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Rabbi Ben Tzion Tavlisky

בן ציון ב"ר בנימין

Rav, Toledo, Ohio

Date of Death: Wed. January 6, 1982 - Teves 11 5742



Credit: Hamaor Magazine 


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Tags: Brooklyn / S.I., NY · New York

Rabbi Tzvi Hirsch Liebman

צבי הירש ב"ר אהרן משה הכהן

Rav, East New York, Brooklyn

Date of Death: Mon. December 17, 1934 - Teves 11 5695



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Rabbi Moshe Kliger

משה ב"ר חיים

Ba'al Hegyone Ramak, Long Beach, New York

Date of Death: Mon. January 15, 1973 - Shevat 12 5733



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Rabbi Tzvi Zev Golgberg

צבי זאב בן ישראל אליעזר

Baal Kerem Tzvi

Date of Death: Sun. March 18, 1934 - Nissan 1 5694
Rosh Codesh



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Rabbi Chaim Charif

חיים ב"ר אליעזר הכהן

Rav, Adas Jeshurun, Russia

Date of Death: Fri. April 22, 1932 - Nissan 16 5692
Second Day Pesach


The name of the town in Russia where he was Rav was Gorodok presumably near Izyaslav in the Podalia Province.


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Rabbi Yechiel Kavetsky

(יחיאל גדליהו ב"ר יעקב יהודה (לייב

Rosh Yeshiva, Talmud Torah Ohab Zedek

Date of Death: Wed. April 19, 1922 - Nissan 21 5682
Shevii Shel Pesach


In addition the Rav served in Yampol, Russia and Corona, (Queens) NY.


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Rebbe Mordechai Chodorov

מרדכי ב"ר חיים יהודה מאיר

Tolna Vizhnitz Rebbe

Date of Death: Thu. October 7, 1937 - Cheshvan 2 5698


Chodorov Father
Photo Caption: Rebbe Mordechai Chodorov, Credit: Yitz Twersky
vishiver and chodorov pic
Photo Caption: Rebbe Mordechai Chodrov (glasses), Rebbe Menachem Mendel Hager of Visheve (d. 1941), and Rebbe Menachem Chodrov (standing)

Chodorov and Vishiva Seated
Photo Caption: (R-L) Rebbe Menachem Mendel Hager of Visheve (d. 1941), Rebbe Mordechai Chodorov, and Rebbe Mendele Chodorov

Bio Information:
The Rebbe’s grandfather, Rebbe Dovid of Tolna (d. 1878), was the son of the Chernobyler Maggid, Rebbe Mordechai Twerski (d. 1837).


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Rebbe Menachem Dovid Chodorov

מנחם דוד ב"ר מרדכי

Tolna Vizhnitz Rebbe of New York

Date of Death: Thu. February 28, 1980 - Adar 11 5740


Rav Mendel Chodarov I
Photo Credit: Dos Yiddish Vort
chodorov mendel
Photo Caption: Rebbe Menachem Dovid Chodorov, Credit: Yitz Twersky
Chodorov Son at Wedding

Photo Caption: (LR) Aliker Rebbe, Rebbe Mendele Chodorov (standing), Rebbe Mordechai Shlomo Friedman, Boyaner Rebbe d. 1971, Rebbe Avrahom Yehoshua Heshel, Kopyczynce Rebbe d.1967 at the Khotiner Rav wedding, Credit: Yitz Twersky

Bio Information:
The Rebbe’s  grandfather was of Rebbe Baruch of Vizhnitz the Imrei Baruch.


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Rebbe Shalom Zuckerman

שלום בן שלמה זלמינא

Rashkover Rebbe

Date of Death: Mon. May 19, 1930 - Iyar 21 5690


Photo Credit: Yitz Twesky, Kew Gardens Hills
Twersky 42 Baruch Dovid klinkovitz
Photo Caption: Rebbe Shalom Zuckerman’s brother-in-law Rebbe Baruch Dovid of Klinkovitz d. 1925. The Klinkovitzer Rebbe was buried in Vienna not far from Rebbe Yisroel of Chortkov, a large ohel marks his grave. Rebbe Baruch Dovid married the Rashkover Rebbe’s sister Chaya Sara. 
Twersky Dovid Mordechai Tolna 1
Photo Caption: Rebbe Shalom Zuckerman’s brother-in-law Rebbe Mordechai Twersky of Tolna. The Tolna Rebbe married the Rashkover Rebbe’s  half sister Chava Tziral.

Bio Information: 
Rebbe Shabbtai, the first Rashkover Rebbe, was the author of the “Reb Shabbtai Siddor“. The Siddor (prayer book) was the first Nusach Ari siddor ever printed.


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Tags: Admorim · Brooklyn / S.I., NY · New York · Ruzhin / Sadiger

Rebbe Dovid Mordechai Twersky

דוד מרדכי בן מנחם נחום

Tolna Rebbe, New York City

Date of Death: Sat. December 22, 1956 - Tishrei 17 5717
Chol Hamoed


Twersky Dovid Mordechai Tolna 1
Photo Caption: Rebbe Dovid Mordechai Twersky, Credit: Yitz Twersky, Kew Gardens Hills, NY (2)
Twersky 77
Photo Caption: The Rebbe’s father, Rebbe Menachem Nachum of Tolna Tulchin, (d. 1915)
Tolona Rebbe Dovid
Photo Caption: The Rebbe’s grandfather, Rebbe Dovid of Tolna (d. 1882) son of Chernobyler Maggid, Rebbe Mordechai (d. 1837)

Twersky Dovid Tolna
Credit: National Library of Israel


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