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Rebbe Ben Tzion Walkenfeld

Lizensker Rebbe d. 22 Tamuz, 1942 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 (Agudath HaAdmorim Section on South Avenue)


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

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


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Photo Caption: The Rebbe, Credit: Yitz Twersky, Kew Gardens Hills, NY
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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
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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 Binyamin Halberstam (Teitelbaum / Liphshitz)

Rudnicker Rebbe d. 23 Shevat, 1961 The Rebbe was a descendant of Rebbe Aryeh Leibish Liphshitz, the Aryeh D’Bei Ilu. The Rebbe’s cousin, Rebbe Moshe Liphshitz, the Philadelphia Rebbe moved to Eretz Yisroel (Israel) in 1958. Anyone with information is asked to please send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Directions to kever: Wellwood […]


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

Rabbi Chaim Avroham Dover Levine (Cohen)

חיים אברהם דוב בער ב"ר שניאור זלמן הכהן

The Malach

Date of Death: Sun. June 5, 1938 - Sivan 6 5698
Shavuos


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Photo Source: Kinyan Hamodia Magazine, Pesach, 2016


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Tags: Admorim · New Jersey · Riverside Cemetery - Saddle Brook

Rebbe Chaim Friedlander

Lisker Rebbe d. 15 Tishrei, 1994 Anyone with information is asked to please send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Directions to kever: Mount Hebron Cemetery 130-04 Horace Harding Expressway (Main Street Cemetery in Kew Gardens Hills) Flushing, NY 11367 (Block 109A, Gate 23 at the fork on the main road)


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Tags: Admorim · Liske · Mt. Hebron (Main Street) Cemetery · New York · Queens / L.I., NY

Rebbe Chaim Halberstam

חיים ב"ר יצחק ישעיה

Tshkhoiver (Czchow) Rebbe of New York

Date of Death: Thu. March 29, 1956 - Nissan 17 5716
Chol Hamoed Pesach


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Photo Caption: Rebbe Chaim Halberstam, Credit: David Halberstam, Florida  
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Photo Caption: The Rebbe’s father, Rebbe Yeshiaye Yitzchok Halberstam HY”D d. 1944, Credit: Rabbi Scranton Miller
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Photo Caption: The Rebbe’s father, Rebbe Yeshiaye Yitzchok Halberstam HY”D d. 1944, Credit: Rabbi Scranton Miller
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Photo Caption: First Edition title page, Divrie Chaim, The Rebbe’s  grandfather
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Photo Caption: The Rebbe’s uncle Rebbe Meir Nosson Halberstam father of the first Bobover Rebbe, Nowy Sacz, Poland, Credit: MU, KGH

Bio Information:
Rebbe Chaim Halberstam was named after his grandfather the Divri Chaim of Sanzs. He is the only know grandson (ben achar ben) of the Sanzer  Rav to be buried in North America. Both his father Rebbe Yeshaye and his uncle, Rebbe Shulem Lazer of Ratzfert were murdered by the Nazis in 1944.


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

Rebbe Chaim Meshulom Feivish Langner

Stretiner Rebbe of Brownsville d. 20 Cheshvan, 1952 Anyone with information is asked to send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Directions to kever: Mount Hebron Cemetery 130-04 Horace Harding Expressway (Main Street Cemetery in Kew Gardens Hills) Flushing, NY 11367 (Block 47, Gate 4 along the road)


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Tags: Admorim · Mt. Hebron (Main Street) Cemetery · New York · Queens / L.I., NY · Strelisk

Rebbe Chaim Moshe Ingerleib

Cremenetzer Rebbe d. 16 Av, 1932 Anyone with information is asked to please send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Directions to kever: Mount Sharon Cemetery 502 E Springfield Rd Springfield, PA 19064 (Just outside of Philadelphia.) 610-543-8900 Photo Credit: David Weider of  Williamsburg


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Tags: Admorim · Pennsylvania · Philadelphia, PA · Zlotchov

Rebbe Chaim Moshe Yehoshua Schneerson - Twersky

חיים משה יהושע ב"ר מרדכי דובער

Tomashpol Koidnover Rebbe

Date of Death: Mon. September 14, 1959 - Elul 11 5719


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Photo Caption: Rebbe Chaim Moshe Yehoshua Schneerson – Twersky,  Credit: Yitz Twersky, Kew Garden Hills, NY

