kevarim.com

Kevarim of Tzadikim in North America — Over 1593 Kevarim Online!

kevarim.com header image 4

Entries Tagged as 'New Jersey'

Rabbi Dovid Koolyk

דוד ב"ר אברהם

Rav, Congregation Anshei Russia, Newark, New Jersey

Date of Death: Sun. January 20, 1946 - Shevat 18 5706



[Read more →]

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

Rabbi Dovid Leiter

דוד ב"ר זאב וואלף

Rav, New Jersey

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



[Read more →]

Tags: New Jersey

Rabbi Dovid Noach Kaplan

דוד נח ב"ר ברוך

Rosh Yeshiva, Nachlas Tzvi, Toronto, Canada

Date of Death: Tue. March 10, 2009 - Adar 14 5769
Purim



[Read more →]

Tags: Lakewood · New Jersey

Rabbi Elchonon Bentzion Karp

אלחנן בן ציון ב"ר יחיאל ליב הלוי

Chief Rabbi, Roselle, NJ

Date of Death: Mon. April 28, 1924 - Nissan 24 5684


Karp Elchonon Passport
Karp Elchonon Passport 2
Photo Caption: Rabbi Elchonon Karp’s passport application, Credit: Moreshes Chachmei America’s Archives 

Bio Information:

Rav Benzion Karp b.1875 in Bobruisk, Minsk, currently Babruysk, Mogilev, Belarus.

Note: Special appreciation to Aron Finkelstein for originally finding the kever. 


[Read more →]

Tags: Chief Rabbi · New Jersey · Newark, NJ

Rabbi Eliezer (Lezer) Speisman

Rav, Bronx, New York d. 4 Iyar, 1949 (5749) Anyone with information is asked to please send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Directions to kever: Cedar Park and Beth El Cemetery United Jewish Community of the Bronx 735 Forest Avenue Paramus, NJ 07652 (201) 262-1100 Location: Enter gates of Independent Zwolener Ben Society, […]


[Read more →]

Tags: New Jersey

Rabbi Eliezer Shotland

אליעזר ב"ר פנחם

Rav, Fair Street Synagogue, Paterson, New Jersey

Date of Death: Mon. December 27, 1937 - Teves 23 5698



[Read more →]

Tags: New Jersey · Saddle Brook, NJ

Rabbi Eliyahu Alter Kolnick

אליהו אלתר ב"ר אברהם שמואל

Rav, New Jersey

Date of Death: Wed. July 24, 1946 - Tammuz 25 5706



[Read more →]

Tags: New Jersey

Rabbi Eliyahu Dov Glucksman

Rav of Bais Medrash Bais Yosef, Washington Heights, NY d. 4 Av, 2004 (5764) The Rav a member of the Khal Adath Jeshurun (KAJ) Bais Din (rabbinic court) joined the Washington Heights community in 1967. Anyone with information is asked to please send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Directions to kever: King Solomon Memorial […]


[Read more →]

Tags: King Solomon Memorial Park · New Jersey

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.


[Read more →]

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

Rabbi Eliyahu Masur

אליהו ב"ר מאיר יהודא

Rav, Congregation Bais Yiroel, Perth Amboy, New Jersey

Date of Death: Tue. November 28, 1939 - Kislev 16 5700


Masur Newark Pic
Photo Caption: Rabbi Eliyahu Masur, Credit: Moreshes Chachmei America’s Archives 
Masur Newark Pic 2
Photo Caption: Rabbi Eliyahu Masur prior to his passing, Credit: Moreshes Chachmei America’s Archives
Masur Newark 4
Photo Caption: Listing in Apiryon Magazine 


[Read more →]

Tags: New Jersey · Newark, NJ

Rabbi Eliyahu Singer

אליהו ב"ר שמעין

Rav, Newark, New Jersey

Date of Death: Tue. November 16, 1943 - Cheshvan 18 5704


Singer Eliyahu Cover page
Photo Caption: Title page of Rabbi Eliyahu Singer, published postmortem.

Singer E Info


[Read more →]

Tags: New Jersey · Newark, NJ

Rabbi Elkanan Zoberman

Yardonover Rav d. 30 Av, 1959 (5719) Rosh Chodesh Anyone with information is asked to please send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Directions to kever: Washington Cemetery (Floral Park) 104 Deans Rhode Hall Road Monmouth Junction (Deans), NJ 08852 (Section: Bobov, Park Lane corner North Second Street) Photo Credit: JM


[Read more →]

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

Rabbi Ephraim Mordechai Steinberg

Rosh Yeshiva Rabbeinu Yitzchok Elchonon (RIETS) d. 20 Adar, 1971 (5731) The Rav was born in Ostrolenka, Poland and studied at yeshivos in Lomza and Slobodka where he was among the outstanding students of Rav Dovid Tavil Meltcher and Rav Raphael Volozhiner. He received semichah (ordination) from Rav Shimon Shkop and again, in this country […]


