Beth Tefyla Schachnus Cemetery

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Beth Tefyla Schachnus Cemetery

Also known as Beth Tefyla Cemetery, Schachnus Beth Tefyla Cemetery, Schachnus Cemetery

1711 Sunset Avenue
Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio, 45238 USA
Phone (513) 961-0178
Memorials 2,032 added (21% photographed)

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The cemetery is an Orthodox Jewish Cemetery and is 1.9 acres in size. The Beth Tefyla Congregation was started in 1869 by Rabbi Schachne Isaacs, and the cemetery was subsequently established in 1874. There are two entrances on Sunset that connect in the form of a “U”. The entrances are shared entrances to both the Montefiore Cemetery and the Beth Tefyla Schachnus Cemetery.

The cemetery is owned and operated by:

Jewish Cemeteries of Greater Cincinnati
3400 Montgomery Road
Cincinnati, OH 45027
Phone: 513-961-0178
Fax: 513-961-2021

On their website under the heading Genealogy, the Jewish Cemeteries of Greater Cincinnati offer a search of burials at all of their cemeteries.

The cemetery is located in the City of Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio, and is # 4575 (Schachnus Cemetery / Beth Tefyla Cemetery) in “Ohio Cemeteries 1803-2003”, compiled by the Ohio Genealogical Society.
The cemetery is registered with the Ohio Division of Real Estate and Professional Licensing (ODRE) as Beth Tefyla/Schachnus with registration license number CBR.2010001448.

The U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) Geographic Names Information System (GNIS) feature ID 1044764 (Price Hill Cemeteries) has a map location within the Price Hill United Jewish Cemetery but is a collective designation for the group of Jewish cemeteries located in the Price Hill neighborhood of Cincinnati, Ohio. That group of cemeteries, which have entrances off Sunset Avenue and/or Rosemount Avenue, includes the Beth Tefyla / Schachnus Cemetery as well as the Adath Israel Cemetery, Price Hill United Jewish Cemetery, Montefiore Cemetery, Judah Toro Cemetery, Hirsch Hoffert Cemetery, Love Brothers Cemetery, Chesed Chel Emes Cemetery and the Spanish-Hebrew Separdic Beth Shalom Cemetery. The term Lick Run Cemetery (or Cemeteries) has also been used to refer to these cemeteries because of their proximity to Lick Run (Creek).


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GPS Coordinates: 39.12061, -84.58543

  • Added: 20 May 2001
  • Find A Grave Cemetery: #502163