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Rabbi Pinchos Bleich

פנחס ב"ר ישראל יוסף

Rav, New York City

Date of Death: Sun. March 18, 1951 - Adar II 10 5711



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Tags: Floral Park - Washington Cemetery (N.J.) · New Jersey

Rabbi Avroham Yitzchok Klugman

אברהם יצחק ב"ר בצלאל

Tzadik of Freehold

Date of Death: Thu. January 24, 1924 - Shevat 7 5684



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Rabbi Yitzchok Pretter

יצחק ב"ר יוסף הכהן

Rav, Brooklyn, New York

Date of Death: Tue. December 3, 2019 - 1 Kislev Exact Date Needed
Rosh Chodesh



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Rabbi Shlomo Dov Shapiro

שלומה דוב ב"ר שמואל

Shepetivka Rebbe

Date of Death: Fri. December 6, 1996 - Kiselv 28 5757
Chanukah



Photo Caption: Shepetivka Rebbe, Credit: Chaim Kowalsky

In Memorial:
Rebbe Pinchas of Koretz (d. 1791)



Photo Caption: Ohel of Rebbe Pinchas of Koretz, Shepetivka, Ukraine. It is also noted that his son, Rebbe Yehuda Meir (d. 29 Nissan, 5589 – May 2, 1829) was buried in the nearby cemetery, Credit: IFJCAH


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Tags: Admorim · Floral Park - Washington Cemetery (N.J.) · New Jersey

Rabbi Aaron Tzvi Silverblatt

אהרן צבי ב"ר

Rav, Ahavath Achim Shul, New Bedford, Massachusetts

Date of Death: Sun. January 25, 1925 - Teves 29 5685



Photo Caption: Rav Silverblatt, c. 1898 was the founding rabbi at Ahavath Achim, Credit: [University of Massachusetts Dartmouth]


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

Rabbi Zev Dov Wittenstein

זאב דוב ב"ר פסח דוד

Rav, Congregation B'nai Israel, Patterson, New Jersey

Date of Death: Wed. October 20, 1965 - Tishrei 24 5726



Source: Jewish New Jersey, Page: 96

Bio Information:
Congregation B’nai Israel was located at  12 Godwin Street.


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Rabbi Nachman Einhorn

נחמן ב"ר יהושע

Rav, Brooklyn, New York

Date of Death: Thu. May 7, 1942 - Iyyar 20 5702



Source: THE SARATOCIAN, THURSDAY, JULY 22, 1926, Credit: MCA

Source: The New York Telegram, December 29, 1924, Credit: MCA

Source: Needed, Credit: MCA


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Tags: Floral Park - Washington Cemetery (N.J.) · New Jersey

Rabbi Chaim Ben Tzion Notelevitz

חיים בן ציון ב"ר משה

Rav, Chevra Anshei Radishkovitch, Brooklyn

Date of Death: Wed. January 10, 1968 - 9 Teves 5728



Photo Caption: (Center 3) Rav Yitzchok Stollman, Detriot, Rav Yosef Dov Ber Soloveitchik, Boston, and Rav Notelevitz (not wearing a hat), Credit: MCA

Photo Caption: Rabbis Notelevitz and Soloveitchik at the Streit Matzo Bakery, Credit: Aron Streit, Inc.

Source: Jewish Daily

Source: Orthodox Judaism In America, Sherman


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Tags: King Solomon Memorial Park · New Jersey · Pesach - Passover

Rebbe Moshe Mordechai Spiegel

משה מנחם ב"ר נפתלי אריה

Ostrov Kalushiner Rebbe

Date of Death: Tue. January 12, 1982 - Teves 17 5742



Photo Caption: Rebbe Moshe Menachem Spiegel along with his son Rabbi Yaakov Yitzchok Spiegel of the Romanian Shul, Credit: Binim Lieberson


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Tags: Beth Israel Cemetery - Woodbridge, NJ · New Jersey

Rabbi Mordechai Kaplan

מרדכי ב"ר אלעזר

Rav, Lodi, New Jersey

Date of Death: Sun. September 5, 1920 - Elul 22 5680



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Rabbi Yaakov Yosef Mark

יעקב יוסף ב"ר שלמה זלמן

Rav, Vitebsk

Date of Death: Wed. March 23, 1966 - Nissan 2 5726



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Rabbi Shmuel Alter

שמואל ב"ר אברהם יהודה

Author, Likutei Basar Likutei

Date of Death: Thu. November 27, 1969 - Kisel 17 5730



Photo Caption: Rav Shmuel Alter, Credit: Moreshes Chachmei America (MCA)

