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Rabbi Shalom Zev Gross

שלום זאב ב"ר יחזקאל יצחק

Rav, New York City

Date of Death: Tue. July 26, 1921 - Tammuz 20



Photo Caption: Rav Shalom Wolf Gross


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Rabbi Shemaryahu Gurary

שמריהו בן מנחם מענדל

Director, Yeshivas Tomchei Temimim, Lubavitch

Date of Death: Sat. February 11, 1989 - Adar I 6 5749


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Photo Caption: Rav Gurary,  the son-in-law of Rebbe Yosef Yitzchok Schneersohn (d. 1950), the sixth Lubavitcher Rebbe at his Ohel. (photo credit needed)


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Rabbi Shimon Deutsch

שמעון ב"ר חיים

Rav, New York City

Date of Death: Sun. December 2, 1928 - Kislev 12 5689



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Rabbi Shlomo Schwartz

Moreh Dasrah Congregation Knesset Yisroel d. 20 Tammuz, 1936 (5696) Anyone with information is asked to please send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Directions to kever: Old Montefiore Cemetery 121-83 Springfield Boulevard St. Albans (Queens), NY 11412 (Section: United Hebrew Community, Carmel Avenue, first dirt path on the right side, before North 9 […]


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Rabbi Shlomo Zlatalov

שלומה ב"ר מנחם מענדל

Rav, South Bend, Indiana

Date of Death: Sat. March 26, 1932 - Adar II 18 5692



Photo Caption: Rav Shlomo Zlatalov, Credit: Moreshes Chachmei America’s Archives
Bio Information:
Rav Zlatalov the author of  Zichron Menachem which was named after his father who was a Rav in New York City.


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Rabbi Shmuel Pesach Bogomilsky

Rav, New York d. 24 Sivan, 1939 (5699) Anyone with information is asked to please send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Directions to gravesite: Old Montefiore Cemetery 121-83 Springfield Boulevard St. Albans (Queens), NY 11412 Location: Block: 24, Row: 17L, Grave: 6, Click photo to enlarge , a new window will open, click […]


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Rabbi Shmuel Tzvi Wein

Rav, New York City d. 8 Kislev, 1918 (5679) Anyone with information is asked to please send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Directions to kever: Old Montefiore Cemetery 121-83 Springfield Boulevard St. Albans (Queens), NY 11412 Location: Benjamin RoadPhoto Credit: Asher Lowy, Brooklyn, NY


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Rabbi Shneur Zalman Schneerson

שניאר זלמן ב״ר מנחם מענדל

Nassi - President , Shevet Yehuda Institute

Date of Death: Wed. July 2, 1980 - Tammuz 18 5740


 

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Photo Caption: Rav Shneur Zalman Schneerson, Chief Rabbi, Association of Orthodox Jewry of France, Credit: Hadassa Carlebach
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Photo Caption: Rav Shneur Zalman Schneerson, Chief Rabbi, Association of Orthodox Jewry of France, Credit: Hadassa Carlebach
Tzemach tzedek

Photo Caption: Rabbi Shneur Zalman Schneerson’s great great grandfather, Rebbe Menachem Mendel Schneerson, the Tzemach Tzedek of Lubavitch d. 1866. Among his famous quotes is  “Trakht gut vet zein gut — Think good and it will be good.”, Credit: Needed
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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 Rebbe’s son-in-law, The Tzemach Tzedek, would go on to become the third Rebbe of Lubavitch, 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.
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Photo Caption: The Rebbe’s ohel in  Hadiach, Ukraine, Credit: Hamodia

Bio Information:
The Rav’s great grandfather Rav Baruch Shalom Schneerson (d. 1869) was also the the great great grandfather of Rebbe Menachem Mendel Schneerson, “The Rebbe”, (d. 1994).  Rav Baruch Shalom Schneerson was the oldest son of the Tzemach Tzedek.


