R' Joseph Katzenellenbogen, A.B.D. Brest

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About Joseph Katzenellenbogen

Succeeded his father Abraham as head of court in Brest Litovsk (Brisk) -------------------- rabbi of Brisk -------------------- He was rabbi of Brest-Litovsk and was in turn succeeded by his son Aryeh Löb Katzenellenbogen. A "hesped" or sermon preached on the occasion of Abraham's death is contained in Eliezer ha-Levi's "Reaḥ ha-Sadeh" (Shklov, 1795). -------------------- Unbroken Chain p.585 G10.1