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Rabbi Simcha Paltrovitch

May 23rd, 2016 · 4 Comments

Rabbi Simcha Paltrovitch

שמחה ב"ר צּבי הירש

Chief Rabbi, Buffalo, New York

Date of Death: Mon. September 6, 1926 - Elul 27 5686

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Cemetery Details

Directions to Kever: Riverside Cemetery in Saddle Brook, NJ maintains computerized records and will provided a detailed location map upon request. Location: Section: First Hungarian Congregation Oheb Zedek, Block: A, Section: 2, Plot: 60, Grave: 7

Name Listed on Cemetery Database: Name listed on marker: Rabbi Simon Paltrovitch

Biographical Notes:

Paltrovitch 4 Riverside
Photo Caption: The kever of the Rav’s mother Rebbetzin Chana Margoliot Palterovitch d. 1896, Har HaZeisim Cemetery, Jerusalem (Location: Section: 9, Row: 12 , Plot: 52), Credit: Daniel Elfenbein 

Bio Information:

Th Rav who hailed from Nowogrod, Poland also served in Boston, Chicago, and Cleveland

Credit: Ed of Find A Grave

Credit: Ed of Find A Grave

Credit: Yair Trebitsch

Credit: Ed of Find A Grave

Tags: New Jersey · Riverside Cemetery - Saddle Brook · Saddle Brook, NJ

4 responses so far ↓

  • 1 Daniel Elfenbein // May 23, 2016 at 8:02 am

    Thanks so much for putting this here. Rabbi Paltrovitch is my great great grandfather.

  • 2 azi // May 24, 2016 at 8:08 am

    Any relation to Gwyneth Paltrow

  • 3 Daniel Elfenbein // May 24, 2016 at 11:02 am

    Yes. She is his great great granddaughter and my third cousin.

  • 4 Avrohom // May 22, 2017 at 10:37 am

    Were the Elfenbein who lived on the west side of Manhattan grandchildren of his? Is that how he came to be buried in the grounds of Ohab Zedek synagogue

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