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Rabbi Baruch Meir Klein

May 30th, 2012 · 7 Comments

Rabbi Baruch Meir Klein

ברוך מאיר ב"ר יהושע זעליג הכהן

Chief Rabbi, Winnipeg, Canada

Date of Death: Tue. November 10, 1931 - Cheshvan 30 5692
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Cemetery:

Cemetery Details

Directions to Kever: Mount Carmel Cemetery in Ridgewood, Queens maintains computerized records and will provide a detailed location map upon request. Location: Section: 1, Block: D, Map: 25, Line: 8, Grave: 10, Society: Bnai Jehuda

Name Listed on Cemetery Database: KLEIN, BERNAT

Biographical Notes:


Photo Caption: Rabbi Baruch Meir Klein at age 78 (unconfirmed), Credit: Institute For Judaic Culture and History (IFJCAH)


Credit: Shmuel Amsel, Brooklyn, NY

Tags: Mount Carmel Cemetery, NY · New York · Queens / L.I., NY

7 responses so far ↓

  • 1 YD Miller // May 30, 2012 at 6:17 pm

    His sefer Imrie Baruch on HB:
    http://www.hebrewbooks.org/31384

    He was born in Kroli, Hungary to Reb Yehoshua Zelig Hacohen Klein, and Breindel.

    Married to the daughter of R’ Yisroel Kupperstein of Dorog, Hungary.

    For a time he served as Rav in Winnipeg, Canada and in NYC where he served various Hungarian communities, including B’nai Aharon, ahavas Achim, Ohavie Emes and B’nai Yehuda, he even had a Yeshivah called Damesek Eliezer.

    From one of his Hakdumes it appears that he was a Belzer Chusid, he also authored Gedilas Mordechai a biography on the Rebbe Reb Mordeche’le of Nadvorne.

  • 2 YD Miller // May 30, 2012 at 6:24 pm

    The sefer Gedilas Mordecahi on OH:
    http://www.otzar.org/wotzar/Book.aspx?106149&

    He lived at the time in Debrecin, Hungary

  • 3 MENDLE // Aug 20, 2013 at 3:51 pm

    To; Y D Miller.
    You mention He was a rabbi in the Ahavas Achim, do you know what happened to that Shule?

  • 4 YD Miller // Aug 22, 2013 at 5:41 pm

    I dont

  • 5 meyer // Aug 19, 2014 at 1:07 pm

    he wrote a sefer “shaly shalom yerushlayim” against mizrachi

  • 6 meyer // Aug 19, 2014 at 1:08 pm

    did he had children?

  • 7 meyer // Aug 19, 2014 at 1:10 pm

    how do u know that r burich m klein who wrote gedulas mordchi on nadvorna is that same person/.

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