Rakov Jewish Cemetery BEL-01471, Rakov, Minsk, Minsk, Belarus


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Latitude: 53.965123, Longitude: 27.061582
Rakov Jewish Cemetery BEL-01471

Notes:
It is said that the Jews bought the land for Rakov Cemetery in 1684. In 1956 the local authorities built a grocery store and a market on this plot. In 2002 the Hurovetz family from South Africa and the Grinholtz family from Israel donated money and a fence was built around the cemetery. A mass grave for 132 young Jewish people, murdered by the Nazi in the beginning of WWII, is in the Rakov Cemetery. The data for the Rakov Cemetery was provided by Oleg Kosov and Yuri Dorn of the Jewish Heritage Research Group. 909 People buried here.


Cemetery Photos

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Israel Yahuda Sagalovich Grave Marker at Jewish Gen
Israel Yahuda Sagalovich Grave Marker at Jewish Gen
Name:SAGALOVICH, Israel Yehuda
Date of Death: 1922
Hebrew Date: 9 Adar
Father: Zvi
Plot: 109 
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Jewish Cemetery in Rakov Belarus
Jewish Cemetery in Rakov Belarus
This is another photo taken by Aleksandrs Feigmanis about 2000. 
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Rakov Belarus Jewish Cemetery
Rakov Belarus Jewish Cemetery
This photo was taken about 2000 by Aleskandrs Feigmanis 
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Rakov Jewish Cemetery
Rakov Jewish Cemetery
 
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Rakov Jewish Cemetery
Rakov Jewish Cemetery
 
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Rakov Jewish Cemetery
Rakov Jewish Cemetery
 
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Rakov Jewish Cemetery
Rakov Jewish Cemetery
 
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Rakov Jewish Cemetery - Another Inside view
Rakov Jewish Cemetery - Another Inside view
 
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Rakov Jewish Cemetery - Another Interior View
Rakov Jewish Cemetery - Another Interior View
 
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Rakov Jewish Cemetery - From Outside
Rakov Jewish Cemetery - From Outside
 
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Rakov Jewish Cemetery - Headstone
Rakov Jewish Cemetery - Headstone
 
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Rakov Jewish Cemetery - Headstone
Rakov Jewish Cemetery - Headstone
 
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Rakov Jewish Cemetery - Headstone
Rakov Jewish Cemetery - Headstone
 
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Rakov Jewish Cemetery - View Inside
Rakov Jewish Cemetery - View Inside
 
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Rakov Jewish Cemetery - Winter View
Rakov Jewish Cemetery - Winter View
 
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Rakov Jewish Cemetery Excel Spreadsheet of all Tombstones Translated into English
Rakov Jewish Cemetery Excel Spreadsheet of all Tombstones Translated into English
This listing and translation was kindly provided to be my Ruth Wilnai of Palo Alto, CA 
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Rakov Jewish Cemetery View from Road
Rakov Jewish Cemetery View from Road
 
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Rakov Jewish Cemetery Winter
Rakov Jewish Cemetery Winter
 
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Shmuel Itzak Sagalovich Tombstone at JewishGen
Shmuel Itzak Sagalovich Tombstone at JewishGen
Name: SAGALOVICH, Shmuel Izhak
Date of Death: 1934
Hebrew Date: 29 Tevet
Father's name: Zvi
Plot: 897 
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Shmuel Izhak Sagalovich died 29 Tevet 1934 son of Zvi Plot 897
Shmuel Izhak Sagalovich died 29 Tevet 1934 son of Zvi Plot 897
This photo is from the JewishGen website and was taken in the last few years. Apparently the stone was desecrated during the war. 
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Shmuel-Itskhok Sagalovich Headstone
Shmuel-Itskhok Sagalovich Headstone
Hebrew: Here lies buried our beloved father, [who has] left this world and the labor of life Shmuel-Itskhok (Samuel-Isaac) Sagalovichh - son of Tsvi (deer or Hirsh). He lived 72 years and died 16 Jan 1934.

His son Hirsh with his wife and three children pose next to the stone. This entire family was murdered in the Shoa (Holocaust). 
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Shoshe Sagalovich Headstone
Shoshe Sagalovich Headstone
n Hebrew: Here lies buried a modest woman, a loving soul and a generous heart, our beloved mother, Shashe Sagalovich, daughter of Yakov, lived 70 years and died on 21 Menachem Av 5690. (Died 15 Aug 1930 born 1860.)

Her son, Hirsh, and his wife pose with the grave marker. They were both Holocaust victims. 

Headstones

 Thumb Description Status Location Name (Died/Buried)
Izhak Sagalovich died 1923 Shvat plot 656 Father Mordehay
Izhak Sagalovich died 1923 Shvat plot 656 Father Mordehay
 
Located  Latitude: N 53.974715, Longitude: E 27.070348  Izhak Sagalovich (d. Shvat 1923)
 
Shoshe Segalovich died 21 Av 1930 at 70 years. Plot 829 father was Yakov (Jacob)
Shoshe Segalovich died 21 Av 1930 at 70 years. Plot 829 father was Yakov (Jacob)
This photo is from JewishGen and was taken about 2005.  
Located    Shoshe Levin (d. 15 Aug 1930)
 
Sosha Saglowich Headstone at JewishGen website
Sosha Saglowich Headstone at JewishGen website
Their translation is: SAGALOVICH, Shosha
Date of Death: 1930
Hebrew Date 12 Av
Age: 70 Years
Plot: 829
Father: Yakov 
    Shoshe Levin (d. 15 Aug 1930)