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Rabbi Yechiel Mechel Fried - (b. - 1993)

step-Son-in-Law of Rav Hillel Lichtenstein ZT"L

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Yitzchak Klauber of Posen MP (1475 - 1530)

. . .when the Maharshal quotes his grandfather, R. Yitzchok Klauber, noted are many of the places where the Maharshal cites his grandfather, throughout his many seforim (p. 3, n.6), along with a brief ...

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Simcha Hagadol (Hakoen) Rapaport (1650 - 1718)

The death date was:July 4, 1717Ori modified to:Aug 4/1718 based on the below grave storySee Grave story here... 3&pgnum=66-------------------------------------Mentioned in the bookSee Hereof the Solove...

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R' Duvid Leib Baum [of Zabidnik] - (deceased)

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Mar Rav Haninai II ben Yehuda, Gaon MP (c.920 - 969)

needs corrected dates

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Baila Yaffa Sirkis (1580 - 1638)

Maybe she was called also Yaffa Passed away on the seventh day of Passover, 5398

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Joseph Colon Ben Solomon Trabotto ("Maharik") (1420 - 1480)

aka Maharik Morenu Ha Rav MaHaRIK, RIK Rabbi Joseph Kolon (Colon) French-Jewish descent. Lived 1469 in Mestre, near Venezia. from Jewish Encyclopedia: The foremost Talmudist of Italy in the s...

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Rabbi Yehuda Landau - MP (1672 - 1737)

--------------------R' YEHUDA (JUDAH) LANDAU (B.1672 HILDESHEIM- D.1737, on the 13th day of Kislev, in APTOW) - CHAYA - (D.1740). THEY WERE THE PARENTS OF THE NODA B'YEHUDA. CHAYA WAS THE DAUGHTER OF E...

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Rabbi Gershon HaCohen Katz [of Prague] - - MP (c.1496 - d.)

Die Familie Wolf - by Ernst Wolf 1924see chart of family Latzko--------------------ID: I69061Name: Gershon (Rabbi) Ha-Cohen KATZ of PragueSex: MName: Gerson (Rabbi) HA-COHEN KATZName: Gershom KATZName:...

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Reb. Sara Lipsha Greenfeld - (deceased)

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Yosef Treves MP (1355 - 1435)

another possible death year is 1429The Treves family is known for its descent from Rashi, although the exact lineage, generation for generation, has not been preserved.The first to report this connecti...

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Rabbi Yisrael "Baal Shem Tov'' הבעש״ט MP (c.1698 - 1760)

Rabbi Yisroel (Israel) ben Eliezer (רבי ישראל בן אליעזר) (August 27, 1698 (18 Elul) ...

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Rabbi Joel Sirkis [The Bach MP (1561 - 1640)

Yoel Sirkis, (1561-1640), also known as the Bach - an abbreviation of his magnum opus, Bayit Chadash - was a prominent Jewish posek and halakhist. He lived in central Europe and held rabbinical positio...

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Dina Katz Heschel (Wahl Katzenellenbogen) - MP (1610 - c.1664)

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Beila Horodenker (deceased)

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David Halevi Segal - The Taz דוד הלוי סגל בעל הט״ז MP (1586 - 1667)

David haLevi Segal , the famous author of Turei Zahav (TaZ) דוד הלוי סגל --------------------David HaLevi Segal, דו&#...

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Naftali Zvi Hirsch Shor MP (1530 - 1587)

….almost everyone with the name Shor (or one of the many variants thereof) has a family tradition claiming descent from one or more of the legendary rabbi's of this outstanding Literary/Rabbinic...

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Rabbi Ephraim Zalman Shor, author of "Tevuat Shor" MP (1550 - c.1633)

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Henele Bas Wahl Shor MP (1589 - 1633)

Polish King wanted to marry Hannah. Father asked Ephraim who, although very aged, agreed to save her. ========================================= Saul Wahl – by Dr. Neil Rosenstein Chapter t...

