Burial Societies #general


Patricia Adams
 

When a Genner helped me find the cemetery where my grandparents were buried,
I learned that the burial society was Ostrover Lodge #421.

The cemetery advised that this lodge was no longer in existence. My
question is would the name of the lodge possibly refer to the name of the
shetl where they had come from? Who would determine where they would be
buried?

The cemetery is Beth David in Elmont NY. the dates of death were 1940 and
1948.

Thank for any information and help.

Patricia Adams
P.O. Box 38
Alstead, NH 03602
pla@...
Researching: Smith,Schmid,Przuczecka,Rosenthal,Dubin,Schneider

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