Re: British-Jewish genealogy #general
"Evertjan." < exjxw.hannivoort@... > wrote on 16 jul 2005 in
Any suggestion in Simon Goulden's article is speculation - he is not aThe American Jewish Archives website has a great genealogical resourceThe first Jewish families arived in Britain perhaps with the Phoenicians,
It is only with the arrival of William Conqueror that there is a definite
record of rabbis and therefore an organised Jewish community.
See, for instance, http://www.jewishgen.org/jcr-uk/pre-1290/list_alpha.htm
"Jewish communities prior to 1290"
COHNREICH (Anklam, Germany Krajenka, Poland) ATLAS (Wielkie Oczy (near
WECHSLER(Schwabach, Germany) KOHN (Wallerstein and Kleinerdlingen,Germany)
LANDAU/FREDKIN(Gomel, Mogilev, Belarus)