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Rabbi Yaacov Shor MP (b. - 1655)

The Unbroken Chain, by Dr. Neil Rosenstein - See Chapter Vl:B Jewish Gen - Pinkus Poland . . . There was also a Yeshiva in Ludmir headed by Rabbi Yom Tov Lipman Heller, the author of Tosfot Yom T...

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Rabbi Moshe Elya Reich/Elowitz of Zborov (deceased)

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R' Pinchas Elimelech Of kleiverdan Reich (deceased)

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Admur R' Elazar Weisblum M'Lizhensk MP (1742 - 1813)

הרבי אלעזר וייסבלום מליז'נסק...

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Rabbi Elimelech of Rimanov (1780 - 1844)

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Rabbi Shia Heshil - - (b. - 1664)

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Harav Shaul Yechezkel Greenfeld (Litchiker) (1794 - 1849)

Mechaber Sefer Mugen Shaul

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Mordechai Deutsch (b. - 1772)

בעמח"ס מור דרור

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Rabbi Dovid Deutsch - (1755 - 1831)

Named after his great great grand father (from his mother's side).

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HGH"K R' Avrohom M'Nadvorne (deceased)

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Tzvi Hirsch Kra - - (deceased)

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Rabbi Avrohom Dovid Wahrmann - The Gaon of Btshush & Baal Aishel Avrohom on Shulchan Aruch - (1771 - 1840)

His work:

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Udel daughter of Baal Shem Tov MP (c.1720 - c.1787)

Adil, was the only daughter of Rabbi Yisroel, the Baal Shem tov, and his wife, Chana chabad lea Rochel. Her father said that he took the name ADiL from the verse in the Torah which concludes with the w...

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Feiga Horendenker MP (c.1755 - 1801)

Feigi, Reb. Nachman of Breslov's mother, was born in Medzeboz to her parents, R. Yechiel Ashkenazi and Adil, the Baal Shem Tov's daughter. Feigi married R. Simcha in 1763. This match had been agreed ...

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Perel [Breslaver sister] MP (deceased)

Rabbi Nachman's sister, was the only daughter of Rabbi Simcha and Feiga. Perel was highly regarded by Rabbi Baruch and Rabbi Ephraim and she was the one who tried to restore peace when a dispute develo...

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Tova (Toybe) Katvan MP (c.1660 - 1717)

: I67170Name: Toyba COHENSex: FName: Toybe KATZ 1Birth: ABT 1660Death: 1717Father: Shabtai (Rabbi) "SHaCH" ben Meir COHEN b: 1621

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Rabbi Yona Kalman Babad Ha'Ashkenazi ("Issur v'Heter") - (1470 - 1550)

YIVO Library; ;Author/Creator Jonah Ashkenazi, 15th cent.Title Isur ṿe-heter / min ha-gaʾon m. ha-r. R. Yonah zal.Imprint Ferara : Bi-defus Avraham n. Ushḳi, 315 [1555].Descript...

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Rabbi David HaLevi (the Katvan) - MP (c.1655 - c.1698)

ID: I67171 Name: David ben Yitzhak KATVAN 1 Sex: M Name: David (Rabbi) KATVAN 2 Birth: ABT 1655 Death: 1698 in On his way from Zolkiew to Lwow 1 Death: 1698 in Zolkiev Occupation: Rabbi and Community L...

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Meir Volf Zaltzer- (1864 - 1944)

דומ"ץ ב'מונקאטש Munkatch'er Dayan

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Shmuel Yehuda Wahl Katzenellenbogen MP (1566 - 1591)

alt: Samual Judas Wahl Katzenellen He had eight brothers and four sisters, named Abraham, David, Henele, Jacob, Isaac, Unknown, Meir, Unknown, Feiwel, Geila, Pesia and Olga. -------------------- ...

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Rabbi Naftali Hirsch Katz (#1) - MP (c.1607 - 1649)

= was the Av Beis Din in lublin, he wrote the sefer of peiros g'nusarDie Familie Wolf - by Ernst Wolf 1924see chart of family Latzko-------------------- more

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Rabbi Avraham Yehoshua Heschel [of Cracow] (Chanikas Hatorah) - MP (1596 - 1663)

Rabbi Hoeschl of Cracow

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Rabbi Yosef Rabinowitz of Yampol MP (b. - 1812)

In 2009 (תשס"ט), an anthology of his sayings called Birkat Yosef (ברכת יוסף) was published by Mekhon Nahlat Tsvi, Bne...

