Rabbi Tzemach Hoffenberg
צמח ב"ר פסחCongregation Ados Yisroel, Hartford, CT
Date of Death:
Mon. November 28, 1938 -
Kislev 5 5699
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Directions to Kever: Zion Hill Cemetery - Adas Israel in Hartford, Connecticut. Enter the non-Jewish cemetery at the intersection of Zion & Ward Street, make fist left and proceed into Jewish Cemetery. At the double chain link fence continue on foot to the section on the left. Large sealed ohel on the opposite side, along the fence near Ward Street.
Name Listed on Cemetery Database: Alternate spelling: Cemach
Photo Caption:Rabbi Cemach (Tzemach) Hoffenberg,, Credit: Jewish Historical Society of Greater Hartford
Photo Caption: Ados Israel Market Street building, Credit: Jewish Historical Society of Greater Hartford
Rabbi Cemach (Tzemach) Hoffenberg, a charter member of the Agudath Harabonim authored many seforim, among them Minchas Tzemach and Haichel Tzemach. The Rav, who came to the United States in 1897 first served in Springfield, MA before settling in Hartford in 1899.
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