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Chelmsford Jewish Community

Chelmsford, Essex

 

              

         
 

Page created: 30 November 2005
Latest revision or update: 17 February 2013

Town of Chelmsford

Chelmsford, the county town of Essex,  is situated about 35 miles northeast of London.  The present administration was formed in 1974, when the municipal borough of Chelmsford merged with surrounding Chelmsford Rural District to form the local government district (later borough) of Chelmsford, within the administrative county of Essex.

The Jewish Community

Only one Jewish congregation, known as the Chelmsford Jewish Community, exists in Chelmsford, although there was an abortive attempt to establish a Chelmsford Reform Synagogue Group.
 


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The records in the database associated with Chelmsford include:

1851 Anglo Jewry Database

Individuals in the 1851 Anglo Jewry Database who were living in Chelmsford during the 1800s (2 records), 1810s (6 records); 1820s (6 records), 1830s (7 records), 1840s (11 records), 1850s (14 records), 1860s (2 records), 1880s (3 records) and 1890s (2 records).
 

Congregation Data

Name:

Chelmsford Jewish Community

Address:

Merlin House, 23 Parker Street, Chelmsford CM2 0ES

Former Addresses :

11 Haig Street, Chelmsford, CH2 0BH
and 108 Imperial Avenue, Naylandsea CM3 6AJ (in 1995)

Current Status:

Active

Date Founded:

1974

Burial Arrangements:

Burial Scheme in association with the Jewish Joint Burial Society, whose cemetery is the
Bulls Cross Ride Cemetery in Cheshunt, Hertfordshire

Website:

http://www.jewishcommunitychelmsford.co.uk/


Jewish Population Data

1990
2004
145
133

(The Jewish Year Book 1991)
(The Jewish Year Book 2005)


Articles on the Chelmsford Jewish Community

Press Reports on the Chelmsford Jewish Community


Other Chelmsford Jewish Information

Bibliography


Jewish Congregations in Essex

Jewish Communities of England home page

Explanations of Terms Used
 

 


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