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Reverend Philip L. Sherman, Associate Hazzan

Reverend Sherman served as Hazzan from 1985 until 1990 and returned to Shearith Israel as Associate Hazzan in 2004. He is a certified mohel and graduate of the Columbia University/Jewish Theological Seminary Joint Program. 

West 11th Street Cemetery

The West Eleventh Street cemetery, the second historic cemetery of Congregation Shearith Israel, was consecrated on February 27, 1805.  

Uriah Phillips Levy

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