Home of Peace Memorial Park is the oldest Jewish cemetery in Los Angeles County. Opened in 1855, it remained the County's sole Jewish cemetery until 1907. This set is of records is an invaluable resource for those researching Jewish or Eastern European families in the Los Angeles area. This two-volume publication of burials includes more than tombstone inscriptions -- it is a complete listing of all who were buried there between 1855 and about 1969, including those subsequently disinterred. Alternate spellings of names are cross-referenced. The information was obtained from cemetery records and supplemented by checking each gravestone for additional facts. Information also includes birth and death dates, place of birth and death, occupation, and mortuary. Some notations include information on family relationships.
Softbound, 609 pages.