Photo Caption: Agudath Israel of Havana Cuba (European refugees), center row (l. to r.): Dr. Mendel Friedman (in white straw hat), Rav Shmuel Alter, Rav Osher Segal, Credit: Agudath Israel

Photo Caption: Poster announcing the passing of Rav Alter, Credit: MCA

Photo Caption: Congregation Machzikei Hadas D’Chassidei Sadigora at 23 Herzl Street in Brooklyn c.1940, Credit: NYC

Bio Information:
Rav Shmuel Alter authored Lekita Basar Lekita (20 volumes) worker tirelessly for the Jews in Cuba as well as spreading Torah throughout the United States. At the time of his passing, he was the Moreh Dasrah at Congregation Machzikei Hadas D’Chassidei Sadigora in Brooklyn‎. Sadly he left no children.

 

 


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Rabbi Chaim Dovid Regensberg

חיים דוד ב"ר יעקב אהרן

Rav,

Date of Death: Wed. August 25, 1976 - Av 29 5736



Photo Caption: Rabbi Chaim Dovid Regensberg of Chicago (the Rav’s uncle), Credit: Moreshes Chachmei America


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Rabbi Yitzchok Marcus

יצחק ב"ר יעקב

Rav, Utica, New York

Date of Death: Wed. December 9, 1953 - Teves 3 5714


The Rav, also rabbinated in Portland, Maine at Congregation Shaarey Tphiloh as its first Rabbi. Shaarey Tphiloh, located at 151 Newbury Street was established in 1904. Rav Marcus stayed in Portland until around 1910.  He later settled in New Brunswick, New Jersey.

Photo Caption: Shaarey Tphiloh, Portland, c.1911, Credit: Maine Historical Society/MaineToday Media

Photo Caption: Shaarey Tphiloh as it stands today, Credit: Google 


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Rabbi Eliyahu Gordon

אליהו ב"ר דוד זאב

Rav, Bronx, New York

Date of Death: Mon. December 19, 1932 - Kislev 20 5693


Bio Infomation: 
The Rav who authored many seforim (books) served in the city of Vilna (Vilnius, Lithuania) prior to his arrival on these shores.


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

Rabbi Chaim Aush

חיים ב"ר אהרן

Rav, Lupeni, Romania

Date of Death: Sat. May 19, 1979 - Iyyar 21 5739



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Rebbe Aaron Aryeh Koton

אהרן אריה ב"ר מתתיהו

Manestricher Rebbe

Date of Death: Tue. November 20, 1973 - Cheshvon 25 5734



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Tags: Admorim · Floral Park - Washington Cemetery (N.J.) · New Jersey · Zlotchov

Rabbi Mordechai Landau

מרדכי ב"ר משה דוד הלוי

Chief Rabbi, Berstein, Galicia (Ukraine)

Date of Death: Sun. December 13, 1959 - Kislev 12 5720



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Rabbi Dovid Leiter

דוד ב"ר זאב וואלף

Rav, Congregation Tree of Life, Uniontown, Pennsylvania

Date of Death: Thu. February 14, 1980 - Shevat 27 5740



Photo Caption: Rabbi Leiter (R) along with his father Rav Zev Wolf (L). The older Rav Leiter served at The Maimonides Institute of Pittsburgh and was buried in Bnai Brak. 
Note: Congregation Tree of Life in Uniontown should not be confused with the Tree of Life Synagogue in the Squirrel Hill neighborhood of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.


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Rabbi Aaron Aryeh Gottosman

אהרן אריה ב"ר אברהם יוסף יוסקא הלוי

Rav, Jersey City, New Jersey

Date of Death: Fri. October 31, 1969 - Cheshvan 19 5730



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Rabbi Meir Tzvi Daletisky

משה צבי ב"ר אברהם משה

Rav, Newark, New Jersey

Date of Death: Sun. February 7, 1915 - Shevat 23 5675



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Tags: Grove Street Cemeteries · New Jersey · Newark, NJ

Rabbi Chaim Weinberger

חיים ב"ר ישראל משה

Rav, Budapest, Hungary

Date of Death: Sun. January 31, 1965 - Shevat 28 5725



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Rabbi Naftali Yoel Klein

נפתלי יואל ב"ר ישראל עוזר

Rav, Congregation Ohav Emeth Anshe Ungarn, New Brunswick, New Jersey

Date of Death: Mon. November 14, 1949 - Cheshvan 27 5710


Bio Information:
Prior to New Brunswick, Rav Klein a member of Degel HaRabonim served at the pulpit in Philadelphia.
Congregation Ohav Emeth (O.E.) eventually relocated to Highland Park / Edison and is now led by Rabbi Eliyahu D. Kaufman.


