Ivan’ky Jewish Cemetery

Cemetery Information

Country
Ukraine
Region
Cherkasy
District
Mankivka
Settlement
Ivan'ky
Site address
Ivan'ky Jewish Cemetery
GPS coordinates
48.99395,30.47236
Perimeter length
320 metres
Is the cemetery demolished
yes
Type and height of existing fence
No fence
Preservation condition
Fenced and protected Jewish cemetery
General site condition
Unfenced Jewish cemetery. The cemetery site is severely overgrown with trees, bushes, and tall grass. Clearance and fencing are required.
Number of existing gravestones
31. The site also contains around 30 basic stones and several graves marked solely with fencing or flowers.
Date of oldest tombstone
1910
Date of newest tombstone
2001
Urgency of erecting a fence
High
Land ownership
Property of local community
Preserved construction on site
Drone surveys
Yes

Historical overview

The exact period of the cemetery’s establishment is unknown. The oldest preserved tombstone dates to the early 20th century so it can be inferred the cemetery was founded in that period. It can first be found marked on a Russian map of the region from 1929.