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Photo Caption: Ohel of Rebbe Dovber Schneuri (d. 1827) the second Rebbe of Lubavitch and more commonly referred to as the Mitteler Rebbe, being the second of the first three generations of Chabad leaders. The Rebbe was the first Chabad leader to live in the town of Lyubavichi (Lubavitch). The Mitteler Rebbe’s  oldest son, Menachem Nachun was the Tomashpol Koidnover Rebbe grandfather. Credit: Jewish Community of Nizhny Novgorod.
Schneur Zalman Liadi
Photo Caption: Rebbe Shneur Zalman of Liady, Baal HaTanya, d. 1812, founder and first Rebbe of Chabad. The Rebbe was laid to rest in Hadiach, Ukraine. The Tomashpol Koidnover Rebbe father was a great grandson of the Baal HaTanya.
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Photo Credit: Rabbi Benzion Twerski, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, Caption:
1. Reb Kalman Flaks, a noted Bobover chossid
2. Rebbe Yaakov Yisroel Twersky, Hornisteiple Milwaukee Rebbe
3. RebbeMordechai Shlomo Friedman, Boyaner Rebbe
4. Rebbe Chaim Moshe Yehoshua Schneerson – Twersky, Tomashpol Koidnover Rebbe
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Photo Caption: Rav Moshe Weinberger of Aish Kodesh, Woodmere, NY at the tzion of Rebbe Levi Yitzchok of Berditchev, June, 2015, Credit: Reb Dov Elias, Kew Gardens Hills, NY

Bio Information: 
The Rebbe is a direct descendant of Rebbe Schneur Zalman of Liadi, the Baal HaTanya. In addition, the Rebbe’s grandmother was the granddaughter of Rebbe Levi Yitzchok of Berditchev (d. 1810).


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Tags: Admorim · Liadi / Lubavitch · Montefiore Cemetery · Queens / L.I., NY

Rebbe Chaim Shlomo Lowey

Tosher Rebbe of Chust d. 12 Shevat 1981 (5741) 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 Road Location: Kosonyer Section (across the road from Bobov) Photo Credit: iVelt


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

Rebbe Chaim Shlomo Rottenberg

Kosoner (Kuzaveh) Rebbe d. 10 Cheshvan, 1990 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 (South Avenue)


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

Rebbe Chaim Zanvil Abramowitz

Ribnitzer Rebbe d. 24 Tishrei, 1995 Full bio to be posted. Anyone with information is asked to please send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Directions to kever: Vizhnitzer Monsey Cemetery RT. 306 (at the intersection of Brick Church Rd) Spring Valley, NY 10977 (Ohel next to the Vizhnitzer Ohel)


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

Rebbe Dovberish Dembinsky

דובעריש ב"ר שרגא פייביל שלום הלוי

Aleksander (Alexander) Rebbe

Date of Death: Sun. March 1, 1981 - Adar I 25 5741



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Tags: Admorim · Aleksand · New Jersey

Rebbe Dovid Halberstam

דוד ב"ר משה

Sokolover Rebbe

Date of Death: Mon. December 11, 1939 - Kislev 29 5700
Chanukkah


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Caption: The Rebbe’s great grandfather, Rebbe Chaim Halberstam, Divrei Chaim of Sanz (d. 1876), Credit: Wikipedia
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Photo Caption: Kever of Rebbe Chaim Halberstam, Divrei Chaim of Sanz (d. 1876) in Nowy Sacz, Poland, Credit: MU, KKH
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Photo Caption: Kever of Rebbe Yechezkel Shraga Halberstam (d. 1898) better known as the Shinever Rov in Sieniawa, Poland, Credit: Shmuel Botchy Amsel, Brooklyn, NY
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Photo Caption: Kever of the the Rebbe’s father, Rebbe Moshe of Shinev in the Sanzer Ohel, Credit: Moreshes Chachmei America’s Archives
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Photo Camptio: The Rebbe’s unlce Rebbe Aryeh Leibish Mordechai Halberstam d. 1930,
Nowy Sacz, Poland, Credit: MU, KGH
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Photo Caption: Rebbe Dovid Halberstam, Sokolover Rebbe, Credit: Rabbi Moshe Shmuel Zupnik Rav, 500 Bedford Avenue Synagogue
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Photo Caption: Rebbe Dovid Halberstam, Sokolover Rebbe, Credit: Rabbi Moshe Shmuel Zupnik Rav, 500 Bedford Avenue Synagogue
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Photo Caption: Rebbe Dovid Halberstam, Sokolover Rebbe along with his son-in-law Rabbi Aaron Yerucham, Credit: Rabbi Moshe Shmuel Zupnik Rav, 500 Bedford Avenue Synagogue

Bio Information:
The Rebbe was a grandson of Rebbe Yechezkel of Shiniv.


