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Meir Jaffe, Hayashish MP (1325 - d.)

1913-1996- Eger Family Association- pg. 31913-1990- Eger Family Association - אילן אא

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Jacob Joseph Jaffe-Margaliot (1430 - 1490)

ABD Izenshtat. because of his mother's piety Yaakov added the family name Margolios.* This was the first Margolios name.,* Av Beis Din Nirenberg, AB"D Nuremburgou Yaacov Margaliot1913-1996- Eger Family...

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HaSar HaGaon R' Avraham (ben Joseph) Jaffe Margulies MP (1513 - 1564)

1913-1996- Eger Family Association- pg. 31913-1990- Eger Family Association - אילן אא

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R' Ephraim Zalman Margolioth of Brody MP (1762 - 1828)

-------------------- Zalman Margolis (December 19, 1762–August 24, 1828) (Hebrew: אפרים זלמן בן מנ...

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Gaon Rav Shlomo Kluger, Maharshak-Maggid of Brody MP (1786 - 1869)

Shlomo Kluger Torah Website Gaon Rav Shlomo Kluger - Maggid of Brody Rav Shlomo Kluger, also called the ‘Maharask’ or the ‘Maggid of Brody’, was born in the year 5546 ...

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Rav Gershon Kitover MP (c.1701 - 1761)

Rabbi Abraham Gershon of Kitov (Kuty), also known as Rabbi Gershon of Brody was probably born in or near Kuty, Poland around 1701 and died in Jerusalem in 1761. He is best known as the Baal Shem Tov's ...

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Meir Margolios, "Meir Mesivim" (deceased)

Brody Synagogue housed the leaders of Jewish intelligentsia such as Yechezkel Landau and Meyer Margolis . See family tree chart Works by Meir Margaliot of Ostrog. Meir Netivim: Or Olam, ...

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Jacob Yukel Horowitz - (1679 - 1749)

הרב יעקב יוקל הלוי, אבד"ק גלוגא&#...

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Rabbi Isaachar Berish Heschel/Babad - MP (1630 - 1690)

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Abraham ben Shalom Kah (b. - 1741)

Abraham b. Samuel Kahana, died 1741; Rabbi Dubo, previously rabbi of Brody and Ostrog (Volhynia). ( Note: Samuel Kahana is Shalom Shachna Kahana in Toldot Yeudi Brody.) Rabbi Abraham Cahana b. Rabbi ...

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Admor Isaac Taub of Kaliv 1st Kaliver Rebbe MP (1751 - 1821)

Kaliv Hasidic dynasty The Kaliver Dynasty began with Rabbi Yitzchak Isaac Taub (1744-1828) of Kaliv (Kalov, Kalev), Hungary. He was the first Hassidic Rebbe in Hungary and famous for composing the trad...

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R' Yekusiel Yehuda Teitelbaum A.B.D. Sighet / רבי יקותיאל יהודה טייטלבוים MP (1808 - 1883)

יקותיאל יהודה בן אלעזר טיטלב...

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Yechiel (Ropshitz Dynasty) Rubin / Kolbosov (Rupshitz) MP (1810 - 1860)

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Rabbi Naftali Zvi Horowitz (Rubin) [Ropczycer Rebbe] MP (1760 - 1827)

from Wikipedia Rabbi Naftali Tzvi Horowitz of Ropczyce (1760–1827) was born on the day that the Baal Shem Tov died, to Rabbi Menachem Mendel Rubin of Linsk. His mother Beila was the daughter of ...

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Rabbi Yaakov Horowitz, [of Kolbasov & Melitz] MP (1792 - 1839)

Meilitzer Rav and Rebbe רבי יעקב (תקנ"ב - י"ט בטבת תקצ"�...

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Rav Meshilem Feish Lowy, Grand Rabbi of Tosh (1821 - 1873)

* * Tasher Hasidic DynastyTosh (also Tash; Hebrew/Yiddish: טאהש) is a Hasidic dynasty originating in Nyirtass, Hungary. Today it is based in Kiryas Tosh, Quebec, Canada, out...

