I’m passing this on in the interest of full disclosure, but color me highly skeptical on it.
Could it be? Could Kate be the first future Jewish Queen to take to the throne?
they say in England, “not bloody likely, mate!” It seems that at least
the last five generations of Goldsmith’s family were married in
churches, with no sign of a synagogue anywhere in sight.
there are those who, citing the Spanish Inquisition where many Jews were
forced to hide their true identities, are undeterred from their theory
that Kate is Jewish, as was her mother. There is even an Orthodox
Sephardic Rabbi in Israel who insists that Kate’s parents were both
And, speaking of Jewish Princesses, another source even
claims that the late Princess Diana’s mother, Frances Shand Kydd, was
Jewish – and was born as Frances Ruth Burke Roche, one of the
So, let’s recap. It’s still entirely possible that
Kate, the future Queen of England, is Jewish, while England’s future
king, Prince William, was born to what halacha would consider a Jewish
mother in Lady Di, making him a future Jewish king!
Hmmm. And, now, with Kate expecting…would that make Prince Charles a zaidie?