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Rav Yisroel Spira, Bluzhever Rebbe (1889 - 1989)

האדמו"ר מבלוזוב Hebrew Books תיאור מסע ה...

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unknown bat Klonymus ben Meshullam (deceased)

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Rabbi Meir ben Yehudah HaKohen HaZaken al-Khazari, Rabbi MP (deceased)

JEWISH KINGDOM OF KHAZARIA Khazaria accepted Judaism c.740CE [KHAJ341] King Nisi of Khazaria m. ? . [KHAJ351] King Aaron I of Khazaria m. ? *. . [KHAJ361] King Menahem of Khazaria m. . ...

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Rabbi Aharon Moshe Teomim / רבי אהרון משה תאומים MP (c.1550 - 1608)

רבי אהרון משה תאומים, פו"מ בפרא&#...

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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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Kalonymus V 'Yehudah Nathan' ben Todros (1118 - c.1194)

Kalonymus ben Todros was a Provencal rabbi who flourished at Narbonne in the second half of the twelfth century. He bore the title Nasi, and was the leader of the community when Benjamin of Tudela visi...

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Eleazar ben Yehudah of Worms (Rokeach) (c.1170 - c.1236)

Eleazar's mystical works are: (1) "Yir'at El," still extant in manuscript in the Vatican Library, containing mystical commentaries on Psalm lxvii., on the Menorah, and on Sefirat ha-'Omer. (2) "Sef...

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Jakob Jankele Szpiro (c.1840 - 1933)

A wealthy man, Reb Jenkele Szapiro, was known in Bendin as a gentle man and a very charitable man. Reb Jenkele Szapiro kept five young boys in his house that learned Torah; lived in this home on th...

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R' Pinchas Schapiro of Koritz MP (1726 - 1790)

Rebbe Pinchas of Koretz, a disciple of the Baal Shem Tov. The Baal Shem Tov once remarked of him, "A soul such as that of Reb Pinchas comes down to this world only once in 500 years." According to th...

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R' Judah Meir Shapiro of Shepetovka (1760 - 1829)

According to Dynner, Men of Silk: "... of Szepetowka, son of R. Phineas of Korzec."--------------------רבי יהודה מאיר...

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Rabbi Dov (Bertzi) Shapira (b. - 1850)

בי דב בערצ'ה מטלוסט. היה חתנו של ...

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R' Yehide Maier Sapiro (Shotz) (deceased)

רבי יהודה מאיר משאץ.

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Harav Ya'akov Shamshon Shapira (deceased)

הרב יעקב שמשון שפירא – נישא למ&#x...

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Harav Meir Yehuda רבי יהודה מאיר שפירא (1887 - 1934)

Rabbi Shapiro the founder of Daf Yomi, and founder of Chachmei Lublin Yeshiva was considered a gaon in his lifetime. He descended from a line of renown Rebbes, a great-grandson of Reb Pinchas of Koretz...

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Rabbi Avi Ezri Zelig Shapira of Grenitz (Granica) / רבי אבי עזרי זעליג שפירא מגרעניץ (1763 - 1834)

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Chaim Meyer Yechiel "The Seraph of Mogielnica" Shapira (1789 - 1849)

רבי חיים מאיר יחיאל שפירא זצ"ל (&...

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Rebbe Elimelech Shapira (of Grodzisk) (1824 - 1892)

Rabbi Elimelech Szapira of Grodzhisk (1823 – 1892) was the leading Hasidic rebbe of his time in Poland. He was a chosid (follower) of the Rizhiner Rebbe. After the death of his father, the Sor...

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Rebbe Yisroel Shapira (of Grodzisk) (b. - 1942)

ראה: בית יעקב- לוין, פנחס יעקב הכ...

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HaRav Yitshak Ben Shmuel Hazaken of Dampierre / יצחק בן שמואל, ר"י הזקן MP (c.1120 - 1189)

תלמיד מובהק לרבנו תם, נכד רש"י א...

