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Rabbi Binyamin Yosef Weber

Rosh Yeshiva, Pupa, Long Island City, NY d. 14 Shvat, 5747 (1987) The yeshiva has since moved to Kiryas Pupa located in Westchester County. Anyone with information is asked to please send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Directions to kever: Kiryas Pupa Cemetery 340 Illington Rd. Ossining (Westchester), NY 10562 (Look for sign […]


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Tags: New York · Rosh Yeshiva · Upstate New York

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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Tags: Monroe (Kiryas Yoel), NY · New York · Unknown · Upstate New York

Rabbi Avroham Meir Franklin

אברהם מאיר ב"ר זאב וואלף

Chief Rabbi, Buffalo, New York

Date of Death: Thu. November 3, 1932 - Cheshvan 4 5693



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Tags: Buffalo, NY · Chief Rabbi · General · New York · Upstate New York

Rabbi Avroham Resnik

Rav in Rochester, NY d. 18 Iyar, 1942 (5702) Lag BaOmer The Rav, who wrote many seforim came to the United State in 1924. Prior to Rochester he served in Quincy and Lowell, Massachusetts. Anyone with information is asked to please send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Directions to kever: Britton Road Cemetery […]


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Tags: New York · Rochester, NY · Upstate New York

Rabbi Avroham Yaakov Fine

אברהם יעקב ב"ר דוד אליהו

Rav, Congregation Chevra Shas, Syracuse, New York

Date of Death: Mon. November 21, 1949 - Cheshvan 29 5710


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Photo Caption: Rav Avroham Yaakov Fine, Credit: Needed

Bio Information: 
Rav Avroham Yaakov Fine studied in the Yeshiva of Kovno and later Slobodka and was ordained  by Rav Alexander Lapidus.


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Tags: New York · Syracuse, NY · Upstate New York

Rabbi Binyamin Schick

Chief Rabbi of Tokaj, Hungary d. 5 Elul, 2008 (5768) Anyone with information is asked to please send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Directions to kever: Vizhnitzer Cemetery in Monsey, NY RT. 306 (at the intersection of Brick Church Rd) Spring Valley, NY 10977 (Right side of the cemetery, along the Rt. 306 […]


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Tags: Chief Rabbi · Monsey / New Square, NY · New York · Upstate New York

Rabbi Chaim Berger

חיים ב"ר שמואל

Chief Rabbi, Mishkoltz, Hungary

Date of Death: Sat. November 8, 1975 - Kislev 3 5736



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Tags: Monsey / New Square, NY · New York · Upstate New York

Rabbi Chaim Modechai Lasker

חיים מרדכי ב"ר זאב דוב

Rav, Beth Tephilah Synagogue, Troy, New York

Date of Death: Mon. August 29, 1932 - Av 27 5692


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Photo Caption: Rabbi Chaim Mordechai Lasker, Credit: Needed
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Photo Caption: Rabbi Chaim Mordechai Lasker, Credit: Elisheva Morrison, Troy, New York


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Rabbi Chaim Zev Paley

חיים זאב ב"ר יוסף יצחק

Rav, Rochester, New York

Date of Death: Sat. October 11, 1919 - Tishrei 17 5680
Chol Hamoed Succos



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Rabbi Chananya Yom Tov Lipa Deutch

Helmetzer Rav d. 1 Cheshvan, 1990 Rav Deutsch is credited with establishing many of the mikvaos (ritual baths) around the world during the post Holocaust years. Anyone with information is asked to send it in. Kiryas Yoel Cemetery Schunnemunk Road (Between Berdichev Drive and Seven Springs Road) Kiryas Joel (Monroe), NY 10951 (Section Two, Row […]


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Rabbi Dovid Yitzchok Godlin

דוד יצחק ב"ר חיים נטע הכהן

Rav, Congregation Bnai Yisrael, Woodburne, NY

Date of Death: Thu. September 30, 1943 - Tishrei 1 5704
Rosh Hashana




Credit:  Moreshes Chachmei America


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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 Eliezer Elimelech Zambrowsky

Rav,  Syracuse, New York d. 11 Cheshvan, 1931 (5692) Anyone with information is asked to please send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Directions to kever: Mount Sinai Cemetery Poiley Tzedek Cemetery Section East Colvin Street and Jamesville Avenue Syracuse, NY 13210 (315) 446 5858 Photo Credit: David Weider, Williamsburg, Brooklyn.


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Rabbi Elimelech Edlin

אלימלך ב”ר מנחם נחום

Rav, Congregation Sons of Jacob, Haverstraw, NY

Date of Death: Tue. January 9, 1906 - Teves 12 5666


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Photo Caption: Search and Rescue in the days after the Haverstraw Landslide, Credit: The Historical Society of Rockland County

Bio Information: 
The Rav was killed trying to rescue other members of his congregation during the infamous Haverstraw Landslide which took place on January 8, 1906.


