R' Shimon "Michtav Sofer" Shreiber - Sofer, -

Kraków, Kraków County, Lesser Poland Voivodeship, Poland

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R' Shimon "Michtav Sofer" Shreiber - Sofer (Schreiber), -

Nicknames: "הרב שמעון - המכתב סופר", "Michtav Sofer", "Mikhtav Sofer"
Birthdate:
Birthplace: Bratislava, Bratislava, Bratislava Region, Slovakia
Death: Died in יארצייט:יז אדר ראשון, ה'תרמג
Place of Burial: Kraków, Małopolskie, Polska
Immediate Family:

Son of Moses Schreiber - Chatam Sofer and Sorel-Sarah Schreiber-Sofer Kalischer (Eger) [2nd wife]
Husband of Miriam Sternberg
Father of Akiva / עקיבא Schreiber / שרייבר; Yisrael David Dov Sofer (Schreiber); Yoel Schreiber; matasdorfer Rav; חיים אהרון and 8 others
Brother of Hindel Ehrenfeld; Gittel Kornitzer Spitzer; Rabbi Avraham Shmuel Binyamin Sofer/Schreiber, "Ktav Sofer"; Simcha Lehmann; Rechel Friedman and 7 others
Half brother of ? Lev; הגאון רבי אברהם שמואל בנימין סופר זצל בעל הכתב סופר; Rabbi Avraham Shmuel Binyamin Sofer/Schreiber, "Ktav Sofer"; Gleuckchen Kalischer and Fadel Rodisch Gins-Schlesinger

Occupation: Rabbi of Krakov
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About R' Shimon "Michtav Sofer" Shreiber - Sofer, -

Rabbi Shimon Sofer (1820–1883) (German: Simon Schreiber) was a prominent Orthodox Jewish Rabbi in the 19th century. He was Chief Rabbi of Kraków, Poland after serving as Chief Rabbi of Mattersdorf. He was the second son of the famous Rabbi Moshe Sofer (Chassam Sofer) of Pressburg.

As president of the Orthodox Jewish party Machzikei HaDas, Sofer was a member of the Polenklub at the Reichsrat under the Austria-Hungary monarch Franz Joseph I. He was elected as Deputy of the Kolomyia district of Galicia. As a Halakhist and Talmudist he authored commentary and responsa in a work known today as Michtav Sofer.

1913-1990-The Eger Family Association- אילן ז

About R' Shimon "Michtav Sofer" Shreiber - Sofer, - (עברית)

אבדק"ק מטסדורף - קראקא

יסד עם הגאון הקדוש ר' יהושע מבלז את ארגון "מחזיקי הדת" ושימש כנשיאו. שנים רבות היה ציר היהדות החרדית של גליציה בפרלמנט האוסטרי

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R' Shimon "Michtav Sofer" Shreiber - Sofer, -'s Timeline

1820
December 18, 1820
Bratislava, Bratislava, Bratislava Region, Slovakia
1839
1839
Age 18
Hungary
1846
January 5, 1846
Age 25
Mattersburg, Mattersburg District, Burgenland, Austria
1847
1847
Age 26
1883
February 24, 1883
Age 62
יארצייט:יז אדר ראשון, ה'תרמג
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