Person    | Male  Born 25/9/1872  Died 14/1/1946

Dr Joseph Herman Hertz

Categories: Religion

Countries: Hungary, South Africa, USA

Chief Rabbi of the British Empire. Born Slovakia, then part of Hungary. When he was aged 11 the family moved to New York. Worked for a time as a rabbi in Johannesburg. 1911 returned to New York. 1913 chosen as Chief Rabbi of the British Empire and in 1915 became a naturalized British subject. Died at home in Hamilton Terrace.

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Dr Joseph Herman Hertz

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Rabbi Hertz

Dr J. H. Hertz CH, 1872 - 1946, Chief Rabbi of the British Empire, lived here...

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Loyal Temperance Legion

Loyal Temperance Legion

The children's branch of the Woman's Christian Temperance Union, and still active in 2008 - we found the pledge with a link to join: "The Pledge: That I may give my best service to home and country...

Group, Children, Food & Drink, Religion

1 memorial
Rev. Richard Carr Kirkpatrick

Rev. Richard Carr Kirkpatrick

Priest. Founder of St Augustine's Church, Kilburn, and first vicar there: 1870 - 1907. From St Augustine's Church website: "Richard Carr Kirkpatrick was the son of an Irish landowner and a friend ...

Person, Religion, Ireland

1 memorial
Joan Bartlett, O.B.E

Joan Bartlett, O.B.E

Vice President of the National Federation of Housing Associations. Born London. Leading Catholic involved in housing needs.

Person, Property, Religion, Social Welfare

1 memorial
St Michaels Bassishaw

St Michaels Bassishaw

Church first recorded in a document of 1196. Destroyed in the Great Fire, rebuilt by Wren (or his colleagues, at least) and, found to be unsafe, demolished in 1900.

Building, Religion

1 memorial
Mary Fletcher

Mary Fletcher

Methodist deaconess. Born Mary Bosanquet at Leytonstone Manor (or Forest House, depending on source), Leytonstone, Essex. A close friend of John Wesley, her house served as a meeting place for pray...

Person, Religion

1 memorial