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  • Rubin (deceased)
  • Arthur Rubin (1905 - d.)
  • Grand Rabbi Asher Yeshaya Rubin, Ropshitzer Rebbe (c.1777 - 1845)
    Author of Or Yesha, son-in-law of the Zera Kodesh Ropshitz is the name of a Hasidic dynasty, or rabbinical family and group who are descendants of Rabbi Naftali Zvi Horowitz of Ropshitz (1760-1827). ...
  • Beila Horowitz, of Linsk (1740 - 1802)
    Updated from MyHeritage Family Trees via sister Chana Breindel Ben Nathan Silberfeld (born Ben Yitzhak Horowitz) by SmartCopy : Sep 3 2015, 7:02:55 UTC
  • Chanda Renee Rubin
    Chanda Rubin (born February 18, 1976) is an American tennis player. Winning seven WTA Tour singles titles, she reached her highest ranking World No. 6 on April 8, 1996, after reaching semifinals at the...

About the Rubin surname

I really do not know where the surname Rubin comes from. However, There is a Rubin in my community who is a Cohen. He claims that the name Rubin comes from the Ruby stone on the Choshen that was worn by the Cohen Gadol (High Priest), hence the origin of him being a Cohen.

As far as I know though, I am not a Cohen.