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Rabbi Tzvi Atyeh Pomerantz

צבי אריה ב"ר ישראל חיים

Rav, New York City

Date of Death: Sat. April 10, 1943 - Nissan 5 5703



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Rabbi Tzvi Dorfman

Rav, Congregation Tiferes Tzvi, East New York d. 20 Teves, 1955 (5715) Anyone with information is asked to please send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Directions to kever: Old Montefiore Cemetery 121-83 Springfield Boulevard St. Albans (Queens), NY 11412 Location: Block: 13, Row: 12R, Grave: 5, Sosiaty: Cong. Mugen Abraham East New York […]


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Rabbi Tzvi Hirish Sandomirsky

צבי ב"ר חיים אשר אנשיל

Rav, New York City

Date of Death: Mon. October 1, 1956 - Tishrei 26 5717


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Photo Caption: Rabbi Sandomirsky’s father-in-law, Rebbe Shmuel Kaufman, Miropoler Rebbe


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Rabbi Uri Felshin

Nasi, United Galil Aid Society d. 25 Av, 1947 Anyone with information is asked to please send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Directions to kever: Old Montefiore Cemetery 121-83 Springfield Boulevard St. Albans (Queens), NY 11412


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Rabbi Yaakov Eliyahu Rabinowitz

יעקב אליהו ב"ר צבי

Rav, Bnai Israel of Linden Heights, Brooklyn, NY

Date of Death: Mon. March 22, 1943 - Adar II 15 5703
Shushan Purim



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Rabbi Yaakov Kret

Rav, Old Broadway Synagogue, New York City d. 19 Shvat, 2007 (5767) Anyone with information is asked to please send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Direction to gravesite: New Montefiore Cemetery 1180 Wellwood Avenue West Babylon, NY 11704 T: (631-249-7000) Location: Block: 14, Row: 12R, Grave: 4R, Society: Cong Beth Hasidim Sfath Emeth […]


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Rabbi Yaakov Shmuel Markowitz

יעקוב שמואל ב"ר אברהם מאניס

Rav, Congregation Kehilas Yaakov, New York City

Date of Death: Sun. July 19, 1925 - Sivan 27 5685



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Rabbi Yaakov Turbowitz

Rav, Brooklyn, New York d. 1933 Anyone with information is asked to please send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Directions to kever: Old Montefiore Cemetery 121-83 Springfield Boulevard St. Albans (Queens), NY 11412 Location: Block: 87, Row: 4, Grave: 57, Society: United Hebrew Community Click photo to enlarge , a new window will […]


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Rabbi Yair Lerner

יאיר ב"ר שימחה

Rav, New York City

Date of Death: Fri. May 31, 1935 - Iyyar 28 5695



Photo Caption: Notice of condolence for the Rav’s wife, Credit: Moreshes Chachmei America’s Archives

Bio Information:
The Rav who was originally from Labin, Volyn [Ukraine] was a member of the Degel HaRabonim.


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Rabbi Yerachmiel Benjaminson

ירחמיאל בן אברהם יהודה ליב

Chief Chabad Rabbi, Montreal, Canada

Date of Death: Mon. January 24, 1955 - Shevat 1 5715
Rosh Chodesh


Benjamanson Y Chabad
Photo Caption: Rav Yerachmiel Benjaminson, Credit: Needed


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Rabbi Yeshaya Yosef Margolin

ישעיה יוסף ב"ר נח

Rav, New York City

Date of Death: Fri. February 12, 1943 - Adar I 7 5703


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hoto Credit: Shmuel Botchy Amsel, Brooklyn, NY
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Photo Caption: Rav Yeshaya Yosef Margolin at a Knesseth HaRabonim meeting, Credit: Brooklyn Eagle, 1932


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Rabbi Yisroel Chaim Schlosberg

Rav, New York City d. 10 Kislev, 1918 (5679) Anyone with information is asked to please send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Directions to kever: Old Montefiore Cemetery 121-83 Springfield Boulevard St. Albans (Queens), NY 11412 Location: Needed Click photo to enlarge , a new window will open, click that one as well […]


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Rabbi Yisroel Dov Melamed

ישראל דוב ב"ר יעקב סופר

Rav, New York City

Date of Death: Wed. November 4, 1914 - Cheshvan 3 5674



Photo Caption: Rav Yisroel Ber Melamed, Credit: Moreshes Chachmei America’s Archives


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Rabbi Yisroel Jacobson

ישראל ב"ר יעקב ליב

Rav, Congregation Agudas Achim Ansche Bobruisk, Brownsville, Brooklyn

Date of Death: Tue. May 27, 1975 - Sivan 17 5735


Bio Information:
Rav Jacobson was among the first Chasidei Chabad to arrive on these shores and was very instrumental in establishing and rebuilding the movement in North America. The Rav relocated from Russia with the permission of the  of the Frierdiker Rebbe.


