|AUBURN: Androscoggin County|
general Androscoggin County information.
Auburn information. [August 2005]
Documenting Maine Jewry: Phyllis Graber Jensen - Auburn-Lewiston, [November 2010]
119 Jewish population was 300 according to "Directory of Jewish Local Organizations in the United States", pp. 330-583 in American Jewish Year Book 5680 (September 25,1919 to Sept. 12, 1920); Volume 21, edited by Harry Schneiderman for the American Jewish Committee and submitted by Alan Hirschfeld. Jim Marin, 1063 Beacon St. #6, P.O. Box 1555, Brookline, MA 10146 (617) 232-3937 possibly may have information.
The Congregations of Beth Jacob in Lewiston and Beth Abraham in Auburn were established in the 1920's. A more-informal place of prayer and religious education preexisted these. In 1981, Beth Jacob congregation merged with the Community Center: The Temple Shalom Synagogue-Center. Both Temple Shalom and Beth Abraham are conservative. [February 2010]
Temple Shalom Cemetery Association : 147 Old Danville Road, Auburn, ME 04210 . directions [February 2010]
burial list: The records and headstones images for Temple Shalom Synagogue Cemetery in Auburn are now available on-line. There are 349 burials records and 433 headstone images. Each burial record includes the English-language inscription, Hebrew name of the deceased , and birth and death date information, whenever possible. [February 2010]
Beth Abraham Cemetery Association: 147 Old Danville Road, Auburn, ME 04210 . directions [February 2010]
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