Beth Israel Cemetery

(submitted by W. Dave Anderson. photos by Linda Gene & Lee Carter)


Located on west side of Sligo Street at Gaylord Street in Woodville. 31.094283, -91.303117.

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NAME
DATES
NOTES
Aaron, infant son died 19 Aug 1881 "Infant son of E. & M. Aaron"
Aaron, Joseph 11 Jul 1852 - 18 Sep 1897 "Husband of Louisa G. Aaron"
Aaron, Louisa G. 12 Aug 1864 - 16 Jan 1954 "Wife of Joseph Aaron"
Alexander, Arthur 16 Dec 1879 - 27 Mar 1891 "Born in Bayou Sara, LA. Son of M. & D. Alexander"
Baum, Isaac 12 Oct 1859 - 07 Jul 1901  
Benjamin, Rosa 25 Jul 1884 - 20 Sep 1885 "Daughter of Joe & Caroline Benjamin"
Benjamin, Sarah 03 Dec 1875 - 09 Dec 1875 "Daughter of Joe & Caroline Benjamin"
Berger, Hannah 01 Apr 1845 - 26 Jul 1897  
Brown, Abraham Goodman 10 Jan 1891 - 01 May 1891 "Son of Mina & Gus Brown. Born in Bayou Sara, LA"
Brown, Emma A. Schlesinger 26 May 1856 - 19 Apr 1932 "Wife of John L. Brown"
Brown, John L. 02 Feb 1857 - 10 Dec 1917 "Husband of Emma A. Schlesinger Brown"
Brown, Mina Crank 24 Jul 1882 - 03 Mar 1931 "Wife of Gus. Brown. Born in New York City, NY. Died in Bayou Sara, LA" photo 2, photo 3
Cahn, Edgar Martin 02 Feb 1890 - 10 Jul 1893 "Youngest son of Louis & Mathilda Cahn. Born at Woodville, Miss. Died at Baton Rouge, LA"
Cohen, Abraham 27 Jun 1871 - 16 Feb 1941 "Son of Jacob & Louisa Cohen"
Cohen, Annie 20 Jan 1861 - 23 Aug 1893 "Born & Died in Woodville, MS. Daughter of Jacob & Louisa Cohen"
Cohen, Bella 17 Jun 1856 - 07 Oct 1935 "Daughter of Jacob & Louisa Cohen"
Cohen, Charles 1860 - 1945  
Cohen, Daniel 14 Apr 1866 - 21 Jan 1877 "Son of J. & L. Cohen"
Cohen, Edward 14 Apr 1859 - 17 Sep 1861 "Son of Jacob & Louise Cohen"
Cohen, Harry 14 Jan 1874 - 08 Mar 1923  
Cohen, Isai 1817 - 02 Jun 1862  
Cohen, Jacob 10 Jun 1827 - 09 May 1906 "Born in Kircheimboland, Germany"
Cohen, Jeneatte Moritz 1813 - 28 Oct 1850 "Wife of Isai Cohen"
Cohen, Louise Bucenheim 20 Feb 1834 - 09 Nov 1912 "Wife of Jacob Cohen. Born in Strasburg. Died in Woodville, MS" photo 2
Cohen, Marx 02 May 1868 - 10 Nov 1934 "Son of Jacob & Louise Cohen"
Dampf, Ernest 24 May 1877 - 08 May 1850  
Dampf, Max 25 Oct 1865 - 24 Jan 1940 "Born in Nordstetten, Germany. Died in Plaquemine, LA"
Dampf, Nanette Schwartz 02 Jun 1871 - 13 Jun 1948 "Born in Woodville, Miss. Died in Alexandria, LA"
Dampf, Percye Joseph 20 Apr 1888 - 15 Jun 1962  
Davidson, Jacob Aldolphus 05 Feb 1864 - 25 May 1908  
Davidson, John G. 16 Sep 1867 - 06 Feb 1906  
Davidson, Rosa Schwartz 24 Oct 1876 - 09 Dec 1958  
Dreyfus, Nathan 1868 - 1921  
Goldstein, Jacob died 14 Aug 1862 "Aged 35 years"
Goslinski, Benjamin 11 Oct 1857 - 15 May 1922 "Born in New Orleans, LA. Died in Greenville, Miss"
Goslinski, Frances 16 Apr 1873 - 17 Dec 1965 "Born in New Orleans, LA. Died in Baton Rouge, LA"
Goslinski, Gustav 12 Aug 1826 - 06 May 1906 "Father. Born in Posen, Germany. Died in Woodville, MS"
