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Rabbi Yeshaya Hurwitz

July 19th, 2011 · 4 Comments

Rabbi Yeshaya Hurwitz

ישעי ב״ר אורי איש הלוי

Rav, Chicago, Illinois

Date of Death: Sat. October 10, 1908 - Tishrei 14 5669
1st day of Succos

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Cemetery Details

Directions to Kever: Waldheim Cemetery in Chicago maintains computerized records and will provided a detailed location map upon request. Location: Needed

Name Listed on Cemetery Database: Name listed on marker: Iss Hurwitz

Biographical Notes:

Credit: Jim Craig, Evanston, IL

Credit: Jim Craig, Evanston, IL

Tags: Chicago, IL · Illinois · Waldheim Cemetery - Chicago

4 responses so far ↓

  • 1 shloime // Jul 19, 2011 at 12:18 pm

    intresting .

    i have heard in the past the familie name

    ” ish horowic ” but ” ish halevi horowic” never heard of

  • 2 Ben Bee Zee // Jul 19, 2011 at 1:14 pm

    Horowitz is the name of a city, that’s where the title “Ish Horowitz” stems from, meaning a man from the city Horowitz!

  • 3 Ben Bee Zee // Jul 19, 2011 at 1:58 pm

    I found an Uri Horowitz in Salant

  • 4 shloime // Jul 20, 2011 at 1:14 pm

    usually the einiklach from the shloh hakodoish are called ish horovic , and as the are levijim its normal :

    avrohom ben moshe halevi, ish horovic

    but here it is like : moshe ben avrohom ish, halevi horovic

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