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South Wales Jewry
in Victorian Britain
(Pontypridd)

 

 

   
 


Extract from papers on
Provincial Jewry in Victorian Britain

Papers prepared by Dr. (later Prof.) Aubrey Newman for a conference at University College, London, convened on 6 July 1975 by the Jewish Historical Society of England
(Reproduced here with Prof. Newman's kind consent)

Paper first published on JCR-UK: 24 February 2016
Latest revision: 24 August 2016


Papers on South Wales

PONTYPRIDD (South Wales)

 

Published Data

1901[b]

1900 - Jewish population, 100.    1900 - 3 marriages, 6 burials.
Synagogue, Wood Road. There are 35 seatholders and the weekly income averages about 2.
Hebrew School, Wood Road.
    [in 1898 the yearbook recorded - eighteen children attend the school, 12 boys and 6 girls]
    [in 1901] 59 children attend the school (26 boys and 33 girls)

[b - Jewish Year Book]

Board of Deputies returns

  births marriages burials seatholders

  1873

 

0

0

18

  1880

 

0

1

  6

*1889

 

1

0

20

  1890

No   Returns   Registered

  1900

5

3

2

13

[* This had read 1899, which was presumably an error and should read 1889 - Webmaster]

 

Introduction to Papers on South Wales and Conference Paper by Geoffrey Alderman

Provincial Jewry in Victorian Britain - List of Contents

Pontypridd Jewish Congregation home page


Formatted by David Shulman
 

 
 


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