Re: King David Cemetery, Queens #usa


Gary Gershfield
 

There is also a King David(s) Benevolent Society at the Washington Cemetery in Brooklyn. I am familiar with this burial society. It was formerly the David Lodge #5, which was part of defunct fraternal organization, called Kesher Shel Barzel.

There is a small file, on the Davids Benevolent Society, on microfilm at the Center for Jewish History.

Gary Gershfield

Forest Hills, NY


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From: Adam Turner <adam.d.turner@...>
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Subject: Re: [JewishGen.org] King David Cemetery, Queens #usa

It it possible that they confused the name of the cemetery with the name of the burial society in whose section they are buried within a larger cemetery? My ancestors are buried in the Crown of David Sick and Benevolent Association section of Mount Zion Cemetery in Queens; it appears this burial society also purchased sections of other Queens cemeteries (Montefiore, Mount Carmel, etc.).

Adam Turner 

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