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Rebbe Eliyahu Yosef Rabinowitz

אליהו יוסף ב"ר גדליה אהרן

Linitz Slavita Rebbe of Buffalo

Date of Death: Tue. November 15, 1910 - Cheshvan 13 5671


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Photo Caption: A picture of the Rebbe from the Yiddish newspaper Die Wahrheit, 7/22/11, Credit:  Moreshes Chachmie America

Bio Information:
The Rebbe came to the United States in 1899 from Russia and settled on the Lower East Side. In 1910 he moved to Buffalo and headed the Jefferson Street Shule. In addition to his own great genealogy, the Rebbe was the brother-in-law and chavrusa (a study partner) of the renowned Rebbe Mordechai Dov of Hornisteiple.

Note:
The Rebbe appears to be the first Admor to be buried in the United States.


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Tags: Admorim · Buffalo, NY · Linitz · New York · Upstate New York

Rebbe Yehoshua Hershel Rabinowitz

יהושע העשיל ב"ר יצחק יואל

Manestricher Rebbe

Date of Death: Wed. April 27, 1938 - Nissan 23 5698



Photo Caption: Manestricher Rebbe, Credit: From the library of Rebbe Nachum Rabinowitz, Monastricher Rebbe of Brooklyn.


Photo Caption:  Chevra Nachlas Yehushua,  89 Legion Street, Brooklyn c. 1940, Credit: NYC

Bio Information: 
Soon after his arrival in the United States the Rebbe was appointed nassi (president) of the Agudath HaAdmorim.


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

Rebbe Yitzchok Yoel Rabinowitz

יצחק יואל ב"ר גדליהו אהרן

Manestricher Rebbe of East New York

Date of Death: Wed. November 25, 1987 - Cheshvan 24 5747



Photo Caption: Manestricher Rebbe of East New York, Credit: N/N

Photo Caption:  Chevra Nachlas Yehushua,  89 Legion Street, Brooklyn c. 1940, Credit: NYC

 

Bio Information:
The Rebbe was the first Chassidic Rebbe inaugurated in the United States.


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