York County
(excluding Greater Biddeford, OOB, and Sanford-Springvale)

This section of the Documenting Maine Jewry project has information on the communities of Berwick, Hollis, Kittery, Limington, N Kennebunkport, No Berwick, S Berwick, Shapleigh, South Berwick, Standish, York Beach and York.

Information is available on

  • 471 individual Jews with strong ties to York County
    (excluding Greater Biddeford, OOB, and Sanford-Springvale) of which 34 records have the Old Country origin of first-generation immigrants
  • 111 burial records in Jewish cemeteries for which there are 75 headstone images
  • 20 organizations important to the York County
    (excluding Greater Biddeford, OOB, and Sanford-Springvale) Jewish community of which 5 are Jewish community institutions and 5 are businesses important to the York County
    (excluding Greater Biddeford, OOB, and Sanford-Springvale) Jewish community
  • 14 bibliographic citations and sources pertaining to York County
    (excluding Greater Biddeford, OOB, and Sanford-Springvale) of which 2 are photographs and 1 is a oral history
The coordinator(s) of this site, , would welcome additional photographs, documents and oral histories sent to dmj@mindspring.com.