Mordecai Sheftall

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Congregation Mickve Israel - History - Current Building
... property adjoining the synagogue building, which had been dedicated by Mordecai Sheftall in 1773 for use as a cemetery, was sold ... of the lot was used as the site of the Mordecai Sheftall Memorial in 1902, a building that included space for meeting rooms and a religious school ... As the congregation found additional needs, the original Mordecai Sheftall Memorial space became too small ...