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Windsor, Slough & Maidenhead Community

 

Royal Borough of Windsor and Maidenhead

Windsor (also known as New Windsor) and Maidenhead are both towns on the the river Thames in southeast England, just to the west of London.  They form part of the Royal Borough of Windsor and Maidenhead. This was formed in 1974, initially as a local government district of the county of Berkshire, on the merger of a number of local authorities including the Royal Borough of New Windsor, the municipal borough of Maidenhead and parts of the urban district of Eton (which had been in Buckinghamshire).  In 1998, the Royal Borough of Windsor and Maidenhead became a unitary authority, when Berkshire lost its administrative status becoming purely a ceremonial county.

 

Borough of Slough

Slough, a town just to the north of  Windsor, is about 20 miles west of London.  It was a municipal borough in the county of Buckinghamshire until 1974, when it was transferred to the county of Berkshire, of which it became a local government district.  In 1998, the Borough of Slough became a unitary authority, when Berkshire lost its administrative status becoming purely a ceremonial county.

Jewish Community


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The records in the database associated with Windsor, Slough and Maidenhead include:

1851 Anglo Jewry Database

Individuals in the 1851 Anglo Jewry Database who were living in Slough, Windsor, or neighbouring Eton during the 1760s (1 record); 1790s (2 records), 1800s (3 records), 1820s (1 record), 1830s (14 records), 1840s (12 records), 1850s (15 records), 1860s (5 records), 1870s (5 records), 1880s (3 records), 1890s (2 records) and 1900s (2 records).
 

The following congregations are, or were, in Windsor, Slough or Maidenhead:
 

Articles

Press Reports about the Maidenhead Jewish Community 1940 & 1941

Jews of Slough in the Nineteenth Century


Jewish Population Data

Maidenhead
  1990 - 1,180  (The Jewish Year Book 1991)
 
1999 - 1,240  (The Jewish Year Book 2000)
 
2004 - 1,035  (The Jewish Year Book 2005)
Slough & Windsor
  1965 - 130  (The Jewish Year Book 1966)


Jewish Congregations in Berkshire

Communities in Greater London and its Outskirts

Jewish Communities of England home page

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