Goslinski, Jacob 1887 - 1973  
Goslinski, Louis 23 Feb 1860 - 13 Jun 1942 "Born in New Orleans, LA. Died in Memphis, Tenn"
Gunst, Cyril Lawrence 24 Sep 1896 - 14 Jul 1914 "Son of R. & M.L. Gunst"
Gunst, Israel 19 Apr 1848 - 17 Oct 1929 "Born in Bangor, Maine. Died in New Orleans, LA"
Gunst, Mary 03 Jul 1820 - 22 Sep 1890  
Gunst, Presocia G. Henriques 31 Oct 1868 - 05 May 1951 "Wife of Israel Gunst. Born in Philadelphia, PA. Died in New Orleans, LA"
Hart, David Meyer born 06 May 1872 "Aged 3 months"
Hart, Ellis T. 14 Nov 1861 - 02 May 1926  
Hart, Henry 08 Apr 1837 - 20 Nov 1911 "Born in Kingston, Jamaica. Died in Lake Charles, LA"
Hart Isaac T. 06 Jan 1834 - 23 Nov 1905 "Born in Kingston, Jamaica. Died in Woodville, Miss" [Tombstone with Josephine Adolphus Hart]
Hart, Josephine Adolphus 04 Aug 1836 - 17 Aug 1929 "Born in Trenton, NJ. Died in Lake Charles, LA" [Tombstone with Isaac T. Hart]
Hart, Lillian Blanch 28 Jun 1898 - 16 Nov 1899 "Daughter of F.A. & Fannie Hart"
Henriques, Eliza Laura died 20 May 1868 "Aged 21 Yrs, 8 mths, 4 days"
Joseph, Anna Cahn 17 Jul 1869 - 12 Jun 1959  
Joseph, Edward 15 May 1818 - 14 Jul 1882 "Born in Fordun, Prussia"
Joseph, Frances died 07 Jun ???? "Aged 45 Yrs & 6 months"
Joseph, Frances 05 Apr 1839 - 20 Sep 1889 "Daughter of I.S. & A.C. Joseph"
Joseph, Hannah Gunst 23 Nov 1853 - 22 Jun 1952 "Born in New York City. Died in Woodville, Miss"
Joseph, infant [ no dates] "Infant of P.T. & H. Jospeh"
Joseph, Isaac Sinclair 21 Oct 1862 - 07 Sep 1920  
Joseph, Jacob Gunst 06 Dec 1886 - 27 Oct 1951  
Joseph, Julia Hart 24 Apr 1830 - 14 Dec 1908 "Wife of Edward Joseph. Born in Kingston, Jamaica. Died in New Orleans, LA"
Joseph, Percy T. died 12 Feb 1888 "Aged 27 years, 1 month, 22 days"
Kaiser, Amelia 16 Mar 1822 - 09 Apr 1900 "Wife & Mother"
Kaiser, Carrie L. died 30 Jan 1865 "Age 1 month, 24 Days"
Kaiser, Isaac 15 May 1814 - 12 Jul 1899 "Husband & Father"
Kann, Gabe 17 Jun 1843 - 27 Feb 1922 "Husband of Julia A. Ronstein Kann"
Krain, Raphael 20 Apr 1879 - 31 Dec 1880 "of Bayou Sara, LA. Son of Joseph & Therese Krain"
Lasell, Maude Gunst 06 Jun 1887 - 13 Nov 1969 "Wife of John Laswell. Born & Died in Woodville, Miss"
Leopold, Nathan 30 Dec 1838 - 19 Oct 1877  
Levi, S. A. 08 Mar 1835 - 30 Aug 1851 "Brother"
Loeb, Amelia 22 Mar 1831 - 26 Nov 1950 "Daughter of Aaron & Fanny Loeb. Born in Gerolsheim, Rheir Pfalz. Died in Woodville, Miss"
Lowenstein, Rosa died 14 Jul 1905 "Aged 86 years. Wife of Herman Lowenstein. Born in Kircheimbolanden Germany"
Mann, Hettie S. 30 Aug 1869 - 07 Mar 1944 [Tombstone with Max Mann]
Mann, Max 03 Sep 1867 - 18 Aug 1934 {Tombstone with Hettie S. Mann]
Marx, Jeanette 02 Jun 1827 - 08 Oct 1855 "of Edesheim in the Palatinate. Erected by her brother Emanuel Marx"
Mayer, Abraham 05 Jun 1843 - 15 Nov 1890 "Born in Venninger Rhein Pfalz. Died in New Orleans. Resided in Bayou Sara, LA"
Meyer, Salomon died 28 Jun 1863 "aged 40 years. from Kutna, Poland"
