The Ophir Family

Raphael CostaAge: 60 years18471907

Name
Raphael Costa
Hebrew
רפאל קוסטה
Birth January 18, 1847 28 39
Birth of a sisterEllen Costa
1848 (Age 11 months)
Birth of a sibling[unknown] Costa
July 21, 1849 (Age 2 years)
Birth of a sisterRachel Costa
December 12, 1851 (Age 4 years)
Birth of a sisterFanny Costa
May 4, 1854 (Age 7 years)
Burial of a sisterFanny Costa
October 9, 1854 (Age 7 years)
MarriageRachael BarnettView this family
May 3, 1866 (Age 19 years)
Note: p001003-000519.jpg
Birth of a son
#1
Samuel Abraham Costa
about 1867 (Age 19 years)
Birth of a daughter
#2
Jannette Costa
about 1869 (Age 21 years)
Birth of a son
#3
Lipman Costa
1871 (Age 23 years)
Birth of a son
#4
Solomon (“the Penman”) Costa
about 1873 (Age 25 years)
Death of a paternal grandfatherRaphael Costa
August 31, 1874 (Age 27 years)
Birth of a daughter
#5
Sarah Costa
1875 (Age 27 years)
Birth of a son
#6
Jacob (Jack) Costa
about 1877 (Age 29 years)
Birth of a son
#7
Hyman Costa
about 1879 (Age 31 years)
Death of a paternal grandmotherRachel Zundel
January 5, 1879 (Age 31 years)
Birth of a daughter
#8
Caroline (Perry or Carrie or Diamond Lil) Costa
between January 1880 and March 1880 (Age 32 years)
Note: [also on free BMD website] Whitechapel 1c321
Census 1881 (Age 33 years)
Note: age 33y with wife & 8 children, a general dealer born in City of London.
Marriage of a childSamuel Abraham CostaJohannah MullinsView this family
after 1883 (Age 35 years)

Note: Parish church records
Marriage of a childSamuel Abraham CostaEllen Mary Ann HallView this family
after 1883 (Age 35 years)

Note: Parish church records
Death of a fatherSamuel Costa
September 1, 1889 (Age 42 years)
Death of a motherSarah Levy
December 31, 1889 (Age 42 years)
Marriage of a childSamuel Abraham CostaJohannah MullinsView this family
August 11, 1895 (Age 48 years)
Marriage of a childSamuel Abraham CostaEllen Mary Ann HallView this family
August 11, 1895 (Age 48 years)
Burial of a fatherSamuel Costa
September 1899 (Age 52 years)

Note: Samuel Costa aged 73 years
Marriage of a childSamuel Abraham CostaMiriam BensusanView this family
after 1903 (Age 55 years)

Death May 22, 1907 (Age 60 years)

Note: 2 Jewish Chronicle death announcements. These were in the Friday May 24, 1907 issue, as follows, pre…
Burial 1907 (Age 59 years)
Note: Raphael and Rachel Costa nee Barnet gravestone 2.jpg
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: August 7, 1846Aldgate, London, England, UK
5 months
himself
23 months
younger sister
19 months
younger sibling
2 years
younger sister
2 years
younger sister
Fanny Costa
Birth: May 4, 1854 35 46London, England, UK
Burial: October 9, 1854London, England, UK
Family with Rachael Barnett - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: May 3, 1866Houdsditch, London, England, UK
daughter
son
3 years
daughter
3 years
son
3 years
son
3 years
daughter
3 years
son
Jacob (Jack) Costa
יעקב (ג'ק) קוסטה
Birth: about 1877 29 31Spitalfieds, Tower Hamlets, London, England, UK
Death: September 20, 1955
3 years
son
Hyman Costa
Birth: about 1879 31 33Spitalfieds, Tower Hamlets, London, England, UK
Death: May 12, 1917
15 months
daughter

Marriage
p001003-000519.jpg Bevis Marks reg marr at his residence Raphael Costa 19y batchelor a general dealer, son of Samuel a tailor to Rachel Barnett 19y spinster a feather (bedding?) maker of the same address dau of Lipman (Eliazer) Barnett (Baruth) a general dealer [Laird.ged] marr age 19 y; age 34y, born Spitalfields, 1881 census see husbands' notes
Census
age 33y with wife & 8 children, a general dealer born in City of London.
Death
2 Jewish Chronicle death announcements. These were in the Friday May 24, 1907 issue, as follows, preceded in the same edition, as follows, by the announcement of the death of little Rosa Costa (Rosie): Costa. You will notice that the week of mourning was held as usual at separate addresses, in true family style. ---------------------------------------------------------- Costa. On the 22nd May, after a short illness, Ralph Costa, age 61. Deeply lamented by his sorrowing wife, children, sister and friends. May his soul rest in peace. Shiva at Mrs. Goldsmith's, 25, Newnham Street, Goodman's Fields. ---------------------------------------------------------- Costa. - On the 22nd May, after a short illness, Ralph Costa, aged 61, the beloved father of Solomon Costa, 109, Whitecross-street, E.C. May his soul rest in peace. Shiva at above address. ----------------------------------------------------------
Burial
Raphael and Rachel Costa nee Barnet gravestone 2.jpg [Albert Farache May 2007] strange in that tombstone constructed from two seperate slabs joined together.