (Hebrew name, Zebi), born September 30th, 1821 ; died October 13th, I823.
VII. SYLVESTER LEWIS, born May 9th, 1823; died December 27th, I882.
VIII. PHYLLIS, born April 4th, 1806 (died March 4th, I844) ; married her cousin Samuel Samuel.
IX. CAROLINE, born July 17th, 1811 (died June 29th, 1887) ; married her cousin Lewis Samuel.
X. ELLEN WATERLOO, born June 18th, 1815; died July 7th, 1882.
XI. HARRIET, born August 12th, 1817; died January 26th, I820.
XII. MATILDA, born January 1st, 1820; died January 4th, I888.
XIII. JULIA, born November 15th, I824 (died January 1st, I897); married Samuel Hess. The above should not be confused with:
LEWIS SAMUEL, sixth son of Henry Samuel (No. 2). He was born in Liverpool on February 12th, I812 ; married there on August 31st, 1839, his cousin Caroline, second daughter of Lewis Samuel, sen.; and died on May 11th, 1854.. He was a watch manufacturer of Liverpool. Administration to estate granted in Chester May 26th, 1854. His widow was a member of the Committee and Treasurer of Liverpool Ladies' Benevolent Society. Issue:-
I. WILLIAM, born May 3rd, 1840; died November 2Ist, I883.
II. ALBERT, born September 26th, 1844.
III. JESSIE, born January 27th, 1848; married November 17th, 1886, George Bower Batchellor (born December 3rd, 1848).
The above information edited from: The History and Genealogy of the Jewish Families of Yates and Samuel of Liverpool: From Materials Collected by Stuart M. Samuel, M.P.
- 1901LEWIS SAMUEL, GOLDSMITH and JEWELLER, 4, Lord-street, respectfully informs his Friends and the Public that he has just returned from London with an elegant assortment of New and Second-hand Silver Plate, a select and fashinable stock of Jewellery, Musical Boxes, Coral Beads, &c. which for quality and price will be found well worthy their attention.
L.S. cannot let this opportunity pass without returning his sincere thanks to his numerous Friends, for the liberal encouragement he has experienced during a series of years; and hopes, by the constant sale of good articles, to merit their future commands.
The London Prices given for Doubloons, Dollars, light Guineas, and every description of Gold and Silver. - Irish, Scotch, and County Notes Exchanged.
Source: Liverpool Mercury
- 13th July 1821
Lewis Samuel mark on a plated spoon by William Hutton of Sheffield.