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Chacham (Rabbi) Chaim Moshe Levy

חיים משה הלוי ב"ר

Rav, Congregation Ahavat Shalom Monasṭir (Tunisia)

Date of Death: Thu. June 7, 1928 - Sivan 19 5688



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Rabbi Aaron Solomon

Rav, Beth Medrash HaGadol Vtomchei Torah, Bronx, NY d. 18 Iyar, 1927 (5687) Lag BaOmer Anyone with information is asked to please send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Directions to kever: Old Mount Carmel Cemetery 83-45 Cypress Hills Street Glendale, NY 11385 (Section: 1, Block: E, Map/Gate: 57, Line: 13 along the road)


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Rabbi Aaron Yosef Kurtz

אהרן יוסף ב"ר מרדכי דוד

Rav, Congregation Beth H'kneseth Anshei Mieletz

Date of Death: Sat. May 12, 1945 - Iyar 29 5705



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Rabbi Aryeh Leib Krupinsky (Cooper)

Moreh Dasrah of Bais Medrash HaGadol of Brownsville d. 27 Av, 1929 (5689) Anyone with information is asked to please send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Directions to kever: Mount Carmel Cemetery Section One 83-45 Cypress Hills Street Glendale NY 11385 (Section: 1, Block: E, Map: 7, Line: 5, Grave: 20)


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Rabbi Avroham Yaakov Koplowitz

Moreh Dasrah, Bais Medrash HaGadol of Brownsville d. 10 Elul, 1958 (5718) Rav Koplowitz worked endlessly to help improve the standards of kashrus (ritual slaughter) in the United States. Anyone with information is asked to please send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Directions to kever: Mount Carmel Cemetery Section One 83-45 Cypress Hills […]


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Rabbi Baruch Meir Klein

ברוך מאיר ב"ר יהושע זעליג הכהן

Chief Rabbi, Winnipeg, Canada

Date of Death: Tue. November 10, 1931 - Cheshvan 30 5692
Rosh Codesh Kislev



Photo Caption: Rabbi Baruch Meir Klein at age 78 (unconfirmed), Credit: Institute For Judaic Culture and History (IFJCAH)


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Rabbi Baruch Mordechai Schoenkupf

ברוך מרדכי ב"ר משה דן

Rav, New York City

Date of Death: Fri. October 15, 1926 - Cheshvan 7 5687



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Rabbi Beinush Zalkind Rabiner

ביניש זלקינד ב"ר דוב

Rav, Congregation Chaia Adam Anshe Minsk of the Lower East Side

Date of Death: Mon. October 13, 1913 - Tisrei 24 5674


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Photo Caption: Rabbi Beinush Zalkind Rabiner, Credit: Institute For Judaic Culture and History

Bio Information:
Rav Rabiner a founding member of the Agudath HaRabonim was a prominent member of Chief Rabbi Yaakov Yosef Joseph’s Bais Din (Rabbinical Court).


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Rabbi Dov Revel

דוב ב"ר נחום שרגא

Rosh Yeshiva, Rabbeinu Yitzchok Elchonon (RIETS)

Date of Death: Mon. December 2, 1940 - Kislev 2 5701



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Credit: Yeshiva University
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Photo Credit: Institute For Judaic Culture and History (IFJCAH)

 Credit: Yeshiva University

Photo Caption: A partial list of famous Rabonim and Admorim who guest lectured at RIETS, among them HaRav Boruch Ber Leibowitz, Kaminetzer Rosh Yeshiva, HaRav Aaron Kotler of Kletzk (later of  Lakewood) and Chief Rabbi Avroham Yitzchok HaKoen Kook. Source: The Story of Yeshiva University, Gilbert Klaperman, p. 169

Bio Information:
A number of books have been published on the life and times of the Rav Dov Revel since his passing. Among them, Bernard Revel: Builder of American Jewish orthodoxy, by Rav Aaron Rakeffet-Rothkoff


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Rabbi Dovid Rodinsky

דוד ב"ר אברהם

Rav, Bais Medrash HaGadol of Brownsville, Brooklyn

Date of Death: Fri. March 2, 1917 - Adar 8 5677


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Photo Caption: Rav Dovid Radinsky, Credit: Sam Herzberg
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Rodinsky Wife
Source:  Eisenstadt, Ben-Zion
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Source: The Jewish Morning Journal, March 10, 1917
Rodinsky letter
Source The Jewish Morning Journal, March 15, 1917

Credit: Moreshes Chachmei America

Bio Information:
Rav Radinsky, a founding member of the Agudath HaRabonim was among the prominent rabbonim in Brownsville and East New York. Prior to his arrival in New York, he rabbinated in St. Louis, Missouri, Denver, Colorado,  and San Francisco, California.


