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Rabbi Alexander Asher Babad

Tartikover Rav d. 7 Teves, 1985 (5746) Anyone with information is asked to please send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Directions to kever: Kiryas Yoel Cemetery Schunnemunk Road (Between Berdichev Drive and Seven Springs Road) Kiryas Joel (Monroe), NY 10951


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Rabbi Chananya Yom Tov Lipa Deutch

חנניה יום טוב ליפא ב"ר שמואל אהרן

Helmetzer Rav

Date of Death: Tue. December 18, 1990 - Teves 1 5751
Rosh Chodesh


Rav Deutch is credited with establishing many of the mikvaos (ritual baths) around the world during the post-Holocaust years.


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Rabbi Elazor Tzvi Gottlieb

אלעזר צבי ב"ר מנחם יהודה

Niamtzer Rav

Date of Death: Wed. November 27, 1996 - Kislev 16 5757


Bio Information: 
The Rav served as Dayan (judge) in Niamtz, Romania. His father-in-law Rav Chaim Mordche (Mordechai) Roller the Rav of the city. Ariving on these shores after the war, he settled in the Williamsburg section of Brooklyn where he founded the Niamtzer Bais Hamedrash. The Rav was a member of the Hisachdus Harrabonim (CRC)


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Rabbi Elozer Aryeh Jungreis

Csenger Rav d. Kiryas Yoel Cemetery Schunnemunk Road (Between Berdichev Drive and Seven Springs Road) Kiryas Joel (Monroe), NY 10951 (To the right of the ohel, towards the front)


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Rabbi Moshe Aryeh Lau

Matmeshaver Rav d. 29 Av, 1995 Anyone with information is asked to please send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Directions to kever: Kiryas Yoel Cemetery Schunnemunk Road (Between Berdichev Drive and Seven Springs Road ) Kiryas Joel ( Monroe ), NY 10951 (Near the ohel)


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Rabbi Nosson Yosef Meisels

Satmar Rav of London d. 21 Tammuz, 2006 Anyone with information is asked to please send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Directions to kever: Kiryas Yoel Cemetery Schunnemunk Road (Between Berdichev Drive and Seven Springs Road ) Kiryas Joel ( Monroe ), NY 10951 (Near the ohel)


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Rabbi Tuvia Lieberman

Moreh Dasrah, Adas Yereim, Sao Paulo, Brazil d. 21 Shevat, 1976 Anyone with information is asked to please send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Directions to kever: Kiryas Yoel Cemetery Schunnemunk Road (Between Berdichev Drive and Seven Springs Road) Kiryas Joel (Monroe), NY 10951 (Along Row: 5, to the right of the ohel)


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Rabbi Tzvi Zarkovski

Rav in New York d. ????? The Rav wrote many seforim. Anyone with information is asked to please send it in. See CONTACT page for details.Kiryas Yoel Cemetery Directions to kever: Schunnemunk Road (Between Berdichev Drive and Seven Springs Road) Kiryas Joel (Monroe), NY 10951 (Location: Row 5, behind the Ohel)


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Rabbi Yechiel Mechel Lieberman

Beserminer Rav d. 26 Shevat, 2004 Anyone with information is asked to please send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Directions to kever: Kiryas Yoel Cemetery Schunnemunk Road (Between Berdichev Drive and Seven Springs Road) Kiryas Joel (Monroe), NY 10951 (Along Row: 5, to the right of the ohel)


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Rabbi Yehoshua Heschel Deutsch

יהושע העשל ב"ר יחזקאל שרגא הלוי

Freimaner Rav, Los Angeles

Date of Death: Tue. May 27, 2003 - Iyar 25 5763



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Rabbi Yitzchok Issac Lieberman

Beserminer Rav d. 19 Adar, 1980 Anyone with information is asked to please send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Directions to kever: Kiryas Yoel Cemetery Schunnemunk Road (Between Berdichev Drive and Seven Springs Road) Kiryas Joel (Monroe), NY 10951 (Along Row: 5, to the right of the ohel)


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Rabbi Yitzchok Tzvi Deutch

Sendre Rav, Detroit, MI d. 4 Av, 1987 (5744) Anyone with information is asked to please send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Directions to kever: Kiryas Yoel Cemetery Schunnemunk Road (Between Berdichev Drive and Seven Springs Road ) Kiryas Joel ( Monroe ), NY 10951 Photo Credit: Shmuel “Botchy” Amsel


