|AIKEN: Aiken County|
Children of Israel Cemetery: Congregation organized in 1905.
Jewish population in 1919 was 76. 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. Submitted by Alan Hirschfeld
Sons of Israel: corner of Hampton Ave. and Laurens Street; Behind Bethany Cemetery; Used approximately 1916 to present. Synagogue: Congregation of Adas Yeshurun (Aiken) Size: 135 graves occupied, room for 3 times that many. Contact: Peter K. Baumgarten, 618 Medinah Drive, Aiken, SC 29803 for burial listings.
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