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Rabbi Shlomo Yitzchok Scheinfeld

January 7th, 2015 · 2 Comments

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

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Cemetery Details
3655 South 43rd Street
Milwaukee, WI 53220
United States

Phone: (414) 352-4370
Contact: Delores Kramer


Cemetery Map:

Notes: The cemetery is owned and operated by the Conservative synagogue, Congregation Beth Israel at 6880 North Green Bay Road. T: 262-545-0394 or (414) 352-7310

Directions to Kever: Second Home Cemetery is located in Milwaukee, Wisconsin along South 43rd Street. Location: Grave Number: S10L2SS2

Name Listed on Cemetery Database: Name listed on marker: Rabbi Solomon Isaac Scheinfeld

Biographical Notes:

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

Credit: Grave Walker( L Kopet)

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2 responses so far ↓

  • 1 Rabbi Stern // Oct 15, 2018 at 11:30 am

    His shul in Milwaukee:

  • 2 Moishe scheinfeld // Nov 9, 2019 at 9:08 pm

    Hi, my name is Moishe Scheinfeld, my father ע”ה name was Yitzchok Scheinfeld. His father who died I believe in 1950 name was Mordechai Tzvi. He came over to Brazil For business in the 30’s he was from Romania. in Brazil he met my grandmother and they married. My father new that his father left behind his family(parents Brothers and sisters) but he didn’t know who they were or their names. I have been looking for relatives for a long time. I have heard of other Scheinfeld’s but don’t know f we r related. Can u give me some background of this rabbi Shlomo Yitzchok scheinfeld.
    Please respond
    Moishe Scheinfeld

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