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Rabbi Aaron Solomon

Rav, Beth Medrash HaGadol Vtomchei Torah, Bronx, NY d. 18 Iyar, 1927 (5687) Lag BaOmer Anyone with information is asked to please send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Directions to kever: Old Mount Carmel Cemetery 83-45 Cypress Hills Street Glendale, NY 11385 (Section: 1, Block: E, Map/Gate: 57, Line: 13 along the road)


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Rabbi Aaron Yosef Kurtz

אהרן יוסף ב"ר מרדכי דוד

Rav, Congregation Beth H'kneseth Anshei Mieletz

Date of Death: Sat. May 12, 1945 - Iyar 29 5705



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Rabbi Aryeh Leib Krupinsky (Cooper)

Moreh Dasrah of Bais Medrash HaGadol of Brownsville d. 27 Av, 1929 (5689) Anyone with information is asked to please send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Directions to kever: Mount Carmel Cemetery Section One 83-45 Cypress Hills Street Glendale NY 11385 (Section: 1, Block: E, Map: 7, Line: 5, Grave: 20)


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Rabbi Avroham Yaakov Koplowitz

Moreh Dasrah, Bais Medrash HaGadol of Brownsville d. 10 Elul, 1958 (5718) Rav Koplowitz worked endlessly to help improve the standards of kashrus (ritual slaughter) in the United States. Anyone with information is asked to please send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Directions to kever: Mount Carmel Cemetery Section One 83-45 Cypress Hills […]


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Rabbi Baruch Meir Klein

Rav, New York City d. 30 Cheshvan, 1931 (5692) Rosh Chodesh Anyone with information is asked to please send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Directions to kever: Old Mount Carmel Cemetery 83-45 Cypress Hills Street Glendale, NY 11385 T: (718) 366-5900 Location: Section: 1, Block: D, Map: 25, Line: 8, Grave: 10, Society: […]


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Rabbi Baruch Mordechai Schoenkupf

Rav, New York City d. 7 Cheshvan, 1926 (5687) Anyone with information is asked to please send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Directions to kever: Old Mount Carmel Cemetery 83-45 Cypress Hills Street Glendale, NY 11385 T: (718) 366-5900 Location:  Needed Click photo to enlarge, a new window will open, click that one […]


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Rabbi Beinush Zalkind Rabiner

ביניש זלקינד ב"ר דוב

Rav, Congregation Chaia Adam Anshe Minsk of the Lower East Side

Date of Death: Mon. October 13, 1913 - Tisrei 24 5674


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Photo Caption: Rabbi Beinush Zalkind Rabiner, Credit: Institute For Judaic Culture and History

Bio Information:
Rav Rabiner a founding member of the Agudath HaRabonim was a prominent member of Chief Rabbi Yaakov Yosef Joseph’s Bais Din (Rabbinical Court).


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Rabbi Dov Revel

דוב ב"ר נחום שרגא

Rosh Yeshiva, Rabbeinu Yitzchok Elchonon (RIETS)

Date of Death: Mon. December 2, 1940 - Kislev 2 5701


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Photo Caption: Picture and short bio of Rav Dov Revel, Credit: Yeshiva University
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Photo Credit: Institute For Judaic Culture and History (IFJCAH)

Bio Information:
A number of book have been published on the life and times of the Rav Dov Revel since his passing.


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Rabbi Dovid Rodinsky

דוד ב"ר אברהם

Rav, Bais Medrash HaGadol of Brownsville, Brooklyn

Date of Death: Fri. March 2, 1917 - Adar 8 5677


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Photo Caption: Rav Dovid Radinsky, Credit: Sam Herzberg
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Photo Credit:  Eisenstadt, Ben-Zion
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Photo Credit: The Jewish Morning Journal, March 10, 1917
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Photo Credit: The Jewish Morning Journal, March 15, 1917,

Bio Information:
Rav Radinsky was among the leading rabbonim in Brownsville and a  founding member of the Agudath HaRabonim. Prior to his arrival in New York, Rav Radinsky served in St. Louis and at some point in San Francisco, California.


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Rabbi Eliezer Grun

Rav, New York City d. 26 Cheshvan, 1927 (5688) Anyone with information is asked to please send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Directions to kever: Old Mount Carmel Cemetery Section 4 – Newly Acquired Hungarian Cemetery 83-45 Cypress Hills Street Glendale, NY 11385 (718) 366-5900 Location: Request location map from cemetery office across […]


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Rabbi Menachem Goldberg

Menahel of Yeshivas Toras Emes 7 Kislev, 1940 Anyone with information is asked to please send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Directions to kever: New Mount Carmel Cemetery 66-02 Cooper Avenue Glendale NY 11385 (Section: 2, Block: 9, Map: 4, along Cooper Avenue, in the Anshe Sfard of Boro Park section)


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Rabbi Michael Shalom Winkler

מיכאל שלום ב"ר מנשה

Rav, Machsike Hadas, Copenhagen, Denmark

Date of Death: Mon. July 25, 1932 - Tammuz 21 5692


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Photo Caption: Rabbi Michael Shalom Winkler, Credit: Needed

Rav Michael Shalom Winkler, a talmid (student) of Rav Yosef Chaim Sonnenfeld was born in the old Yishuv of Jerusalem. In 1932, Rav Winkler traveled to New York to raise the necessary funds to establish a yeshiva in Denmark. Unfortunately, he did not succeed with the mission. Unable to collect enough money for the return trip to Denmark, Rav Winkler stayed in New York.