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Rabbi Yitzchak Rabinowitz of Drubitch MP (b. - 1752)

Rabbi Yitzchak of Drohovitch--a leading kabbalist in his generation and father of R. Yechiel Michel Zlotchov (1731-1786), a major disciple of the Baal Shem Tov, who first went to the Besht as a boy wit...

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R' Yechiel Michel The Maggid of Zlochov MP (1721 - 1786)

The Zlotchover maggid was the scion of an illustrious family of rabbis and kabbalists from Galicia who lived and operated in the town of Brody and its environs; the maggid’s great-grandfather wa...

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Talmai King of Geshur MP (deceased)

2 Samuel 13:37 Wikipedia: Geshur

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Psusennes I, Pharaoh of Egypt MP (c.-1070 - c.-991)

Psusennes I Psusennes I , or [Greek Ψουσέννης], Psibkhanno or Hor-Pasebakhaenniut I [Egyptian ḥr-p3-sb3-ḫˁỉ...

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Naamah the Amonite MP (-990 - d.)

1 Kings 14:21, 31 2 Chronicles 12:13 Wikipedia: Naamah & נעמה

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Jeroboam son of Nebat King of Israel MP (c.-1042 - -909)

1 Kings 11:26-40, 12, 13, 14:1-20.* 2 Chronicles 13:1-20 Wikipedia: Jeroboam & ירבעם בן נבט .--------------------Jeroboam I ( De Wi...

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Omri King of Israel MP (c.-950 - -876)

1 Kings 16:16-28 King Omri המלך עמרי Omri (Hebrew: עָמְרִי, Modern ʿOmri Tiberian &...

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Hilkiya ., Chief Priest MP (c.-700 - d.)

1 Chronicles 5:39 2 Chronicles 34:9-28

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Jeremiah the Prophet MP (c.-655 - c.-586)

Jeremiah the Prophet - Wiki Jeremiah was born about 457 BCE in the city of Libna. Libna is situated in the south of Judah & in the district of Eleutheropolis. It is probably the Libnah in the neighbo...

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Elnathan . MP (c.-649 - d.)

2 Kings 24:8 Jeremiah 26:22

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Jehosheba . MP (deceased)

2 Kings 11:1-3 . 2 Chronicles 22:10-12 .

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Hammutal . MP (c.-646 - d.)

2 Kings 24:18

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Jechoniah Yehoakhin King of Judah MP (c.-616 - -561)

2 Kings Chapter 24:6-16 * 2 Chronicles 36:8-10 Wikipedia: Jeconiah and יהויכין טז וּבְנֵי...

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Zedekiah Mattanyahu King of Judah MP (c.-618 - c.-578)

2 Kings 24:17 - 2 Kings 25:7 2 Chronicles 36:10-20 Wikipedia: Zedekiah and צדקיהו The last King of Judah before the exile. His original name was Matt...

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Hachalya ., Princess of Judah (deceased)

found in "Yashir Moshe" Page 20

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Hai ben Sherira, Gaon v'haDayyan b'Pumbeditha MP (c.939 - 1038)

Hai ben Sherira , better known as Hai Gaon , was a medieval Jewish theologian, rabbi and scholar who served as Gaon of the Talmudic academy of Pumbedita during the early 11th century. He was born in 93...

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Yeshaya HaLevi Horowitz - MP (1465 - 1517)

DNA of the Levitical Horowitz Rabbinical family - The R1a1a Ashkenazi Levite Y-DNA subcladeR. Yishayahu ben Moshe Asher Ha-Levi Horowitz is the founder of Horowitz family name. He was the mayor of the ...

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Hananya "Bustenai" ben Haninai, Exilarch & Gaon of Pumbeditha MP (c.589 - 638)

Bustanay (Ḥaninay) ben Kafnay (Kafnai, Chofnai, etc)Bustanay (Ḥaninay) ben Kafnay (ca. 618–670), frequently cited erroneously in some sources and by later scholars as Bustanay ben ...

