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Manischewitz Matzah Bakery

Jersey City, New Jersey

Date of Death: Thu. April 1, 1943 -


Rabbonim gather to supervise a special run (chabura) of matzoh at Manischewitz Bakery in Jersey City. Please help us identify the rabbonim in the picture.
Manischewitz Matzah Bakery


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Tags: General · New Jersey

Rabbi Aaron Avroham Cohen

אהרן אברהם ב"ר אליהו

Rav, Ahavas Achim Anshe Warshaw, Newark, New Jersey

Date of Death: Wed. March 5, 1924 - Adar I 29 5684



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Tags: New Jersey · Newark, NJ

Rabbi Aaron Dobrzynski

אהרן ב"ר אליהו

Rav, Congregation B'nai Yaakov Bronx, NY

Date of Death: Sun. January 21, 1940 - Shevat 11 5700


Dobrzynski Aaron Pic
Photo Caption: Rabbi Aaron Dobrzinski, Credit: Institute For Judaic Culture and History
Dobrzynski Aaron Book
Photo Caption: Title page of Pirchai Aaron authored by Rabbi Aaron Dobrzinski and published posthumous. It should be noted that this book was the personal  copy of Rabbi Dr. Leo Jung d. 1987, Credit: Institute For Judaic Culture and History
Dobrzynski Aaron Shul
Photo Caption: Congregation B’nai Yaakov at 1712 Garfield Street in the Bronx as it stands today. Credit: Google Street View

Bio Information:
The Rav was ordained by Rav Yisroel Yehoshua Trunk d. 1893 of Kutno, Poland


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Tags: New Jersey · Riverside Cemetery - Saddle Brook · Saddle Brook, NJ

Rabbi Aaron Kupperman

אהרן ב"ר משה ישראל

Rav, Newark, New Jersey

Date of Death: Mon. March 17, 1924 - Adar II 12 5684



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Tags: Grove Street Cemeteries · New Jersey · Newark, NJ

Rabbi Alter Chaim Tzadok Schachter

אלטר חיים צדוק ב"ר אליהו

Rav, Congregation Anshe Romania, Newark, New Jersey

Date of Death: Mon. March 29, 1920 - Nissan 10 5680



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Tags: Grove Street Cemeteries · New Jersey · Newark, NJ

Rabbi Aryeh Gedalia Sheingarten

אריה גדליה ב"ר משה זאב

Author, Zichron Ramaz, Tel Aviv

Date of Death: Fri. September 11, 1964 - Tishrei 5 5725



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Tags: Beth Israel Cemetery - Woodbridge, NJ · New Jersey

Rabbi Aryeh Leib Weller

אריה ליב ב"ר שמואל הלוי

Rav, Kehilas Yisroel, Newark, New Jersey

Date of Death: Wed. July 7, 1976 - Sivan 30 5727
Rosh Chodesh


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Photo Caption: Gomel Chesed Cemetery map. 


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Tags: New Jersey · Newark, NJ

Rabbi Avroham Shapiro

Chief Rabbi New Brunswick, NJ d. 20 Cheshvan, 1933 (5694) Anyone with biographical information is asked to please send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Directions to kever: Lodi, NJ


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Tags: Chief Rabbi · New Jersey · Unknown

Rabbi Avroham Slomowitz

Rav, Lakewood, NJ d. 29 Elul, 2009 (5769) Anyone with information is asked to please send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Directions to kever: Cong Sons of Israel Cemetery Ramsey Avenue (Across from Lakewood High School) Lakewood, NJ 08701 Location: Click photo to enlarge , a new window will open, click that one […]


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Tags: New Jersey

Rabbi Avroham Yaakov Hoffmann

אברהם יעקב ב"ר זאב

Rav, New Jersey

Date of Death: Mon. May 19, 1941 - Iyar 22 5701



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Tags: Beth Israel Cemetery - Woodbridge, NJ · New Jersey