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Rav Mordecai Lowy, Demetcher Rav (1887 - 1944)

Tosh Hasidic Dynasty Lineage of the Tosh Dynasty The first Tosher Rebbe was Grand Rabbi Meshulam Feish Segal-Loewy, a disciple of Rabbi Yitschok Ayzik of Komarno, author of Heichal HaBrocho. Ra...

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Grand Rabbi Elimelech Lowy (1865 - 1942)

Grand Rabbi Elimelech served as a rabbi near the Czech border, in the town of Nirtash, from which the sect derives its name. Tosh (also Tash; Hebrew/Yiddish: טאהש) is a Ha...

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Avrum Borensztejn - Sochaczewer Rebbe MP (1838 - 1910)

Avrohom Bornsztain (14 October 1838 – 7 February 1910), also spelled Avraham Borenstein or Bernstein, was a leading posek in late-nineteenth-century Europe and founder and first Rebbe of the Soc...

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Shmuel Bornstein "Shem MiShmuel" MP (1856 - 1926)

Shmuel Bornsztain (16 October 1855– 10 January 1926, 4 Cheshvan 5616 – 24 Teves 5686),also spelled Borenstein or Bernstein, was the second Rebbe of the Sochatchov Hasidic dynasty. He was ...

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Rabbi Hanoch Henoch Bornstein [4th Sochatchover Rebbe] (b. - 1969)

Chanoch was the second son of Rabbi Shmuel Bornsztain, the second Sochatchover Rebbe, and his wife, Yuta Leah. He grew up in the presence of his illustrious grandfather, Rabbi Avrohom Bornsztain, also ...

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רבי דוד Flam (1894 - 1971)

I wrote true facts about my grandfather זכר צדיק לברכהIt was replaced by a list of garbage.Bad OCR and some sort of r...

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Rabbi Moshe HaCohen Meisels , [Ba'al "Mahadura Batra"] MP (1600 - 1668)

בעל ספר: מהדורא בתרא

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R' Solomon Zalman Meisels (b. - 1721)

ריינס

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Meir Leibush Weiser - Malbim MP (1809 - 1879)

The Malbim : Leadership and Challenge - Bar-Ilan University> It is generally believed that the name Malbim is an abbreviation of "Meir Leibush ben Yechiel Michel". According to a different opinion the ...

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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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Salomon (Shlomo), HaRav Ganzfried MP (1804 - 1886)

Shlomo Ganzfried (or Salomo ben Joseph Ganzfried; Ungvar, 1804 – 30 July 1886, Ungvar) was an Orthodox rabbi and posek best known as author of the work of Halakha (Jewish law), the Kitzur Shulch...

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Harav Ya'akov Shamshon Shapira (deceased)

הרב יעקב שמשון שפירא – נישא למ&#x...

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Rabbi Avraham Mi'Slonim "Yesod HaAvodah" Weinberg MP (1804 - 1883)

Slonimer Rebbes Hassidic Dynasty Slonim is a Hasidic dynasty originating in the town of Slonim, which is now in Belarus. Today, there are two Slonimer Rebbes, both in Israel. One in Jerusalem and t...

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Rav Yaakov Weinberg MP (1923 - 1999)

Shmuel Yaakov Weinberg, known as Yaakov Weinberg (also Jacob S. Weinberg) (1923 - July 1, 1999) was an Orthodox rabbi, Talmudist and the rosh yeshiva ("dean/head") of Ner Israel Rabbinical College in B...

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הרב נח Weinberg MP (1930 - 2009)

Rabbi Noah Weinberg, founder of Aish HaTorah, dies By Ben Harris NEW YORK (JTA) -- Rabbi Noah Weinberg, the founder and dean of the sprawling global outreach operation Aish HaTorah, was being called ...

