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Rabbi Avroham Dov Price

אברהם דוב ב"ר פישעל

Rav, New York City

Date of Death: Mon. October 11, 1937 - Cheshvan 6 5698



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Rabbi Avroham Kaplan

Rav, Brownsville, Brooklyn d. 12 Elul, 1924 (5684) Anyone with biographical information is asked to please send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Directions to kever: Mount Lebanon Cemetery 7800 Myrtle Avenue Glendale, NY 11385 Location: Block: F, Section: 6, along the main path near Herzel Avenue Photo Credit: Shmuel Amsel, Brooklyn, NY


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Rabbi Avroham Yaakov Brill

Rav, New York City d. 19 Kislev, 1943 (7504) Anyone with information is asked to please send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Directions to kever: Mount Lebanon Cemetery 7800 Myrtle Avenue Glendale, NY 11385 (Location: Block: A, Section: 1, Line: 12, Grave: 25, Society: Sokola)


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Rabbi Avroham Tzvi Grossman

אברהם צבי ב"ר חיים

Rav, Congregation Binai Eliezer

Date of Death: Sat. October 14, 1916 - Tishrei 17 5677
Chol Hamoed Sukkos



Photo Credit:  Moreshes Chachmei America’s Archives


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Rabbi Baruch Eisenman (Eisman)

Rav, New York City d. 13 Kislev, 1931 (5692) Anyone with information is asked to send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Directions to kever: Mount Lebanon Cemetery 7800 Myrtle Avenue Glendale, NY 11385 Location: Block: A, Section: 4, Society: Ohab Zedek, along Machpela Avenue Photo Credit: Shmuel Amsel, Brooklyn, NY


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Rabbi Baruch Kaftal

Rav, New York City d. 11 Elul, 1932 (5692) Rav Kaftal came to the United States in 1909 from Mlawa, Poland. Anyone with information is asked to please send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Directions to kever: Mount Lebanon Cemetery 7800 Myrtle Avenue Glendale, NY 11385 Location: Block: Park Block, PAth: 16, along […]


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Rabbi Chaim Dovid Penkower

Rav, Chevra Sefard Anshei Poland d. 13 Nissan, 1939 (5699) Anyone with information is asked to please send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Directions to kever: Mount Lebanon Cemetery 7800 Myrtle Avenue Glendale, NY 11385 Location: Block: Park Block, Path:11-19, Gate: 16, Row 7, Grave 1, off Bethel Avenue Click photo to enlarge, […]


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Rabbi Chaim Shaul Levitan

חיים שאול ב"ר יעקב יהושה הלוי

Chief Rabbi, Shavel, Lithuania

Date of Death: Fri. September 23, 1921 - Elul 20 5681


Levitan Chaim

Photo Caption: The Rav passed away on the boat en route to New York harbor and was buried here, Credit: The Jewish Morning Journal, September, 27, 1921

 


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Rabbi Chaim Yissachar Gorodinsky

חיים יששכר ב"ר יעקב מאיר

Rav, Congregation Chai Odom Minsker

Date of Death: Thu. October 30, 1930 - Cheshvan 25 5691


Gorodinsky Chaim Photo
Photo Caption: Rav Chaim Yissachar Gorodinsky, Credit: Julie Warshawsky and David Yerushalmi


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Rabbi Eliezer Reines

Rav, New York City d. 21 Kislev, 1974 (5735) Rav Reines grandfather, was Rav Yitzchak Yaakov Reines, founder of Yeshiva Torah Vodath of Lida, Poland. Anyone with information is asked to please send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Directions to kever: Mount Lebanon Cemetery 7800 Myrtle Ave Glendale, NY 11385 Location: Block: Park […]


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Rabbi Eliezer Tzvi (Hersh) Besdansky

Rav, East New York, Brooklyn d. 7 Nissan, 1937 (5697) Rav Besdansky was a member of the Agudath Harabonim. Anyone with information is asked to please send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Directions to kever: Mount Lebanon Cemetery 7800 Myrtle Avenue Glendale, NY 11385 Location: Needed


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Rabbi Gershon Zev Futerko

Rav, New York City d. 22 Kislev, 1986 (5747) Anyone with information is asked to please send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Directions to kever: Mount Lebanon Cemetery 7800 Myrtle Avenue Glendale, NY 11385 Location: Block: A, Section: 2, Line: 9, Grave: 6, Society: Spinoza Click photo to enlarge , a new window […]