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Tags: Admorim · New York · Queens / L.I., NY · Sanzs · Union Field Cemetery - Queens

Rebbe Dovid Halberstam

Krshanover (Chrzanow) Rebbe  of New York d. 11 Tammuz, 1986 (5746) The Rebbe was a great grandson of Rebbe Dovid of Krshanov (d.1894) the second son of the Divrei Chaim of Sanzs. Anyone with information is asked to please send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Directions to kever: Kiryas Yoel Cemetery Schunnemunk Road (Between […]


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Tags: Admorim · Monroe (Kiryas Yoel), NY · New York · Sanzs · Upstate New York

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


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

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Credit: National Library of Israel


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

Rebbe Dovid Rokeach

Lybitichov (Libechov) Rebbe d. 18 Iyar, 1956  (5716) Lag BaOmer 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


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

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 Eliezer Chaim Rabinowitz

אליעזר חיים ב"ר ברוך

Yompola Rebbe

Date of Death: Mon. May 8, 1916 - Iyar 5 5676


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Photo Caption: Rebbe Eliezer Chaim Rabinowitz of Yompola, Credit: From the library of Jonathan Stern, Takoma Park, MD


Credit: IFJCAH


Photo Caption: The Rebbe’s grandson, Rebbe Dovid Yitzchok Eizek of Skolye d. 1979 buried on Har Hazeisim, Credit: Moreshes Chachmei America’s Archives

Bio Notes:

The Yampola Rebbe, the forbearer of the Skolya Chassidic Court was among the first Admorim to visit these shores. The Rebbe first visited the United States in 1890 and eventually settled in New York in 1912. The Rebbe was also from the first Admorim to be buried in America.


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Tags: Admorim · Mount Judah Cemetery - Queens · New York · Queens / L.I., NY · Zlotchov

Rebbe Eliezer Fish

Salke Rebbe of Williamsburg d. 13 Adar, 2001 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 Road Monmouth Junction (Deans), NJ 08852 (Ohel, corner of South Second Street and Rothenberg Lane)


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

Rebbe Eliezer Lipa Weisblum

אליעזר ליפא ב"ר ישראל חיים

Brooklyn Lizensker Rebbe

Date of Death: Mon. August 11, 1958 - Av 25 5718



Photo Caption: Lizensker Rebbe, Credit: Moreshes Chachmei America’s Archives

Photo Caption: A memorial plaque for the Rebbe at the Young Israel of Queens Valley in Kew Gardens Hills, NY. 


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Tags: Admorim · Lizensk · Mount Carmel Cemetery, NY · New York · Queens / L.I., NY

Rebbe Eliezer Paltiel Roitblat

Shenyitza Rebbe d. 10 Sivan, 1998 Full bio to be posted. 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 Road Monmouth Junction (Deans), NJ 08852 (Section: 1, Block 6. Roth Lane and North Fourth Street)


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

Rebbe Eliezer Zusya Portugal

Skulener Rebbe d. 30 Av, 1982 Full bio to be posted. Anyone with information is asked to please send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Directions to kever: Vizhnitzer Monsey Cemetery RT. 306 (at the intersection of Brick Church Rd) Spring Valley, NY 10977 (Ohel next to Brick Church Road)


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

Rebbe Elimelech Alter Paneth

Dej Rebbe of Boro Park d. 19 Elul, 2005 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 (South Avenue, the last section at the end of the cemetery)


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Tags: Admorim · New York · Queens / L.I., NY

Rebbe Elimelech Reinman

Naroler Rebbe d. 1 Tamuz, 1977 (Rosh Chodesh) The Rebbe’s mother was a descendant of Rebbe Elimelech of Lizensk. Anyone with information is asked to please send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Directions to kever: Washington Cemetery 104 Deans Rhode Hall Road Monmouth Junction (Deans), NJ 08852 (Section: Satmar, Corner South Second Street […]


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

Rebbe Eliyahu Yosef Rabinowitz

אליהו יוסף ב"ר גדליה אהרן

Linitz Slavita Rebbe of Buffalo

Date of Death: Tue. November 15, 1910 - Chrshvan 13 5671


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Photo Caption: A picture of the Rebbe from the Yiddesh newspaper Die Wahrheit, 7/22/11.  (credit: Moreshes Chachmie America)

The Rebbe came to the United States in 1899 from Russia and settled on the Lower East Side. In 1910 he moved to Buffalo and headed the Jefferson Street Shule. In addition to his own great genealogy the Rebbe was the brother-in-law and chavrusa (study partner) of the renowned Rebbe Mordechai Dov of Hornisteiple.
The Rebbe appears to be the first Admor to be buried in the United States.


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Tags: Admorim · Buffalo, NY · Linitz · New York · Upstate New York

Rebbe Elozer Rubin

Sassover Rebbe d. 16 Teves, 1933 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 (Machpela Avenue between Wilson and Grant Avenue on the left side)


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

Rebbe Elozer Shapiro

Kiviashder Rebbe d. 1973 The Rebbe’s father was Rav Mordechai Shapiro, the Birtscher Rav and was named after his great-grandfather, the Lanzuter Rav who authored the Yodei Binah. The Rebbe was a direct descendant of Rebbe Tzvi Elimelech Shapiro of Dinov, the Bnei Yissachar. Although in Europe he was the Kiviashder Rav, many in the […]


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

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 Ezriel Rubin

Dombrova Rebbe d. 6 Teves, 2003 (5764) 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 (South Avenue, Section 52, Agudas HaAdmorim)


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