R’ Aron Moshes, was the Rosh Beis Din of the Frankfurt Jewish community. His passing marks the end of an era, since his son R’ Zelig, was the leader of the 11 people, who exited the reformed, transformed community, founding the ‘Austritsgemeinde’ [exit-community], which was soon to be headed by Rabbi Shamshon Rafael Hirsch.
R’ Aron Moshe, was a close friend of the Chassam Sofer. He passed away on 11 Iyar, at the age of 84, and was buried on the 13th of Iyar.
Source: Frankfurter Memorbuch
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