Bristol (town), Kenosha County, Wisconsin

The Town of Bristol was a former town in Kenosha County, United States. The population was 4,538 at the 2000 census—before a portion of the town was incorporated as the Village of Bristol; the remainder of the Town of Bristol was annexed by the Villages of Bristol and Pleasant Prairie effective July 4, 2010, the town ceased to exist. The Bristol area's first settler was Rollin Tuttle, who arrived in April 1830; the Town of Bristol was involved in annexation disputes with Pleasant Prairie during the 1990s. The two entities reached a boundary agreement in 1997. In 1968, a state court denied the Town of Bristol's earlier petition to incorporate itself as a village. On January 19, 2009, a state court rejected an attempt by the western half of Bristol to incorporate, filed in 2008. A second attempt to incorporate a smaller section of the northwest corner of the town was approved by the court on September 17, 2009 and was enacted with the incorporation of the Village of Bristol that year. On June 29, 2010, in a special election, most of the remainder of the town of Bristol was annexed to the village of Bristol, while a small section of the town was annexed to the village of Pleasant Prairie.

The town of Bristol ceased to exist. According to the United States Census Bureau, in 2000 the town had a total area of 35.0 square miles, of which, 34.7 square miles of it was land and 0.3 square miles of it was water. Bristol has a variety of neighborhoods, including country estates, lake homes, condominiums, row homes, working agricultural areas. In 2009, the Village of Bristol incorporated, removing 9 square miles from the towns acreage; as of the census of 2000, there were 4,538 people, 1,715 households, 1,260 families residing in the town. The population is growing quite a bit; the population density was 130.8 people per square mile. There were 1,818 housing units at an average density of 52.4/sq mi. The racial makeup of the town was 97.44% White, 0.29% African American, 0.11% Native American, 0.90% Asian, 0.09% Pacific Islander, 0.66% from other races, 0.51% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 2.38% of the population. There were 1,715 households out of which 33.6% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 62.7% were married couples living together, 7.6% had a female householder with no husband present, 26.5% were non-families.

22.3% of all households were made up of individuals and 9.9% had someone living alone, 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.65 and the average family size was 3.10. In the town the population was spread out with 25.9% under the age of 18, 7.1% from 18 to 24, 29.3% from 25 to 44, 25.3% from 45 to 64, 12.5% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 39 years. For every 100 females there were 96.9 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 93.0 males. The median income for a household in the town was $54,661, the median income for a family was $63,018. Males had a median income of $44,073 versus $28,932 for females; the per capita income for the town was $24,454. About 1.6% of families and 2.2% of the population were below the poverty line, including 2.4% of those under age 18 and 1.3% of those age 65 or over

Temple Israel Cemetery (Wakefield, Massachusetts)

Temple Israel Cemetery is a historic Jewish cemetery on North Avenue in Wakefield, Massachusetts. The cemetery was established by the Temple Israel congregation of Boston in 1859. Unlike the adjacent Lakeside Cemetery, whose landscape is of winding paths, this cemetery is laid out in a rectilinear grid. Stones are somewhat uniform in their content listing places of birth and death. Markers placed early in the cemetery's history are predominantly marble, while many of those placed in the 20th century are granite or limestone; the cemetery's most notable burial is that of Rabbi Joshua Liebman. The cemetery was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1989. National Register of Historic Places listings in Wakefield, Massachusetts National Register of Historic Places listings in Middlesex County, Massachusetts