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R' Chaim Tzvi Teitelbaum Sigheter Rebbe (1884 - 1926)

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Menachem Mendel Doniach, Rabbi of Kapust, Y_E1b1b1a (1840 - 1920)

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Rav Shmuel Hachasid-MiSpeyer (1115 - 1180)

Samuel ben Kalonymus he-Hasid of Speyer (Hebrew: שמואל החסיד‎) was a Tosafist, liturgical poet, and philosopher of the 12th ...

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Rebbe Yisrael Perlow of Stolin, Admur of Karlin-Stolin MP (1868 - 1921)

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Rabbi Yochanan Perlow of Lutsk (1899 - 1956)

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Dulcina of Worms (1196 - d.)

Dulcea of Worms , wife of Rabi Eleazar Rokeach. We learn out about her remarkable character and capabilities from an elegy her loving husband composed in the form of an alphabetic acrostic fashioned af...

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Yosef ibn Yahya HaZaken MP (1210 - 1264)

Reference: "Divrei ha-Yamim le-Bnei Yahya,( דברי הימים לבני יחייא )" , by E...

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Elazar Löw, "Shemen Rokeach" MP (1758 - 1837)

Famous Rabbi, known for his book "Shemen Rokeach" plus 11 others. He taught 2,000 Yeshivah students, and many miracle stories about him exist.At age 10 he was called illui - a prodigy in talmudic learn...

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Benyomin Loew Sha'are Torah MP (1775 - 1851)

Benjamin Wolf Löw (b. 1775; d. March 6, 1851) was a Polish-Hungarian rabbi. He was also known as Binyamin ben Elʻazar, Benjamin Adolf Löw, and Binyamin Ṿolf Leṿ, a.b....

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R' Nuchem Beren'yu MP (1844 - 1883)

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Shlomo Chaim ("Shlomenyu") Friedman, Rebbe of Sadigura MP (1887 - 1972)

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ADMOR Avrohom Yaakov Friedman (Abir Yaakov - 3rd Sadigerer Rebbe) MP (1884 - 1960)

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Kedushas Aharon, Sadigura Rebbe Aharon Friedman MP (1877 - 1912)

רבי אהרן פרידמן, ה"קדושת אהרן". ר...

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Reb Menachem Mendel Hager [Ahavat Shalom of MP (1768 - 1825)

Rabbi Menachem Mendel Hager of Kosov (1768 - 17 Cheshvan 1826) was the son of a close disciple of the Baal Shem Tov, and himself a disciple of R. Moshe Leib of Sasov. He conducted a modest business unt...

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R' Chaim Hager of Kosow (1795 - 1854)

Kosover Rebbe, wrote Sefer Toras Chaim. He was the father of the first Viznitzer Rebbe.

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Rabbi Baruch Hager of Vizhnitz MP (c.1845 - 1892)

Boruch Hager Boruch Hager was born in 1845 and was named after Rabbi Boruch of Medzhybizh at the behest of his grandfather, Yisroel Friedman of Ruzhyn. In 1885, aged 40, he inherited the mantle of le...

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Rabbi Chaim Hager [of Ottynia ] (1863 - 1931)

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Reb Moshe Hager of Shatz (Suceava) (1864 - 1926)

ר' משה נעשה אדמו"ר בשנת תרנ"ג בשו...

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Grand Rabbi Yitzchak Meir Heschel [of Kopitchnitz] MP (1861 - 1936)

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Rabbi Israel Shalom Yosef Heschel [of Mezhbizh] MP (1853 - 1911)

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Grand Rabbi Moshe Mordechai Heschel [of Warsaw-Novominsk] (1873 - 1918)

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Natan Neta Shapiro [Krakow] MP (1585 - 1633)

Spira, Natan Note ben Shelomoh , (1585–1633), rabbi, preacher, and kabbalist. Natan Note Spira (also Natan Nata Shapira) was born to a rabbinical family and was named after his grandfather, a ra...