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Tags: Monsey / New Square, NY · New York · Unknown · Upstate New York

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 Elozer Meisels

Grand Rabbi of Ujhel – Chicago d. 5 Elul, 1995 Anyone with information is asked to please send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Directions to kever: Vizhnitzer Cemetery in Monsey, NY RT. 306 (at the intersection of Brick Church Rd)) Spring Valley, NY 10977


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Tags: Chief Rabbi · Monsey / New Square, NY · New York · Upstate New York

Rabbi Hillel Berkowski

הלל ב"ר אריה צבי

Rav, Monticello, New York

Date of Death: Sat. December 25, 1937 - Teves 21 5698



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Photo Caption: Rabbi Hillel Berkowski, Credit: Chaim Markowitz

Source: Listed 

Photo Caption: Lakewood Askonim, Tzali Chopp (hat) and Yanky Judowitz at the kever of Rav Berkowsky, Tisha B’av, 2019, Credit: IFJCAH


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Tags: New York · Upstate New York

Rabbi Kadish Zev Freedman (Roumanoff)

קדיש זאב ב"ר יצחק

Rav, Agudas Achim Cemetery, Livingston Manor, New York

Date of Death: Wed. October 11, 1939 - 5700 10 5700



Photo Caption: Rabbi Kadish Wolf Freedman, Credit: MCA


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Rabbi Mordechai Adler

Moreh Dasrah Kahal Mincha Chadasha – Boropark d. 15 Av, 1989 (5749) Anyone with biographical information is asked to please send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Directions to kever: Vizhnitz Monsey Cemetery RT. 306 (at the intersection of Brick Church Rd) Spring Valley, NY 10977 (Left side of the cemetery behind Vizhnitzer ohel)


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Rabbi Mordechai Menachem Schwab

Rosh Yeshiva Yeshiva Degel HaTorah, Monsey, NY d. 18 Adar, 1994 (5754) Anyone with information is asked to please send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Directions to kever: Monsey Cemetery Brick Church Rd (off RT. 306) Spring Valley, NY 10977 (Behind the Vizhnitzer Cemetery, at the end of the main road right,  first […]


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Tags: Monsey / New Square, NY · New York · Rosh Yeshiva · Upstate New York

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 Moshe Berman

Rav, Rochester, New York d. 23 Iyar, 1943 (5703) The Rav moved to Rochester from Russia and was a member of the Agudath Harabonim. Anyone with information is asked to please send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Directions to kever: Britton Road Cemetery 188 Britton Road Rochester, NY 14616-3324 (585) 663-6937 Photo Credit: […]


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Rabbi Moshe Eliezer Fromowitz

Chief Rabbi of Zeilsheim (Frankfurt am Main, Germany) d. 7 Adar I, 1986 (5746) Anyone with information is asked to please send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Directions to kever: Vizhnitzer Cemetery in Monsey, NY RT. 306 (at the intersection of Brick Church Rd) Spring Valley, NY 10977 (Along the cemetery wall behind […]


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Tags: Monsey / New Square, NY · New York · Upstate New York

Rabbi Moshe Neuschloss

Serdehaly Rav d. 27 Adar, 1997 In 1957, the Rav was appointed Av Bias Din of the newly establishment Skverer community in Spring Valley, New York. Anyone with information is asked to please send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Directions to kever: Village of New Square Cemetery Grant Avenue Spring Valley, NY 10977 […]


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Tags: Chief Rabbi · Monsey / New Square, NY · New York · Upstate New York

Rabbi Moshe Shlomo Weiss

משה שלמה ב"ר חיים פרץ

Moshe Batlan

Date of Death: Sat. January 8, 1972 - Teves 21 5732



Photo Caption: Rabbi Moshe Weiss, Credit: Moreshes Chachmei America (MCA)


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Rabbi Nesanel Quinn

Rosh Yeshiva Mesivta Torah Vodath d. 28 Shevat, 2005 (5765) Anyone with information is asked to please send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Directions to kever: Monsey Cemetery Brick Church Road (off RT. 306) Spring Valley, NY 10977 (Behind the Vizhnitzer Cemetery, at the end of the main road right,  first section on the […]


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Rabbi Nissan Markel

ניסן ב"ר יעקב

Rav, Congregation Bris Sholom, Buffalo, New York

Date of Death: Sun. January 26, 1947 - Shevat 5 5707




Source: Buffalo Courier-Express, January 27, 1947 


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Rabbi Noach Rosenthal

נח ב"ר יוסף

Principal, Kingston Hebrew School, Ulster County

Date of Death: Thu. April 2, 1936 - Nissan 10 5696


Bio Information:
Rabbi Rosenthal drowned in the Rondout Creek. It was originally ruled a suicide by local authorities, then later changed to accidental.

Photo Caption: Rabbi Noach Rosenthal, Credit: MCA


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Rabbi Nosson Horowitz

Moreh Dasrah of Congregation Bais Yisroel of Monsey d. 29 Shevat, 2001 Rav Horowitz was born in Vienna, his father Rav Yaakov Yitzchok Horowitz, was the Riglitzer Rav. He was named after his grandfather the Liminover Rav and author of Meoros Nosson. Before moving to Monsey the Rav headed Khal Sheiris Yisrael in Williamsburg, Brooklyn. […]


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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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Tags: Monroe (Kiryas Yoel), NY · New York · Rosh Yeshiva · Upstate New York