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Hazakot U'berukhot To Our Megillat Ruth Readers: Susan A., Lily Cohen, Matea Frieber, Cherish Greenberg, Honor Greenberg, Yaara Kaplan, Cecelia Roberts, Daniella Roberts, Jenna Roberts, Ruth Sherizen, and Flora Tauber

Published on Jun 5, 2017

Uriah Phillips Levy

Uriah Phillips Levy, the first Jew to be promoted to Commodore in the United States Navy.

1850
Chatham Square Cemetery

The oldest of our extant cemeteries is known as the Chatham Square Cemetery.  It is located in Chinatown at 55 St. James Place.  The land was originally purchased in 1682 by Joseph Bueno de Mesquita. 

1682