Southampton Hebrew Congegration

Southampton, Hants




Congregation Data


Southampton Hebrew Congregation


Mordaunt Road, Inner Avenue, Southampton, Hampshire, SO14 6GP (from 1963)

Previous Addresses:

Albion Place, High Street (from 1864 to 1963)
East Street, Southampton (from 1833)

Current Status:



First Synagogue - 1833; Hebrew Congregation - 1864


Ashkenazi Orthodox

Marriage Certification:

Group: Board of Deputies;
Worship Number: 18304;
Registration District: Southampton



Membership Data:

1845 - 10 Ba'ale Batim and 7 seatholders (Chief Rabbi's Questionnaire)

1851 - 57 appropriated seatholders (The Rise of Provincial Jewry - C. Roth)

1852 - 15 seatholders (Board of Deputies Returns)

1860 - 18 seatholders (Board of Deputies Returns)

1870 - 23 seatholders (Board of Deputies Returns)

1880 - 22 seatholders (Board of Deputies Returns)

1890 - 15 seatholders (Board of Deputies Returns)

1896 - 22 seatholders (The Jewish Year Book 1896-97)

1898 - 18 seatholders (The Jewish Year Book 1898-99)

1900 - 20 seatholders (The Jewish Year Book 1900-01 and Board of Deputies Returns)

1905 - 20 seatholders (The Jewish Year Book 1906)

1915 - 32 seatholders (The Jewish Year Book 1916)

1999 - 19  (Board of Deputies)


There are two Jewish cemeteries in Southampton. For details see Cemetery Information on Southampton Jewish Community home page.


On-line Articles and Other Material
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For Other On-line Articles and Other Material relating to this Congregation,
see Southampton Jewish Community home page

Southampton Jewish Community home page

Jewish Congregations in Hampshire

Jewish Communities of England home page

Page created 22 March 2003
Latest revision or update: 7 May 2017


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