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Rabbi Yaakov Tzvi Erusalimsky

March 6th, 2017 · 2 Comments

Rabbi Yaakov Tzvi Erusalimsky

יעקב צבי ב"ר שמשון שמואל יהודה

Rav, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Date of Death: Sat. February 10, 1940 - Adar I 1 5740
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Cemetery Details

Directions to Kever: Mount Sharon Cemetery is located in Springfield, Pennsylvania. Springfield, a suburb of Philadelphia is located about 10 miles west of the city. Location: Needed

Name Listed on Cemetery Database: Name listed on marker: Erusalimsky

Biographical Notes:

Photo Caption: Rav Yaacov Tzvi Erusalimsky, Credit: Moreshes Chachmei America’s Archives

Photo Caption: The Rav’s uncle, Rav Moshe Nachum Erusalimsky, Cheif Rabbi, Kielce, Poland, d. 1914, Credit: Moreshes Chachmei America’s Archives

Credit: Moreshes Chachmei America’s Archives

Credit: Moreshes Chachmei America’s Archives

Credit: Sid

Tags: Pennsylvania · Philadelphia, PA

2 responses so far ↓

  • 1 Jay Henry Aizen(Yaakov Tzvi Aizen // Jul 28, 2017 at 12:30 pm

    Rav Yaakov Tzvi Erusualimski was my Great Grandfather,Zichrono Livrecha.I was named for him.He was a descendant of Rashi and a Tzadik in his own life.Was born in Jurine The Ukraine.

  • 2 Yitzchak Jearolmen // Nov 2, 2017 at 11:10 pm


    Do you know an Ida Goldberg? Who is also buried in the same cemetery as Rav Yaakov Tzvi. Her maiden name was Jerusalimsky. Any relation to you and the Rav?

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