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Congregation Shaarai Torah , Sons of Abraham (O)
835 Pleasant Street  MA  01602
Rabbi Yaacov Blotner

Yeshiva Synagogue Chabad, Tifereth Israel, Sons of Jacob (O)
22 Newton Avenue  MA  01602
Rabbi Hershel Fogelman

Young Israel of Worcester - Congregation Beth Judah (O)
889 Pleasant Street  MA  01602
Rabbi Reuven Fischer

REFERENCE: Congregation Shaarai Torah/Sons of Abraham. Shaarai Torah records, 1889-1999 (bulk 1995-1999). Description: 1 box. Notes: ... Congregation Shaarai Torah, a neighborhood synagogue established in 1904 in Worcester's East Side, ... functioned until ca. 1995 when its building was sold to a local philanthropist and turned over to a non-profit corporation for proposed conversion into a Jewish museum and neighborhood center to be operated by Oak Hill Community Development Corp.; building set on fire by arson in Sept. 1999 and its future presently uncertain. Oral histories on audiocassette tape with transcriptions of 9 older members; article based on interviews with older members; photographs taken during the 1997 cleanup of the property, with some older (1950s) photographs; clippings relating to reuse of the property and the 1999 fire; and miscellaneous documents concerning the property with incorporation papers and amendments for Hebrew Cemetery Corporation of Worcester. .... Gift; Joyce Mandell, Worcester, Mass.; Apr. 2000. Finding aid in the repository. Other authors: Hebrew Cemetery Corporation (Worcester, Mass.) Location: Worcester Historical Museum (Worcester, Mass.) (2000.18). Control No.: DCLV00-A2240 [December 2000]

B'nai Brith Cemetery: A Yahrzeit list is in the possession of This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it r. Directions.

Worcester Municipal Cemetery: The municipal cemetery had a section for Jewish burials before the city had a Jewish cemetery. The fully staffed office hopefully would give information. Contact This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it in the cemetery office.


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