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R' Shimon "Michtav Sofer" Shreiber - Sofer, - MP (1820 - 1883)

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 Ma...

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Rabbi Avraham Shmuel Binyamin Sofer/Schreiber, "Ktav Sofer" MP (1815 - 1871)

Chasam Sofer website Rabbi Avraham Shmuel Binyomin Sofer , (German: Abraham Samuel Benjamin Schreiber), also known by his main work Ksav Sofer (trans. Writ of the Scribe), (1815 - 1871), was one of the...

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HaGaon Shlomo Carlebach MP (1845 - 1919)

The Carlebach Rabbinic Dynasty See Document section under Media tab for HaGaon Shlomo Carlebach's biography in English. "The World That Was Ashkenaz, By Rabbi Leib Scheinbaum pages 355 - 358

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R' Phineas Maggid of Plotsk, The Plotsker Maggid (1747 - 1823)

Phineas Maggid of Plotsk, was born in 1747 and died in Vilna in 1823. His son Rav Yitzchak "converted" to Chassidism! He was known as the Plotsker Maggid, where he preached for some ten years. Later ...

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Rabbi David Oppenheim of Prague MP (c.1664 - 1736)

David was Rabbi of Prague. His famous collection of books was acquired by the University of Oxford in 1830. David Oppenheim (1664–1736), chief rabbi of Prague; bibliophile. Oppenheim was born ...

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Rabbi Dr. Marcus (Meir) Lehmann MP (1831 - 1890)

German rabbi; born Dec. 29, 1831, at Verden, Hanover; died at Mayence April 14, 1890. After graduating from the gymnasium, he studied Hebrew at Halberstadt under Israel Hildesheimer. He then went to ...

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Moreinu R'Avraham Mordechai Alter (1815 - 1855)

Rebbes of Ger1. Yitzchak Meir Alter (1798–1866)2. Yehudah Aryeh Leib Alter (1847–1905)3. Avraham Mordechai Alter (1866–1948)4. Yisrael Alter (1895–1977)5. Simchah Bunim Alte...

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R' Mordechai Zvi Schwartz (1883 - 1962)

Yiddishworld.com Hebrewbooks.com R' Mordechai Zvi Schwartz was Av Beit Din Tzik-Serde , Transylvania fro 1909 - 1914, and then of Congregation Yeri'im, London, England, later A.B.D. Hull, Engla...

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R' Zev Wolf Citron (1854 - 1927)

Zev Wolf Czitron

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Rabbi Shraga Zvi Tannebaum, ABD Mezocsat (Tchata) Borsod, Szendro (1825 - 1897)

Rabbi Shraga Zvi Tannenbaum, zt"l (1826-1897), Chahter (Mezcsát) Rav, and author of "Neta Soreik". Av Beit Din Mezocsat (Tchata) Borsod, born in Szendo and married the daughter of R'Abraham ...

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Rabbi Jacob Tannenbaum, (Nharei Afarsmon - Putnok) (1832 - 1897)

Rabbi Yaakov Tannenbaum, zt"l (1832-1896), Putnaker Rav and author of Nihari Afarsemon.

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Rabbi Chaim Yisroel Morgenstern (Pilover Rebbe) MP (1840 - 1905)

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Yosef HaLevi Soloveitchik, Rav (deceased)

In 5533/1773,Rav Moshe became rav of Villiampol and the head of its community. When Rav Moshe was niftar, he was replaced by his son Rav Yosef, the son-in-law of Rav Chaim of Volozhin.

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Eliyahu Tzvi Tzvi Soloveitchik (1805 - 1881)

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Rabbi Samson ben Pesach Ostropoli - (c.1600 - 1648)

Rabbi Samson ben Pesach Ostropoli - רבי שמשון מ'אוסטרופולי ה&...

