Hoop Lane Cemeteries:: LONDON
The Hoop Lane Cemeteries, Golders Green, comprise the following:
- Hoop Lane Cemetery East, Hoop Lane, Golders Green, London NWII (Spanish & Portuguese) +44 20 8455 2569:
On the eastern side are prostrate slabs of the Sephardic Jews and, apart from the old closed Sephardic cemeteries off the Mile End road. Only Sephardic cemetery left in London." (Text quoted from book London Cemeteries by Hugh Meller).
I have started to index the headstones. I have done almost two sections of the cemetery. The headstones frequently are quite informative. I will have a print out of the work so far for the conference in July. Kathryn Michael
Photographs of various tombstones from this cemetery, taken by Gina Marks, can be viewed on the website of the Jewish Genealogical Sociey of Great Britain at http://www.jgsgb.org.uk/members/Browse/S&P_headstones/S&PTombstones.htm [July 2011]
Stanley Setty was a car dealer murdered by Donald Hume. His dismembered torso was discoveed in the Essex marshes, having been dropped unto the sea by Hume from an aeroplane. He us buried in the Sephardi section of the Hoop Lane cemerery. David Jacobs, Shemot Magazine, [December 1997].
- Hoop Lane Cemetery West, Hoop Lane, Golders Green, London NWII (Reform) +44 20 8455 2569:
West London Synagogue (Reform) owns the 16.5 acres. (Text from book London Cemeteries by Hugh Meller). The London searchable database on JCR-UK includes over 8,100 records from this cemetery.
- Hoop Lane Crematorium: Hoop Lane, Golders Green, London NW11.
- JOWBR burial listings [August 2010]
Last Updated on Friday, 12 April 2013 10:48