|NY State: HAVERSTRAW: (Rockland County)|
1919 Jewish population with unidentified cemetery was 220 in "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 Comm and submitted by Alan Hirschfeld.
Sons of Jacob Cemetery: Rt 202, adj to Mt Repose Cemetery, Haverstraw, NY; 1 acre from 1967.
Baum Family Plot: off Route 202, SE of St. Peter's; 0.5 acre. Active, 1967. Oldest known Jewish cemetery in Rockland Co. Source: http://www.rootsweb.com/~nyrockla/GSRC/rccem.htm#NewCity 
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