Lewis / Louis / Lazarus
/ Eleazer ben Abraham



  • ~1841 Born: Russia/Poland (calculated from 1891 Census)
  • Married: to Sarah GOLDER in Russia/Poland some time before 1876
  • Emigrated: to the UK sometime after 1876
  • 1891 Census.
    First name: spelt Louis
    Age: 50 years
    Address: 4 Spital Street Mile End New Town
    Occupation: Dressmaker.
  • 1899 July 30th: Died: at the age of 59 years.
    First name: spelt Lewis
    Address: 3 Parfett Street in the Mile End Old Town district of London.
    Occupation: Journeyman tailor.
    (This was a tailor who had completed an apprenticeship and was entitled to ply his trade independently. He was not, however, in a financial position to set up his own business and take on apprentices of his
    own (which would have enabled him to style himself Master Tailor). So he worked for others on a freelance basis).
    "Journeyman" derives from the French "journee", meaning a day - he was paid by the day for his work - and has nothing to do with travelling around.)

    Witnessed: by E. Kutcher, son-in-law.

    On Sarah's death certificate it says that she was the widow of ' Eliezer ben Abraham' Golder a 'Master Tailor' and on her headstone the wife of 'Lazarus'.

    On Anna Golder's marriage certificate he is also Lazarus.
  • Burial Record:
    Lazarus Golder died on the 30th July 1899 aged 58.(From the Jewishgen.org)

    He was buried in plot B-4 Grave 3 on the 31st July 1899 at Edmonton Federation Cemetry, London.

    However he is registered in their books under the name Gold(n)er ,last address being Parfett Street Building E.

    Edmonton Federation Cemetery,
    Montagu Road, Angel Road (B137) (off North Circular Road A406), Lower Edmonton, London N18 (Federation of Synagogues)  +44 20 8807 2268

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Spouse: Sarah