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Rabban Gamliel II of Yavne MP (c.55 - c.118)

Rabban Gamliel, רבן גמליאל דיבנה‎ was the first person to lead the sanhedrin as nasi after the f...

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Hillel Hazaken - 'The Elder' grandfather of Gamaliel I MP (c.-110 - c.10)

Hillel the Elder הלל הזקן (author of "The Golden Rule") Hillel (הלל) (born Babylon traditionally c.110BCE-10CE in Jerusalem) was a ...

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Rabban Shimon II ben Gamliel MP (-10 - 70)

Shimon II ben Gamliel I , שמעון השני בן גמליאל הראש&#x...

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Rabban Gamliel I Hazaken MP (b. - 68)

Gamaliel the Elder , or Rabbi Gamaliel I (גמליאל הזקן; Greek: Γαμαλιήλ �...

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Rabbi Simeon ben Hillel HaNasi MP (b. - c.20)

Shimon ben Hillel, שמעון בן הלל About Shimon ben Hillel very little is known. He was the son of Hillel the Elder, and when Hillel d...

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Noda B'Yehuda - Landau הנודע ביהודה - לנדאו MP (1713 - 1793)

יחזקאל_לאנדא [ יחזקאל_לאנדא] ה^...

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Chaim Yona Fraenkel Teomim MP (1596 - 1669)

Wikipedia: Jonah Teomim-Frankel .Rabbi Chaim Johnah THEOMIM (d. 16 April 1649) who was author of Kikujan di Jonah, edited in Amsterdam 1690 by his son Josua, second printing 1712 at Hanau, Germany. Cha...

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Yitzhak Luria HaAR"I Hkadosh - MP (1534 - 1572)

I saac Luria (1534 – July 25, 1572) (Hebrew: Yitzhak Lurya יִצְחַק לוּרְיָא ), also calle...

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Jehiel Luria MP (c.1250 - d.)

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Solomon (RASHI) DO NOT MERGE !!! of Troyes - France (1040 - 1105)

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Solomon Luria MP (c.1275 - d.)

SOLOMON LURIA Physician

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Shlomo Salman Spira MP (1370 - c.1453)

document: Marx to Treves, Sapira & Luria. : Rosenstein, Rottenberg, Encyclopeadia Judaica & Jewish Encyclopedia.Vergentin Treves m Shmuel Spira, not R' Solomon--------------------

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Yehudah HaLevi Mintz MP (c.1405 - 1508)

Also known as Mahari Minz, he was the most prominent Italian rabbi of his time. He officiated as rabbi of Padua for forty-seven years, during which time he had a great number of pupils, among whom were...

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Rabbi Avraham ben Yehuda Ha-Levi Mintz MP (c.1440 - 1530)

Abraham ben Judah ha-Levi Minz was an Italian rabbi who flourished at Padua in the first half of the 16th century, father-in-law of Meïr Katzenellenbogen. The "Minz" family of rabbis and schol...

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Rabbi Shmuel Yehuda Katzenellenbogen-Mintz MP (c.1521 - 1597)

Samuel Judah Katzenellenbogen (1521 in Padua, Italy – March 25, 1597 in Padua) was an Italian Rabbi, the son of Rabbi Meir ben Isaac Katzenellenbogen). He was distinguished even in his youth f...

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Saul Wahl Katzenellenbogen (1 day King) MP (1541 - 1616)

R' SHAUL WAHL KATZENELLENBOGEN - FAMOUS FOR HAVING BEEN "KING FOR A NIGHT."There was a need to find someone trustworthy to serve as king for one day until elections. Shaul Katzenellenbogen was chosen. ...

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Harav Shabtai HaCohen HaSHACH MP (1621 - c.1663)

Rabbi Shabse HaCohen was born in Vilna, in the year 5382 (1622), that is, a little less than 350 years ago. His father Rabbi Meir was Av Beth-Din (Head of the Jewish Court). In Vilna Shabti became the ...

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