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Rabbi Chananya Lipa Shmuel Geltworth

חנניה ליפא שמואל ב"ר יעקב

Rav , New York City

Date of Death: Tue. November 15, 1949 - Cheshvan 23 5710



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Rabbi Dov Ber Appleman

Rav, Chevra Tehilim Kesser Yisroel d. ????? The Rav who came from Minsk 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. Anyone with information is asked to please send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Directions to […]


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Rabbi Dov Berisch Zukerman

Chief Rabbi , Buffalo, NY d. 18 Adar I, 1973 (5723) Rav Zuckerman was titled HaGoan MiBuffalo by many of the Rabbonim who corresponded with him. 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 718-343-4000 Location: Coner […]


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Rabbi Dov Tabenkin

דוב ב"ר שלומה

Rav, Ezras Achim, Brooklyn, NY

Date of Death: Fri. November 24, 1972 - Kisev 18 5733


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Photo Caption: Rav Dov Tabenkin in his tudy, Credit: Shoshana Goldberg, Montreal, Canada 


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Rabbi Dovid Frankel

Av Bais Din (Chief Judge) of Husiatyn (Hsiatyn), Ukraine d. 20 Sivan, 1948 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: C2, Society: Bnei Israel Marizin on Madison Avenue between Judah and Emanuel Avenue)


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Rabbi Dovid Glat

Rav in New York City d. 9 Sivan, 1944 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


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Rabbi Dovid Klaper (Klapper)

Tzaddik Nister (Hidden) of New York City d. 9 Tishrei, 1935 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 (Section: Slutzker Synagogue East Side Torah Center of New York City)


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Rabbi Eliezer Predmesky

Rav in New York City d. 15 Kislev, 1968 The Rav was among the over 400 Rabbanim and Admorim who on Erev Yom Kippur, 1943 marched on Washington demanding that the Roosevelt administration help save the Jews of Europe. Anyone with information is asked to please send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Directions […]


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Rabbi Eliyahu Dovid Greenberg

אליהו דוד ב"ר שרגא פייוויל

Rav, Bronx, New York

Date of Death: Thu. May 25, 1933 - Iyar 29 5693


Bio Information:
The Rav arrived on these shores from Russia.


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Rabbi Eliyahu Yosef Lichter

Rav in New York City d. 27 Sivan, 1965 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 (Bethel Avenue between Lincoln and Washington Avenue, left side, towards the back of the section)


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Rabbi Gedalia Boris - Baravick

גדליהו ב"ר שלום יהודה

Rav, New York City

Date of Death: Tue. November 5, 1940 - Cheshvan 4 4701



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Rabbi Matisyahu Yaakov Lacks

Rav, New York City d. 13 Av, 1960 (5720) Anyone with information is asked to please send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Directions to kever: (Beth David Cemetery) Location: Needed


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Rabbi Meir Mairim Magnes

מאיר מארים ב"ר משה

Rav, Congregation Adas Yeshurun, Brownsville, Brooklyn

Date of Death: Sat. March 20, 1948 - Adar II 9 5708


Bio Information: 
Rabbi Meir Mairim Magnes was the son of Rav Moshe Magnes (Rav of Pohost) and a nephew of Rav Avraham Aharon Yudelovitch.  He was named for his great-uncle Rav Meir Mairim Shafit. 
He immigrated to the USA in 1924 and served as the rav of Adas Yeshurun at the corner of Eastern Parkway and Lincoln Place in Brownsville, Brooklyn. In addition, he was general secretary of the Mizrachi Organization of America in the mid-late 1920s as well as the director of RIETS in the early 1930s. 

Photo Caption: Congregation Adas Yeshurun as it stand today, Credit: Google maps

Photo Credit: Detroit Jewish Chronicle Sep. 18, 1931, p.3

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Rabbi Meir Peretz Levitz

Chief Rabbi of Hazelton, PA d. ?? Tammuz, 1965 (5725) 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 Photo Credit: JM


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Rabbi Meir Tzvi Suchman

מאיר צבי ב"ר נתן

Cofounder, Agudas Anshei Maamad Ubeis Vaad L'Chachomim, Lower East Side

Date of Death: Mon. December 25, 1939 - Kislev 13 5700


Photo Caption: Rav Meir Hirsh Tzvi Suchman, c. 1920, Credit: MN

Photo Caption: Rav Meir Hirsh Tzvi Suchman, c. 1939, Credit: MN

Photo Caption: The kevarim of Admorei Belz, Belz, Ukraine, Credit: zadikim.net

Bio Information:
The Rav, who hailed from Krystynopol, Galicia (Poland) moved to New York in 1920. A devout Belzer Chossid, he maintained a close relationship with both Rebbe Yehoshua (d.1894) and Rebbe Yissachar Dov Rokeach (d.1826) of Belz.