Rabbi Azriel Siff

עזריאל ב"ר גרשון מענדל

Av Bais Din, Rashine, Lithuania

Date of Death: Sun. June 19, 1938 - Sivan 20 5698



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Tags: New Jersey · North Arlington, NJ

Rabbi Betzalel Leib Tenenbaum

בצלאל ליב בן אברהם יחיאל

Rosh Yeshivah, Yeshivas Karlin-Stolin, Williamsburg, Brooklyn

Date of Death: Tue. April 19, 1960 - Nissan 22 5720
Acharon Shel Pesach


The Rav was born in Kobrin and studied under Rav Pesach Pruskin by whom he was ordained. He later studied in the Mirrer Yeshiva and escaped along with them to Shanghai, China via Kobe, Japan. In America the Rav was among the founders of Bais HaTalmud in Bensonhurst, Brooklyn. Among his writings, Arzei Betzalel and Kuntreis Reshimos were published postmortem.


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

Rabbi Chaim Glotzer

Moreh Dasrah Congregation Tiferes Zion, Newark, NJ d. 23 Av, 1949 (5709) The Rav was born in the town of Kobrin (a suburb of Grodno), his father who was of chasidic descent sent him to study at the yeshiva Lomsha and thereafter in Slabodka where he was considered a prize student of Rabbi Moshe Mordechai […]


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Tags: Grove Street Cemeteries · New Jersey · Newark, NJ

Rabbi Chaim Hirschensohn

חיים ב"ר יעקב מרדכי

Chief Rabbi Hoboken, NJ

Date of Death: Mon. September 16, 1935 - Elul 18 5695


Hirschenzon chaim
P
hoto Caption: Rav Chaim Hirschensohn, Credit: Needed


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Tags: New Jersey · Saddle Brook, NJ

Rabbi Chaim Meisels

Chief Rabbi of Sorvosh d. 19 Cheshvan, 1984 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 (Satmar Section, next to the ohel of Rav Yechezkel Mertz)


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

Rabbi Chaim Michael Dov Weissmandl

Nitra Rosh Hayeshivah d. 6 Kislev, 1957 Rav Weissmandl who was better known as Reb Michael Ber was born in Debrecen, Hungary in 1903. In 1931 he entered the Nitra Yeshiva where he was considered a prize student of Rav Shmuel Dovid Unger, whose daughter he later married. The Rav became known for his efforts […]


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Tags: Beth Israel Cemetery - Woodbridge, NJ · New Jersey · Rosh Yeshiva

Rabbi Chaim Moshe Gostinski

חיים משה ב"ר יצחק איטשע

Baal, Nachlas Chamisha

Date of Death: Sat. November 1, 1952 - Cheshvan 13 5713



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Tags: Beth Israel Cemetery - Woodbridge, NJ · New Jersey

Rabbi Chaim Shunfenthal

Rosh Yeshiva Rabbeinu Yitzchok Elchonon (RIETS) d. 1 Teves, 1953 (5714) Rosh Chodesh / Chanukah Prior to his arrival in America the Rav was a R”M in the Yeshiva of Baranovitch. Anyone with biographical information is asked to please send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Directions to kever: Mount Moriah Cemetery 685 Fairview […]


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Tags: New Jersey · Rosh Yeshiva

Rabbi Chaim Yitzchok Bloch

חיים יצחק ב"ר חנוך זונדל הכהן

Chief Rabbi, Jersey City, New Jersey

Date of Death: Thu. March 18, 1948 - Adar II 7 5708



Photo Credit: Moreshes Chachmei America’s Archives

Photo Caption: Rav Bloch (front row) was among the over 400 Rabbanim and Admorim who on Erev Yom Kippur, 1943 marched on Washington, DC demanding that the Roosevelt administration help save the Jews of Europe. Credit: Moreshes Chachmei America’s Archives

Bio Information: 
Prior to serving in Jersey City the Rav server in Plunge and Bauska both are in Latvia.


