List of Caribbean Jews

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Here is a list of some prominent (non Latin-) Caribbean Jews, arranged by country of origin.

Antigua and Barbuda[edit]

Aruba[edit]

Bermuda[edit]

Cuba[edit]

Curaçao[edit]

French Guiana[edit]

Guyana[edit]

Haiti[edit]

Jamaica[edit]

Martinique[edit]

  • David Gradis, one of the first Jews to start a trading business in Martinique.
  • Moises Cohen, another one of the first Jews to start a trading business in Martinique. (Sephardic Origin).
  • Harold Pinto, the Pinto family were ironsmiths and made a good living.

Montserrat[edit]

  • Joao Moises Benabides Dinis, (a/k/a Juan Dionis) spent his youth in Caribbean and one of the first Sephardic Jews into Charlottesville, VA. Founding member of Kahal Kadosh Beth Shalome, in Richmond, VA.

Nevis[edit]

  • Alexander Hamilton, First Treasurer of the United States, a Halakhic Jew, son of Rachel Faucette (ex-wife of Michel Levien) stepson of James Hamilton.

Suriname[edit]

Trinidad and Tobago[edit]

US Virgin Islands[edit]

See also[edit]