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Rabbi Aaron Halberstam

אהרן ב"ר אלישע

Gorlitzer Rav

Date of Death: Fri. November 5, 1976 - Cheshvan 12 5737



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Rabbi Asher Yeshaya Frankel

אשר ישעיהו ב"ר אלימלך

Puhietze Rebbe

Date of Death: Fri. April 1, 1966 - Nissan 11 5726


In Tribute:




Photo Caption: Ohel and kever of Rebbe Yisroel Ba’al Shem Tov (Besht), Medshibozh, Ukraine, Credit: IFJCAH
Note: Mr. Eli Glaser of Kew Gardens Hills can be seen in the picture. 


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Rabbi Chaim Kanner

חיים ב"ר יעקב שמשון הלוי

Chief Rabbi, Podgorze (Krakow), Poland

Date of Death: Wed. October 5, 1960 - Tishrei 14 5721



Photo Caption: Rav Chaim Kanner, Credit: Levertov Weiss Archives

In Memorial:



Photo Caption: Ohel of Rebbe Pinchas of Koretz, Shepetivka, Ukraine. It is also noted that his son, Rebbe Yehuda Meir (d. 29 Nissan, 5589 – May 2, 1829) was buried in the nearby cemetery, Credit: IFJCAH


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Rabbi Chaim Karalitzky

Moreh Dasrah Congregation Bikur Cholim d. 13 Sivan, 1984 (5744) The Rav was also 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 biographical information is asked to please send it in. See CONTACT […]


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Rabbi Eliezer Yehoshua Feldstein

Moreh Dasrah Shinever Kloiz, New York City d. 8 Av, 1988 (5748) Anyone with information is asked to please send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Directions to kever: Wellwood Cemetery Wellwood Avenue Farmingdale, NY 11735 (Agudath HaAdmorim Section on South Avenue along the road)


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Rabbi Meir Amsel

מאיר ב"ר אברהם

Rav, Congregation Yeshivas Hamaor, Boropark, Brooklyn

Date of Death: Sat. January 13, 2007 - Teves 23 5767


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Photo Caption: Rav Meir Amsel, c. 1999, Credit: Shmuel Botchy Amsel, Brooklyn, NY
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Photo Caption: Rav Meir Amsel greeting Rebbe Menachem Mendel Schneerson, Lubavitcher Rebbe on Hoshana Rabbah 1987, Credit: Institute For Judaic Culture and History
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Photo Caption: Rav Meir Amsel, c. 1960 in Monticello, NY checking the eruv, Credit: Shmuel Botchy Amsel, Brooklyn, NY

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Photo Caption: Rav Shmuel Engel of Radomshil, Credit: Moreshes Chachmei America’s Archives
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Photo Caption: Rav Shmuel Engel of Radomshil, Credit: Moreshes Chachmei America’s Archives

Bio Information:
Rav Meir Amsel  a talmud (disciple) of Rav Shmuel Engel of Radomshil, was the editor of the monthly rabbinical journal Hamaor for over fifty years and established a Mikva near his shul, among the first in the area.


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Rabbi Meir Cohen

מאיר ב"ר שמואל הכהן

Executive Vice President, Agudas HaRabonim United States and Canada

Date of Death: Sun. November 5, 1978 - Cheshvan 5 5739



Photo Caption, Rav Meir Cohen who also served as Cheif Rabbi of Jersey City for many years at the pulpit, Credit: IFJCAH

Photo Caption: At the Sheva Berachos of his son, Rabbi Samuel I Cohen, author of “The Religious Word” articles for the Jewish Press in Philadelphia, along with the Tolna Rebbe of Philadelphia. Credit: Baruch C Cohen Esq., Los Angeles

Photo Caption: His Smicha (ordination) from RIETS signed by, Rav Moshe Zevulun Margolies (Ramaz), Rav Binyamin Aronowitz, Rav Dov Revel, and Rav Shloma Polachek, Credit: Baruch C Cohen Esq., Los Angeles

Institute For Judaic Culture and History (IFJCAH)

 


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Rabbi Meir Schapiro

Chief Rabbi of Argentina d. 17 Tammuz, 1998 (5748) Anyone with biographical information is asked to please send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Directions to kever: Wellwood Cemetery Wellwood Avenue Farmingdale, NY 11735 (Corner of North and Zangwill Avenue, Block: 54, Section: Tiferes Jerusalem)


