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Rabbi Yosef Zalman Kroll

יוסף זלמן ב"ר מתתיה

Rav, Machzikey Hadas Wilmington, Delaware

Date of Death: Mon. January 1, 1934 - Teves 14 5694



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Rabbi Michoel Schay

מיכאל ב"ר ישעיה יששכר

Rav, Beth Medrash HaGadol Anshe Ungaran

Date of Death: Sun. April 8, 1979 - Nissan 11 5739


The Rav was the son-in-law of Rav Alter Shaul Pfeffer.


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Rabbi Yitzchok Isaac Waldstein

יצחק אייזיק ב"ר שניאור זלמן הכהן

Rav, Worcester, Massachusetts

Date of Death: Thu. March 5, 1931 - Adar 16 5691



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Rabbi Yehoshua Boimel

יהושע ב"ר נחום

Rav, Congregation Adas Yeshurin, Williamsburg, Brooklyn

Date of Death: Wed. September 8, 1948 - Elul 4 5708


While still in Europe, the Ahavas Yisroel of Viznitz asked Rav Boimel to head his Yeshiva. Here in New York he was recognized as a leader at both Agudas Harabonim and Agudas Israel organisations.


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Rabbi Avroham Dov Hamburger

אברהם דוב ב"ר ישראל

Rav, Congregation Tephereth Zion, Chicago, IL

Date of Death: Wed. July 22, 1908 - Tammuz 23 5668


The Rav, who originally hails from Russia was negotiating the terms of get (divorce document) when he suddenly fell ill and died.


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Rabbi Dov Ber Bernard Bernstein

דוב בער ב"ר גרשון

Rav, Chicago, Illinois

Date of Death: Tue. March 9, 1909 - Adar II 6 5668



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Rabbi Dovid Laporte

דוד ב"ר צמח יעקב

Rav, Chicago, Illinois

Date of Death: Tue. May 19, 1925 - Iyar 19 5685



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Rabbi Eliezer Paley

אליעזר ב"ר זאב וואלף

Rav, Congregation Agudas Yaakov, Chicago, IL

Date of Death: Thu. September 30, 1982 - Tishrei 13 5743



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Rabbi Elazer Reuven Muskin

אלעזר ראובן ב"ר טוביה

Rav, Congregation Beis Medrash Hagadol, Chicago, IL

Date of Death: Wed. August 2, 1950 - Av 19 5710


The Rav was also among the Rashei Yeshiva at Bais Medrash LaTorah (Hebrew Theological College) in Skokie.


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Rabbi Eliezer Weisman

אליעזר ב"ר שמעון ליב

Rav, Congregation B'nei Ruven, Chicago, IL

Date of Death: Fri. March 12, 1943 - Adar II 5 5703



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Rabbi Ezriel Epstein

עזריאל ב"ר יהודה ליב

Rav, Chicago, Illinois

Date of Death: Wed. June 29, 1938 - Sivan 30 5998
Rosh Codesh Tammuz



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Rabbi Chaim Stern

חיים ב"ר אריה ליבוש

Rav, Brooklyn, NY

Date of Death: Sun. March 18, 1990 - Iyar 23 5750



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Rabbi Avroham Dov Dobsevage

אברהם דוב בן

Rav, New York City

Date of Death: Mon. January 15, 1900 - Shevat 15 5660
Tu Bishvat



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Rabbi Yisroel Avroham Alter Orenstein

ישראל אברהם ב"ר אפרים

Rav, New York City

Date of Death: Thu. February 13, 1930 - Shevat 15 5690
Tu BiShvat



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Rabbi Tzvi Hirsch Harry Orenstein

צבי הירש ב"ר ישראל אברהם

Rav, New York City

Date of Death: Tue. November 24, 1936 - Kislev 10 5697



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Rabbi Tzadok Charles Taylor

צדוק ב"ר אריה אליהו

Rav, Cong Anshei Lubavitch, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Date of Death: Wed. February 5, 1941 - Shevat 8 5701



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Rabbi Menachem Mendel Horowitz

מנחם מענדל ב"ר אברהם משה

Rav, Congregation Bris Sholom, Charleston, South Carolina

Date of Death: Fri. November 2, 1923 - Cheshvan 22 5684



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Rabbi Avroham Yaakov Gillman

אברהם יעקב ב"ר שמחה

Rav, Congregation Bris Sholom, Charleston, South Carolina

Date of Death: Thu. January 8, 1931 - Teves 19 5691



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Rabbi Tzvi Hirsh ben Reuvein

צבי הירש ב"ר ראובן

Cheif Judge (Dayan) of Zobna, Galicia, Eastern Europe

Date of Death: Mon. March 19, 1928 - Adar 27 5688


Most of the Jews living in Galicia were of Chasidic descent.


