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Rabbi Mordechai Hirschprung

מרדכי ב"ר זאב

Chief Rabbi, Braddock, Pennsylvania

Date of Death: Fri. October 8, 1954 - Tishrei 11 5715


Braddock located in the eastern suburbs of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania


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Rabbi Mordechai Menachem Mendel Mintz

Avodas Yisroel Sefard Anshei Poland d. 6 Av, 1934 (5694) Anyone with information is asked to please send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Beth David Cemetery 300 Elmont Road Elmont, NY 11003 (718) 343-4000 Location: Needed


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Rabbi Mordechai Zev Dzikansky

מרדכי זאב ב"ר ליפמן

Rosh Yeshiva, Yeshivas Ohr HaChaim Slobodka

Date of Death: Sat. November 9, 1946 - Cheshvan, 14 5707


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Photo Caption: Rav Mordechai Zev Dzikansky Photo Credit: From the archives of Chaim Kutnicki
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Photo Caption: Rav Mordechai Zev Dzikansky Photo Credit: From the archives of Chaim Kutnicki
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Photo Caption: Rav Hershel Levitan, Founding Rosh Yeshiva, Yeshivas Ohr HaChaim Slobodka

Bio Information: 


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Rabbi Moshe Besdin (Besdansky)

משה ב"ר אליעזר צבי

Rav, Beth Hamidrash Hagodol of Washington Heights

Date of Death: Sat. April 10, 1982 - Nissan 17 5742
Pesach



Credit: Moreshes Chachmei America Archives 


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Rabbi Moshe Green

Moreh Dasrah Chevra Bais Aaron Sefard d. 5 Elul, 1933 (5693) Anyone with information is asked to please send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Directions to kever: Beth David Cemetery 300 Elmont Road Elmont, NY 11003 Location:  Needed


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Rabbi Moshe Leib Luski

משה ליב ב"ר רפאל יהודה

Chief Rabbi, Svencion (Švenčionys), Lithuania

Date of Death: Sun. September 7, 1941 - Elul 15 5701



Source: Hapardes

Bio Information:
Rav Luski who passed away a few short months after his arrival in New York was among the prominent rabbanim of Poland.


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Rabbi Moshe Nachum Leiter

Rav in New York City d. 25 Teves, 1941 Anyone with information is asked to please send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Directions to kever: Beth David Cemetery 300 Elmont Road Elmont, NY 11003


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Rabbi Moshe Shmuel Shapiro

משה שמואל ב"ר ישעיהו

Rosh Yeshiva, Rabbeinu Chaim Berlin, Brooklyn, NY

Date of Death: Tue. November 6, 1962 - Cheshvan 9 5723


Shapiro Moshe Shmuel Pic
Photo Caption: Rabbi Moshe Shmuel Shapiro, Credit: Emanuel Shapiro


Photo Caption: 1935 Yeshiva Rabbeinu Chaim Berlin, faculty list, Credit: Rabbi Mordechai Hecht, Anshe Sholom Chabad JCC


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Rabbi Moshe Sterman

משה ב"ר אברהם יצחק הלוי

Rav, Congregation Ohab Zedek (OZ)

Date of Death: Sun. November 21, 1937 - Kiselv 17 5698



Photo Caption: Rav Moshe Sterman

Bio Information:
Rav Sterman arrived in New York in 1903 and founded the Talmudic Instituted of Harlem. The Rav, a member of the Agudath HaRabonim was instrumental in elevating the standards of kashrus at the New York Butchers Association.


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Rabbi Moshe Tzvi Aryeh Bick

משה צבי אריה ב"ר חיים יחיאל מיכל

Mezhibizher Rav of New York 

Date of Death: Sun. September 9, 1990 - Elul 19 5750



Photo Caption: Newly rebuilt Shul (from pictures) used by the Ohav Yisroel of Apta in Medzhybizh, Ukraine, Credit: Institute For Judaic Culture and History


Photo Caption: Kever of Rebbe Avroham Yehoshua Heshel better known as the Ohev Yisrael of Apt (d. 1825). The Rebbe was buried in the Ohel of the Baal Shem Tov in Mezhbizh, Ukraine. The original marker is below grade and hard to photograph, Credit:  Institute For Judaic Culture and History
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Photo Caption: Ruins of what was once the Bach’s Shul, Medzhybizh, Ukraine, Credit: Institute For Judaic Culture and History
Note:
Rav Yoel b. Shmuel Sirkis (1561 – 1640) more commonly known as “The Bach” an abbreviation of his magnum opus, Bayit Chadash, was a prominent Jewish posek. In addition to Medzhybizh, he held rabbinical positions in Belz, Brest-Litovsk, and Kraków. He lived from 1561 to 1640.


