EUDORA: Douglas County Print

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Jewish Community Center Congregation


Eudora Township Benie Israel Cemetery: Burial register. 1869-1928. Eudora Township, Douglas County, Kansas; Vital Statistics file; source: (AJA contact form. American Jewish Archives, 3101 Clifton Ave. Cincinnati, Ohio 45220-2488. 513-221-1875 (tel); 513-221-7812 (fax). E-mail: AJA contact form)

40 miles east of Topeka, 1860's p.183. Located 6 miles east of Lawrence, Kansas. Belonging to the Jewish Community Center Congregation in Lawrence, the cemetery is located one-mile west off the Eudora exit off Kansas Route 10 (main road between Lawrence and Kansas City).

To reach it one exits K10 at the Eudora exit. Go south to the first road on the south side of K10. Turn west and go to the next dirt road (one mile). The cemetery is on the northwest corner. Source: Rabbi Mark Levin, Congregation Beth Torah, 9401 Nall Ave., Suite 200, Prairie Village, KS 66207

UPDATE: Since the mid-1970s, this cemetery has been owned by the Jewish Community Center of Lawrence, Kansas, whose address and phone number are 917 Highland Drive, Lawrence, KS 66046, (785) 841-7636. [January 2004]

Last Updated on Saturday, 17 April 2010 16:34