Plymouth aliens register

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Copy of the Plymouth aliens register, 1798, revised in 1803, listing fifty-eight Plymouth Jewish aliens, giving for each person name, occupation, place of birth, residence in his own country, age, principal place of residence before entering Great Britain, point and date of entry, present residence, and in some cases the number of years spent in Plymouth and in other places in England.

Administrative / Biographical History

Copy of the Plymouth aliens register.

Conditions Governing Access

The Special Collections Division is available for anyone to use, regardless of whether you are attached to an academic institution. Access to the Archives and Manuscripts and Rare Books reading room, however, is by prior appointment to access the manuscript material. See our website for more details.

Bibliography

Edited, with a transcript, by V.D.Lipman, 'The Plymouth aliens list, 1798 and 1803' Miscellanies of the Jewish Historical Society of England 6 (1962) pp. 187-94.