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Mazal tob to Eloise Bregman

Published on Jun 7, 2019

Mazal tob to Eloise Bregman, upon becoming a Bat Mitzvah. Congratulations to her parents, Malaika & Anthony Bregman, and her grandparents, Viviane & Gerald Bregman.

Gershom Mendes Seixas

Gershom Mendes Seixas (1745-1816) was the first American-born spiritual leader of Shearith Israel.

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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. 

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