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Rebbe Amrom Taub

עמרם ב"ר שמואל דוד

Brider Rebbe of Baltimore, Maryland

Date of Death: Sat. July 14, 2007 - Tammuz 28 5768



Photo Caption: Rav Amrom Taub, Credit: Moshe Pollak

Bio Information:
Rebbe Amram Taub (Hebrew: עמרם טויב‎; c. 1917 – 2007) was the rabbi of over fifty years of Congregation Arugas Habosem, a synagogue in the Park Heights neighborhood of Baltimore, Maryland. Taub was called the “Brider Rebbe”, after his paternal ancestor Rabbi Aharon Tzvi Taub, the Hasidic rebbe of Brid in Hungary.
Taub was born about 1917 in Khust, Hungary (now Ukraine) as the eldest child of his father, Shmuel David, a grandson of the rebbe of Brid, and to his mother Yocheved Yitl née Grunwald, whose father was part of the Grunwald rabbinic family. Shmuel David, originally from Berehovo, had studied before their marriage under her uncle, Rabbi Moshe Grunwald (called the “Arugas HaBosem”), the rabbi of Khust. After his birth, Taub’s parents removed from Khust and later settled in Muzhay, Hungary (now Muzhiyevo, Ukraine) where they lived until the Holocaust. In his teens, Taub studied in the yeshivot of Rabbi Joel Teitelbaum, who later became the Satmar Rebbe, first in Kruli (Carei), then in Satmar (Satu Mare).
At age eighteen, Taub married Sarah Chanah Leah, the only daughter of Elimelech Lieber, a wealthy resident of Apsha near Solotvyno in the Maramureș region who was a trusted friend of Rabbi Chaim Tzvi Teitelbaum, the rabbi of nearby Sighet and the brother of the rabbi of Satmar. Having earned the admiration of the rabbi of Solotvyno and the surrounding villages, Rabbi Eisik Halberstam (the rabbi of Sighet’s son-in-law), he was appointed as the dayan (rabbinical judge) of the village of Behutz at the age of twenty, where he remained for about two years until he became, for a short while, a dayan in Solotvyno itself; this was his last position before the Holocaust.
During the Holocaust, Taub, his wife and their five children were taken to Auschwitz; he alone survived. His parents, who were then in the ghetto in Berehovo, as well as his maternal grandfather and his father-in-law were also taken to Auschwitz in 1944 and killed.
In the 1950s the Rebbe Rabbi Joel Teitelbaum asked him to come to Baltimore, where he established this synagogue. Taub gained a reputation for showing a love of people and an interest in improving their lives, for making peace between people, and for his joy in life and the opportunities it afforded for doing God’s will. He married six times, the last time in 1993.
He died on July 14, 2007, and was buried in Kiryas Joel, New York, next to Rabbi Joel Teitelbaum.
He was succeeded as Brider Rebbe and as Rabbi of the congregation, by his son, R’ Shaya Taub, and as assistant rabbi of the synagogue by his great-nephew, Aron Tzvi Taub
Source: Wikipedia 

 


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Rebbe Asher Yeshaya Eichenstein

אשר ישעיה ב"ר שלום

Ziditchover Rebbe of Brooklyn

Date of Death: Mon. March 10, 2008 - Adar II 3 5768


The Rebbe was a direct descendant of Rebbe Yitzchok Isaac Eichenstein (d. 1800) the first Ziditchover Rebbe.


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Rebbe Dovid Halberstam

דוד ב"ר ברוך

Krshanover Rebbe

Date of Death: Fri. July 18, 1986 - Tammuz 11 5746


The Rebbe was a great-grandson of Rebbe Dovid of Krshanov (d.1894) the second son of the Divrei Chaim of Sanz.


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Rebbe Moshe Teitelbaum

משה ב"ר חיים צבי

Satmar Rebbe Berach Moshe

Date of Death: Mon. April 24, 2006 - Nissan 26 5766


Bio Information:
Scores of books have been and continue to be  published on the life and times of  Rebbe Moshe Teitelbaum of Satmar.
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Photo Caption: Rebbe Moshe Teitelbaum, Satmar Rebbe, Credit: Needed 


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Rebbe Nachum Tzvi Fish

Biksader Rebbe of  Williamsburg d. 20 Shevat, 2003 Anyone with information is asked to please send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Directions to kever: Kiryas Yoel Cemetery Schunnemunk Road (Between Berdichev Drive and Seven Springs Road) Kiryas Joel (Monroe), NY 10951 (Against the front wall)


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Rebbe Yoel Teitelbaum

יואל ב"ר חנניה יום טוב

Satmar Rebbe

Date of Death: Sun. August 19, 1979 - Av 26 5739


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Photo Caption: Rebbe Yoel Teitelbaum, Divrei Yoel of Satmar, Credit: Needed
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Photo Caption: Rebbe Yoel Teitelbaum, Divrei Yoel of Satmar, Credit: Estate of Yitzchok Isaac Weiss
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Photo Caption: The Rebbe’s ohel, Credit: Shmuel Botchy Amsel, Brookyln, NY
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Photo Caption: New entrance to the Kiryas Yoel Village Cemetery, the Rebbe’s ohel is located at the far end of the cemetery, Credit: Shmuel Botchy Amsel, Brookyln, NY

Photo Credit: IFJCAH
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Photo Caption: The Rebbe’s longtime sexton (gabbi), Reb Yossel Ashkenazi buried right outside the ohel. Credit: Shmuel Amsel, Brookyln, NY

 

Bio Information: 
Scores of books have been and continue to be published on the life and times of  Rebbe Yoel Teitelbaum of Satmar. It should be noted that The Rebbe is credited with the post Holocaust rebuilding of traditional Chasidic Jewry.

 

 

 


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Rebbe Yosef Yehoshua Gross

Krula Rebbe of Boro Park d. 6 Elul, 1986 The Rebbe was born Satmar, Romania in 1898. After serving in a number of smaller cities throughout Romania, the Rebbe was appointed the Rav of Krula. In 1951, after emerging from the ashes of the Holocaust, he moved to Eretz Yisroel and settled in Bnei Brak. […]


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