Greenwood Cemetery

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Greenwood Cemetery

Location
2615 West Cleveland Avenue
Milwaukee, Milwaukee County, Wisconsin, 53215-2901 USA
Phone : 414-645-1390
Memorials 3,022 added (81% photographed)

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by Congregation Emanu-El B'ne Jeshurun, 2419 East Kenwood Boulevard, Milwaukee, WI, (414-964-4100). The cemetery association originated in 1869, when Temple Emanu El was formed after its break from B'ne Jeshurun. In 1872, the "Hebrew Cemetery Association" formed with the purchase of ten acres in the town of Lake. In 1873, the name was changed to "Greenwood Cemetery Association". The first burials were the removal of bodies from Hopkins Road Cemetery. About 2700 are interred. Small, 10-acre Jewish cemetery founded in the 1860's.

Lot maps and burial information is available at Forest Home Cemetery, 2405 W Forest Home Ave, Milwaukee, WI. The phone number shown above for Greenwood Cemetery is a separate line for Greenwood Cemetery but answered by the staff at Forest Home Cemetery.

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GPS Coordinates: 42.995, -87.9472

  • Added: 2 Jan 2000
  • Find A Grave Cemetery: #88073