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Rabbi Kalman Chaim Mathews

Moreh Dasrah, Talmud Torah Toras Chaim d. 25 Sivan, 1932 (5692) Anyone with information is asked to please send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Directions to kever: Mount Lebanon Cemetery 7800 Myrtle Avenue Glendale, NY 11385 Location: Block: Park Block; Section: 32; along Bethel Avenue near the rare fence on the right side Photo […]


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Rabbi Menachem Yehuda Guzik

מנחם יהודה ב"ר יצחק יעקב

Makover Rav, New York City

Date of Death: Fri. October 15, 1943 - Tishrei 17 5704


Washington 1925
Washington 1925 2
Photo Caption: Delegation of rabbonim to Washington, 1925, Credit: Montana Historical Society
Washington Pic
Credit: Moreshes Chachmei America’s Archives

1. Rav Zalamn Tuvia Golbowsky, Bayone, New Jeresy
2. Rav Tzvi Hirsh Dachowitz, Agudath Achim Anshei Libowitz
3. Rav Menachem Yehuda Guzik, Makover Rav
4. Rav Avroham Aaron Yudelovitch, Eldridge Street Synagogue
5. Rebbe Yitzchok Leifer, Nedvorana Bronx Rebbe
6. Rav Gavriel Zev Margolis, Knesseth HaRabonim
7. Rav Avroham Miller, Cong. Bnai Yisroel of Borough Park
8. Unknown

 

Bio information:
Rav Menachem Yehuda Guzik, the Makover Rav was a descendant of the Plotzker Gaon, Rav Aryeh Leib Tzintz, he served as the Chief Rabbi Poughkeepsie and later in the Henry Street Shul on the Lower East Side. In 1925, Rav Guzik was among the delegation of rabbonim which included Rav Avroham Aaron Yudelovitch and Rav Gavriel Zev Margolis to visit President Calvin Coolidge in Washington, DC.

 


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Rabbi Nachum Zev Yomin

נחום זאב ב"ר אליעזר

Rav, New York City

Date of Death: Fri. June 14, 1940 - Sivan 9 5700



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Rabbi Nosson Prigohzy

נתן ב"ר ישראל

Rav, Adas Yisroel, New York City

Date of Death: Tue. February 21, 1928 - Adar 1 5688
Rosh Codesh



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Rabbi Shalom Eliezer Rogosin

Rav, Yeshivas Rabanu HaGaon Eliyahu MiVilna d. 22 Kislev, 1929 (5690) Anyone with biographical information is asked to please send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Directions to kever: Mount Lebanon Cemetery 7800 Myrtle Avenue Glendale, NY 11385 Location: Block: R, Section: 27, corner of Central and Cypress Avenue in the far left corner […]


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Rabbi Shlomo Dov Shapiro

שלומה דוב ב"ר מרדכי

Rav, Cong. B’nai Abraham, East Flatbush, Brooklyn

Date of Death: Fri. January 7, 2011 - Shevat 2 5771


Shapiro Shlomo Dov pic
Photo Caption: Rav Shlomo Dov Shapiro

Bio Information:
Between East Flatbush and later in Kew Gardens Hills, The Rav served for close to 70 years in New York.

 


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Rabbi Shmuel Chaim Yehuda Romanov

שמואל חיים יהודה ב"ר יוסף יחיאל מיכל

Rav, New York City

Date of Death: Sun. July 31, 1927 - Av 2 5687


Romanov Pic
Photo Caption: Rabbi Shmuel Chaim Yehuda Romanov, Credit: Needed


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Rabbi Yaakov Eskolsky

יעקב ב"ר דוב בער

Rav, Bialystoker Synagogue, NYC

Date of Death: Tue. February 17, 1931 - Shevat 30 5691
Rosh Codesh



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Rabbi Yehuda Leib Rose

יהודה ליב ב"ר חיים צבי

Rav, Chevra Bnai Yakov Anshei Brezan, Lower East Side, NYC

Date of Death: Mon. February 4, 1946 - Adar I 3 5706



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Rabbi Yisroel (Israel) Rosenberg

