#0654-1 Chevra Kaddisha (Home of Peace Cemetery)


#0654-1 Chevra Kaddisha (Home of Peace Cemetery)

Site information:

3230 J St, Sacramento

Nothing remains of this site, as far as I know.


Plaque information:

No plaque

OHP description:

This site was the first Jewish cemetery in California. On November 12, 1850, R. J. Watson gave a Deed of Trust to Louis Schaul: 'Lot number four in the square between thirty-second and thirty-third and J and K Streets . . . for the Sacramento City Hebrew Association for a burial ground.'

Registered 7/28/1958