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Rabbi Mordechai Waxman

מרדכי ב"ר שמחה

Rav, Bais Medrash HaGadol of Brownsville, Brooklyn

Date of Death: Tue. December 29, 1914 - Teves 12 5675


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hoto Credit: The Jewish Morning Journal, December 29, 1914


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Rabbi Moshe Eliezer Gavrin

משה אליעזר ב"ר משה אליעזר

Cofounder, Yeshivas HaGaon Rav Yitzchok Yaakov Reines

Date of Death: Fri. January 25, 1935 - Shevat 25 5695


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Photo Caption: Safer Derech Avrohom a eulogy for Rabbi Moshe Eliezer Gavrin
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Gavrin doc Yiddish
Bio Information for: Rabbi Moshe Eliezer Gavrin

 


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Rabbi Moshe Zevulun Margolies

משה זבולן ב"ר שלמה זלמן

Rav, Congregation Kehilath Jeshurun, New York City

Date of Death: Tue. August 25, 1936 - Elul 7 5696


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Photo Caption: Rav Moshe Zevulun Margolies, Credit: Institute For Judaic Culture and History
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Photo Caption: Picture and short bio of Rav Moshe Zevulun Margolies, Credit: Yeshiva University 
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Photo Caption: Rav Moshe Zevulun Margolies speaking at Madison Square Garden, Credit: Moreshes Chachmei America’s Archives
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Photo Caption: Rav Moshe Zevulun Margolies’s official seal as Chief Rabbi of Boston, Massachusetts, Credit:  Institute For Judaic Culture and History
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Photo Caption: Rabbi Joseph Lookstein (L) grandson-in-law of Rav Margolies and founder of the RAMAZ school in New York City, Credit:  Institute For Judaic Culture and History

Bio Information:
A number of books and articles have been penned on the life and times of Rav Moshe Zevulun Margolies often referred to by the acronym RAMAZ.


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Rabbi Nechemiah Mosessohn

נחמיה ב"ר משה דיינא

Editor, Jewish Tribune, Portland, Oregon

Date of Death: Fri. December 10, 1926 - Teves 10 5687


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hoto Caption: Rabbi Nechemiah Mossesohn’s father, Rav Moshe Daina, Chief Rabbi of Odessa d.1904, Credit: J.D. Eisenstein 


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Rabbi Raphael Joseph

רפאל ב"ר יעקב יוסף

Cofounder , Rabbanu Yaakov Yosef School (RJJ)

Date of Death: Tue. May 29, 1928 - Sivan 10 5688



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Photo Caption: State Senator Lazarus Joseph (L) January 10, 1946 soon after being elected as New York City Comptroller looking on.  State Senator Joseph, a  grandson of Chief Rabbi Yaakov Yosef Joseph remained a Shomer Shabbos Jew even as a high ranking politician. As New  York City Comptroller he campaigned for the Kosher Meat Laws.  Credit: Institute For Judaic Culture and History
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Photo Caption: Kever of  State Senator Lazarus Joseph at the Mount Carmel Cemetery in Queens, Credit:Institute For Judaic Culture and History
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Photo Caption: kever of Henrietta Joseph, wife of State Senator Lazarus Joseph at the Mount Carmel Cemetery in Queens, Credit: Shmuel Botchy Amsel 
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Photo Caption: Kever of Caption Jacob Joseph, great grandson of Chief Rabbi Yaakov Yosef Joseph.  Captain Joseph of the United States Marine Corps was killed in action at the Battle of Guadalcanal on October 22, 1942 when is jet was shot down over the Pacific.  Then New York City Mayor William O’Dwyer memorialized Captain Joseph in City Hall and later named a playground  on the Lower East Side in his honor. Interment was at the New Mount Carmel cemetery in Queens alongside his father. Credit: Institute For Judaic Culture and History
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Photo Caption: kever of Ethyl Joseph, daughter of State Senator Lazarus Joseph at the Mount Carmel Cemetery in Queens, Credit: Shmuel Botchy Amsel 

Bio Information:
Only son of Chief Rabbi Yaakov Yosef Joseph.


