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Rabbi Mordecai Yosef Mayer

מרדכי יוסף ב"ר מאיר אריה

Rav, Congregation Shaarey Shomayim (Roumanishe Shul), Lower East Side

Date of Death: Mon. January 26, 1981 - Shevat 21 5741


Bio Information:
Rabbi Mordecai Mayer, led Congregation Shaarey Shomayim for 20 years and died in 1981, two days before his 66th birthday.Born in Chortkov, the Rav studied in Yeshiva Chachmei Lublin, and arrived on these shores in 1936.
For 40 years, he conducted programs on Jewish topics on radio station WEVD. In the 1970s he was a columnist for the Yiddish weekly Algemeiner Journal, and authored a number of seforim (books) in both Hebrew and English.


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Rabbi Moshe Chaim Rabinowitz

משה חיים ב"ר צבי נחום

Rav, Congregation Etz Chaim of Brownsville, Brooklyn

Date of Death: Sat. November 3, 1934 - Cheshvan 25 5695


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Rabbi Moshe Eisenstadt

Chief Rabbi of Petrograd (Saint Petersburg) d. 9 Cheshvan, 1943 Anyone with information is asked to please send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Directions to kever: Mount Zion Cemetery 59-63 54th Avenue (Off Maurice Avenue) Maspeth, NY 11378 (Path: DL, Gate: 3)


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Rabbi Moshe Guss

משה ב"ר שלומה יהודה

Rav, Brooklyn, New York

Date of Death: Sat. February 6, 1932 - Shevat 29 5692



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Rabbi Moshe Harmmerling

משה ב"ר אורי

Rav, Brooklyn, New york

Date of Death: Fri. April 30, 1915 - Iyar 16 5675



Credit: Moreshes Chachmei America’s Archives


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Rabbi Moshe Kahn

משה ב"ר (אהרן) הכהן

Rav, New York City

Date of Death: Thu. May 8, 1924 - 4 Iyar 5684



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Rabbi Moshe Leiter

Moreh Dasrah Ahavas Reyim d. 20 Av, 1981 Anyone with information is asked to please send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Directions to kever: Mount Zion Cemetery 59-63 54th Avenue (Off Maurice Avenue) Maspeth, NY 11378 (Left Section, 14L on the road)


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Rabbi Moshe Mordechai Tabachnick

Moreh Dasrah Congregation Pri Eitz Chaim of Brooklyn d. 26 Tishrei, 1966 (5727) Anyone with information is asked to please send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Directions to kever: Mount Zion Cemetery 59-63 54th Avenue (Off Maurice Avenue) Maspeth, NY 11378 (Society: OILOM, Path: 11R, Gate: Road, Grave Number: 0004)


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Rabbi Moshe Pfeffer

משה ב"ר נתן נתע

Rav, Chevrah Shomrim Laboker, Bronx, New York

Date of Death: Mon. July 21, 1941 - Tammuz 26 5701



Credit: 1917 – Jewish Communal Register / Moreshes Chachmei America’s Archives


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Rabbi Moshe Tannenbaum

משה ב"ר אברהם אבא

Rav, East New York, Brooklyn

Date of Death: Mon. July 27, 1936 - Av 8 5696


Bio Information:
Rav Tennenbaum was a member of the Council of Orthodox Rabbis or Degel Harabanim as it was known.

Photo Caption: Rav Moshe Tannenbaum, Credit: Joanne Moll


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Rabbi Moshe Wechsler

משה ב"ה ישראל

Rav, Congregation Bris Sholom, Yonkers, NY

Date of Death: Sun. February 23, 1919 - Adar 23 5679


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Photo Caption: Rabbi Moshe Wechsler, Credit: Moreshes Chachmey America
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Photo Caption: Short Bio for Rabbi Moshe Wechsler
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Photo Caption: New York Times article announcing the passing of Rabbi Moshe Wechsler


Bio Information:
The Rav who came here from Erlau, Hungary  in 1885 served at Congregation Bris Sholom and the Hungarian Ohev Tzedek shul both in  Yonkers and at Congregation Tiferes Yisroel in the Bronx. Among his seforim are Moshe Yedaber, Birkas Moshe and Vaysaper Moshe. He also was the editor of the Yiddisha Pressa and the New Yorker Tzeitung.  The Rav was born in 1849.


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Rabbi Moshe Zev Tanenhaus

Congregation Shaarey Shimoyim d. 11 Iyar, 1905 Shaarey Shimoyim was also known as the First Romanian American Congregation. Anyone with information is asked to please send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Directions to kever: Mount Zion Cemetery 59-63 54th Avenue (Off Maurice Avenue) Maspeth, NY 11378 (Right Section, Path: 38)


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Rabbi Nosson Rabinowitz

נתן ב"ר יצחק

Rav, Talmud Torah Ahavas Achim, Flatbush, Brooklyn

Date of Death: Thu. November 9, 1944 - Cheshvan 23 5705



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Rabbi Reuvain Rabinowitz

ראובן ב"ר דוד

Rav, New York City

Date of Death: Tue. March 22, 1932 - Adar II 14 5692



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Rabbi Reuvain Shapiro

ראובן ב"ר שאול

Rav, New York City

Date of Death: Sun. March 5, 1905 - Adar I 28 5665



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Rabbi Shabsi Check

שבתי ב"ר אברהם הלל

Rav, New York City

Date of Death: Wed. November 30, 1927 - Cheshvan 25 5688



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Rabbi Shabsi Rosenberg

שבתי ב"ר דובער

Chief Rabbi, Brooklyn, NY

Date of Death: Fri. January 3, 1913 - Teves 24 5673



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Rabbi Shabsi Soffer

שבתי ב"ר יעקב חיים

Rav, Machzikei Torah Anshe Sineir

Date of Death: Wed. July 15, 1936 - Tammuz 25 5696


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Photo Caption: The tile page of Rav Shabsi Sofer safer.