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Rabbi Menachem Mendel Burstein

Rav in New York City d. 27 Elul, 1942 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


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Rabbi Menachem Mendel Jacobowitz

Rav, New York City d. ???????? 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: Needed)


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Rabbi Menachem Mendel Perr

Moreh Dasrah of South Ozone Park, Queens d. 10 Tishrei, 1981 Rav Perr, a talmid of the Slabodka Yeshiva was the Rav of South Ozone Park, Queens for over 50 years. His son Rav Yechiel Yitzchok Perr is the Rosh Yeshiva and founder of Yeshiva Derech Ayson in Far Rockaway, NY. Anyone with information is […]


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Rabbi Menachem Nachum Levenson

מנחם נחום ב"ר משה צבי

Rav, New York City

Date of Death: Thu. February 20, 1958 - Adar I 10 5708



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Rabbi Menachem Risikoff

מנחם ב"ר צבי יוסף הכהן

Rav, Congregation Ohev Shalom, Brownsville, Brooklyn

Date of Death: Thu. July 28, 1960 - Av 4 5720


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Photo Caption: Rabbi Menachem Risikoff, Photo Credit: Needed
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Photo Caption: Rabbi Menachem Risikoff, Photo Credit:
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Photo Caption: At Rav Menachem Risikoff,50th Wedding Anniversary, 1938, Credit: Arnold Riskoff

Bio Information:
Rav Risikoff in addition to writing many seforim was the recording secretary for the Knesseth HaRabonim HaOrthdoksim dAmerica vCanada.


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Rabbi Meshulam Jungreis

Moreh Dasrah Congregation Ohr Torah, North Woodmere d. 2 Shevat, 1996 The Rav was the grandson of the Baal Menuchos Moshe of Tshenger. 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 (Congregation Beth Medrash HaGadol of […]


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Rabbi Mordecai Aryeh Haberman

Moreh Dasrah Cong. Machzekei Hadas, Brownsville, NY d. 29 Iyar, 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 (Section: G9, Joshua Avenue between Roosevelt and Cleveland Avenue)


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Rabbi Mordechai Menachem Mendel Mintz

Avodas Yisroel Sefard Anshei Poland d. 6 Av, 1934 (5694) Anyone with information is asked to please send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Beth David Cemetery 300 Elmont Road Elmont, NY 11003 (718) 343-4000 Location: Needed


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Rabbi Mordechai Zev Dzikansky

מרדכי זאב ב"ר ליפמן

Rosh Yeshiva, Yeshivas Ohr HaChaim Slobodka

Date of Death: Sat. November 9, 1946 - Cheshvan, 15 5707


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Photo Caption: Rav Mordechai Zev Dzikansky Photo Credit: From the archives of Chaim Kutnicki
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Photo Caption: Rav Mordechai Zev Dzikansky Photo Credit: From the archives of Chaim Kutnicki
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Photo Caption: Rav Hershel Levitan, Founding Rosh Yeshiva, Yeshivas Ohr HaChaim Slobodka

Bio Information: 


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Rabbi Moshe Besdin (Besdansky)

משה ב"ר אליעזר צבי

Rav, Beth Hamidrash Hagodol of Washington Heights

Date of Death: Sat. April 10, 1982 - Nissan 17 5742
Pesach



Credit: Moreshes Chachmei America Archives 


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Rabbi Moshe Green

Moreh Dasrah Chevra Bais Aaron Sefard d. 5 Elul, 1933 (5693) 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 Location:  Needed


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Rabbi Moshe Leib Luski

Chief Rabbi, Svencion, Poland d. 15 Elul, 1941 (5701) Rav Luski who passed away a few short months after his arrival in New York was among the prominent rabbanim of Poland. Anyone with biographical information is asked to please send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Directions to kever: Beth David Cemetery 300 Elmont […]


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Rabbi Moshe Nachum Leiter

Rav in New York City d. 25 Teves, 1941 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


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Rabbi Moshe Shmuel Shapiro

משה שמואל ב"ר ישעיהו

Rosh Yeshiva, Rabbeinu Chaim Berlin, Brooklyn, NY

Date of Death: Tue. November 6, 1962 - Cheshvan 9 5723


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Photo Caption: Rabbi Moshe Shmuel Shapiro, Credit: Emanuel Shapiro


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Rabbi Moshe Sterman

Moreh Dasrah Congregation Ohab Zedek (OZ) d. 17 Kislev, 1938 (5698) Rav Sterman arrived in New York in 1903 and founded the Talmudic Instituted of Harlem. The Rav was instrumental in elevating the standards of kashrus at the New York Butchers Association. Anyone with biographical information is asked to please send it in. See CONTACT […]


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