|BEUDIU: Bistrita County in Nuseni commune (Beudiu, Beudiul, Bödön)|
Beudiu, Beudiul, Bödön. 47°04' N 24°10' E, 204.3 miles NNW of Bucureşti .Located in Nuşeni (Hungarian: Apanagyfalu; German: Großendorf) commune composed of seven villages: Beudiu (Bőd), Dumbrava (Nyírmezőtanya), Feleac (Fellak), Malin (Almásmálom), Nuşeni, Rusu de Sus (Felsőoroszfalu) and Viţa (Vice).
The cemetery is located in Beudiu, near the village, cod 4589, judet Bistrita, Romania at 4704 2410, 204.3 miles NNW of Bucharest and 38 km from Dej. The alternate name is Bod (Hungarian). Present town population is 1,000-5,000 with no Jews.
The 1850 Jewish population by census was 35 and in 1930 was 69. In May 1944, the Jews were gathered in the ghetto of Dej and on May 28, June 6-8 were deported to Auschwitz. The unlandmarked Orthodox cemetery was established in 19th century. Last known burial was 20th century.
The isolated rural/agricultural hillside has no sign or marker. Reached via private road,
No special sections. Tombstones date from the 19th century. The limestone, marble, and granite common gravestones have Hebrew inscriptions. No known mass graves. The national Jewish community owns the property used for an orchard. Adjacent properties are agricultural. Rarely, private Jewish or non-Jewish visitors stop. The never vandalized cemetery maintenance has been re-erection of stones and clearing vegetation. Current care is occasional clearing or cleaning by unpaid individuals. No structures. Weather erosion due to weather is a moderate threat.
Cosmina Popa, Tatra Str. no. 4, tel. 064/ 128764, Cluj Napoca, 3400 and Ioana Raiciu, Bd. 21 Decembrie, 13-15, 064/190849, Cluj-Napoca, 3400 visited the site and completed the survey on July 25, 2000 using the following documentation:
They interviewed no one. [January 2003]
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