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Rabbi Shabsie Grablowsky

שבתי ב"ר ברוך אברהם

Rav, Chevra Horodetzer, Lower East Side, NYC

Date of Death: Sun. May 5, 1929 - Nissan 25 5689



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Rabbi Shlomo Aryeh Summer

Rav, New York City d. 5 Iyar, 1958 (5718) Anyone with information is asked to please send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Directions to kever: Mount Zion Cemetery 59-63 54th Avenue (Off Maurice Avenue) Maspeth, NY 11378 Location: Path: 8L, Gate: ROAD, Grave Number: 239, Society: Chana David Photo Credit: A. Sherman, Kew […]


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Rabbi Shlomo Seliger

שלמה ב"ר צבי

Rav, Chevra Mishnayos Tiferes Yisroel, Williamsburg, Brooklyn

Date of Death: Sun. August 17, 1947 - Av 29 5707



Credit: Moreshes Chachmei America’s Archives

Bio Information:

Rav Seliger was also an active Mohel.


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Rabbi Shlomo Zalman Shapiro

שלומה זלמן ב"ר אליעור הלוי

Rav, Chevrah Tehillim, Brownsville, Brooklyn

Date of Death: Fri. March 26, 1915 - Nissan 11 5675



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Rabbi Shmuel Aaron Lippman

שמואל אהרן ב"ר אברהם יצחק

Rav, Elmira, NY

Date of Death: Sat. November 11, 1916 - Cheshvan 15 5677


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Rabbi Shmuel Dovid Feinberg

שמואל דוד ב"ר צבי

Rav, Khal Adas Neshveis, Lower East Side

Date of Death: Sat. December 12, 1914 - Teves 14 5674


Bio Information:
While the town of Nesvizh is currently located in Belarus at one point it was part of Poland.  Once considered a great center of Torah Jewry, among its many rabbonim was Rav Yitzchok Elchanon Spector (d. 1896).

Photo Caption: Rav Yitzchok Elchanon Spector, Kovno Rav, Credit: N/N

Photo Credit: Moreshes Chachmei America’s Archives


Photo Caption: Message placed in the Morgan Journal by Rav Yaakov Eskolsky of the Degel HaRabonim mourning the passing of Rav Feinberg, Credit: Moreshes Chachmei America’s Archives


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Rabbi Shmuel Goldin

שמואל ב"ר יצחק אייזק

Rav, Talmud Torah Bnei Yisroel, Bronx, NY

Date of Death: Thu. May 16, 1935 - Iyar 12 5695


This kever of Rabbi Shmuel Goldin was originally credited to “Farshlufen” for his efforts in locating it.

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Photo Credit: The Jewish Morning Journal, June 26, 1920
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Photo Credit: The Jewish Morning Journal, June 26, 1920
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Photo Caption: Bais HaMedrash at 1591 Washington Aveune in the Bronx as it stands today. The Gouverneur Morris Houses complex now stands where  Talmud Torah Bnei Yisroel once stood. 


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Rabbi Shmuel Tzvi Hirsdansky

שמואל צבי ב"ר אברהם יצחק

Rosh Yeshiva, Toras Chaim, Harlem, New York City

Date of Death: Tue. June 1, 1909 - Sivan 12 5669


The Rav who was born in Kovna on 7 Av, 5608 studied in Kovno and Voloshin and was ordained by Rav Yistzchok Elchonon Spector. Upon arriving on these shores the Rav served at Congregations Anshei Emeth, Agudath Achim Chesed Shel Emeth, Anshei Makowa, and Anshei Kroz all in New York City.


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Rabbi Shraga Yerucham Flatow

שרגא ירוחם ב"ר שמואל יצחק הלוי

Rav, New York City

Date of Death: Thu. May 5, 1960 - Iyar 8 5720



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Rabbi Simcha Abeles

שמחה ב"ר משה יהודא

Rav, Congregation Tiferes Yehuda, East New York,

Date of Death: Wed. December 2, 1925 - Kislev 15 5686


This kever was originally discovered by Farshlufen.

Bio Information:
The Rav also served at Congregation Ahavas Shlomo, East New York and Congregation Bais Shalom Anshei Austria.


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Rabbi Tzvi Hirsch Macht

צבי ב״ר ישראל משה

Rav, Bronx, New York

Date of Death: Thu. March 4, 1926 - Adar 18 5686



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Rabbi Yaakov Golub

יעקב ב״ר דוב בער

Rav, New York City

Date of Death: Fri. December 16, 1932 - Kislev 17 5693



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