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  • Sara Sosha Schochet (1911 - 2001)
  • Jacob Immanuel Schochet (1935 - 2013)
    Jacob Immanuel Schochet (August 27, 1935 - July 27, 2013) was a rabbi, academic and scholar who wrote and lectured on the history and philosophy of Hasidism and on themes of Jewish thought and ethics. ...
  • Dov Yehuda Schochet (1904 - 1974)
    Courtesy of Lithuania Internal Passports Database, 1919-1940 at 5 Aug 1921 Telsiai Telsiai Telsiai SOCHETAS / [SHOKHET], Berel Leib single Meyer Shmuel 26-Jul-04 Telsiai 48802...
  • Zvi Hirsch Cohen, Chief Rabbi Canada (1862 - 1950)
    Rabbi Zvi Hirsch, Leonard Cohen's great grand uncle Rabbi Zvi Hirsch Cohen was born in 1862 in Lithuania and received his rabbinical ordination in Vilna and Volozhin. He was dean of the Canadian Ra...
  • Meshulam Feish Lowy אדמור מטאהש (1921 - 2015)
    Meshulim Feish (Ferencz) Lowy , was born in Hungary in 1921, the son of a rabbi in the Hungarian town of Demetch who was known as the Demetcher rov (rabbi). His grandfather, Elimelech, served as a rabb...