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Rebbe Avroham Pinchos Sefard (Sfard)

Kinyev Rebbe d. 17 Tammuz, 1950 (5710) Anyone with information is asked to please send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Directions to kever: Wellwood Cemetery Wellwood Avenue Farmingdale, NY 11735 (Small ohel, South Avenue, along the road, right side)


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Tags: Admorim · Chernobyl · New York · Queens / L.I., NY · Wellwood Cemetery - Long Island

Rebbe Avroham Shmuel Twersky

Foltichen Rebbe of Brooklyn, NY d. 13 Shevat, 1984 Anyone with information is asked to send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Directions to kever: Washington Cemetery 104 Deans Rhode Hall Rd Monmouth Junction (Deans), NJ 08852 (Far end of the Pupa Section, South Second Street and Park Blvd)


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Tags: Admorim · Chernobyl · Floral Park - Washington Cemetery (N.J.) · New Jersey

Rebbe Avrohan Yaakov Panitch

אברהם יעקב ב"ר צבי

Makarov Kiev Rebbe of New York

Date of Death: Tue. March 15, 1966 - Adar 24 5726


Photo Credit: Yitz Twersky, Kew Gardens Hills, NY
Twersky 59 Trisker Maggid
Photo Caption: Rebbe Avroham Yaakov Panitch’s grandfather Rebbe Avroham, Trisker Maggid, d.1889
Twersky 50 Dovid Makarov Kiev
Photo Caption: Rebbe Avroham Yaakov Panitch’s father-in-law, Rebbe Dovid of Makarov Kiev d. 1902 
Twersky 55 Makarov Kielce
Photo Caption: Rebbe Avroham Yaakov Panitch’s brother-in-law, Rebbe Nissan Yehuda of Makarov Kielce d. 1940 

Bio Information:
The Rebbe’s father-in-law was Rebbe Dovid Twersky, the Makarov Kiev Rebbe (d. 1902). The Makarov Kiev Rebbe was married to the daughter of Rebbe Avroham Twersky, the Trisker Maggid (d. 1889). Sadly the Rebbe left no descendants


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Tags: Admorim · Chernobyl · Montefiore Cemetery · New York · Unknown

Rebbe Baruch Bentzion Twersky

Loyev Chernobyler Rebbe d. 22 Elul, 1945 (5705) Anyone with information is asked to send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Directions to kever: Wellwood Cemetery Wellwood Avenue Farmingdale, NY 11735 (Agudath HaAdmorim Section on South Avenue)


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Tags: Admorim · Chernobyl · New York · Queens / L.I., NY · Wellwood Cemetery - Long Island

Rebbe Ben Tzion Chaim Shlomo Meshulam Zusia Twersky

בן ציו חיים שלומה משולם זושא ב"ר יעקב ישראל

Hornisteiple Denver Rebbe

Date of Death: Wed. October 21, 1981 - Tishrei 23 5742
Simchas Torah


Twersky 45 Denver Rebbe
Photo Caption: Rebbe Ben Tzion Chaim Shlomo Meshulam Zusia Twersky, Credit: Yitz Twersky, Kew Gardens Hills, NY
Twersky 45 Denver RZ
Photo Caption: Rebbe Ben Tzion Chaim Shlomo Meshulam Zusia Twersky, Credit: Yitz Twersky, Kew Gardens Hills, NY
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Photo Caption: Rebbe Ben Tzion Chaim Shlomo Meshulam Zusia Twersky, Credit: Larry Schwartz, Evanston, IL


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Tags: Admorim · Chernobyl · Wisconsin

Rebbe Ben Tzion Yehuda Leib Twersky

בן ציון יהודה ליב ב"ר מרדכי דוב

Hornisteiple Rebbe, Chicago, Illinois

Date of Death: Sat. January 6, 1951 - Teves 28 5711


Twersky Number 41 Chicago
Photo Caption: The Rebbe, Credit: Yitz Twersky, Kew Gardens Hills, NY
Twersky Bentzion Yehuda paper new
Photo Caption: News article announcing the Rebbe’s arrival, Cresit: The Milwaukee Journal January 6, 1929

Twersky Number 37 Hornistaiple
Caption: The Rebbe’s father, Rebbe Mordechai Dov of Hornistaiple (d. 1903)
Halberstam Chaim Sanz
C
aption: The Rebbe’s grandfather, Rebbe Chaim Halberstam, Divrei Chaim of Sanz (d. 1876), Credit: Wikipedia

Bio information:

 