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Rabbi Abraham Zak (Zera Kodesh) MP (deceased)

הג"ר אברהם ז"ק אב"ד אוסטראה

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Rav Shmuel Shmelke Schmelke Zak (Zera Kodesh) MP (c.1620 - 1687)

according to the introduction in the SMICHATCHACHAMIM he was niftar on tuesday, י ניסן תמ"ז.this date fell on monday so there is a discrepency.

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Rabbi Isaac Horowitz of Hamburg MP (1715 - 1767)

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Rav Yaakov Yitzchak Ruderman MP (1901 - 1987)

the shemtovs are closely related to R' Ruderman, whose name is really futerfas, and R' Y Kaminetzky whose mother was a futerfas. Rabbi Yaakov Yitzchok Ruderman (1901- July 11, 1987) was a prominent T...

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Rabbi Shmuel Schotten (the Maharshashach & Kois Yeshuos) - (1644 - 1719)

--------------------Rabbi Shmuel Schotten HaCohen (1644 – 5 July 1719), known as the Mharsheishoch, became Rabbi of the Grand Duchy of Hesse-Darmstadt in 1685.Shmuel Schotten HaCohen was born in...

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Rabbi Yisrael Friedman [2nd Husiatyner Rebbe] (1857 - 1948)

Husiatyn is the name of a Hasidic dynasty, whose founder was a scion of the Ruzhiner dynasty. Husiatyn is located in present-day Ukraine.Rabbi Mordechai Shraga Feivish Friedman, the youngest son of Rab...

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R' Shalom Joseph Friedman of Husyatin (deceased)

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Dovid Moshe Friedman of Chortkov (1828 - 1903)

David Moshe Friedman (20 Cheshvan 1828-21 Tishrei1903), the first Chortkover Rebbe, was the fifth of the holy six sons of the famed R. Yisrael of Rhyzhin (1797-1850), who attracted a large following af...

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Rabbi Dov Ber Friedman of Liava (1822 - 1875)

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Harav Shalom Yosef Friedman (Sadigura Rebbe) MP (1812 - 1851)

Sholom Yosef of Chernovitz Sadigura is a Hasidic dynasty, one of the branches of the Ruzhiner dynasty. The dynasty began with Rabbi Avrohom Yaakov Friedman of Sadigura now located in Ukraine, who ...

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Rabbi Menahem Nahum Friedman, 1st Shtefanesht Rebbe (1823 - 1868)

After the death of Rabbi Yisroel Friedman of Ruzhin in 1851, his fourth son, Menachem Nuchem Friedman, born in 1823, settled in the town of Shtefanesht, Romania, and subsequently founded the Shtefanesh...

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R' Avrum Matityahu Friedman, 2nd Shtefanesht Rebbe MP (1846 - 1933)

Shtefanesht (Hasidic dynasty)  Rabbi Avraham Mattisyahu of Shtefanesht ( 1847-1933 ) considered to be one of the hidden tzaddikim of his generation. Biography After the death of R...

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R' Mordechai Dov Twerski Admur of Hornistopol MP (1839 - 1903)

Reb Motele's father was Reb Meshulam Zusha Aurebach, but since his mother died while Reb Motele was very young, he was raised in his grandfather's house, the Cherkase Zaida - Rabbi Yakov Yisrael Twersk...

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Rabbi Mordechai Gershon Katz MP (c.1486 - 1577)

ID: I62040 Name: Mordecai Gershon (Rabbi) KATZ 1 Sex: M Name: Gerson COHEN ZEDEK Name: Avrohom Gershon HaKohen KATZ Name: Mordecai Gershon KATZ Name: Mordechai Gershon KATZ Name: Mordechai Gerson KATZ ...

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Shem Tov Ha-Levi Hitzhari MP (1035 - 1110)

Shem Tov Ha-Levi, one of the greatest Talmudic scholars in Provence, who claimed direct descent of the prophet Samuel, who according to Jewish tradition was a direct descendant of Yitzhar (hence the fa...

