Atlanta in Fulton County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Burial Ground of Congregation Ahavath Achim
The small section of graves to the right, bounded by the sidewalk and corner ground markers, is the burial ground of the Kadish Lodge, a mutual aid society established in 1896 by Russian Jews which provided its members sick benefits and free burial plots.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Cemeteries & Burial Sites. A significant historical year for this entry is 1892.
Location. 33° 44.83′ N, 84° 22.31′ W. Marker is in Atlanta, Georgia, in Fulton County. Marker is on Martin Luther King Jr. Ave SE, 0.1 miles east of Oakland Avenue, on the right when traveling east. The marker is located in Oakland Cemetery, between the extension of Martin Luther King Jr Ave in the cemetery and the Memorial Drive (south) wall. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Atlanta GA 30312, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are Rev. Dr. Henry Carr Hornady (within shouting distance of this marker); Our Confederate Dead (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Clement Anselm Evans (about 400 feet away); John Brown Gordon (about 400 feet away); Alfred Iverson, Jr. (about 400 feet away); Confederate Soldiers Plot (about 400 feet away); Slave Square (about 400 feet away); Dr. Noel d'Alvigny (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Atlanta.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on March 8, 2012, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. This page has been viewed 1,499 times since then and 10 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on March 8, 2012, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.