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Rabbi Mordechai Aryeh Nissenbaum

מרדכי אריה ב"ר משה הלוי

Rav, Brooklyn, NY

Date of Death: Sun. March 4, 1951 - Adar I 26 5711



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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 Simcha Eliezer Rubin

שמחה אליעזר ב"ר אברהם דוד

Rav, Congregation Bais Dovid D'Lantzut, Kew Gardens Hills, Queens

Date of Death: Thu. May 4, 2000 - Nissan 29 5760



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Rabbi Shimon Dov Esrog

Rav, New York City d. 4 Nissan, 1957 (5717) Anyone with information is asked to please send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Directions to kever: Wellwood Cemetery Wellwood Avenue Farmingdale, NY 11735 Location: Agudath HaAdmorim Section on South Avenue


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Rabbi Shlomo Yerucham Feldstein

Rav in New York d. 27 Av, 1960 (5720) Anyone with information is asked to please send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Directions to kever: Wellwood Cemetery Wellwood Avenue Farmingdale, NY 11735 (Agudath HaAdmorim Section on South Avenue along the road)


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Rabbi Shlomo Zalman Katz

שלמה זלמן ב"ר יהונתן בנימין הכהן

Rav, Anshie Kutna of the Bronx

Date of Death: Sun. June 10, 1962 - Sivan 8 5722



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Rabbi Shmuel Aaron Horowitz

שמואל אהרן ב"ר יצחק

Melitzer Rav of The Lower East Side

Date of Death: Sat. February 15, 2003 - Adar I 14 5763



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Rabbi Yechezkel Shraga Halberstam

Gorlitzer Rav d. 2 Cheshvan, 1984 Anyone with information is asked to please send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Directions to kever: Wellwood Cemetery Wellwood Ave Farmingdale, NY 11735 (Agudath HaAdmorim Section on South Avenue)


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Rabbi Yisroel Avroham Stein

Foltichen Rav of Bensonhurst, Brooklyn d. 21 Cheshvan, 1989 (5750) Anyone with information is asked to please send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Directions to kever: Wellwood Cemetery Wellwood Avenue Farmingdale, NY 11735 (Agudath HaAdmorim Section on South Avenue)


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Rabbi Yitzchok Aaron Singer

Moreh Dasrah Bialystoker Synagogue d. 13 Teves, 2001 Anyone with information is asked to please send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Directions to kever: Wellwood Cemetery Wellwood Avenue Farmingdale, NY 11735 (Agudath HaAdmorim Section on South Avenue)


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Rabbi Zalman Tuvia Golubowski

Cong. Bais Yaakov – Anshi Sholom, Brooklyn, New York

Date of Death: Tue. November 20, 1945 - Kislev 16 5706


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Photo Caption: A delegation of rabboinm in Washington, DC, 1925 (see list below), Credit: Moreshes Chachmei America’s Archives
1. Rav Zalman Tuvia Golubowski, Bayonne, New Jersey
2. Rav Tzvi Hirsh Dachowitz, Agudath Achim Anshei Libowitz
3. Rav Menachem Yehuda Guzik, Makover Rav
4. Rav Avroham Aaron Yudelovitch, Eldridge Street Synagogue
5. Rebbe Yitzchok Leifer, Nedvorana Bronx Rebbe
6. Rav Gavriel Zev Margolis, Knesseth HaRabonim
7. Rav Avroham Miller, Cong. Bnai Yisroel of Borough Park
8. Lionel Golub, attorney representing the Union of Orthodox Rabbis on this endeavor
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Photo Caption: Rabbi Zalman Tuvia Golubowski, Credit: Janice Singer-Capek, Atlanta, GA
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Photo Caption:  Rabbi Zalman Tuvia Golubowski,  Rabbi Avroham Aaron Yudelovitch (center), a third brother, Credit: Janice Singer-Capek, Atlanta, GA


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Rabbi Zev Yehuda Lichtschein

