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Wife of Rabbi Yisroel Meir Kagen

ישראל מאיר ב"ר אריה זאב הכהן

Rosh Yeshiva, Yeshivas Chofetz Chaim of Radin, Poland

Date of Death: Fri. September 15, 1933 - Elul 25 5693




Photo Caption: Kever of the Chofetz Chaim, Radin, Belarus, Credit: DZ

Photo Caption: Recently discovered (video) picture of the Chofetz Chaim in Vienna, Credit: University of South Carolina

Photo Caption: “Muga” stamp attributed to the Chofetz Chaim, Credit, IFJCAH

Photo Caption: Gartel of the Chofetz Chaim (identified by its unique rust/orange color stains), the Gartel is now owned by his grandson Rabbi Yisroel Meir Zacks of Brooklyn, Credit: IFJCAH


Photo Caption: Rebbitzine Miriam Fraida Kagen, second wife of the Chofetz Chaim, Credit: Eliyahu Zaks, Lakewood, NJ 


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Rabbi Aaron Dovid Zeldner

אהרן דוד ב"ר חיים הכהן

Rav, Rock Island, Illinois

Date of Death: Mon. September 6, 1937 - Tishrei 1 5698
Rosh Hashana




Credit: Institute For Judaic Culture and History (IFJCAH)


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Rabbi Yosef Aryeh Goldberg

יוסף אריה ב"ר שמחה זאב

Hebrew Teacher, New York City

Date of Death: Sat. March 15, 1941 - Adar 17 5701



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Rabbi Simcha Eliyahu Chipkewitz

שמחה אליהו ב"ר מאיר

Rav, Chevra Bechurim Anshei Ungarin, Bronx, New York

Date of Death: Thu. January 1, 1948 - Shevat 16 5708



Photo Caption: Rabbi Simcha Eliyahu Chipkewitz

Photo Caption: Chevra Bechurim Anshei Ungarin Shul, Credit: Needed

Bio Information:

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Rabbi Yosef Tzvi Spitzer

יוסף צבי ב"ר שמעון

Rav, Chevra Beth Aaron Anshei Ungarin of Brooklyn

Date of Death: Sat. March 3, 1923 - Adar 15 5683



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Rabbi Yisroel Kabat (Kabatchnick)

ישראל ב"ר צבי הכהן

Rav, New York City

Date of Death: Sat. December 22, 1928 - Teves 9 5698


The Rav was born near Vilna.


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Rabbi Yisroel Dov Wolkoff

ישראל דוב ב"ר מרדכי

Rav, Chevra Mishnayos Anshei Breezin

Date of Death: Mon. October 2, 1933 - Tishrei 12 5694



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Rabbi Yitzchok Greenblatt

יצחק ב"ר יעקב אלעזר

Rav, Elenville, New York

Date of Death: Thu. April 23, 1953 - Iyar 8 5713


Greenblatt Yitzchok Mount Judah Pic Crop
Photo Caption: Rav Yitzchok Greenblatt, Credit: Chaim Greenblatt, London, England
Bio Information:
Prior to Elenville the Rav served in Washington, DC.
The Rav’s grandson, Rav Ephraim Greenblatt was the longtime Rav of Memphis, Tennessee.


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Rabbi Levy Yitzchok Kahana

לוי יצחק ב"ר נחמן

Rav, Congregation Tiferes Yisroel, Brooklyn, NY

Date of Death: Sun. October 15, 1950 - Cheshvan 4 5711




Photo Caption: Rabbi Levy Yitzchok Kahana, Credit: MCA

Bio Information:
In addition to Tiferes Yisroel, Rav Kahana served at Congregation Havas Torah and authored Ma’sas Beis haLevi compiling many of his sermons.

Photo Caption: Family dedication page in Ma’sas Beis HaLevi, Credit: Hebrewbooks


Photo Caption: The Rebbe’s grandfather, Rebbe Baruch Dovid buried in the old cemetery in Tzfas, Credit: IFJCAH

Photo Caption: Rav Kanhana’s father and brother, Credit: MCA

 


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Rabbi Yehoshua Abba Busel

יהושע אבא ב"ר בצלאל

Rav, Brooklyn, NY

Date of Death: Fri. January 7, 1972 - Teves 19 5732



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Rabbi Matisyahu Chaim Weisenfeld

מתתיהו חיים ב"ר ישראל משה

Rav, New York City

Date of Death: Wed. January 26, 1972 - Shevat 5 5732



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Rabbi Dov Eliyahu Gordon

דוב אליהו ב"ר יעקב חיים הכהן

Rosh Yeshiva, Mir, Brooklyn, NY

Date of Death: Sun. March 17, 1974 - Adar 23 5734



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Rabbi Tzvi Yeshaya Avner

ישעיהו צבי ב"ר אהרן טוביה

Magid Mieshorim, Machzikie Torah, New York City

Date of Death: Tue. May 15, 1917 - Iyar 22 5676


Avner Bio 1
Photo Credit: The Jewish Morning Journal, June 6, 1917
Avner bio 2
Photo Credit: The Jewish Morning Journal, May 14, 1917


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Rabbi Gershon Avroham Weisenfeld

גרשון אברהם ב"ר ישראל משה

Rosh Yeshiva, Yeshiva Gedolah of Passaic

Date of Death: Thu. September 24, 1981 - Elul 25 5741


Zacks menachem
Photo Caption: Rav Mendel Zaks, Credit: RIETS

Weisenfeld bio 1
Weisenfeld bio 2
Photo Credit: Needed
Bio Information:
Rav Weisenfeld’s wife was the daughter of Rav Mendel Zaks (d.1974) the son-in-law of the Chofetz Chaim.


