LEICESTER, Leicestershire (2 burial sites): Print
For information on the Jewish community and congregations of Leicester, see Leicester on JCR-UK.


CEMETERY:

  • Gilroes Cemetery, Jewish Section, Groby Road:

The Leicester (Orthodox) Hebrew Congregation uses a section of this cemetery.

The Jewish Gilroes website (a project funded by the UK Heritage Lottery and affiliated to JCR-UK) went on-line in August 2014. The website includes a SEARCHABLE DATABASE and full catalogue of all burials in the Cemetery (approximately 820 internments dating from 1902), genealogical search facilities, photographs of all extant headstones and fascinating stories of some of those buried in the Cemetery. [David Shulman, Webmaster JCR-UK, This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it , October 2014].

 

  • Loughborough Municipal Cemetery, Jewish SectionLeicester Rd, Loughborough, Leicestershire, LE11:

This is used by the Progressive congregation.

 

Last Updated on Monday, 09 January 2017 08:01