the former

Edmonton & District Hebrew Congregaton

Edmonton, London N18





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 Congregation Data


Edmonton & District Hebrew Congregation


53 Bounces Road, Upper Edmonton, London N18

Date Formed:

By 1938(i)

Date Closed:

Closed about 1948(ii)


Ashkenazi Strictly Orthodox


Associated with the Union of Orthodox Hebrew Congregations (UOHC)


None listed


Pre-World War II

Presidents -  J. Rynhold (about 1938/39)(iii), S. Factor (about 1939/40)(iv)


Wardens -  S. Factor, J. Freed and H. Marks (about 1945 to 1948)(v)

Local Government District:

The North London district of Edmonton forms the south-eastern section of the London Borough of Enfield(vi) and was previously (until 1965) in the former Municipal Borough of Edmonton (incorporated as a borough in 1937, previously an Urban District).

Bibliography - London Borough of Enfield

Registration District (BMD):

Enfield(vii) - Link to Register Office website


For United of Orthdox Hebrew Congregation cemeteries, see Cemeteries of the UOHC

Notes & Sources ( returns to text above)

  • (i) Based upon the congregation's first appearance in the Jewish Year Book 1939. 

  • (ii) Based upon the congregation's final appearance in the Jewish Year Book 1948.

  • (iii) Based upon J. Reynold's listing solely in the Jewish Year Book 1939.

  • (iii) Based upon S. Factor's sole listing as president in the Jewish Year Book 1940.

  • (v) Based upon their listing in the Jewish Year Book 1945/6 through 1948. 

  • (vi) The London Borough of Enfield, an Outer London Borough within the Greater London administrative area, was created on 1 April 1965 upon the merger of the Municipal Boroughs of Edmonton, Enfield and Southgate. All areas had been within the former County of Middlesex.

  • (vii) The former Registration District was Edmonton, from formation of the congregation until 1 April 1965. All registers would now be held by current register office. 

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