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date: 19 October 2019

Benjamin, Judah Philiplocked

(1811–1884)
  • J. A. Hamilton
  • , revised by H. C. G. Matthew

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Benjamin, Judah Philip (1811–1884), barrister and politician in the United States of America, was born on 11 August 1811. His parents, Philip and Rebecca Benjamin, London shopkeepers, were Sephardic Jews of British nationality, who, in 1807, sailed from England to make their home across the ...

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