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Rabbi Eliezer Grun

Rav, New York City d. 26 Cheshvan, 1927 (5688) Anyone with information is asked to please send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Directions to kever: Old Mount Carmel Cemetery Section 4 – Newly Acquired Hungarian Cemetery 83-45 Cypress Hills Street Glendale, NY 11385 (718) 366-5900 Location: Request location map from cemetery office across […]


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Rabbi Menachem Goldberg

Menahel of Yeshivas Toras Emes 7 Kislev, 1940 Anyone with information is asked to please send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Directions to kever: New Mount Carmel Cemetery 66-02 Cooper Avenue Glendale NY 11385 (Section: 2, Block: 9, Map: 4, along Cooper Avenue, in the Anshe Sfard of Boro Park section)


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Rabbi Menachem Leib Lokshin

מענדל ליב ב"ר אברהם

Rav, Chevrah Agudath Chabad, Brownsville, Brooklyn

Date of Death: Sun. October 22, 1933 - Cheshvan 2 5694



Photo Caption: Rabbi Menachem Mendel (Aryeh) Leib Lokshin

Bio Information:
There were five Chabad shuls in New York City at that time, all were under the auspices of Rav Lokshin. Prior to his arrival on these shores, the Rav served as Cheif Rabbi, Krivoy Rog (Dnipropetrovsk), Ukraine


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Rabbi Michael Shalom Winkler

מיכאל שלום ב"ר מנשה

Rav, Machsike Hadas, Copenhagen, Denmark

Date of Death: Mon. July 25, 1932 - Tammuz 21 5692


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Photo Caption: Rabbi Michael Shalom Winkler, Credit: Needed

Rav Michael Shalom Winkler, a talmid (student) of Rav Yosef Chaim Sonnenfeld was born in the old Yishuv of Jerusalem. In 1932, Rav Winkler traveled to New York to raise the necessary funds to establish a yeshiva in Denmark. Unfortunately, he did not succeed with the mission. Unable to collect enough money for the return trip to Denmark, Rav Winkler stayed in New York.


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Rabbi Mordechai Waxman

מרדכי ב"ר שמחה

Rav, Bais Medrash HaGadol of Brownsville, Brooklyn

Date of Death: Tue. December 29, 1914 - Teves 12 5675


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hoto Credit: The Jewish Morning Journal, December 29, 1914


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Rabbi Moshe Eliezer Gavrin

משה אליעזר ב"ר משה אליעזר

Cofounder, Yeshivas HaGaon Rav Yitzchok Yaakov Reines

Date of Death: Fri. January 25, 1935 - Shevat 25 5695


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Photo Caption: Safer Derech Avrohom a eulogy for Rabbi Moshe Eliezer Gavrin

English and Yiddish Bio for Rabbi Moshe Eliezer Gavrin:
1. Gavrin article English
2. Gavrin doc Yiddish

 


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Rabbi Moshe Zevulun Margolies

משה זבולן ב"ר שלמה זלמן

Rav, Congregation Kehilath Jeshurun, New York City

Date of Death: Tue. August 25, 1936 - Elul 7 5696


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Photo Caption: Rav Moshe Zevulun Margolies, Credit: Institute For Judaic Culture and History (IFJCAH)
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Credit: Yeshiva University 
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Photo Caption: Rav Moshe Zevulun Margolies speaking at Madison Square Garden, Credit: Moreshes Chachmei America’s Archives
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Photo Caption: Rav Moshe Zevulun Margolies’s official seal as Chief Rabbi of Boston, Massachusetts, Credit:  Institute For Judaic Culture and History

Credit: Yeshiva University

Photo Caption: RAMAZ along with John Calvin Coolidge (30th President of the United State), d. 1933, Moreshes Chachmei America
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Photo Caption: Rabbi Joseph Lookstein (L) grandson-in-law of Rav Margolies and founder of the RAMAZ school in New York City, Credit:  Institute For Judaic Culture and History (IFJCAH)

Bio Information:
A number of books and articles have been penned on the life and times of Rav Moshe Zevulun Margolies often referred to by the acronym RAMAZ.


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Rabbi Nechemiah Mosessohn

נחמיה ב"ר משה דיינא

Editor, Jewish Tribune, Portland, Oregon

Date of Death: Fri. December 10, 1926 - Teves 10 5687


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Photo Caption: Rabbi Nechemiah Mossesohn’s father, Rav Moshe Daina, Chief Rabbi of Odessa d.1904, Credit: J.D. Eisenstein

Credit: IFJCAH


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Rabbi Raphael Joseph

רפאל ב"ר יעקב יוסף

Cofounder , Rabbanu Yaakov Yosef School (RJJ)

