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Rabbi Alexander Ritter

אלכסנדר ב"ר יוסף

Rav, Vienna, Austria

Date of Death: Fri. July 14, 1939 - Tammuz 29 5699



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Tags: Beth David Cemetery - Long Island · New York · Queens / L.I., NY

Rabbi Alexander Ziskind Levine

אלכסנדר זיסקינד ב"ר שמואל יוסף

Baal Doresh Tov L'Amo

Date of Death: Tue. June 17, 1952 - Sivan 23 5712



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Tags: New York · Queens / L.I., NY

Rabbi Alter Chanoch Henoch Leibowitz

Rosh Hayeshivah, Rabbinical Seminary of America (RSA) d. 10 Nissan, 2008 (5768) Rav Henoch Leibowitz, an only child, was born in 1918 in Salcininkai, Lithuania. The Rosh Yeshiva came to America in 1926 when his father Rav Dovid was hired by Mesivta Torah Vodath as a teacher. In 1933, Rav Dovid left Torah Vodath and […]


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Tags: Mount Judah Cemetery - Queens · New York · Queens / L.I., NY · Rosh Yeshiva

Rabbi Alter Moshe Zalman Orowitz

אלתר משה זלמן ב"ר יעקב קאפיל

Rav, Congregation Anshei Yedvovno, New York City

Date of Death: Fri. January 23, 1953 - Shevat 8 5713


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Orowitz Alter
Photo Credit: The Jewish Morning Journal, December 28, 1922


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Tags: Beth David Cemetery - Long Island · New York · Queens / L.I., NY

Rabbi Alter Shaul Pfeffer

אלטר שאל ב"ר ישראל אלימלך

Rav, Beth Medrash HaGadol Anshe Ungaran

Date of Death: Sat. April 11, 1936 - Nissan 19 5696
Chol Hamoed Pesach


Rav Peffer


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Tags: New York · Queens / L.I., NY · Union Field Cemetery - Queens

Rabbi Alter Yitzchok Isaac Weinberger

Turker Rav of Kew Gardens, NY d. 13 Nissan, 1974 Anyone with information is asked to please send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Directions to kever: Beth Moses Cemetery Wellwood Avenue Farmingdale, NY 11735 (Jordon Road)


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Tags: Beth Moses Cemetery - LI · New York · Queens / L.I., NY

Rabbi Aryeh Leib Apotheker

Rav in New York City d. 26 Kislev, 1942 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: 44R, Gate: 2, Grave Number: 33)


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Tags: Mt. Zion Cemetery (Maurice Ave) · New York · Queens / L.I., NY · Unknown

Rabbi Aryeh Leib Binkowitz

אריה ליב ב"ר אברהם שלומה

Chief Rabbi, Białystok, Poland (formally part of the Russian Empire)

Date of Death: Thu. October 10, 1907 - Cheshvan 2 5668


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Photo Caption: Rav Aryeh Leib Binkowitz, Credit: Institute For Judaic Culture and History (IFJCAH)


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Tags: New York · Pitkin Avenue Cemeteries · Queens / L.I., NY

Rabbi Areyh Leib Braverman

ארי' לייב ב"ר יחיאל בראווערמאן

Rav, New York City

Date of Death: Sat. July 7, 1928 - Tammuz 19 5688


The Rav was tragically killed in a car accident.


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Tags: Beth David Cemetery - Long Island · New York · Queens / L.I., NY

Rabbi Aryeh Leib Gallin

אריה ליב ב"ר נחמן אליהו

Rav, New York City

Date of Death: Mon. April 11, 1904 - Nisan 26 5664



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Tags: New York · Pitkin Avenue Cemeteries · Queens / L.I., NY

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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Tags: Mount Carmel Cemetery, NY · New York · Queens / L.I., NY · Unknown

Rabbi Aryeh Leib Lesser

אריה ליב ב"ר מרדכי נח

Rav, New York City

Date of Death: Mon. April 15, 1918 - Iyar 19 5678



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Tags: Baron Hirsh Cemetery · Brooklyn / S.I., NY · New York

Rabbi Aryeh Leib Meisler

Rav, New York City d. 5 Teves, 1903 (5664) Anyone with information is asked to please send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Directions to kever: Union Field Cemetery 82-11 Cypress Avenue Ridgewood, NY 11385 (Location: Needed, Cemetery Directory: Louis Meisler)


