New Bet Ha'am Synagogue at Night 2009

This section of the Documenting Maine Jewry project has information
on the communities of Cape Elizabeth, Falmouth, Falmouth Foreside, Portland, South Portland, Westbrook,.

Currently there is data on 10,226 people and
723 organizations with strong ties to Greater Portland.

Click on the dropdown tabs above for additional information specific to the Greater Portland Jewish community OR

The coordinators of this site - Annette Elowitch, Judy Halpert, and Steve Hirshon
would welcome additional photographs, documents and oral histories sent to

Financial contributions to DMJ can honor their own Maine immigrant family
or to inspire and inform the next generation of Maine Jews.
DMJ is under the financial supervision of Temple Beth El, 400 Deering Ave, Portland, Maine 04103
, Donations are welcome using the Tzedakah box below or by sending a gift (marked DMJ) to Temple Beth El.

For security reasons, complete access to the database is available only on request.
A full index of all burials, however, is publicly available.