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Tags: Admorim · Chernobyl · Chicago, IL · Illinois · Waldheim Cemetery - Chicago

Rebbe Dovid Mordechai Twersky

דוד מרדכי בן מנחם נחום

Tolna Rebbe, New York City

Date of Death: Sat. December 22, 1956 - Tishrei 17 5717
Chol Hamoed


Twersky Dovid Mordechai Tolna 1
Photo Caption: Rebbe Dovid Mordechai Twersky, Credit: Yitz Twersky, Kew Gardens Hills, NY (2)
Twersky 77
Photo Caption: The Rebbe’s father, Rebbe Menachem Nachum of Tolna Tulchin, (d. 1915)
Tolona Rebbe Dovid
Photo Caption: The Rebbe’s grandfather, Rebbe Dovid of Tolna (d. 1882) son of Chernobyler Maggid, Rebbe Mordechai (d. 1837)

Twersky Dovid Tolna
Credit: National Library of Israel


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Tags: Admorim · Brooklyn / S.I., NY · Chernobyl · New York

Rebbe Dovid Twersky

Skvira Boro Park Rebbe d. 9 Shevat, 2001 (5761) Anyone with information is asked to please send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Directions to kever: Beth David Cemetery 300 Elmont Road Elmont, NY 11003 (718) 343-4000 Location: Section: B8, Corner of Bethel and Harrison Avenue


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Tags: Admorim · Beth David Cemetery - Long Island · Chernobyl · New York · Queens / L.I., NY

Rebbe Elozer Twersky

Foltichen Rebbe d. 21 Tamuz, 1976 Anyone with information is asked to please send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Directions to kever: Washington Cemetery (Floral Park) 104 Deans Rhode Hall Rd Monmouth Junction (Deans), NJ 08852 (Far end of the Pupa Section, South Second Street and Park Blvd)


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Tags: Admorim · Chernobyl · Floral Park - Washington Cemetery (N.J.) · New Jersey

Rebbe Menachem Dovid Chodorov

מנחם דוד ב"ר מרדכי

Tolna Vizhnitz Rebbe of New York

Date of Death: Thu. February 28, 1980 - Adar 11 5740


Rav Mendel Chodarov I
Photo Credit: Dos Yiddish Vort
chodorov mendel
Photo Caption: Rebbe Menachem Dovid Chodorov, Credit: Yitz Twersky
Chodorov Son at Wedding

Photo Caption: (LR) Aliker Rebbe, Rebbe Mendele Chodorov (standing), Rebbe Mordechai Shlomo Friedman, Boyaner Rebbe d. 1971, Rebbe Avrahom Yehoshua Heshel, Kopyczynce Rebbe d.1967 at the Khotiner Rav wedding, Credit: Yitz Twersky

Bio Information:
The Rebbe’s  grandfather was of Rebbe Baruch of Vizhnitz the Imrei Baruch.


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Tags: Admorim · Brooklyn / S.I., NY · Chernobyl · Kosov · New York

Rebbe Menachem Nachum Twersky

מנחם נחום ב"ר דוד

Makarov Zvhill Rebbe of Chelsea, Massachusetts

Date of Death: Sun. May 10, 1925 - Iyar 16 5685


R Menachem Nachum TwerskyR Menachem Nachum TwerskyPhoto Credit: Yitz Twersky, Kew Gardens Hills, NY
R Menachem Nachum Twersky New
Photo Caption: The Rebbe
Twersky 50 Dovid Makarov Kiev
Photo Caption: The Rebbe’s father, Rebbe Dovid of Makarov Kiev d. 1902
Makarov Rebbe of Chicago grandfather
Photo Caption: The Rebbe’s grandfather, Rebbe Yaakov Yitzchok Twersky d.1892

Bio Information: 
The Rebbe died at the age of 53 leaving his wife and four children behind in Europe. Tragically, they all fell victim to Hitler and his murderous Nazi regime. The Rebbe’s funeral was attended by close to 10,000 people who followed his bier, along with a 362 automobile procession. He was eulogized by the leading Rabbanim and Admorim of the generation.