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Tags: New Jersey · Riverside Cemetery - Saddle Brook

Rabbi Chaim Zev Werblowsky

חיים זאב ב"ר יצחק אלחנן

Rav, Jersey City, New Jersey

Date of Death: Tue. December 19, 1939 - Teves 7 5700



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Tags: New Jersey · North Arlington, NJ

Rabbi Chananya Yom Tov Lipa Teitelbaum

Nirbator Rav d. 17 Teves, 1983 The Rav’s father, Rav Aaron Teitelbaum, Hy”d (1881-1944) a grandson of Rebbe Eliezer Nisan Teitelbaum (1786-1855), Drohabitcher Rebbe was the Volover Rav. The Drohabitcher Rebbe was the son of the Yismach Moshe. Washington Cemetery (Floral Park) 104 Deans Rhode Hall Rd Monmouth Junction (Deans), NJ 08852 (Across from the […]


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

Rabbi Chanoch Zundel Levine

חנוך זונדיל ב"ר שלום הלוי

Rav, Adas Yisroel U'Mishnayos, Newark, New Jersey

Date of Death: Tue. August 16, 1949 - Av 21 5709



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Tags: Grove Street Cemeteries · New Jersey · Newark, NJ

Rabbi Dov Berish Elefant

דוב בעריש ב"ר אברהם

Rav, Brooklyn, NY

Date of Death: Sat. May 10, 1941 - Iyar 13 5701



Photo Caption: Rabbi Dov Berish Elefant, Credit: Meir Meisels


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

Rabbi Dov Lubinsky

דוב ב"ר חיים יצחק

Rav, Newark, New Jersey

Date of Death: Mon. October 2, 1989 - Tishrei 3 5750
Tzom Gedaliah


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Photo Caption: Gomel Chesed Cemetery map. 


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Tags: New Jersey · Newark, NJ

Rabbi Dov Ber Halperin

דובער ב"ר מרדכי

Rav, Cong. Ansche Sfard Linith Hazedek, Newark, New Jersey

Date of Death: Sun. February 20, 1921 - Adar I 12 5681



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Tags: New Jersey · Newark, NJ

Rabbi Dovid Gross

דוד ב"ר אהרן אלעזר

Rav, Congregation Orchas Chaim, Borough Park, Brooklyn

Date of Death: Thu. February 9, 1989 - Adar I 4 5749


Rav Gross was also a Rosh Yeshiva of Nitra.


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Tags: Beth Israel Cemetery - Woodbridge, NJ · New Jersey

Rabbi Dovid Noach Kaplan

דוד נח ב"ר ברוך

Rosh Yeshiva, Nachlas Tzvi, Toronto, Canada

Date of Death: Tue. March 10, 2009 - Adar 14 5769
Purim



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Tags: Lakewood · New Jersey

Rabbi Elchonon Bentzion Karp

אלחנן בן ציון ב"ר יחיאל ליב הלוי

Chief Rabbi, Roselle, NJ

Date of Death: Mon. April 28, 1924 - Nissan 24 5684


Karp Elchonon Passport
Karp Elchonon Passport 2
Photo Caption: Rabbi Elchonon Karp’s passport application, Credit: Moreshes Chachmei America’s Archives 

Bio Information:

Rav Benzion Karp b.1875 in Bobruisk, Minsk, currently Babruysk, Mogilev, Belarus.

Note: Special appreciation to Aron Finkelstein for originally finding the kever. 


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Tags: Chief Rabbi · New Jersey · Newark, NJ

Rabbi Eliezer (Lezer) Speisman

Rav, Bronx, New York d. 4 Iyar, 1949 (5749) Anyone with information is asked to please send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Directions to kever: Cedar Park and Beth El Cemetery United Jewish Community of the Bronx 735 Forest Avenue Paramus, NJ 07652 (201) 262-1100 Location: Enter gates of Independent Zwolener Ben Society, […]


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Tags: New Jersey

Rabbi Eliezer Shotland

אליעזר ב"ר פנחם

Rav, Fair Street Synagogue, Paterson, New Jersey

Date of Death: Mon. December 27, 1937 - Teves 23 5698



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Tags: New Jersey · Saddle Brook, NJ