Rebbe Eliezer Chaim Rabinowitz
אליעזר חיים ב"ר ברוךYompola Rebbe
Date of Death:
Mon. May 8, 1916 -
Iyar 5 5676
Anyone with biographical information is asked to please send it in.
See CONTACT page for details. Thank you.
Directions to Kever: Mount Judah Cemetery in Ridgewood, Queens maintains computerized records and will provide a detailed location map upon request. Location: Corner of Lebanon Road and Sinai Avenue, look for large candle box
Name Listed on Cemetery Database: RABINOWITZ, LAZAR
Photo Caption: Rebbe Eliezer Chaim Rabinowitz of Yompola, Credit: From the library of Jonathan Stern, Takoma Park, MD
Photo Caption: The Rebbe’s grandson, Rebbe Dovid Yitzchok Eizek of Skolye d. 1979 buried on Har Hazeisim, Credit: Moreshes Chachmei America’s Archives
The Yampola Rebbe, the forbearer of the Skolya Chassidic Court was among the first Admorim to visit these shores. The Rebbe first visited the United States in 1890 and eventually settled in New York in 1912. The Rebbe was also from the first Admorim to be buried in America.
« Previous: Rabbi Hillel LichtensteinNext: Rabbi Avroham Eliezer Alperstein »