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Burial information was gathered from synagogues, individuals and funeral homes. While many cemeteries, synagogues and individuals were helpful in allowing access to their records, old, damaged, incomplete, or missing records made the task of compiling information a challenge.

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  • Chesed Shel Emeth Cemetery was formerly known as Ridge Road 1.
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Fir Street Cemetery Fir Street Cemetery
The cemetery has three sections: East (near West 58th) Heights Jewish Center Center Hungarian Aid Society West (near West 61st)  Anshe Emeth – Park...
mt_sinai_cemetery Mt. Sinai Cemetery
The cemetery is located on the southwest corner of the intersection of White Road and Som Center Road (Ohio State Route 91). The cemetery was established in...
chesterland memorial park Chesterland Memorial Park Cemetery
The cemetery is located on the east side of Chillicothe Road (Ohio State Route 306) on the south side of Western Reserve Memorial Gardens about 600 feet north...
Hillcrest Cemetery Hillcrest Cemetery
In 2014 Hillcrest Memorial Park revised the property’s name to Hillcrest Cemetery. Hillcrest is the resting place for people of many religious, ethnic and...
Zion Memorial Park Zion Memorial Park Cemetery
Zion Memorial Cemetery Foundation is comprised of the following sections: Beth Am Bethaynu Congregation Beth El Etz Chaim Green Road Jewish Civil Service...
Workmens Circle Cemetery Lincoln Cemetery
Details are sketchy, but previous caretakers claim the cemetery was called Lincoln because that was the name of the street, before it became West 54th Street;...
Mayfield Road Cemetery Mayfield Cemetery
Mayfield Cemetery is jointly owned and supported by The Temple – Tifereth Israel and Anshe Chesed Fairmount...
Bet Olam cemetery Bet Olam Cemetery
Bet Olam Cemetery has its roots in a classic tale. In 1910 Park Synagogue was running out of space at its Fir Street Cemetery. They sent out a man by the name...
Glenville Cemetery Glenville Cemetery
The B’nai Jeshurun Congregational Cemetery was established in 1883 on the western edge of Cleveland on what was then a gravel road, later renamed Shaw....
Ridge Road 2 cemetery entrance Ridge Road #2 Cemetery
Click to view a map of Ridge Road 2 Cemetery Ridge Road 2’s affiliations include: Taylor Road Synagogue Sinai Synagogue Warrensville Center...
Workmens Circle monument Workmen’s Circle Cemetery
Click to view a map of Workmen’s Circle Cemetery Besides the section for Warrensville Center Synagogue/Kehilla Yaacov, there is also a section for the...
Lake View Cemetery Lake View Cemetery-Suburban Temple Section
The magnificent collection of trees, shrubs and plants make for an exceptional green space in an urban area. This “green space” provides a...
Related Ancestry Organizations
Jewish Genealogy Society of Cleveland (JGS) Logo Jewish Genealogy Society of Cleveland (JGS)
Organized in 1981, the Jewish Genealogy Society of Cleveland is open and available to anyone who has an interest in Jewish genealogy.
Cleveland Jewish News
More than 130 years of Jewish history in Cleveland, Ohio, as reported by the Cleveland Jewish News and its predecessor newspapers.
Maltz Museum Maltz Museum
Rooted in Jewish heritage, the Maltz Museum takes its moniker as a ‘museum of diversity and tolerance’ to heart, offering Jewish and non-Jewish visitors insights into their own lives thorough the experiences of others
Western Reserve Historical Society entrance Cleveland Jewish Archives-Western Reserve Historical Society
The primary activity of the Cleveland Jewish Archives is to collect print and non-print material that documents the history of the Jewish community of Cleveland and Northeast Ohio.

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