Photo Caption: Rav Yisroel Jacobson, Credit: ChabadPedia

Photo Caption: Rav Yisroel Jacobson, Credit: Rabbi Herchel Tzeig

Photo Caption: Congregation Agudas Achim Ansche Bobruisk as it stands today on 729 Saratoga Avenue, Credit: Google

Photo Caption: Rabbi Aaron Lazer Zeitlin (Rabbi Jacobson’s brother-in-law) d. 1938. Rabbi Zeitlin died in a Russian prison camp for the “crime” of spreading Judaism. Credit: ChabadPedia

Photo Caption: Rebbe Yosef Yitzchak Schneersohn, Lubavitcher Rebbe d. 1950, soon after his arrival to the United States, Credit: Institute For Judaic Culture and History (IFJCAH)


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Rabbi Yisroel Reuvain Rips

Rav, Congregation Anshe Bobruisk d. 13 Adar I, 1935 (5695) Anyone with information is asked to please send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Directions to kever: Old Montefiore Cemetery 121-83 Springfield Boulevard St. Albans (Queens), NY 11412 Location: Block: 13, Row: 19R, Grave: 5 Click photo to enlarge , a new window will […]


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Rabbi Yisroel Yosef Horowitz

ישראל יוסף ב"ר אלטר אליעזר

Chief Rabbi, Riglitz

Date of Death: Fri. August 9, 1968 - Av 15 5728
Tu B'Av



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Rabbi Yitzchok Fisholes

Rav in New York City d. 11 Iyar, 1982 Anyone with information is asked to please send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Directions to kever: Old Montefiore Cemetery 121-83 Springfield Boulevard St. Albans (Queens), NY 11412 (Section: United Hebrew Community, Carmel Avenue, first dirt path on the right side, before North 9 Street)


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Rabbi Yitzchok Yaakov Schevelovitz

Moreh Dasrah Congregation Adas Yeshurun, Middle Village, NY d. 10 Kislev, 1953 Rav Schevelovitz 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 […]


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Rabbi Yitzchok Avroham Gaisinsky (Haisinsky)

יצחק אברהם ב"ר ישראל

Rav, Agudat Achim Anshei Stavishche, Bronx, NY

Date of Death: Wed. March 25, 1942 - Nissan 1 5702
Rosh Codesh



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Rabbi Yoel Summer

Rav, Linova, Belarus d. 10 Tishrei, 1938 (5699) Yom Kippur The Rav was ordained by Rav Chaim Soloveitchik of Brisk. Anyone with information is asked to please send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Directions to kever: Old Montefiore Cemetery 121-83 Springfield Boulevard St. Albans (Queens), NY 11412 Location: Society Number: 910 Cong. Shomrei […]


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Rabbi Zalman Shimon Dworkin

זלמן שמעון ב"ר ירוחם

Chief Rabbi, Samarkand, Uzbekistan

Date of Death: Sat. March 9, 1985 - Adar 17 5745


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Photo Caption: Rav Zalman Shimon Dworkin, Credit: Needed

Bio Information:
Soon after moving to the Chabad community in Crown Heights, Brooklyn, Rav Zalman Shimon Dworkin was appointed Cheif Rabbi over all its instatutions. A postion he held until his passing in 1985.


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Rabbi Zev Lifshitz

Rav, New York City d. 29 Adar II, 1984 (5744) Anyone with information is asked to send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Directions to kever: Old Montefiore Cemetery 121-83 Springfield Boulevard St. Albans (Queens), NY 11412 Location: Gate: 634/N, Block: 15, Row: 011R, Grave: 1, Society Name: CHEV. TIFERETH AARON ISRAEL BETH JACOB […]


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