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Tags: New York · Queens / L.I., NY · Union Field Cemetery - Queens · Unknown

Rabbi Aryeh Leib Plotkin

אריה ליב ב"ר דוב בער

Chief Rabbi, Bangor, Maine

Date of Death: Wed. June 10, 1942 - Sivan 25 5702


Plotkin Louis Pic
Photo Submitted: MORESHES CHACHMEI AMERICA


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Tags: Beth David Cemetery - Long Island · New York · Queens / L.I., NY

Rabbi Aryeh Leib Silver

Moreh Dasrah Congregation Agudas Achim Bnei Yaakov d. 26 Elul, 1927 (5687) Anyone with information is asked to please send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Directions to kever: Acacia cemetery 83-84 Liberty Avenue (Pitkin Avenue) Ozone Park, NY 11417 (212) 477-2221 (Center right of society plot) Photo Credit: Asher Lowy


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Tags: New York · Pitkin Avenue Cemeteries · Queens / L.I., NY · Unknown

Rabbi Aryeh Leib Wolowsky

Rav in Brownsville, New York 26 Nissan, 1913 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 28R, Gate 4, Grave: 9, Society: Achim Ahivim)


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Tags: Mt. Zion Cemetery (Maurice Ave) · New York · Queens / L.I., NY · Unknown

Rabbi Asher Nissan Levitan

אשר ניסן הלוי

Chief Rabbi, Shavel, Lithuania

Date of Death: Fri. May 25, 1956 - Sivan 15 5716


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Photo caption: Overseeing production at the Streit’s Matzo factory, c. 1960 Credit: Aron Streit, Inc.
Rav Levitan a prominent Moreh Dasrah in the Bronx was also the uncle of Rav Elazar Menachem Man Shach, the late Ponevezher Rosh Yeshiva.


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Tags: Chief Rabbi · Mount Judah Cemetery - Queens · New York · Queens / L.I., NY

Rabbi Asher Yeshaya Frankel

Puhietze Rebbe d. 11 Nissan, 1966 Anyone with information is asked to please send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Directions to kever: Wellwood Cemetery Wellwood Avenue Farmingdale, NY 11735 (Agudath HaAdmorim Section on South Avenue, towards the back)


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Tags: Admorim · New York · Queens / L.I., NY · Ropshitz · Unknown · Wellwood Cemetery - Long Island

Rabbi Asher Zelig Finkel

Chief Rabbi of Odessa, Ukraine d. 27 Tishrei, 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 (Section: H9, Corner of Joshua and Franklyn Avenue)


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Tags: Beth David Cemetery - Long Island · Chief Rabbi · New York · Queens / L.I., NY

Rabbi Avigdor Gildingorin

אבגדור ב"ר יהודה ליב הלוי

Polonne Rav of the Bronx, New York City

Date of Death: Mon. February 17, 1947 - Shevat 27 5707


The Rav served at the Congregation Beth Halevy of the West Side on Nelson Avenue in the Bronx.
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Photo Caption: Congregation Beth Halevy as it stands today: Credit: Google 

 


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Tags: Beth David Cemetery - Long Island · Queens / L.I., NY

Rabbi Avigdor Regenbogen

אביגדור ב"ר אליעזר אשר

Rav, Chortkover Klaus of Brooklyn

Date of Death: Sun. August 11, 1935 - Av 11 5695


Rav Regenbogen was the official emissary of Rebbe Yisroel Friedman the Chortkover Rebbe in New York. Prior to establishing the Chortkover Klaus (13th Avenue and 50th Street) in 1925, the Rav was the official lecturer at the Sadigerer Klaus on the Lower East Side.


