ROME: Floyd County Print

Synagogue : Temple Rodeph Shalom, PO Box 425, Rome. GA 30161. Contacts: Shelly Peller (706-291-8937) or Murray Stein (235-1004).
1919 Jewish population was 250 according to submission by Alan Hirschfeld from "Directory of Jewish Local Organizations in the United States", pp. 330-583. American Jewish Year Book 5680 September 25,1919 to Sept. 12, 1920 ; vol. 21, edited by Harry Schneiderman for the American Jewish Committee.

Eastview Cemetery: 700 Kingston Ave; (706-263-4534); Burials:

? to current; Sexton: Donald Satcher, City of Rome. A cemetery committee with much information can be contacted through This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it , phone: (706-295-5098).

Mount Aventine: Rome. South on Broad to S. Broad. 3/4 mile left onto Lookout Circle. Right at top of hill. Bear right. The cemetery is at the top of the hill.

150 graves, open since 1872. "Jewish cemetery has records."

Myrtle Hill Cemetery: (706-236-4534) Burials:

? to current; Sexton: Donald Satcher, City of Rome; Source: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it , 2700 Claridge Court, Atlanta, GA 30360 (404-458-6664)  . Website:  [2000]

Rodeph Shalom Cemetery:

Top of Mount Aventurine, near Lytle Road. (706-291-6315). Burials date from 1885 to current. Congregation Rodeph Shalom Cemetery Committee directs the cemetery that permits only Jewish burials. Contact: S. Peller (706-291-6315) Available at (AJA) American Jewish Archives, 3101 Clifton Ave. Cincinnati, Ohio 45220-2488; phone (513) 221-1875. (tel) 513-221-7812 (fax). This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it : "Congregation Rodeph Sholom: Cemetery deeds and survey records, 1875-1940; first insurance policy on buildings, 1940; constitution, 1949; minutes, financial records, and correspondence, 1937-1950. Histories file"

burial list and photos [Mar 2014]

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