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Rabbi Zalman Dov Roshgolin

זלמן דוב ב"ר אברהם צבי

Rav, Agudas Achim Anshei Chesed, Staten Island, NY

Date of Death: Mon. August 28, 1944 - Elul 9 5704


The Rav was born in Bklorie, Lithuania and studied in Radin under the saintly Chofetz Chaim. He later studied in the famed Volozhiner Yeshiva where he enjoyed a close relationship with both Rav Naphtali Tzvi Yehuda Berlin and Rav Chaim Soloveitchik of Brisk. In 1922 he immigrated to the United States and served at various congregations in Statin Island, New York for over 20 years. Among the Rav’s seforim are Hegyonei Lev published in Jerusalem and Chikrei Lev published posthumous in New York City.


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Rabbi Yitzchok Kurtz

יצחק ב"ר אריה

Rav, Cong Bnei Yechiel Anshei Pristik

Date of Death: Fri. February 17, 1995 - 17 Adar I 5755



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Rabbi Avroham Chaim Rosenberg

אברהם חיים ב"ר

Baal, OTzar Hashemos

Date of Death: Wed. August 5, 1925 - Av 15 5685
Tu B'Av



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Rabbi Avroham Margolis

אברהם ב"ר זאב

Rav, New York City

Date of Death: Mon. April 29, 1935 - Nissan 26 5635



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Rabbi Yaakov Bauman

יעקב ב"ר שמעין

Rav Agudath Achim, Los Angeles

Date of Death: Sat. November 23, 1940 - Cheshvan 23 5700


The Rav who was born in 1871 also served at Congregation Talmud Torah and Congregation Share Torah both in Los Angeles. Among his seforim are Chemdas Ya’akov and Matnas Khunah.


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Rabbi Shlomo Zimmerman

שלמה ב"ר אברהם יצחק

The Iluy of Kremenchuk, Ukraine

Date of Death: Mon. December 10, 1928 - Kislev 27 5689
Chanukkah



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Raabi Yaakov Leib Benjamin

יעקב ליב ב"ר כתריאל

Baal. Chelek Yaakov

Date of Death: Mon. December 1, 1930 - Kislev 12 5691


The Rav who was originally from Kuvna lived in Harlem.


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Rabbi Chaim Hymin Lubin

חיים ב"ר עזריאל זעליג

Rav. Congregation Zera Jacob, Bronx, NY

Date of Death: Mon. December 29, 1930 - Teves 9 5691



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Rabbi Yehuda Leib Rose

יהודה ליב ב"ר חיים צבי

Rav, Chevra Bnai Yakov Anshei Brezan, Lower East Side, NYC

Date of Death: Mon. February 4, 1946 - Adar I 3 5706



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Rabbi Yaakov Jacques Lyons

יעקוב ב"ר יהודה

Minister, Congregation Bais Shalom, Richmond, VA

Date of Death: Mon. August 13, 1877 - Elul 4 5637


Minister, son of Yehuda Lyons, born in Surinam, Dutch Guiana, Aug. 25, 1814. He was educated in Surinam, and was minister of the Spanish & Portuguese congregation there, Neveh Shalom, for five years. He left Surinam in 1837 and went to Richmond, VA, where for two years he was minister of the Congregation Beth Schalom. In 1839 he was elected minister of the Spanish and Portuguese congregation Shearith Israel, New York City and served the congregation thirty-eight years, successfully combating every movement to change the form of worship in his congregation.


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Rabbi Tzadok Lederman

צדוק ב"ר מאיר ליב הכהן

Av Bais Din (Chief Judge), New York City

Date of Death: Sun. November 29, 1942 - Kislev 20 5703



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