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David Emanuel
Birth: 1744
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Feb. 19, 1808
Burke County
Georgia, USA

Georgia Governor. Georgia Senator. Emanuel became governor of Georgia in 1801 when James Jackson resigned to run for Senate. He is believed to be the first Jewish governor of any state in the U.S. Emanuel County is named for him. (bio by: Evening Blues) 
Emanuel Plantation
Burke County
Georgia, USA
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Evening Blues
Record added: Oct 08, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7960805

Emanuel is believed to have been the first Governor in the U.S. of Jewish Heritage. He converted and became a Presbyterian.
 Added: Feb. 24, 2015
David Emanuel was actually Presbyterian.
 Added: Aug. 1, 2014
I light a candle for David Emanuel ...
- Candles
 Added: Jan. 21, 2012
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