|227 East Liberty Street|
Postal Code: 17602
|Cemetery notes and/or description:|
This cemetery, located on the north side of Liberty Street, near the intersection of N. Lime Street and N. Liberty Street, is also known as the "Old Jewish Cemetery.
The cemetery is the 4th oldest Jewish cemetery in the United States. It was deeded on February 3, 1747 to the "Society of Jews settled in and about Lancaster, to have and use the same as a burying ground. It was purchased by Joseph Simon and Isaac Nunes Henriques.