Rav, Brooklyn, New York d. 19 Sivan, 1951 (5711) Anyone with information is asked to please send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Directions to kever: Wellwood Cemetery Wellwood Avenue Farmingdale, NY 11735 T: 631 – 249 – 2300 Location: Needed Click photo to enlarge , a new window will open, click that one […]


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Rebbe Aaron Tzvi Landau

אהרן צבי ב"ר יחזקאל שרגא

Veretzky Rebbe of Brooklyn

Date of Death: Sat. January 11, 2003 - Shevat 8 5763


Photo Caption: Rebbe Aaron Tzvi Landau, Credit: Rabbi Shalom Noach Landau


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Rebbe Alexander Yom Tov Lipa Rubin

אלכסנדר יום טוב ליפא ב"ר יצחק אייזיק

Volbrum Duliner Rebbe

Date of Death: Wed. June 26, 2002 - Tammuz 16 5762



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Rebbe Asher Yeruchem Horowitz

אשר ירוחם ב"ר אברהם

Schendisheve Rebbe

Date of Death: Tue. March 8, 1955 - Adar 14 5715
Purim



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Rebbe Avroham Dovid Rubin

אברהם דוד ב"ר אליעזר

Lantzuter Rebbe

Date of Death: Tue. September 10, 1963 - Elul 21 5723



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Rebbe Avroham Pinchos Sfard (Sefard)

אברהם פינחס ב"ר יעקב יוסף

Kinyev Rebbe

Date of Death: Sun. July 2, 1950 - Tammuz 17 5710
Shiva Asar B'tammuz



Photo Caption: Kinyev Rebbe, Credit: Yitz Twersky, Kew Gardens Hills

Photo Caption: The Rebbe is sitting second from the left, Credit: Needed

In Memorial:
Kever of Rebbe Yaakov Yosef of Ostrog (Rebbe Yeva), d. 20 Tishrei, 5551 (1790) along with his grandson and namesake, Ostrog, Ukraine:



Note: Rebbe Yeva was a student of the Baal Shem Tov. It should also be noted that the Maharsha, Rav Shmuel Eliezer HaLevi Eidels (d.1631) as well as the Chief Rabbi of Ostrog, Rav Meir Margolis (d. 1790) are buried in the same cemetery.  Credit: IFJCAH


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Rebbe Baruch Ben Tzion Twersky

ברוך בן ציון ב"ר מרדכי

Loyev Chernobyler Rebbe

Date of Death: Fri. August 31, 1945 - Elul 22 5705



Photo Caption (From R-L) Loyev Chernobyler Rebbe, Kapishnitzer Rebbe, and (side profile) Kinyev Rebbe, Credit: Yitz Twersky, Kew Gardens Hills


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Rebbe Baruch Horowitz

ברוך ב"ר נפתלי

Melitz Lizensker Rebbe

Date of Death: Sun. December 19, 1954 - Kislev 24 5715



Photo Caption: Melitz Lizensker Rebbe, Credit: Y.B.Y. Horowitz


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Rebbe Ben Tzion Frankel

בן ציון ב"ר יוסף חיים

Vielopoler Rebbe

Date of Death: Fri. June 13, 1975 - Tammuz 4 5735



Photo Caption: The Vielopoler Rebbe (first person on the left) walking along a wedding procession in Detroit, Credit: MCA


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Rebbe Ben Tzion Walkenfeld

בן ציון ב"ר אלימלך

Lizensker Rebbe

Date of Death: Tue. July 7, 1942 - Tammuz 22 5702



Photo Caption: Rabbi Chaim Wolkenfeld, the Rav’s first cousin (Poland / Germany), Credit: Nathaniel Wolkenfeld


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Rebbe Binyamin Halberstam (Teitelbaum / Liphshitz)

בנימין ב"ר אריה ליבוש

Rudnicker Rebbe

Date of Death: Thu. February 9, 1961 - Shevat 23 5721



Photo Caption: Rudniker Rebbe, Credit: Dr. Meyer Halberstam

Photo Caption: Rudniker Rebbe, Credit: MCA

Bio Information:
The Rebbe was a descendant of Rebbe Aryeh Leibish Liphshitz, the Aryeh D’Bei Ilu. The Rebbe’s cousin, Rebbe Moshe Liphshitz, the Philadelphia Rebbe moved to Eretz Yisroel (Israel) in 1958.


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