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Yitzchak Ha'Levi Hayizhari ben Reuben MP (1095 - 1170)

Birth year listed 1070 by one source. -------------------- Named after the City of his birth, Girondi. Was great in Torah learning and Piyut, and authored a Sefer on monetary laws. In "Sefer HaMaor...

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Me'or Vo'shomesh (1751 - 1823)

Kalonymus Kalman Halevi Epstein (born Neustadt, Poland, circa 1753), known as The holy Maor Vashemesh, was a rabbi, preacher and writer.The youngest yet most celebrated of the students of Rabbi Elimele...

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Meir Segal (deceased)

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Rav Avraham HaLevi Epstein?, [AB"D Horodne & Brisk] (b. - 1643)

Mentioned in Teshuvos Bach Hachadoshos in Siman 36,62,63 and 94.in Bais Efrayim Yora Deah 49?.in Tshuvos P'nei Yehoshua 1-9, in Geonei Basroei etc. It is highly unlikely that he was born in ca. 1607 ...

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R' Nesanal Fried/Katz - (deceased)

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Rabbi Shlomo Zalman Ullmann (1793 - 1863)

Served as Chief Rabbi of Mako (near Szeged) at a time of turbulent religious struggles in the community.The second Rabbi of Mako Hungary Solomon Ullman (1826–63).Ullman wrote a commentary on cer...

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Rabbi Shneur Zalman Aaron Schneerson [The RAZA] MP (1858 - 1908)

The RAZA - Rabbi Shneur Zalman Aaron Schneerson was the first son of Shmuel Schneersohn, the fourth Chabad Rebbe. He was born in Lubavitch, Belarus. After his father's death he refused to take over the...

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Shalom Shachna Altschuler [father Tzemach Tzedek] MP (b. - 1800)

Son in-law of the Alter Rebbe (Founder of CHABAD) and father of the Tzemach Tzedek (3rd CHABAD Rebbe)---------------------------------------- Family book of Rabbi from Ladi

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Rabbi Yerachmiel Tzvi Yehudah Rabinowicz of Biala-Peshischa (1923 - 2003)

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Grand Rabbi Yechiel Yehoshua Rabinowicz, Biala Rebbe of Jerusalem (author of Chelkas Yehoshua and Seder HaYom) (1900 - 1981)

author of Chelkas Yehoshua and Seder HaYom.------------------------

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Grand Rabbi Nosson Dovid Rabinowicz (Biala Rebbe of London) MP (1900 - 1947)

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Rav Abraham Baruch Kahana Rapaport MP (c.1668 - 1746)

"Die Grabschriften des Alten Judenfriedhofes in Wien"Band II- by Dr. Bernhard Wachstein-pg. 319--------------------Since 1710, served as Rabbi in Fuerth.

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Moshe Meir Katz Rapaport - Posek in Lvov MP (c.1640 - 1718)

ג"מ מאיר כ"ץ רפאפורט זצ"ל.פו"מ בלב...

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Chaim Issenheimer MP (c.1445 - d.)

Father of Mother of Maharal.--------------------Redundant profile!

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HACHAM Abdallah Somekh MP (1813 - 1889)

Hakham Abdallah (Ovadia) Somekh (1813–September 13, 1889) was a rosh yeshiva and posek of Iraqi Jewry. He was born in Baghdad to Abraham Somekh, himself a descendant of Nissim Gaon; he was the e...

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Rabbi Baruch (Boruch'l) Ashkenazi [of Medzhibozh] MP (1753 - 1811)

Boruch of Medzhybizh (1753-1811), was a grandson of the Baal Shem Tov. Reb Boruch (known in his childhood as Reb Boruch'l, a Yiddish diminutive, and subsequently as Reb Boruch'l HaKadosh) was the first...

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Abu Hasdai Yitzhak ben Ezra ibn Shaprut MP (c.880 - c.975)

Hasdai (Abu Yusuf ben Yitzhak ben Ezra) ibn Shaprut (Hebrew: חסדאי אבן שפרוט) born about 915 at Jaén; d...

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