Shechanya ben Ovadya 12th Exilarch

Is your surname ben Ovadya?

Research the ben Ovadya family

Shechanya ben Ovadya 12th Exilarch's Geni Profile

Share your family tree and photos with the people you know and love

  • Build your family tree online
  • Share photos and videos
  • Smart Matching™ technology
  • Free!


Shechanya ben Ovadya, 12th Exilarch

Hebrew: שכניה ben Ovadya, 12th Exilarch
Also Known As: "Shechaniah", "Shechanya"
Birthplace: Jerusalem, Israel
Death: Died in Jerusalem, Israel
Immediate Family:

Son of Obadya ibn Arnan, 11th Exilarch and Unknown bat David
Husband of Unknown bat Shlomo
Father of Shemayahu ben Shechanya 13th Exilarch
Half brother of שמעיה

Occupation: 12th Exilarch, Exilarque des Juifs
Managed by: Shmuel-Aharon Kam (Kahn / שמו...
Last Updated:

About Shechanya ben Ovadya 12th Exilarch

Abarbanel – undated handwritten manuscript from the collection of the late Rabbi Shmuel Gorr, held by Chaim Freedman. Reference was made to “Elef Margaliot” 1993, Meir Wunder.

See also Dayan Family tree - Mentioned in Dayan Family Tree – “Yashir Moshe”, 1864, Moshe Dayan. (see link to Dayan research).

view all

Shechanya ben Ovadya 12th Exilarch's Timeline

Jerusalem, Israel
Age 27
Jerusalem, Israel
Age 85
Jerusalem, Israel