President, Agudath HaRabonim, New York City d. 13 Shevat 1956 (5716) Anyone with information is asked to please send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Directions to kever: Mount Lebanon Cemetery 7800 Myrtle Avenue Glendale, NY 11385 Location: Block: Park Block, Section: 39, along Bethel Avenue on the left side Photo Credit: Shmuel Amsel, […]


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Rabbi Yisroel Silverberg

Moreh Dasrah, Chevra Bnai Yaakov (Chechanowza) d. 26 Iyar, 1930 (5690) Anyone with information is asked to please send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Directions to kever: Mount Lebanon Cemetery 7800 Myrtle Avenue Glendale, NY 11385 Location: Block: Park Block, Section: 32, along Bethel Avenue right side near the rare fence Photo Credit: […]


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Rabbi Yitzchok Isaac Epstein

יצחק אייזיק ב"ר שמואל

Rav, Cong. Nachal Itzchok Dorshe Tov

Date of Death: Thu. February 26, 1931 - Adar 9 5691



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Rabbi Yitzchok Leib Kadushin

יצחק ליב ב"ר זאב

Author, Jewish Code of Jurisprudence

Date of Death: Sun. May 29, 1932 - Iyar 23 5692



Photo Caption: Rabbi Yitzchok Leib Kadushin, Credit: Needed 

Bio Information:
To avoid conscription into the Russian Army, Isaac Louis Schnitman was “adopted” by the Kadushin family, who had lost a son named Jacob Kadushin. Isaac changed his name to Jacob Kadushin, while his siblings retained the name Schnitman. Jacob arrived in Castle Garden Immigration Center (Castle Clinton National Monument)  New York City in 1883, and was followed by his wife and children three years later. While in New York, Rabbi Kadushin translated the entire Shulchan Aruch into English and published it in 1915 as the “Jewish Code of Jurisprudence.” It went through at least 2 editions.
Source: Needed


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Rabbi Yitzchok Sodden

יצחק ב"ר קלונימוס

Rav, Congregation Ohav Shalom, Brooklyn, NY

Date of Death: Wed. October 28, 1981 - Tishrei 30 5742
Rosh Chodesh


Sodden Yitzchok
Photo Caption: Rav Yitzchok Sodden, Credit: AF
Soden Yitzchok Ad March 6 1919
Photo Credit: The Jewish Morning Journal, March 6, 1919
Sodden Brooklyn Eagle 1932
Photo Caption: Rav Yitzchok Sodden at a Knesseth HaRabonim meeting, Credit: Brooklyn Eagle, 1932

 

Bio Information:
The Rav who authored a number of seforim (books) served for a number of years in Worcester, Massachusetts.


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Rebbe Menachem Mendel Landau

מנחם מענדל ב"ר אהרן צבי

Biala Rebbe

Date of Death: Sat. August 27, 1938 - Elul 1 5698
Rosh Chodesh


Biala Rebbe Pic
Photo Caption: Rebbe Menachem Mendel Landau, Biala Rebbe, Credit: Moreshes Chachmei America’s Archives
Landau Menachem Mendel Letter
Photo Caption: Letterhead of Rebbe Menachem Mendel Landau, Biala Rebbe, Credit: Moreshes Chachmei America’s Archives

Bio Information:

The Rebbe a direct descendant of Rebbe Berish of Biala authored  Shemesh Umugain on Torah. The book was published posthumously by his son, the late Biala Rebbe of Tell Aviv, Israel.


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Rebbe Mordechai Shapiro

Kaminker Koritz Rebbe d. 1 Sivan, 1947 (5707) Rosh Chodesh Anyone with biographical information is asked to please send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Directions to kever: Mount Lebanon Cemetery 7800 Myrtle Avenue Glendale, NY 11385 Location: Block: E, Section: 9, along Washington Avenue, left side towards the back Photo Credit: Shmuel Amsel, […]


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Rebbe Yechiel Baruch Hager

יחיאל ברוך ב"ר משה צבי

Sovraner Rebbe

Date of Death: Fri. May 2, 1930 - Iyar 4 5690


Hager YB Pic
Photo Caption Rebbe Yechiel Baruch Hager, Photo Credit: Norm Galston

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Photo Credit: ivelt


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