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Rebbe Shalom Yosef Twersky

December 3rd, 2007 · 9 Comments

Rebbe Shalom Yosef Twersky

שלום יוסף ב"ר מרדכי זוסיא

Trisk Prosskorov Rebbe

Date of Death: Thu. February 8, 1945 - Shevat 25 5705

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Cemetery Details

Directions to Kever: Beth David Cemetery in Elmont, NY maintains computerized records and will provide a detailed location map upon request. Location: Macpela Avenue, between Monroe and Jackson Ave, towards the back of the section

Biographical Notes:

Photo Caption: Trisk Prosskorov Rebbe, Credit: Yitz Twersky, KGH

Photo Caption: The Rebbe’s father, Rebbe Mordechai Zusia of Trisk Hotzales (d. 1936), Credit: Yitz Twersky, KGH

Photo Caption: The Rebbe’s uncle, Rebbe Mordechai of Trisk Kuzmir (d. 1917), Credit: Yitz Twersky, KGH

Photo Caption: The Rebbe’s brother, Rebbe Dovid of Trisk Buhush (d. 1933),
 Credit: Yitz Twersky, KGH

Photo Credit: The Rebbe’s father-in-law (2nd marriage), Rebbe Yosef Dovid Ashkenzy of Bazilia, Credit: MAC

Photo Caption: Rebbe’s father-in-law (3rd marriage), Rebbe Menachem Nachum Twersky 0f Tolna Tulchin, Credit. Yitz Twersky, KGH 

Credit: IFJCAH

Credit: MCA

Credit: MCA

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9 responses so far ↓

  • 1 chasidisher yid // Jan 26, 2009 at 12:36 am

    he was in (zivug rishon) a son-in-law of the manistrishter rebbe his wife died 6 Week after his wedding

  • 2 Leib Braun // Jan 26, 2009 at 3:48 pm

    Was this in America or in Europe? The Manestricher lost many of his children during his lifetime including a son and DIL who already had children of their own.

  • 3 S G // Jan 28, 2009 at 2:18 am

    in Europe

  • 4 azi // Jun 1, 2009 at 4:30 pm

    His grandfather R’ Menachem of Trisk-Brisk was a SIL of R’ Dovid’l Tolner. He came to US in 1920.

  • 5 Mo. Kennedy // Sep 2, 2011 at 7:50 am

    Does anybod know where Prosskorov is

  • 6 Mo. Kennedy // Sep 2, 2011 at 7:53 am

    Does anybody know where Prosskorov is

  • 7 Ben Bee Zee // Sep 4, 2011 at 2:42 pm

    the original name is Chmelnitzki and was changed to Proskurev, now the name was changed back. it’s 38 km (23.5 miles) from Medzibuz

  • 8 Yichus kosov // Jan 10, 2016 at 12:40 pm

    Having Descendents living in Canada and in California and jerusalem

  • 9 choker // Jul 15, 2018 at 1:55 pm

    his grandfather was a SIL of the Behosher Rebbe, the pruskover is named after the behosher father Reb Sholom Yosef son of the holy Ruziner and SIL of Reb Don Radviler.

    He had A shul in Borough Park

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