Date of Death: Tue. May 29, 1928 - Sivan 10 5688



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Photo Caption: State Senator Lazarus Joseph (L) January 10, 1946 soon after being elected as New York City Comptroller looking on.  State Senator Joseph, a  grandson of Chief Rabbi Yaakov Yosef Joseph remained a Shomer Shabbos Jew even as a high ranking politician. As New  York City Comptroller he campaigned for the Kosher Meat Laws.  Credit: Institute For Judaic Culture and History
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Photo Caption: Kever of  State Senator Lazarus Joseph at the Mount Carmel Cemetery in Queens, Credit:Institute For Judaic Culture and History
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Photo Caption: kever of Henrietta Joseph, wife of State Senator Lazarus Joseph at the Mount Carmel Cemetery in Queens, Credit: Shmuel Botchy Amsel 
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Photo Caption: Kever of Caption Jacob Joseph, great grandson of Chief Rabbi Yaakov Yosef Joseph.  Captain Joseph of the United States Marine Corps was killed in action at the Battle of Guadalcanal on October 22, 1942 when is jet was shot down over the Pacific.  Then New York City Mayor William O’Dwyer memorialized Captain Joseph in City Hall and later named a playground  on the Lower East Side in his honor. Interment was at the New Mount Carmel cemetery in Queens alongside his father. Credit: Institute For Judaic Culture and History
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Photo Caption: kever of Ethyl Joseph, daughter of State Senator Lazarus Joseph at the Mount Carmel Cemetery in Queens, Credit: Shmuel Botchy Amsel 

Bio Information:
Only son of Chief Rabbi Yaakov Yosef Joseph.


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Rabbi Raphael Mordechai Barishansky

רפאל מרדכי ב"ר יוסף

Chief Rabbi, Homel (Gomel), Belarus

Date of Death: Thu. November 9, 1950 - Cheshvan 29 5711



Photo Caption: Rabbi Raphael Mordechai Barishansky, Credit: MCA


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Rabbi Shalom Barishansky

שלום ב"ר רפאל מרדכי

Rav, Bronx, New York

Date of Death: Wed. January 14, 1987 - Teves 13 5747



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Rabbi Shalom Rubin

Rav, New York City d. 21 Teves, 1945 (4705) Anyone with information is asked to please send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Directions to kever: Old Mount Carmel Cemetery 83-45 Cypress Hills Street Glendale, NY 11385 T: (718) 366-5900 Location: Section: 2, Block: 1, Map: 12, Line: 9, Grave: 4, Society: Gemilath Chesed […]


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Rabbi Shimon Raphalowitz

שמעון ב"ר אברהם

Rav, Congregation Anshie Torah Chesed, New York City

Date of Death: Sat. September 3, 1938 - Elul 5 5698



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Rabbi Shlomo Tuvia Jaffe

Rav in New York City d. 16 Sivan, 1927 (5687) Anyone with information is asked to please send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Directions to kever: New Mount Carmel Cemetery 66-02 Cooper Avenue Glendale NY 11385 (Section: 2, Block: 5, Line: 5, Grave: 23, Society: Glory of Israel) Tombstone fell over.


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Rabbi Shlomo Zalman Margolies

שלמה זלמן ב"ר משה זבולן

Rav, Congregation Anshe Emeth (Park Synagogue), Cleveland, Ohio

Date of Death: Sat. July 7, 1917 - Tammuz 17 5677



Source: History Of The Jews Of Cleveland, Gartner


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Rabbi Shmuel Hillel Isaccs

שמואל הלל ב"ר משה הלוי

Hebrew Reader, Bais Hamedrash HaGadol of Norfolk Street

Date of Death: Wed. January 10, 1917 - 16 Teves 5677


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Photo Caption: Rabbi Samuel  Hillel Isaacs 
Bio Information:
Isaacs Shmuel Hillel Bio From His Book

 


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Rabbi Shmuel Meir Hurwitz

שמואל מאיר ב"ר דוב יוסף הלוי

Rav, Beth Medrash Hagodol V’Tomchai Torah, Bronx, New York

Date of Death: Fri. June 15, 1917 - Sivan 15 5677



Photo Caption: Beth Medrash Hagodol V’Tomchai Torah in the Bronx as it stands today at 860 Forest Avenue. Credit: Google 


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Rabbi Yaakov Tuvia Buchbinder

Rav, Harlem, New York City d. 27 Elul, 1948 (5708) The Rav was among the over 400 Rabbanim and Admorim who on Erev Yom Kippur, 1943 marched on Washington, DC demanding that the Roosevelt administration help save the Jews of Europe. Anyone with information is asked to please send it in. See CONTACT page for […]


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Rabbi Yehoshua Hershel Plesset

יהושע העשיל ב״ר יחיאל מיכל

Rav, New York City

Date of Death: Wed. January 21, 1914 - Teves 23 5674



Photo Caption: The kever of Rav Plesset’s mother Rebbetzin Bluma, Credit: Asher Lowy, Brooklyn, NY 


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Rabbi Yehuda Leib Joseph

יהודה ליב ב"ר דוב

Co-founder, Yeshivas Rabbeinu Yaakov Yosef (RJJ)

Date of Death: Fri. January 5, 1912 - Teves 15 5672


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Photo Credit: The Jewish Morning Journal, January 1912
Joseph Shmuel Moshe Joseph

Photo Caption: Rabbi Shmuel Moshe Joseph, Credit: Ira Berman, North Wales, Pennsylvania  

Bio Information:
Brother of Chief Rabbi Yaakov Yosef Joseph. A seconds brother Chaim (see picture below) is buried at Union Field alongside the Chief Rabbi.  The oldest brother, Rabbi Shmuel Moshe  remained in Kovno, Lithuania where he is buried.


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