[Read more →]

Tags: New Jersey · Riverside Cemetery - Saddle Brook · Rosh Yeshiva

Rabbi Ephraim Reuvain Siff

אפרים ראובן ב"ר עזריאל

Rabbi, New Jersey

Date of Death: Tue. September 22, 1964 - Tishrei 16 5725
Sokkos



[Read more →]

Tags: New Jersey · North Arlington, NJ

Rabbi Ephraim Shlomo Zalman Schiff

Rav in Lodi, NJ d. 2 Av, 1958 (5718) Anyone with biographical information is asked to please send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Directions to kever: Mount Moriah Cemetery 685 Fairview Avenue Fairview (Bergen), NJ 07022 (201) 943-6163 Unconfirmed


[Read more →]

Tags: New Jersey · Unknown

Rabbi Ezriel Yehuda Liebowitz

Hodhahzer Rav d. 1 Tishrei, 1991 (5752) Rosh Hashanah The Rav upon his arrival to these shores settled on Manhattan’s West Side, where he opened a Bais Medrash. Soon after the passing of Rav Yonoson Steif he was asked to lead the Vienner Kehillah in New York which he faithfully served for close to 30 years. […]


[Read more →]

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

Rabbi Gershon Kean

גרשון ב"ר יהודא צבי

Rav, Cong. Ansche Sfard Linith Hazedek, Newark, New Jersey

Date of Death: Mon. January 1, 1940 - Teves 20 5700



[Read more →]

Tags: New Jersey · Newark, NJ

Rabbi Hillel Bisko (Bischko)

d. 27 Adar, 1960 (5720) The Rav a prolific writer, contributed many articles to the Hamaor Rabbinical Journal and was a big proponent of Kedushas Bais Haknesses (the sanctity of the synagogue) awareness. It should be noted that it was intended for the Rav to be reinterred in Eretz Yisroel, however to date it is […]


[Read more →]

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

Rabbi Hillel Garelik

Rav in New Jersey d. 24 Sivan, 1948 (5708) Anyone with information is asked to please send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Directions to kever: Riverside Cemetery 12 Market Street Saddle Brook, NJ 07663-0930 (201) 843-7618 (Location: Needed)


[Read more →]

Tags: New Jersey · Riverside Cemetery - Saddle Brook · Unknown

Rabbi Levi Yosef Breuer

Moreh Dasrah Khal Adath Jeshurun (KAJ) d. 3 Iyar, 1980 The Rav was born in 1882 in Papa, Hungary. His father Rav Shlomo Zalman a talmid of the Ksav Sofer was married to Rav Shamshon Raphael Hirsch, youngest daughter, Sophie. After Rav Hirsch passing in 1888, Rav Shlomo Zalman was selected to replace him as […]


[Read more →]

Tags: King Solomon Memorial Park · New Jersey · Rosh Yeshiva

Rabbi Meir Tzvi Daletisky

משה צבי ב"ר אברהם משה

Rav, Newark, New Jersey

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



[Read more →]

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

Rabbi Menachem Mendel Epstein

מנחם מנדל ב"ר אפרים דוד הלוי

Rav, Toms River, New Jersey

Date of Death: Thu. July 26, 2001 - Av 6 5761



[Read more →]

Tags: New Jersey

Rabbi Menashe Horowitz

Zseliner Rav Rav, Rayim Ahuvim Shul, Brownsville, Brooklyn d. 22 Tishrei, 1972 (5733) Shemini Atzeret Anyone with information is asked to please send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Directions to kever: Washington Cemetery 104 Deans Rhode Hall Road Monmouth Junction (Deans), NJ 08852 (Location: South First Street and Rothenberg Lane in the Satmar […]


[Read more →]

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

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 


[Read more →]

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

Rabbi Meshulam Feivish Shloma Willer

Rav in New Jersey d. 16 Elul, 1959 (5719) Anyone with information is asked to please send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Directions to kever: Riverside Cemetery 12 Market Street Saddle Brook, NJ 07663-0930 (201) 843-7618 (Location: Needed)


[Read more →]

Tags: New Jersey · Riverside Cemetery - Saddle Brook · Unknown

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



[Read more →]

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

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


[Read more →]

Tags: New Jersey

Rabbi Mordechai Kaplan

Rav in Lodi, NJ d. 22 Elul, 1920 (5680) The Rav was buried in Lodi, NJ Anyone with biographical information is asked to please send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Directions to kever: Needed


[Read more →]

Tags: Lodi, NJ · Mystery · New Jersey · Unknown

Rabbi Mordechai Landau

מרדכי ב"ר משה דוד הלוי

Chief Rabbi, Berstein, Galicia (Ukraine)

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



[Read more →]

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

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,


[Read more →]

Tags: New Jersey