Judah Barrett & Co.


Columbia, SC


From about 1825 to about 1830, Judah Barrett (died c.1854), relative of South Carolina merchants Isaac (c.1791-1834) and Jacob Barrett (1792-1871), operated Judah Barrett & Co., a general store in Columbia. Judah Barrett & Co. operated in a formal partnership with Charleston general store Isaac Barrett & Co., and Columbia general stores Jacob Barrett & Co. and Barrett & Dunlap until 1827. Judah Barret was a partner in Barrett & Dunlap along with John G. Dunlap (died 1882).

The Jewish Merchant Project is supported by the generosity of the Henry & Sylvia Yaschik Foundation and the Stanley B. Farbstein Endowment at the Coastal Community Foundation.

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