Granddaughter of Rav Yeruchem Olshin Engaged


This past Thursday, a vort was held in Lakewood, NJ, in honor of the engagement of a granddaughter of Rav Yeruchem Olshin, rosh yeshiva of Bais Medrash Govoah in Lakewood.

The kallah is a daughter of Rav Avrohom Nachman Leshinsky, R”M at Yeshiva Keren Hatorah of Lakewood.

The chosson is a son of Rav Meir Simcha Bakst, rosh yeshiva at Yeshiva Gedolah Ateres Mordechai of Detroit.

The kallah’s other grandfather is Rav Yeruchem Leshinsky, longtime R”M at the Mirrer Yeshiva in Brooklyn.

The kallah is a great-granddaughter of Rav Avigdor Miller zt”l and Rav Dov Schwartzman zt”l.

The chosson is a grandson of Rav Leib Bakst zt”l, rosh yeshiva of Yeshiva Gedolah Ateres Mordechai of Detroit, and Rav Binyomin Zeilberger zt”l, rosh yeshiva of Yeshiva Bais Hatalmud in Bensonhurst.

The vort was held at Yeshiva Ketana Hall in Lakewood.



  1. wow big yichus, but isn’t the kalla a grand-granddaughter of Reb Avigdor Miller not the choson? Im confused unless they are cousins.


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