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Rabbi Michael Malach

מיכאל ב"ר יחיאל דוד

Rav, Congregation Shomrei Shabbos Sons of Israel, Bronx, New York

Date of Death: Wed. April 13, 1977 - Nissan 25 5737



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Rabbi Tzvi Aryeh Kahan

צבי אריה ב"ר חיים הכהן

Rav, Schley Street Shul, Newark, New Jersey

Date of Death: Sun. September 17, 1978 - Elul 15 5738



Photo Caption: Rabbi Tzvi Aryeh Kahan sending kosher for Passover Matzoh to the Soviet Union (Russia) c. 1970 Credit: Jewish News / IFJCAH

Photo Caption: The Rav’s father, Rebbe Chaim Kahana, Newarker Rebbe, Credit: Sheldon Kahan, Monsey, NY


Biographical Notes:
The Schley Street Shul was also known as the Pioneer Congregation located in the Weequahic section of Newark



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Rabbi Mordecai Suffness

מרדכי ב״ר נפתלי מיכל

Rav, Anshei Emes, Trenton, New Jersey

Date of Death: Mon. December 24, 1928 - Teves 11 5689



Photo Caption: Rabbi Mordecai Suffness, Credit: Tom Glover’s Hamilton Scrapbook


Photo Caption: Anshei Emes, Union Street Building, Credit: Tom Glover’s Hamilton Scrapbook

Bio Information:
Congregation People Of Truth (Anshei Emes – ORTHODOX) 1891
Congregation of the People of Truth (Anshei Emes) was an offshoot of the 1200 family membership of Brothers of Israel. organized 1891. In 1902 the new congregation purchased the Second Presbyterian Church, on Union Street, refitted it for a synagogue; dedicated it on March 15, 1903.
In 1908, Max Surfnoss was the rabbi of the People of Truth synagogue. He lived nearly at 59 Union street. Born Vilna, Russia, he attended college in his native city; became a Rabbi. His first congregation was at Old Kinek, Province of Vilna. He emigrated to America in 1892. He was Rabbi of a New York congregation for about four years and came to Trenton in 1896 at the call of the People of Truth congregation, Anshie Emes, or People of Truth con­gregation two structures at Union and Fall streets: the synagogue and a school for a capacity of 200 students. There are two teachers, H. Hinkin and Hyman Vroblinsky. The Sabbath school has for its teachers Miss Fannie Bushnon and Eleak Budsin.
Source: Tom Glover’s Hamilton Scrapbook

Photo Caption: Clover Avenue Cemetery, aerial view map, Credit: Google maps

Credit: Find a Grave


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Rabbi Moshe Aryeh Newmark

משה אריה ב"ר שניאר זלמן

Rav, Atlantic City, New Jersey

Date of Death: Fri. November 14, 1975 - Kislev 10 5736


Bio Information:
Prior to serving in Atlantic City, Rabbi Newmark served in Reading, Pennsylvania,


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Rabbi Tzvi Yechiel Director

צבי יחיאל ב"ר שלום

Rav, Congregation Ateres Yisroel, New York

Date of Death: Thu. July 7, 1938 - Tammuz 8 5698



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Rabbi Menashe Yaakov Levertov

מנשה יעקב ב"ר יצחק אייזיק

chief Rabbi, Krakow, Poland

Date of Death: Sat. February 12, 1966 - 5726 22 5726



Photo Caption: Rav Levertov in Europe, Credit: Levertov4ever Website

Photo Caption: Rav Levertov along with Oskar Shindler, who saved him during the War (d. 1974 and is buried on Mount Zion in Jerusalem), Credit: Chaim Kowalsky 


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Rabbi Yehuda Hershkowitz

יהודה ב"ר שלום

Rav, Congregation Tzemach Tzedek of Harlem

Date of Death: Tue. July 29, 1947 - Tammuz 11 5707



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