|CHEUD : (Salaj county-Transylvania)|
Cheud (magh. Aranyosvár) este un sat în comuna Năpradea din județul Sălaj. 47°23′01″N 23°18′58″E
COMUNITATEA EVREILOR ZALAU
DAN HAS, Presedinte
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See Blog: jewish-salaj.BlogSpot.ro for photo [Jan 2017]
US COMMISSION REPORT:
The cemetery is located in Cheud, code 4697, judet Salaj, 4723 2320, 243.2 miles NNW of Bucharest and 17 km from Jibou. Alternate name: Kod (Hungarian). Present town population is under 1,000 with no Jews.
The 1850 Jewish population by census was 67, in 1857 was 31, in 1880 was 46, in 1900 was 43, in 1910 was 53, and in 1930 was 32. In May 1944, the Jews were gathered in the ghetto of Cehei, then in Simleul Silvaniei and on May 31, June 3, 6 they were deported to Auschwitz. The unlandmarked Orthodox cemetery was established in 19th century.
The isolated rural/agricultural hillside has no sign or marker. Reached by a public road,
The oldest known gravestone dates from 19th century. The 19th and 20th century limestone and sandstone flat shaped and smoothed and inscribed common gravestones have Hebrew inscriptions. No known mass graves. The national Jewish community owns the property used for Jewish cemetery only. Adjacent properties are agricultural. Maintenance has been clearing vegetation Current care is occasional clearing or cleaning by individuals. No structures.
Cosmina Popa, Tatra Str. no. 4, tel. 064/ 128764, Cluj Napoca, 3400 and Ioana Oprea, Bd. 21 Decembrie, 13-15, 064/190849, Cluj-Napoca, 3400 visited the site and completed the survey on September 29, 2000 using the following documentation:
Cosmina Popa and Ioana Oprea interviewed Grad Cornel, Inspector for Culture, Zalau. [January 2003]
|Last Updated on Saturday, 28 January 2017 13:15|