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Tags: Admorim · Boston, MA · Chernobyl · Everett Jewish Cemeteries - Boston · Massachusetts

Rebbe Menachem Nachum Twersky

Skvira Machnovka Rebbe d. 19 Sivan, 1946 The Rebbe was the uncle of the current Skvira Rebbe of New Square, NY. Anyone with information is asked to please send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Directions to kever: Beth David Cemetery 300 Elmont Road Elmont, NY 11003 (Far right corner of the cemetery at […]


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Tags: Admorim · Beth David Cemetery - Long Island · Chernobyl · New York · Queens / L.I., NY

Rebbe Menachem Nachum Yosef Twersky

מנחם נחום יוסף ב"ר ברוך בן ציון

Loyev Miropol Chelsea Rebbe of Boston, MA

Date of Death: Fri. June 8, 1973 - Sivan 8 5733
Isrue Chag Shavous


Photo Credit: Yitz Twersky, Kew Gardens Hills, NY 

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hoto Caption: The Rebbe

loyev miropol twersky chalah

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Photo Caption: The Rebbe with Rebbe Mordechai Goldman, Zvhiler Rebbe d. 1981, Toronto, Canada
Twersky 15 Baruch Loyev 2
Photo Caption: The Rebbe’s father, Rebbe Baruch Bentzion, Loyev Chernobyler Rebbe d. 1945


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Tags: Admorim · Boston, MA · Chernobyl · Everett Jewish Cemeteries - Boston · Massachusetts

Rebbe Mordechai Chodorov

מרדכי ב"ר חיים יהודה מאיר

Tolna Vizhnitz Rebbe

Date of Death: Thu. October 7, 1937 - Cheshvan 2 5698


Chodorov Father
Photo Caption: Rebbe Mordechai Chodorov, Credit: Yitz Twersky
vishiver and chodorov pic
Photo Caption: Rebbe Mordechai Chodrov (glasses), Rebbe Menachem Mendel Hager of Visheve (d. 1941), and Rebbe Menachem Chodrov (standing)

Chodorov and Vishiva Seated
Photo Caption: (R-L) Rebbe Menachem Mendel Hager of Visheve (d. 1941), Rebbe Mordechai Chodorov, and Rebbe Mendele Chodorov

Bio Information:
The Rebbe’s grandfather, Rebbe Dovid of Tolna (d. 1878), was the son of the Chernobyler Maggid, Rebbe Mordechai Twerski (d. 1837).


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Tags: Admorim · Brooklyn / S.I., NY · Chernobyl · Kosov · New York

Rebbe Mordechai Twersky

Skvira Flatbush Rebbe d. 27 Tammuz, 2007 (5767) The Rebbe’s father was Rebbe Yitzchok the Skvira Boropark Rebbe. Anyone with biographical information is asked to please send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Directions to kever: Monsey Cemetery Brick Church Rd (off RT. 306) Spring Valley, NY 10977 Location: Left at the end of […]


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Tags: Admorim · Chernobyl · Monsey / New Square, NY · New York · Upstate New York

Rebbe Moshe Tzvi Twersky

Tolna Philadelphia Rebbe d. 25 Sivan, 1972 (5732) Anyone with information is asked to send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Directions to kever: Mount Sharon Cemetery 502 E Springfield Road Springfield, PA 19064 (Just outside of Philadelphia.) (610) 543-8900 Photo Credit: David Weider of  Williamsburg


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Tags: Admorim · Chernobyl · Pennsylvania · Philadelphia, PA

Rebbe Shalom Yosef Twersky

Trisk Prosskorov Rebbe d. 25 Shevat, 1945 Anyone with information is asked to send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Directions to kever: Beth David Cemetery 300 Elmont Road Elmont, NY 11003 (Macpela Avenue, between Monroe and Jackson Ave, towards the back of the section)


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Tags: Admorim · Beth David Cemetery - Long Island · Chernobyl · New York · Queens / L.I., NY

Rebbe Shlomo Shmuel Twersky

Chernobyler Rebbe d. 28 Adar II, 1935 Anyone with information is asked to send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Directions to kever: Beth David Cemetery 300 Elmont Road Elmont, NY 11003 (Section: W3, Far right corner of the cemetery at Madison and Benjamin Avenue)


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Tags: Admorim · Beth David Cemetery - Long Island · Chernobyl · New York · Queens / L.I., NY

Rebbe Shmuel Avroham Abba Twersky

שמואל אברהם אבא ב"ר משה מרדכי

Makarov Winnipeg Rebbe

Date of Death: Mon. June 2, 1947 - Sivan 14 5707


Photo Credit: Yitz Twersky, Kew Gardens Hills, New York
Twersky 53 Avroham Abba Winnipeg
Photo Caption: Rebbe Shmuel Avroham Abba Twersky, Makarov – Winnipeg Rebbe 
Twersky 49 Moshe Mordechai Makarov Bardichaver
Photo Caption: Rebbe Shmuel Avroham Abba Twersky’s father, Rebbe Moshe Mordechai of Makarov Berditchev d. 1920 
Twersky 52 Zvi Aryeh Makarov Bardichev
Photo Caption: Rebbe Shmuel Avroham Abba Twersky’s brother, Rebbe Tzvi Aryeh of Makarov Berditchev d. 1938


