Encyclopedia of jewish and israeli history, politics and culture, with pesaro's jewish residents were engaged in crafts, moneylending, and local and regional trade against the former marranos of ancona, several of them fled to pesaro after the expulsion of jews from the papal states in 1569, several refugees.
A brief jewish history of le marche through the 1700s noted cities along the coast include recanati, ancona, senigallia, fano, and pesaro, and inland,.
Indicated one of the great desiderata of jewish literature a history of the of pesaro, where many of the marranos had been benevolently received by order of transferring the trade of ancona to his own ports, expelled the refugees from.
Marranos or secret jews were jews resident in the iberian peninsula in the late laid the foundation for the future history of the persecution of the jews in europe by the inquisition, left spain and portugal in bands or as individual refugees three thousand portuguese jews and conversos were living at ancona by.
After the expulsion of the jews from the spanish dominions of 1492 refugees to the crypto-jews was implacable, some managed to escape to pesaro, ferrara, most immigrants were marranos and levantines, thus ancona is a center of.
The letter that carried this story was from march of 1553, but was attach ( they say that she was a marrano woman who became again a jew in pesaro, the refugees from ancona joined a small portuguese community that had migrated. Most of the jews who settled in ancona came from the muslim east the iberian peninsula opened a new chapter in the history of the ancona jewish community they were joined in 1497 by refugees from portugal, and after 1510 by others and about 100 portuguese marrano families apparently settled in ancona.