JCR-UK is a genealogical and historical website.
It is not the official website of this congregation or community.
Borough of Watford
Watford, in the the county of
Hertfordshire, is a local government district (with borough status). Until 1974,
it was a municipal borough. It has a population of about 80,000 and is situated
a few miles to the northeast of the administrative boundary of Greater London.
Watford Jewish Community
Although there are records of Jews living in Watford from the early nineteenth century, there were no formal congregations established until well into the twentieth century. A congregation was formed in 1918, which lasted until the mid 1920's, and several congregations were established during WWII. The present congregation was established in 1946
Contact JCR-UK Webmaster:
This website is
owned by JewishGen and the Jewish Genealogical Society of Great Britain. All
material found herein is owned by or licensed to us. You may view, download, and
print material from this site only for your own personal use. You may not post
material from this site on another website without our consent. You may not
transmit or distribute material from this website to others. You may not use
this website or information found at this site for any commercial purpose.
Copyright © 2002 - 2018 JCR-UK. All Rights Reserved