Welcome to the Research Section

In this section you will find a source of reference material of interest to historians of Anglo-Jewry.

  • The Chronology of the Jews in Britain is a list of notable dates in Anglo-Jewish history.
  • The religious leadership of the community as represented by the Chief Rabbinate (Ashkenazi) and Hahamim (Sephardi) are also to be found here.
  • If you would like to find out about the Jewish firsts in British history, there is a link for this too. Who was the first British Jew to win a Wimbledon title? Find out here.

These tables have been extracted, with permission of the author, from The Jews in Britain: A Chronology by Raphael Langham