Meyers, Edward Solomon 09 Dec 1891 - 31 Oct 1892  
Meyers, Ernestine ?? Jul 1857 - 09 Jan 1903  
Meyers, Melanie died 05 Jun 1868 "Wife of Solomon Meyers"
Meyers, Seraphine died 25 Jan 1922  
Mount, Mary Lesetta 1891 - [can't read] "Daughter of J.B. & Bessie Mount" [Tombstone with Alexander Sandman]
Mushkowitz, Moses 1840 - 25 Dec 1878 "Born in Kolash, Poland"
Newman, Leopold died 21 Apr 1871 "Aged 29 years" Footstone
Ourey, Bella Riems died 11 Jul 1855 "aged 25 years. Wife of Charles Ourey"
Ourey, Henrietta Loeb died 02 Aug 1856 "Aged 18 years. Wife of Solomon Ourey"
Ourey, Rosina Meyer died 23 Oct 1858 "aged 22 Years. Wife of Charles Ourey"
Rothschild, Edward J. 10 Oct 1886 - 14 Feb 1939  
Rothschild, Martin 18 May 1856 - 15 Nov 1900 "Born in Nordstetten, Germany"
Sandman, Alexander 09 Aug 1891 - Sep ??? "Son of Alexander Henry & Theresa Gunst Sandman" [Tombstone with Mary Lesetta Mount]
Sandman, Alexander Henry 05 Jun 1851 - 29 Aug 1919  
Sandman, Jacob 13 Jul 1894 - 08 Dec 1894 "Infant son of A.H. & T. Sandman"
Sandman, Theresa Gunst 27 Mar 1853 - 13 Jan 1938  
Schlesinger, Eunice Louise 21 Nov 1888 - 10 Feb 1889 "Daughter of Aaron & Augusta Rosen Schlesinger"
Schlesinger, infant son [no dates] "Infant son of I. & S. Schlesinger"
Schlesinger, Isaac 21 Nov 1860 - 14 May 1891 "Born in Woodville, Miss. Died in Greenville, Miss"
Schlesinger, Jacob 13 Dec 1832 - 28 Apr 1899 "Husband of Regina Loeb Schlesinger. Born in Stutgart, Wurtemburg, Germany. Died in Bayou Sara, LA"
Schlesinger, Regina Loeb 16 Jan 1833 - 22 Aug 1920 "Wife of Jacob Schlesinger. Born in Gerolsheim, Rhein Pfalz, Bavaria, Germany. Died in St. Francisville, LA"
Schloss, infant son 17 Dec 1906 - 22 Dec 1906 "Infant son of Lee C. & Eva C. Schloss. Born in Woodville, Miss"
Schloss, Lee Charles 03 Jan 1863 - 26 Sep 1933 "Born in Memphis, Tenn. Woodville, Miss"
Schwartz, infant son Born & Died 08 Sep 1940 "Son of Solomon & Rosina Schwartz. Born & Died in Natchez, Miss"
Schwartz, Jacob 06 Apr 1815 - 14 Mar 1894 "Born in Ingenheim, Germany. Died in Woodville, Miss"
Schwartz, Joseph 06 Jun 1865 - 30 Jul 1936  
Schwartz, Sophie 14 Sep 1845 - 28 Aug 1923 "Wife of Jacob Schwartz"
Schwarz, Fanny 14 Mar 1848 - 21 Jul 1863 "Daughter of Jacob & Judith Schwarz"
Schwarz, Judith Morritz 16 Jan 1816 - 26 Mar 1863 "Wife of Jacob Schwarz"
Schwarz, Sarah 12 Sep 1843 - 12 Aug 1859 "Daughter of Jacob & N. Schwarz"
Sessler, Louisa 06 Sep 1847 - 26 Dec 1901 "Wife of Rabb M. Sessler. Born in Philadelphia, PA"
Stern, Clarence 05 Aug 1887 - 31 May 1903 "Son of S.R. & A.J. Stern. Born in Woodville, Miss. Died Baton Rouge, LA" photo 2
Stern, Marx 17 Jun 1879 - 12 Mar 1882 "Born in Bayou Sara, LA"
Strauss, Aaron 1845 - 17 Nov 1883 "Born in Nieder, Roederen, Elsas, Germany. Died in Woodville, Miss"
Teutsch, Aron 19 Dec 1844 - 26 Apr 1880 "Born in Venningen. Died in Bayou Sara, LA"
Unknown Grave 1    
Unknown Grave 2    
Wolf, Jette Morritz 1824 - 03 Sep 1854 "Wife of Jacob Wolf"