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Myers, Moses (1752-1835)

Myers, Moses (1752-1835)
Historical Note
Moses Myers (1752-1835) was born in New York City. He was a prominent Jewish merchant in Norfolk, Va. moving there in 1787. He was consul for the Netherlands, vice-consul for Denmark and served as collector of customs for the district of Norfolk and Portsmouth. He served in the Revolutionary War and later in the Virginia militia. He was President of the Norfolk Common Council. Further information about this individual or organization may be available in the Special Collections Research Center Wiki: http://scrc.swem.wm.edu/wiki/index.php/Moses Myers.

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Records or Manuscript Collections
Moses Myers Ship Disbursement, 1801
Myers-Burrage-Graham Papers (I) Group A, 1776-1925
Myers Papers (II), circa 1790-1900