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The saga of an American Jewish family since the Revolution : a history of the family of Jonas Phillips / Samuel Rezneck ; foreword by Malcolm H. Stern.
Washington, D.C. : University Press of America, c1980.
xi, 227 p. ; 22 cm.
Jonas Phillips (1736-1803) immigrated from Germany to Charleston, South Carolina, moving to Albany, New York in 1761 and then to New York City, where he married Rebecca Machado in 1762. The family moved to Philadelphia in 1774. Descendants lived in New York, Pennsylvania, California and elsewhere.
Bibliography: p. 214-220.
Genealogical and other factors: two centuries
Origins and founding of the Phillips family in eighteenth century America: the patriarchal Jonas Phillips
The second generation of the Phillips family: the sons of Jonas and Rebecca Phillips
Succeeding generations of the Phillips family in New York
The descendants of Zalegman Phillips in Philadelphia
The maverick of the Phillips family: Uriah P. Levy
The rest of the Levy family: Jonas P. Levy and his descendants
The shining light of the Phillips family: Mordecai Manuel Noah
Noah's life and career continued
THe literary production of the Phillips family
Epilogue: the Phillips family thrives in a land of opportunity.
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