Open main menu
London Wiki Topics
Flag of London.png
Beginning Research
Record Types
London Background
Local Research Resources
Bevis Marks Synagogue

Bevis Marks Synagogue, built 1701, is the oldest synagogue in the United Kingdom.[1]

Online Records

Marriages at Bevis Marks Synagogue (1766-1837) and the Great Synagogue (1791-1837) are indexed at FindMyPast (£).

Wikipedia contributors have compiled a list of London synagogues.

The Knowles Collection (available online) reconstructs the families of many historic London Jews.

GENUKI identifies several Jewish resources for London, including:

Published Records

Published transcripts of records:

  • Bevis Marks Records
  • New Synagogue, London Birth Records (from FHL Film 94,668) FHL 942.1/L1 K39h
  • The Circumcision Register of Isaac and Abraham de Paiba (1715-1775) FHL 942.1/L1 K35s pt. 4



  1. Wikipedia Contributors, "Bevis Marks Synagogue," Wikipedia,, accessed 7 January 2012.