Family Research – English, Scottish and Irish Genealogy

2/5/2009

Iraqi Israelis scramble for family ‘hidden treasure’ in U.K.

Many Jews who have immigrated to Israel from Iraq over the past several decades are convinced they are descendants of the Levys – an Iraqi merchant family that amassed a fortune in England at the beginning of the 19th century.

Every few years an additional piece of information comes to light about the dynasty’s history, sparking new hope in tracing the family’s fortune allegedly held at the Bank of England, only to be dashed again. for more click here

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