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  • Leiser Alcus (1826 - 1886)
  • Richard Irving Alcus (1897 - 1959)
  • Maud Moyse (1888 - 1933)
  • Fanny Levy (1822 - 1908)
    See attached photo of gravestone from Metaire Cemetery, New Orleans that gives her birth and death date as 1815-1917. She is buried with her daughter, Susana Levy Israel and her son-in-law, Joseph Isra...
  • Eli van Ronkel (1870 - 1940)

This is an umbrella project for all projects related to Jews from Mississippi.

Some references:

Turitz, Leo E. and Evelyn, Jews in Early Mississippi. Jackson, University Press of Mississippi, 2nd ed. (c) 1995.

Mississippi History Now: Jews in Mississippi

"The Alsace-Lorraine Jewish Experience in Louisiana and the Gulf South" by Anny Bloch-Raymond