|RALEIGH: Wake County|
general Wake County information. [September 2005]
1919 Jewish population was 120. Source: "Directory of Jewish Local Organizations in the United States" pp. 330-583. 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.
4 Synagogues in Wake County:
Oakwood Cemetery: 701 Oakwood Avenue, Raleigh NC 27601.
"The Raleigh Hebrew Cemetery is located in downtown Raleigh. We do not have a Jewish Funeral Home here, but have worked well with Brown-Wynne Funeral Home in preparing for Jewish funerals. The Hevra Kadisha of Raleigh (Jewish Burial Society) engages in the sacred task of preparing the deceased for proper burial according to Jewish tradition. Members of the Hevra Kadisha are congregants from Beth Meyer and Sha'arei Israel/Lubavitch Synagogues." Source: [September 2000]
Raleigh Hebrew Cemetery:
This Raleigh Hebrew Cemetery Association cemetery in located adjacent to Oakwood Cemetery in Raleigh. As Raleigh's only Jewish cemetery, the site has approximately 250-300 graves. Source: David Zendels, 7805 Harps Mill Road, Raleigh, NC 27615.
450 North State Street
photos and burial list [Mar 2014]
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