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Rabbi Moshe Tzvi Rabinowitz

משה צבי ב"ר אברהם

Rav, Congregation Anshe Torath Chesed v'Zichro Torath Moshe

Date of Death: Wed. June 24, 1925 - Tammuz 2 5685



Photo Caption: Congregation Anshe Torath Chesed v’Zichro Torath Moshe located at 374-380 Vermont Street, Brownsville c. 1940, Credit: NYC


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Rebbe Moshe Tzvi Rabinowitz

משה צבי ב"ר שלמה יוסף

Kalnibolot Rebbe

Date of Death: Wed. October 20, 1948 - Tishrei 17 5709
Chol HaMoed Sukkos



Photo Caption: Rebbe Moshe Tzvi Rabinowitz, Credit: MCA

Source: Anshe Shem


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Rabbi Nachman Pearlmutter

נחמן ב"ר חנוך העניך

Rav, New York City

Date of Death: Thu. November 25, 1926 - Kislev 19 5687



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Rabbi Naftali Hertz Korner

נפתלי הירץ ב"ר ישראל יצחק

Rav, New York City

Date of Death: Sat. February 10, 1934 - Shevat 25 5694



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Rabbi Nosson Eliyahu Gertzulin

Rosh Yeshiva Mesivta Torah Vodath d. 22 Sivan, 2005 Anyone with information is asked to please send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Directions to kever: Beth David Cemetery 300 Elmont Road Elmont, NY 11003


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Rabbi Pesach Wolk (Wilkomirsky)

פסח ב"ר ארי׳

Rav, Chevra Mishkon Yisroel Anshei Zhetil

Date of Death: Tue. April 7, 1959 - Adar II 28 5709



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Rabbi Reuven Leibowitz

ראובן ב"ר שלמה זלמן

Rav, New York City

Date of Death: Tue. November 21, 1939 - Kislev 10 5700



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Rabbi Shimon Mordechai Spaisman

שמשון מרדכי ב"ר שמחה בונים הלוי

Rav, New York City

Date of Death: Sun. August 29, 1948 - Av 24 5708



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Rabbi Shimshon Zelig Fortman

שמעון זעליג ב"ר שמעון הכהן

Rav, Cong Kneseth Israel “The White Shul”, Far Rockaway

Date of Death: Sat. February 3, 1951 - Shevat 27 5711



Photo Caption: Rav Shimshon Fortman, Credit: Mendy Sherer, Lakewood, NJ

Photo Caption: Memorial at the entrance of the main sanctuary at Kneseth Israel, Credit: IFJCAH


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Rabbi Shmuel Aryeh Olishevsky

שמואל אריה ב"ר אברהם

Rosh Yeshiva, Rabbeinu Yitzchok Elchonon (RIETS)

Date of Death: Wed. February 10, 1943 - Adar I 5 5703




Credit: Yeshiva University

Credit: Hapardes

Credit: Moreshes Chachmei America 


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Rabbi Shmuel Tzvi Rosengarten

שמואל צבי ב"ר אברהם

President, Agudath Anshei Miemod and Bais Vaad LaChachomim, Lower East Side, New York City

Date of Death: Thu. September 21, 1961 - Tishrei 12 5721


Rosengarten Shmuel Tzvi Beth David Letter
Credit: Moreshes Chachmei America’s Archives


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Rabbi Shraga Leib Brill

שרגא ליב ב"ר צבי

Rav, New York City

Date of Death: Wed. February 7, 1951 - Adar I 1 5711
Rosh Chodesh



Photo Caption: Rabbi Shraga Brill, Credit: Moreshes Chachmey America Archives

Photo Credit: Rabbi Shraga Brill, Credit: Moreshes Chachmey America Archives


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Rabbi Tzadok Lederman

צדוק ב"ר מאיר ליב הכהן

Av Bais Din (Chief Judge), New York City

Date of Death: Sun. November 29, 1942 - Kislev 20 5703



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Rabbi Tzvi Aryeh Avroham Landa

צבי אריה אברהם ב"ר שמעון שלמה

Aliker Rebbe

Date of Death: Thu. July 28, 1966 - Av 11 5726



Photo Caption: The Rebbe standing on the porch of his shul, Credit: Moreshes Chachmei America (MCA)


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Rabbi Tzvi Hirsch Dachowitz

צבי הירש ב"ר שלמה זלמן

Rav Congregation Agudath Achim Anshei Libowitz, Brooklyn, NY

Date of Death: Tue. November 17, 1953 - Kislev 10 5714



Photo Credit: The Dachowitz family album.

Photo Caption: Rav Dachowitz at a weeding (cylinder – top hat), Credit: Moreshes Chachmei America

Bio Information:
Rav Dachowitz, a prominent member of the Brownsville rabbinate was the president of the Agudath HaRabonim.


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Rabbi Tzvi Hirsh Devoretski

צבי הירש ב"ר גרשון זאב

Rav, New York City

Date of Death: Fri. August 23, 1935 - Av 24 5695



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Rabbi Uri Kaufman

Rav in New York City d. 17 Cheshvan, 1937 Anyone with information is asked to please send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Directions to kever: Beth David Cemetery 300 Elmont Road Elmont, NY 11003 (Bethel Avenue between Lincoln and Washington Avenue, left side, towards the back of the section)


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Rabbi Yaakov Cohen

יעקב ב"ר בנימין הכהן

Rav, New York City

Date of Death: Thu. October 4, 1934 - Tishrei 25 5795


Cohen Yaakov Beth David NY 1930
Photo Caption:  Rav Yaakov Cohen, a few years after their arrival in NY, C. 1930, Credit: Alex O’Brien Feldman


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Rabbi Yaakov Goldman

יעקב ב"ר אברהם משה

Slutsker Maggid (Preacher)

Date of Death: Wed. May 15, 1935 - Iyyar 12 5695



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Rabbi Yaakov Greenfield

יעקב ב"ר אברהם חיים

Rav, New York City

Date of Death: Mon. September 8, 1947 - Elul 23 5707



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