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  • on March 22, 2014

Information of interest to those seeking ancestors with Darlington links

Below are entered lists of those buried in the 2 Jewish sections of Darlington West Cemetery. The ‘old’ section dates from 1922 and the ‘new’ section from 1957.

Mr Peter Gatoff has been photographing all graves in North Eastern Jewish cemeteries and burial grounds including Darlington. He now holds records for the following cemeteries as well. DHC is grateful to him for his work. If you are searching for the grave of one of your family he is willing to send a digital copy of the relevant headstone(s). Please email info@darlingtonhebrewcongregation.org.uk for contact details.

Photographs of the headstones in the following cemeteries:

Newcastle(Elswick, Heaton, Hazelrigg, Ravensworth), North Shields, South Shields,Whitley Bay,Sunderland, Hartlepool & Bishop Auckland.

Burials in Old Jewish section. West Cemetery, Darlington

Bertha Klety 47, 3 June 1926
SamuelAbrahams 58, 17 January 1932
Rally Abrahams 70, 6 July1951
Hyman Abrahams 73, 18 December 1950
Rachel Abrahams 51, 14 July 1933
Brahma F Hyams 57, 11 October 1935
Bernard Hyams 81, 17 March 1949
Nora Levi, 54 21 May 1928
Rebecca Slee 65, 1 August 1945
Lazerus Grossman, 62, 1 Sept 1929
Harry G Swifko 18, 25 July 1932 (no headstone)
Ethel Routledge 68, 5 January 1945
George Edward Routledge 83, 22 December 1965
Abraham Richardson 80, 15 April 1955
Rachel Richardson 94, 31 December 1973
Emmanuel Woolf 76, 10 March 1952
Henry Abrahams 61, 12 February 1934 (no headstone)
Tilly Barnett 66, 17 February 1943
Stanley Musgrave 20, 1 January 1940
Harold Albert Musgrave 24, 29 December 1939
Jennie Musgrave 69, 30 August 1961
Maurice Musgrave 78, 7 October 1969
Bernard Kletz 76, 10 August 1956
Gertrude Kletz 91, 12 January 1994
Solomon K Honeyfield 65, 6 June 1949 (no headstone)
Rachel Raphael 60, 23 March 1937
Abraham David Raphael 83, 27 February 1940
Harry Raphael 51, 29 September 1950
Louise Brown 62, 6 July 1953
Betty (Rebecca) Raphael 60, 24 September 1957
Mary J Stonefield 58, 14 February 1938 (no headstone)
G (Gerszen) Mader 40, 6 November 1941
Willy Gross 38, 28 June 1946
Abraham Knowson 57, 28 June 1946 (no headstone)
Paul Wallach 68, 17 January 1947
Wendy Wallach 77, 26 September 1958
Abraham I Lussbaum 51, 4 January 1940
Max S Amerikaner 75, 22 July 1940
and Franziska Amerikaner
Lilly B Schmidt 53, 14 October 1946
Nathan Schmidt 83, 12 October 1964
Lewis Greenbaum 74, 31 May 1944
Rachael Greenbaum77, 8 June 1954
Ettie ( Ethel) Jackson 47, 23 January 1947
Johanna Rollman 80, 9 January 1951
Henny J Schmidt 70, 6 June 1949
Adolf Schmidt (ashes) 67, 20 February 1952
and Else Schmidt
(Baby grave 4 babies)
Grete Lewinsohn 79, 14 March 1949
Elsbeth Kahlstein 70, 2 March 1950
and Max Kahlstein
Anna Lewinsohn (ashes) 80, 21 January 1953
David Isaaco 74, 5 December 1950
Leo Goldstein 65, 15 March 1951
New Jewish section-West Cemetery, Darlington
Fritz R Biermann 84, 14 December 1987
Ernest Barnett 78, 15 December 1988
Anne Biermann 92, 29 October 1997
Lawrence Abrahams (ashes) 39, 6 July 1987
Frieda Abrahams 80, 4 February 1988
David F Abrahams 96, 7 October 2005
Joseph Sunley 84, 15 June 1992
Dora Diamond 89, 2 November 1993
Julia H Starr 44, 30 September 1997
Leslie J Starr 55, 11 June 2003
Nicholas A Goldberg 21, 19 June 1998
Frances F Mehlman 76, 8 November 1999
Miriam Rubinstein 94, 3 August 2003
Rosa Finn 74, 3 September 1984
Norman Jackson 71, 23 October 1986
Ruth Wolfe 77, 2 July 1992
Gunter R Stoppelman 80, 20 November 1985
William J Watson 72, 1 July 1986
Arthur Katz-Karmer 76, 16 December 1986
Esther Weiss 69, 14 October 1996
Ivor Weiss 74, 24 August 2000
Sarah L Weltman 86, 10 January 2002
Sarah Baum 85, 13 October 1999
Solly (Sydney) Rubinstein 79, 1 March 1976
Hyman Weltman 68, 30 June 1976
Michael O Palitzer 71, 2 November 1976
Cecilia Watson 67, 25 January 1977
Herbert M Wolfe 65, 9 March 1979
Jack I Baum 64, 16 March 1979
Henry Smith 64, 18 December 1979
Dora Smith 94, 22 May 2006
Barney A L Press 96, 28 April 1980 (no headstone)
Olga Politzer 74, 18 September 1980
Flora S Sanick 68, 14 January 1984
Sophie Hollander 79, 4 January 1982
Joseph Hollander 77, 10 January 1983
Jack Bilden 73, 19 April 1985
Millicent Bilden 84, 14 June 2006
Pizer Diamond 78, 30 June 1971
Louise H Hyams 83, 7 October 199
Nathan Hyams 61, 21 July 1972
Victor E Wilkes 49, 13 September 1971
Mildred Wilkes 81, 8 January 1997
Jeanette Rachkind 78, 15 august 1973
Fred Rachkind 86, 21 August 1974
Miriam Spitz 72, 1 August 1974
Leopold Spitz 82, 16 September 1980
Frederick Switzer 65, 27 December 1974
Ellen H Switzer 83, 2 February 1996
Sara Povolorsky 72, 7 March 1975
Catherine Finn93, 7 December 1982
Reginald M Herman 66, 16 August 1984
Betty Herman 91, 27 February 2012
Leisel AliceRollman 78, 19 March 1998
Gertrude Gillon 77, 11 February 1960 (no headstone)
Harold Finn 46, 13 January 1964
Jane Bilsky 78, 20 January1966
Harry Loyd 58, 21 June 1966
Gisela Loyd 79, 1 March 1999
David Wilkes 76, 2 September 1966
Rosetta Wilkes 85, 16 January 1981
Sawa Oskar Berson 58, 18 September 1967
Jacob Barrett 19, 26 February 1968
Heinrich Kahn 64, 24 June 1968
Rebecca Norman 87, 9 August 1968
Samuel Norman 72, 17 February 1969
Anna Heyman 50, 24 March 1969
Abraham Sanick 69, 7 April 1983
Harry Siegfried Rollman 82, 11 February 1985

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