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Rabbi Raphael Mordechai Barishansky

Chief Rabbi of Homel (Gomel), Belorussia d. 29 Cheshvan, 1950 Full bio to be posted. Anyone with information is asked to please send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Directions to kever: Old Mount Carmel Cemetery 83-45 Cypress Hills Street Glendale NY 11385 (Section: 1, Block: E, Map: 39, Line: 12, Grave: 7, Society: […]


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Rabbi Shalom Barishansky

Rav, Bronx, NY d. 13 Teves, 1987 (5647) Anyone with information is asked to please send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Directions to kever: Old Mount Carmel Cemetery 83-45 Cypress Hills Street Glendale NY 11385 (Section: 1, Block: E, Map: 39, Line: 12, Grave: 7, Society: HOMLER BROTHERS OLD)


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Rabbi Shalom Rubin

Rav, New York City d. 21 Teves, 1945 (4705) Anyone with information is asked to please send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Directions to kever: Old Mount Carmel Cemetery 83-45 Cypress Hills Street Glendale, NY 11385 T: (718) 366-5900 Location: Section: 2, Block: 1, Map: 12, Line: 9, Grave: 4, Society: Gemilath Chesed […]


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Rabbi Shimon Raphalowitz

Rav, New York City d. 5 Elul, 1938 (5698) Anyone with information is asked to please send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Directions to kever: Old Mount Carmel Cemetery 83-45 Cypress Hills Street Glendale, NY 11385 T: (718) 366-5900 Location: Section: 2, Block: 7, Map: 11, Line: 5, Grave: 10, Click photo to […]


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Rabbi Shlomo Tuvia Jaffe

Rav in New York City d. 16 Sivan, 1927 (5687) Anyone with information is asked to please send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Directions to kever: New Mount Carmel Cemetery 66-02 Cooper Avenue Glendale NY 11385 (Section: 2, Block: 5, Line: 5, Grave: 23, Society: Glory of Israel) Tombstone fell over.


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Rabbi Shlomo Zalman Margolies

שלמה זלמן ב"ר משה זבולן

Rav, Cleveland, Ohio

Date of Death: Sat. July 7, 1917 - Tammuz 17 5677



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Rabbi Shmuel Hillel Isaccs

שמואל הלל ב"ר משה הלוי

Hebrew Reader, Bais Hamedrash HaGadol of Norfolk Street

Date of Death: Wed. January 10, 1917 - 16 Teves 5677


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Photo Caption: Rabbi Samuel  Hillel Isaacs 
Bio Information:
Isaacs Shmuel Hillel Bio From His Book

 


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Rabbi Shmuel Meir Hurwitz

Moreh Dasrah Beth Medrash HaGadol Vtomchei Torah, Bronx, NY d. 15 Sivan, 1917 Anyone with information is asked to please send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Directions to kever: Old Mount Carmel Cemetery 83-45 Cypress Hills Street Glendale, NY 11385 (Section: 1, Block: E, Map/Gate: 57, Line: 14 along the road)


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Rabbi Yaakov Tuvia Buchbinder

Rav, Harlem, New York City d. 27 Elul, 1948 (5708) The Rav 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 […]


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Rabbi Yehoshua Hershel Plesset

יהושע העשיל ב״ר יחיאל מיכל

Rav, New York City

Date of Death: Wed. January 21, 1914 - Teves 23 5674



Photo Caption: The kever of Rav Plesset’s mother Rebbetzin Bluma, Credit: Asher Lowy, Brooklyn, NY 


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Rabbi Yehuda Leib Joseph

יהודה ליב ב"ר דוב

Co-founder, Yeshivas Rabbeinu Yaakov Yosef (RJJ)

Date of Death: Fri. January 5, 1912 - Teves 15 5672


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Photo Credit: The Jewish Morning Journal, January 1912
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Photo Caption: Rabbi Shmuel Moshe Joseph, Credit: Ira Berman, North Wales, Pennsylvania  

Bio Information:
Brother of Chief Rabbi Yaakov Yosef Joseph. A seconds brother Chaim (see picture below) is buried at Union Field alongside the Chief Rabbi.  The oldest brother, Rabbi Shmuel Moshe  remained in Kovno, Lithuania where he is buried.


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Rabbi Yekusiel Raphael Hurwitz

יקותיאל רפאל ב״ר שמואל מאיר הלוי

Rav, Beth Medrash Hagodol V’Tomchai Torah, Bronx, New York

Date of Death: Sat. August 11, 1945 - Elul 2 5705


Bio Information: 
Rav Yekusiel Raphael Hurwitz was born and raised in Novardok and studied in the Volozhin Yeshiva, Etz Chaim, until it closed in 1892. The Rav was a cousin and close friend of Rav Shlomo Polachek better known as the Maitcheteter (Maichater) Illui.
Source: Reuben Rudman

Photo Caption: Beth Medrash Hagodol V’Tomchai Torah in the Bronx as it stands today at 860 Forest Avenue. Credit: Google 


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Rabbi Yisroel Dusowitz

ישראל ב"ר שמעון יהודה ליב

Rav, Congregation Tifereth Yisroel, Brownsville

Date of Death: Tue. December 14, 1954 - Kislev 19 5715


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Photo Caption: Rav Dusowitz seated between the Bayaner Rebbe and Rav Elizer SilverMoreshes, Credit: Chachmei America’s Archives
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Photo Caption: Rabbi Yisroel Dusowitz, Credit: Jewish Forward, July, 1924

Bio Information:
Rav Dusowitz was  both the nassi (president) of the Agudath HaRabonim and the Vaad HaRabonim of Brownsville for many years.


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