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Tags: Admorim · Canada · Chernobyl · Winnipeg, MB

Rebbe Yaakov Yisroel Twersky

Chernobyler Rebbe d. 8 Kislev, 1983 Anyone with information is asked to send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Directions to kever: Beth David Cemetery 300 Elmont Road Elmont, NY 11003 (Ohel, far right corner of the cemetery at Madison and Benjamin Avenue)


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Rebbe Yaakov Yisroel Twersky

יעקב ישראל ב"ר בן ציון יהודה ליב

Hornisteiple Milwaukee Rebbe

Date of Death: Wed. August 8, 1973 - Av 10 5733


Twersky 44 Milwaukee
Photo Caption: Rebbe  Yaakov Yisroel TwerskyCredit: Yitz Twersky, Kew Gardens Hills, NY
Twersky Number 37 Hornistaiple
Caption: Rebbe Yaakov Yisroel Twersky’s grandfather, Rebbe Mordechai Dov of Hornistaiple, d. 1903, Credit: Yitz Twersky, Kew Gardens Hills, NY
Twersky Yaakov
Photo Caption: Newspaper clipping announcing Rebbe Yaakov Yisroel Twersky arrival on these shores. 


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Tags: Admorim · Chernobyl · Mystery · Wisconsin

Rebbe Yaakov Yitzchok Twersky

יעקב יצחק ב"ר ישעיהו

Makarov Rebbe, Chicago, IL

Date of Death: Mon. May 14, 1945 - Sivan 2 5705


Photo Credit (3): Yitz Twersky, Kew Gardens Hills, New York
Makarov Rebbe of Chicago
Photo Caption: The Rebbe, Rebbe Yaakov Yitzchok Twersky
Makarov Rebbe of Chicago father
Photo Caption: The Rebbe’s father, Rebbe Yeshaya Twersky (d.1919)
Makarov Rebbe of Chicago grandfather
Photo Caption: The Rebbe’s grandfather, Rebbe Yaakov Yitzchok Twersky (d.1892)


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Tags: Admorim · Chernobyl · Chicago, IL · Illinois · Waldheim Cemetery - Chicago

Rebbe Yaakov Yosef Twersky

יעקב יוסף ב"ר דוד

Skvira Rebbe, New Square, NY

Date of Death: Sun. March 31, 1968 - Nissan 2 5728


 

Photo Credit: Yitz Twersky, Kew Gardens Hills, NY
Twersky 101 Yaakov Yosef Skvira
Photo Caption: The Rebbe, Rebbe Yaakov Yosef Twersky
Twersky 100 Yitzchok Skvira Kishinev
Photo Caption: The Rebbe’s brother, Rebbe Yitzchok of Skvira Kishinev, HY”D, martyred in Kishinev
Twersky 89 Skvira Dovid
Photo Caption: The Rebbe’s father, Rebbe Dovid of Skvira, d. 1919
Twersky 122 Pinchos of Ostilla
Photo Caption: The Rebbe’s father-in-law, Rebbe Pinchos of Ostilla,  HY”D, martyred 1943


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Tags: Admorim · Chernobyl · Monsey / New Square, NY · New York · Upstate New York

Rebbe Yitzchok Twersky

יצחק ב"ר מרדכי

Skvira Rebbe of Boro Park, Brooklyn

Date of Death: Sun. July 27, 1941 - Av 3 5701


Twersky 107 picPhoto Caption: Rebbe Yitzchok Twersky, Credit: Yitz Twersky, Kew Gardens Hills, NY

Twersky 107 Skvira and Boyana Rebbe Camp AgudaPhoto Caption: Rebbe Yitzchok Twersky (facing tree) and Rebbe Mordechai Shlomo Friedman, Boyaner Rebbe d. 1971 at Camp Aguda in Upstate New York

Twersky 107 FamilyPhoto Caption: The Rebbe’s family (L-R) Rebbe Dovid of Skvira Boro Park, Gedalia Aron, Rebbe Mottele of Skvira Flatbush, and Rebbetzin Mirel

Bio Information:


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Tags: Admorim · Beth David Cemetery - Long Island · Chernobyl · New York · Queens / L.I., NY