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Tags: Mt. Zion Cemetery (Maurice Ave) · New York · Queens / L.I., NY

Rabbi Avigdor Schiffer

אביגדור ב"ר יחיאל יהודה

Rav, First Independent Hebrew, Congregation Ahavas Yisroel of Jamaica, Queens

Date of Death: Sat. February 11, 1939 - Shevat 22 5699


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Photo Caption: The First Independent Hebrew, Congregation Ahavas Israel in Jamaica, Queens as it stands today.
Credit: Google
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Photo Caption: The original Aron Kodesh (Holy Ark) as it stands today at Temple Chaverim in Plainview, Long Island. Credit: Lee Weissman


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Tags: Montefiore Cemetery · New York · Queens / L.I., NY

Rabbi Arrahom Shmuel Rosenberg

אברהם שמואל ב"ר יצחק אהרן

Rav, Ohel Moshe Chevra Thillim Anshei Brooklyn

Date of Death: Wed. February 28, 1912 - Adar 10 5672


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Credit: Jewish Morning Journal, February, 1912 


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Tags: Mt. Zion Cemetery (Maurice Ave) · New York · Queens / L.I., NY

Rabbi Avroham Aaron Yudelovitch

אברהם אהרן ב"ר בנימין בונם בייניש

Rav, Eldridge Street Synagogue, Lower East Side

Date of Death: Mon. February 3, 1930 - Shevat 5 5690


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Photo Caption: Rav Avroham Aaron Yudelovitch, Credit: Needed
Rabv Yudelevitch and Rav Margolius
Photo Caption: Rav Avroham Aaron Yudelovitch and Rav Gavriel Zev Velvele Margolis , Credit: Needed
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Photo Caption: Rav Avroham Aaron Yudelovitch and Rav Gavriel Zev Velvele Margolis , Credit: Needed

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Photo Credit: The Harve Daily Promoter, Havre, Montana
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Credit: Jewish Morning Journal, April, 14, 1921
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Photo Caption: Picture and short bio of Rabbi Avroham Aaron Yudelovitch, Credit: Yeshiva University

Bio Information: 
Rav Yudelovitch was among the most influential Rabbanim (Rabbis) living in the United States during the 1920’s.


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Tags: New York · Pitkin Avenue Cemeteries · Queens / L.I., NY

Rabbi Avroham Abba Lifschitz

אברהם אבא ב"ר ליפה

Tzaddik of Jerusalem

Date of Death: Mon. July 1, 1907 - Tammuz 21 5667


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Photo Caption: Letter signed by Rabbi Abba Lifschitz, Credit: University of Amsterdam
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Lifschitz Abba letter III Part II
Photo Caption: Letter signed by Rabbi Abba Lifschitz, Credit: Habazeleth, October 31, 1901
Lifschitz Abba letter IV
Photo Caption: Advertisement announcing the passing of Rabbi Abba Lifschitz, Credit: Habazeleth, July 25, 1907

Bio Information:
Lifschitz Avroham Abba Bio
Credit: Moreshes Chachmei America’s Archives

 


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Tags: Mt. Zion Cemetery (Maurice Ave) · New York · Queens / L.I., NY

Rabbi Avroham Abush Guranowsky

אברהם אבוש ב"ר ישראל

Rav, Beth Israel Hospital Synagogue

Date of Death: Thu. September 19, 1912 - Tishrei 8 5673



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Tags: Brooklyn / S.I., NY · New York · Washington Cemetery (Brooklyn)

Rabbi Avroham Altman

אברהם ב"ר אריה ליב

Rav, Brooklyn, NY

Date of Death: Sun. January 14, 1940 - Shevat 1 5700
Rosh Codesh


The Hebrew and English dates don’t mach, listing is in accordance of Hebrew date.


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Tags: New York · Pitkin Avenue Cemeteries

Rabbi Avroham Bentzion Benjamin

Rav, New York City d. 21 Kislev, 1954 (5715) Anyone with information is asked to please send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Directions to kever: Mount Judah Cemetery Section Two 81-14 Cypress Avenue Ridgewood, NY 11385 (Corner of Jefferson and Washington Avenue, Section 5:5)


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Tags: Mount Judah Cemetery - Queens · New York · Queens / L.I., NY

Rabbi Avroham Besdin

Rav, New York City d 24 Tammuz, 1994 (5754) Anyone with information is asked to please send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Directions to kever: Beth Moses Cemetery Wellwood Avenue Farmingdale, NY 11735


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Tags: Beth Moses Cemetery - LI · New York · Queens / L.I., NY

Rabbi Avroham Chaim Licht

אברהם חיים ב"ר שלמה

Rav, New York City

Date of Death: Tue. December 23, 1947 - Teves 10 5708
Asarah BeTeves



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Tags: Beth David Cemetery - Long Island · New York · Queens / L.I., NY