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Rabbi Shlomo Yitzchok Scheinfeld

שלומה יצחק ב"ר אהרן

Chief Rabbi, United Orthodox Congregations of Milwaukee

Date of Death: Sat. April 24, 1943 - Nissan 5703


Bio Information:
The Rav was born in Skodivlle, Lithuanian and studied in Kovno. He arrived here in 1890 and for a short while was the Rabbi of the Bais Medrash Hagadol of Milwaukee before accepting the position of Chief Rabbi of Louisville, KY. In 1902 he returned to Milwaukee where he was installed as Chief Rabbi of Wisconsin while being the Rabbi of Congregation Beth Israel.

Photo Caption: Rabbi Shlomo Yitzchok Scheinfeld, Credit: Needed

Photo Caption: Rabbi Shlomo Yitzchok Scheinfeld, Credit: Needed


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Tags: Chief Rabbi · Wisconsin

Rabbi Yaakov Yeshaya Anton

יעקב ישעיהו ב"ר מרדכי הלוי

Rav, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Date of Death: Mon. August 30, 2010 - Elul 20 5770



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Rabbi Yitzchok Isaac Bloom

Rav, Beth Hamedrash HaGadol, Milwaukee, WI d. 13 Adar I, 1930 (5690) Anyone with information is asked to please send it in. See CONTACT page for details. Directions to kever: Beth Hamedrash HaGadol Cemetery 134 S. Dana Court Milwaukee, WI 53214 (414) 871-8760 Location: Needed Click photo to enlarge , a new window will open, […]


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Tags: Needs Repair · Wisconsin

Rebbe Ben Tzion Chaim Shlomo Meshulam Zusia Twersky

בן ציו חיים שלומה משולם זושא ב"ר יעקב ישראל

Hornisteiple Rebbe of Denver, Colorado

Date of Death: Wed. October 21, 1981 - Tishrei 23 5742
Simchas Torah


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Photo Caption: Hornisteiple Rebbe of Denver, Colorado, Credit: Yitz Twersky, Kew Gardens Hills, NY
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Photo Caption: Hornisteiple Rebbe of Denver, Colorado, Credit: Larry Schwartz, Evanston, IL

 

In Memorial:
Rabbi Meshulam Zusha of Hanipol (d. 1800)
Rebbe Yehuda Aryeh Leib Hakohen of Anipoli (d. 1806)

Photo Caption: Overlooking the Ohel of Rebbe Zisha, Hannopil (Slavuta), Ukraine, Credit: IFJCAH

Photo Caption: Inside the Ohel of Rebbe Zisha, alongside the Mezritcher Maggid (d. 1772) and Rebbe Yehuda Aryeh Leib Hakohen of Anipoli, author of Ohr Haganuz, and an unidentified tomb. It should be noted that both Rebbe Zisha and Rebbe Aryeh Leib wrote approbations for the Tanya. Credit: IFJCAH
Also seen in the picture is Ushi Shafran of Cedarhurst, NY

Photo Caption: Rabbi Noach Isaac Oelbaum of Kew Gardens Hills at the kever of Rebbe Zisha in May 2019, Credit: IfJCAH

Photo Credit: Kever of Rebbe Aryeh Leib Hakohen, Credit: IFJCAH


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Tags: Admorim · Chernobyl · Wisconsin

Rebbe Yaakov Yisroel Twersky

יעקב ישראל ב"ר בן ציון יהודה ליב

Hornisteiple Milwaukee Rebbe

Date of Death: Wed. August 8, 1973 - Av 10 5733


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Photo Caption: Rebbe  Yaakov Yisroel TwerskyCredit: Yitz Twersky, Kew Gardens Hills, NY
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Caption: Rebbe Yaakov Yisroel Twersky’s grandfather, Rebbe Mordechai Dov of Hornistaiple, d. 1903, Credit: Yitz Twersky, Kew Gardens Hills, NY
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Photo Caption: Newspaper clipping announcing Rebbe Yaakov Yisroel Twersky arrival on these shores. 


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Tags: Admorim · Chernobyl · Mystery · Wisconsin