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Louisville Synagogues, Temples & Cemeteries in Louisville, Kentucky

Adath Jeshurun
(Conservative)
2401 Woodbourne Avenue
Louisville, KY 40205
(502) 458-5359
fax: (502) 451-5634
e-mail: webmaster@adathjeshurun.com
Web site: www.adathjeshurun.com

Anshei Sfard
(Orthodox)
3700 Dutchmans Lane
Louisville, Kentucky 40205
(502) 451-3122
fax: (502) 451-3123
email: @ansheisfard.com
Web site: www.ansheisfard.com

Chabad of Kentucky
3700 Dutchmans Lane
Louisville, Kentucky 40205
(502) 451-3122 (Rabbi Avrohom Litvin, Regional Director)
(502) 451-9396 (Rabbi Yosef Levy, Russian Activity Coordinator)
Keneseth Israel
(Conservative)
2531 Taylorsville Road
Louisville, KY 40205
(502) 459-2780
fax: (502) 459-2795
Web site: www.kenesethisrael.com
e-mail: kenesethisrael@bluegrass.net
Herman Meyer & Son Funeral Home has an extensive database of all Jewish burials in Louisville since 1910 and will do free lookups. This database is limited to Louisville, Kentucky only. All inquires will be answered via e-mail. Send requests to genealogy@meyerfuneral.com. Temple Shalom
(Reform)
4615 Lowe Road
Louisville, KY 40220
(502) 458-4739
fax: (502) 451-9750
e-mail: templeshalom1@juno.com
Web site: www.uahcweb.org/ky/shalom
The Temple
(Reform)
Congregation Adath Israel Brith Sholom
5101 U.S. Highway 42
Louisville, KY 40241
(502) 423-1818
fax: (502) 423-1835
e-mail: www.thetemple.urj.net/contact.htm
Web site: www.thetemple.urj.net

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Vaad HaKashruth
P.O. Box 5562
Louisville, KY 40255-0366
ALSO
Mikvah
(502) 451-3122 (Anshei Sfard Office)
(502) 494-3774 (Mikvah Attendant)

The following cemetery works were done with contributions by Alan Murray (AM) and excerpts from the book,  "Wilderness Road Cemeteries in Kentucky, Tennessee and Virginia", by Robert Foster Johnson, for the West-Central Kentucky Family Research Association.  None of these cemeteries have a complete listing.  Alan's webpages are here at Jefferson County, Kentucky Cemeteries.  If you have additional information about these cemeteries or it's inhabitants, please email your county  coordinator (CC).  An (H) in the notes stands for Hebrew writing on the stone that was not included.  A big thank you goes out to Deborah Campisano and Alan for their knowledge of these cemeteries.

Cemeteries

Congregation Brith Sholom Cemetery, 2610 S. Preston
Adath Israel Cemetery, 2716 S. Preston
Adath Jeshurun Cemetery, 2926 S Preston
Anchei Sfard Cemetery, 719 Locust (off S. Preston adjacent to others above)
Keneseth Israel, 719 Locust (off S. Preston adjacent to others above)
Agudath Achim Cemetery, 2739 S. Preston (across the street from those listed above)
Cave Hill Cemetery also has a large section of Jewish burials
(Those buried in the two cemeteries listed below supposedly were removed to the Preston St. cemeteries of Brith Sholom and Adath Israel, now known as The Temple)
Jewish Schardein Cemetery, 1622 Wathen Lane
Adath of Sherum Cemetery, 316 Woodbine

Other Related Links

Jewish Community Federation of Louisville, 3630 Dutchmans Lane
Louisville, KY 40205
(502) 451-8840
fax: (502) 458-0702
e-mail: jfed@iglou.com
www.jewishlouisville.org

Jewish Genealogical Society of Louisville
c/o Annette & Milton Russman
3304 Furman Blvd
Louisville KY 40220

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