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Jewish Communities in Ireland
 Bibliography and Other Sources

The bibliography references were compiled and are maintained by David Shulman.
If you have any additions please contact him

References used in the Bibliography

  • BIU =Bar-Ilan University Library, Ramat Gan, Israel

  • BL = British Library

  • BLO = Bodleian Library, Oxford

  • JCL = Jews' College Library, London School of Jewish Studies

  • JGSGB = Jewish Genealogical Society of Great Britain Library

  • JGSGB Newsletter = Newsletter of the Jewish Genealogical Society of Great Britain Library

  • LBL = Leo Baeck Library, Leo Baeck College, Centre for Jewish Education, London

  • LSE = London School of Economic Library, London

  • Shemot = the quarterly magazine of JGSGB.

  • Susser Archives =  Documents, papers and computer disks of the late Rabbi Dr Bernard Susser. Now available on JCR-UK through the kind offices of Frank J. Gent of Exeter Hebrew Congregation.

  • Trans JHSE = Transactions of the Jewish Historical Society of England. A set of these work is to be found in nearly all the UK Libraries listed here.

  • UCL = University College London Library

General            Belfast           Cork          Dublin 



Bibliographical References

  • Huhner, L. - Jews of Ireland, An Historical Sketch. , [Trans JHSE V 1902-5]

  • Hyman. L. - The Jews of Ireland from Earliest Times to the Year 1910. [1972, Irish University Press. ISBN 0 7165 2082 6].

  • Kadish, Sharman - Jewish Heritage in England, An Architectural Guide -  pp 203-208. [2006, English Heritage]

  • Keogh, D. - The Jews of Twentieth Century Ireland. Refugees, Anti-Semitism, and the Holocaust.  [1998, Cork University Press] (BLO, JGSGB, UCL).

  • Moore, Gerry - Socio-Economic Aspects of Anti-Semitism in Ireland, 1889-1905 . [The Economic and Social Review, vol 12 no 3 April 1981, pages 187-201.]

  • Ó Gráda, Comac - Jewish Ireland in the Age of Joyce: Socioeconomic History. [2006, Princeton University Press] (BLO, UCL)

  • Price, Stanley - Somewhere to Hang a Hat: An Irish-Jewish Journey [2002, New Island, Dublin] (BLO)

  • Shillman, B. - A Short History of the Jews of Ireland.  [1945]


Bibliographical References

  • Herselle, C. - Synagogues of Europe - Architecture, History, Meaning, pp. 407-410.   [Dover 1985  Publications 1985 ISBN 0 4862 9078 6.]

  • Krinsky, C. H. - The Synagogues of Europe, pp. 407-410 .  [1985, The M.I.T. Press, Cambridge MA).

  • McIlveen, Pamela  and Roulston, William - Researching Belfast Jewish Families c.1850 -c.1930 [2004 FAMILIA: Ulster Genealogical Review, no. 20, pp. 1-15] (BLO)

Belfast Community


Bibliographical References

  • Roth, Cecil - The Rise of Provincial Jewry, p. 57. [1950] (JGSGB, LBL, UCL, Susser Archive - available on-line)

Cork Community


Bibliographical References

  • Harris, Nick - Dublin's Little Jerusalem [2002, A & A Farmar, Dublin] (BLO)

  • Ó Gráda, Comac - Dublin Jewish Demography a Century Ago. [2008, University College] (BLO)

  • Roth, Cecil - The Rise of Provincial Jewry, pp. 56-57. [1950]  (JGSGB, LBL, UCL, Susser Archive - available on-line)

  • Shillman, B. - Jewish Cemetery in Ballybough, Dublin, with postscript by Wolf, L. [Trans JHSE XI 1924/7]

Dublin Community




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