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Christiansted is a town on Saint Croix, one of the main islands comprising the United States Virgin Islands, an unincorporated territory of the United States. It is a former capital of the Danish West Indies and home to the Christiansted National Historic Site.


The Jewish cemetery in the western suburb of Christiansted adjoins the Moravian Cemetery. Epitaphs date from 1779. Source: Bernard Kouchel This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .

Florence Abrahams and Rabbi Bernard Heller translated the epitaphs in 1957 and 1958 [SC-13471].  American Jewish Archives, 3101 Clifton Ave., Cincinnati, Ohio 45220-2488; phone (513) 221-1875. "Epitaphs in the Jewish cemetery at Christianstad, St. Croix, as deciphered by Florence Abrahams and Rabbi Bernard Heller, 1957-1958", in collection SC-13471, Jacob Rader Marcus Center of the American Jewish Archives.

JOWBR - 11 burial listings. [July 2010]

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