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Rabbi Mordecai Suffness

מרדכי ב״ר נפתלי מיכל

Rav, Anshei Emes, Trenton, New Jersey

Date of Death: Mon. December 24, 1928 - Teves 11 5689



Photo Caption: Rabbi Mordecai Suffness, Credit: Tom Glover’s Hamilton Scrapbook


Photo Caption: Anshei Emes, Union Street Building, Credit: Tom Glover’s Hamilton Scrapbook

Bio Information:
Congregation People Of Truth (Anshei Emes – ORTHODOX) 1891
Congregation of the People of Truth (Anshei Emes) was an offshoot of the 1200 family membership of Brothers of Israel. organized 1891. In 1902 the new congregation purchased the Second Presbyterian Church, on Union Street, refitted it for a synagogue; dedicated it on March 15, 1903.
In 1908, Max Surfnoss was the rabbi of the People of Truth synagogue. He lived nearly at 59 Union street. Born Vilna, Russia, he attended college in his native city; became a Rabbi. His first congregation was at Old Kinek, Province of Vilna. He emigrated to America in 1892. He was Rabbi of a New York congregation for about four years and came to Trenton in 1896 at the call of the People of Truth congregation, Anshie Emes, or People of Truth con­gregation two structures at Union and Fall streets: the synagogue and a school for a capacity of 200 students. There are two teachers, H. Hinkin and Hyman Vroblinsky. The Sabbath school has for its teachers Miss Fannie Bushnon and Eleak Budsin.
Source: Tom Glover’s Hamilton Scrapbook

Photo Caption: Clover Avenue Cemetery, aerial view map, Credit: Google maps

Credit: Find a Grave


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Rabbi Yissachar Levin

יששכר ב"ר אברהם אריה חיים לוי

Chief Rabbi, Trenton, New Jersey

Date of Death: Fri. February 28, 1969 - Adar 10 5729



Credit: Needed

Photo Caption: Clover Avenue Cemetery, aerial view map, Credit: Google maps

Credit: Find a Grave 


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