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Rabbi Yaakov Karlinsky

יעקב ב"ר אברהם דוב

Rav, New York City

Date of Death: Wed. August 8, 1979 - Av 17 5739



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Rabbi Moshe Horowitz

משה ב"ר אהרן אריה

Rav, New York City

Date of Death: Tue. April 15, 1947 - Nissan 24 5707



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Rabbi Avroham Margolis

אברהם ב"ר זאב

Rav, Brooklyn, New York

Date of Death: Mon. April 29, 1935 - Nissan 26 5635



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Rabbi Chaim Lubin

חיים ב"ר עזריאל זעליג

Rav. Congregation Zera Jacob of the Bronx

Date of Death: Mon. December 29, 1930 - Teves 9 5691


lubin-shul-bronx
Photo Caption: Congregation Zera Jacob of the Bronx as it stands today at 1815 Washington Street, Bronx, NY, Credit: Google 


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Rabbi Chaim Nachman Cohen

חיים נחמן ב"ר יהושע הכהן

Tzaddik Nistar of New York City

Date of Death: Thu. April 12, 1928 - Nissan 22 5688
Acharon Shel Pesach



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Rabbi Yissachar Meir Newmark

ישכר מאיר ב"ר משה אהרן

Rav, Congregation Bnai Yisroel, Brooklyn, NY

Date of Death: Sat. June 25, 1932 - Sivan 21 5692



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Rabbi Ephraim Berman

אפרים ב"ר אברהם דוד

Rav, Congregation Beth Aaron, Brooklyn, NY

Date of Death: Thu. June 9, 1977 - Sivan 22 5737



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Rabbi Yehuda Meir Shmulewitz

יהודה מאיר ב"ר יחיאל מיסל

Rav, Congregation Beth Israel Hospital, New York City

Date of Death: Fri. June 25, 1937 - Tammuz 15 5697



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Rabbi Chaim Yisroel Shubert

Rav, New York City d. 26 Kislev, 1974 (5734) Chanukah Anyone with information is asked to please send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Directions to kever: Mount Judah Cemetery Section Two 81-14 Cypress Avenue Ridgewood, NY 11385 718-821-1060 Location: Section: 2, Block: 5, Grave: 27, Path: L09, Society: Agudath Israel Brooklyn Click photo […]


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Rabbi Eliyahu Sender Seideman

Congregation Tzemach Tzedek Nusach Ari d. 25 Sivan, 1926 (5686) Anyone with information is asked to please send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Directions to kever: Mount Judah Cemetery Section Two 81-14 Cypress Avenue Ridgewood, NY 11385 Location: Section: 2, Block: 9, Society: Zem Zed Nus Hoari, along Emanuel Road on the right […]


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Rabbi Avroham Yosef Gordon

אברהם יוסף ב"ר אהרן

Rav, New York City

Date of Death: Wed. January 27, 1960 - Teves 27 5720



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Rabbi Yosef Eliyahu Fried

יוסף אליהו ב"ר יהודא ליב

Shukyaner Rav

Date of Death: Mon. May 9, 1927 - Iyar 6 5687



Credit: N/N

Photo Caption: Title page, Ohel Yosef, Credit: IFJCAH

Bio Information:
Rav Fried rabbinated at the Eldridge Street Synagogue on the Lower East Side.


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Rabbi Avroham Yosef Shulman

Rav, New York City d. 11 Adar, 1947 (5707) Anyone with information is asked to please send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Directions to kever: Mount Judah Cemetery Section Two 81-14 Cypress Avenue Ridgewood, NY 11385 (Corner of Jefferson and Washington Avenue, Section 5:5)


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Rabbi Avroham Bentzion Benjamin

Rav, New York City d. 21 Kislev, 1954 (5715) Anyone with information is asked to please send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Directions to kever: Mount Judah Cemetery Section Two 81-14 Cypress Avenue Ridgewood, NY 11385 (Corner of Jefferson and Washington Avenue, Section 5:5)


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Rabbi Asher Nissan Levitan

אשר ניסן הלוי

Chief Rabbi, Shavel, Lithuania

Date of Death: Fri. May 25, 1956 - Sivan 15 5716


levitan Asher N pic
Photo caption: Overseeing production at the Streit’s Matzo factory, c. 1960 Credit: Aron Streit, Inc.

Photo Caption: Rav Levitan in conversation with Rav Pinchos Teitz (Elizabeth, NJ), Credit: Dr. Rivka Blau

Bio Information: 
Rav Levitan a prominent Moreh Dasrah in the Bronx was also the uncle of Rav Elazar Menachem Man Shach, the late Ponevezher Rosh Yeshiva.


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Rabbi Yisroel Lifshitz

ישראל ב"ר דוב

Rav, New York City

Date of Death: Tue. June 19, 1917 - Sivan 29 5677



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