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Rebecca Mendes Machado Phillips
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Birth: Nov. 21, 1746
Reading
Berks County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Jun. 25, 1831
Philadelphia County
Pennsylvania, USA


Daughter of David Mendez Machado (1695-1747) & Zipporah Nunez (1714-1799). Married Jonas Phillips on 10 November 1762 in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania.

"Wife of Jonas Phillips, a patriot, merchant, parnas /president 1782-1783 . Approximately 16 of their 21 children survived to adulthood. In 1801, at age 55, Rebecca was one of the founding members of the Female Association for Relief of Women and Children in Reduced Circumstances , a nonsectarian organization. In 1819, at age 74, she was director of the Female Benevolent Society , the first Jewish charity in America unrelated to a synagogue." -- from Men and Women of Mikveh Israel at
http://www.mikvehisrael.org/History/thepeople.htm 
 
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 Parents:
  David Mendes Machado (1695 - 1747)
 
 Spouse:
  Jonas Phillips (1736 - 1803)*
 
 Children:
  Zipporah Phillips Noah (1764 - 1792)*
  Rachel Machado Phillips Levy (1769 - 1839)*
  Sarah Phillips (1769 - 1770)*
  Naphtali Phillips (1773 - 1870)*
  Zalegman Phillips (1779 - 1839)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Mikveh Israel Cemetery
Philadelphia
Philadelphia County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Created by: raytracer
Record added: Aug 08, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 74632007
Rebecca Mendes <i>Machado</i> Phillips
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Rebecca Mendes <i>Machado</i> Phillips
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