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 Solomon Schechter

Solomon Schechter

Birth
Focsani, Vrancea, Romania
Death 19 Nov 1915 (aged 64)
New York, New York County (Manhattan), New York, USA
Burial Flushing, Queens County, New York, USA
Plot 5-2-A-PP17-8 CONG KEHILATH ISRAEL
Memorial ID 930 · View Source
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Religious Leader. A Judaic rabbi and scholar, he was the founder and first President of the United Synagogue of America. He also served as President of the Jewish Theological Seminary of America, and is considered the founder and early driving force of the American Conservative Jewish movement.


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Added: 1 Jan 2001
  • Find A Grave Memorial 930
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Solomon Schechter (4 Dec 1850–19 Nov 1915), Find A Grave Memorial no. 930, citing Mount Hebron Cemetery, Flushing, Queens County, New York, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .