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Synagogue/Society Identification
Synagogue/Society ID: USA-00411
Synagogue/Society Name: Kushner Academy
Section: Young Israel
Synagogue/Society Location
Country: USA
State:New Jersey
City: Livingston
Street: 110 South Orange Avenue
Synagogue/Society Details
Number of Memorials: 922
Number of Photographs: 922
Synagogue/Society Description:

Young Israel Synagogue was in Newark, NJ. See description for synagougue history.

Yahrzeit plaques are from several closed synagogues.

First Synagogue was Congregation Ahavas Israel Anshe Linitz. And when they closed the Yahrzeit Plaques went to Young Israel.

Second Synagogue was Congregation Kesser Torah.

And when they closed the Yahrzeit Plaques went to Young Israel.

Young Israel closed in the late 60\'s because Newark, NJ had riots and Young Israel move different places.

Now there is no Young Israel so the Yahrzeit Plaques are now in
Joseph Kushner Hebrew Academy
110 South Orange Avenue
Livingston, NJ 07039
(862) 437-8000


Harold Kravis, a JewishGen volunteer, took the photos and did the data entry.

Data last updated: 01/20/2021

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