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  • Haham Dr NIETO David

    Haham Dr NIETO David

    Male 1654 - 1728  (74 years)

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    • Name NIETO David 
      Title Haham Dr 
      Born 10 Jan 1654  Venice Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
      Gender Male 
      Occupation Physician and preacher. Community leader when the first Jewish orphanage was established in 1703. 
      Died 10 Jan 1728 
      Buried 11 Jan 1728  Velho Sephardic Cemetery Find all individuals with events at this location 
      • Inscription: Haham Hashalem R Dr David Nieto died 28 Tebet 5488 10th Jan 1728 aged 74.

        Dr. Isaac de Sequeira Samuda wrote the Portuguese epitaph for the tombstone. The English translation by Dr Lionel D Barnett:
        "Sublime theologian, profound sage, eminent physician, illustrious astronomer, sweet poet, eloquent preacher, subtle logician, ingenious scientist, fluent orator, ready in tongues, famous in histories - since so much is here confined, in death a little earth holds what is much and little."
      Nieto, Dr. David
      Nieto, Dr. David
      Plot: Row 21, No 1
      Person ID I17160
      Last Modified 4 Apr 2020 

      Father NIETO Phineas,   b. Abt 1625 
      Family ID F3717  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

       1. NIETO Isaac,   b. 1702,   d. 1774  (Age 72 years)
      Last Modified 24 Sep 2016 
      Family ID F3718  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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      Nieto, Haham David
      Nieto, Haham David

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      1. [S1] Taken from date of death and age at death.


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