Rav Chaim Yaakov Shapira (Shapiro) (c.1832 - c.1908)

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Birthplace: Ilya, Kovna
Death: Died in Jerusalem, Israel
Occupation: Rosh Beth Din of Jerusalem
Managed by: Arnon Katz
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About Rav Chaim Yaakov Shapira (Shapiro)

R' Haim Jacob Shapiro A.B.D Jerusalem for twenty years. He was born in 1832 in Ilya.

He settled in Israel in 1892, and married Esther Liba, thedaughter of Benzion Zak of Kovno 

(See Chapter 111 for their issue, being Katzenellenbogen descendants).

Source

The Unbroken Chain - Neil Rosenstein (1990) Volume 1, Chapter 11, page 133 G 15.

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Rav Chaim Yaakov Shapira's Timeline

1832
1832
Kovna
1854
1854
Age 22
Kaunas, Lithuania
1855
1855
Age 23
1908
June 20, 1908
Age 76
Jerusalem, Israel
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Kovno, Lithuania
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Jerusalem