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Yehuda ben Yom Tov of Falaise / יהודה טרבס MP (c.1115 - 1155)

Rabbi Yehuda of Paris (c.1130 - c.1155 or much later) married the widow of RIBAM (who died young)

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Yom Tov of Falaise / יום טוב מפריז MP (1090 - 1140)

R' YOM TOV OF FALAIS (1000's - 1100's) - He was a Tosafist. He was the son of Miriam who was the daughter of RASHI, and R'Yehuda who was the son of R' NATHAN who was known as the R'BAN. R' YOM TOV WAS ...

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Rabeinou TAM Klonimus / רבנו תם, קלונימוס MP (1096 - 1171)

Most prominent of French tosafists; born at Ramerupt, on the Seine, in 1100; died at Troyes June 9, 1171. His mother, Jochebed, was a daughter of Rashi. Rabbenu Tam received his education from his fath...

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Yehoshua Zimri / יהושע זמרי [earliest recorded ancestor of RASHI] MP (deceased)

Traditionally - TWENTY THIRD GENERATION progeny of Yokhanan haSandlar ?, although a gap of ca. 900 years would span more than 23 generations. ---------------------------------------------------------...

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Yochanan Ben Yohoshuah Zimri / יוחנן בן יהושע זמרי MP (deceased)

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Nachman ben Yochanan / נחמן בן יוחנן (deceased)

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Elisha ben Yosef / אלישע בן יוסף (deceased)

Family tree (in Hebrew): author of Lulaos Hashir.

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Gaon Eliezer Maniumi (deceased)

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Binyamin (ben Eliezer) maniumi / בנימין בן-אליעזר מניומי (deceased)

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Gaon Jose Hagoan Tzarfati / רבי יוסף הגאון צרפתי MP (deceased)

lived in Constantinople Famili tree (Hebrew):

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Ahadham Tzarfati / אחדהעם? צרפתי MP (deceased)

Family tree (in Hebrew):

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Shimshon ben Yehuda [Gd.son of RASHI] MP (1084 - d.)

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Eliezer ben Yehuda [Gd.son of RASHI] MP (deceased)

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Miriam Luria MP (c.1403 - c.1450)

Used to teach students Torah while sitting behind a curtain. "Jewish Life in the Middle Ages" by Israel Abrahams p. 343 - 344

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Chana חנה ("Hanale, Lady of Vives") בת מאיר הישיש, [נכדת רש"י] MP (1080 - d.)

Yocheved's daughter, Chanah, was a teacher of laws and customs relevant to women. Controversy exists whether women taking up the obligation to light Shabbat candles along with a bracha originated wit...

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Elvina wife Shmuel bar Natrony MP (b. - c.1196)

Rashi's grand-daughter Alvina was a learned woman whose customs served as the basis for later halakhic decisions. Elvina (Alvina), the daughter of Miriam and R. Yehudah ben Natan, taught some of Rash...

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Yocheved bat RASHI Kalonimus, יוכבד קלונימוס בת רש"י MP (1065 - c.1139)

Yocheved married Meir ben Samuel of nearby Ramerupt. They had four sons: Isaac ("Rivam"), Samuel ("Rashbam") (1080–1174), Solomon the grammarian, and their youngest child, Jacob ("Rabbenu Tam") ...

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Vergentlin Chana Shapira, חנה שפירא MP (c.1375 - d.)

Vergentlin (Chana - Hana) Shapira (Treves) was the sister of her mother-in-law Julia Sapira (Treves) - both daughters of Matityahu Treves. -------------------- קיימ...

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Jechiel "The Posek" Ben Matityahu Ashkenazi Treves, יחיאל טרבס-אשכנזי, הפוסק MP (c.1110 - 1189)

Dear Yigal, Asher אשר Klein קליין has sent you a message (May 31, 2011): Subject: סדר הדור&#...

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RIVAM, Yitzhak ben Meir / ריב"ם MP (c.1090 - c.1130)

ריב"ם: ר' יצחק בר מאיר (נכד רש"י). נפ&#x...

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Yehuda Azriel ben Nathan (RIBAN), יהודה בר נתן - ריב"ן MP (c.1065 - 1105)

א. היסטוריה אחד משני חתניו היד...

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Yechiel יחיאל pre-Louria, I קדם-לוריא, הראשון, of Erfurt MP (c.1370 - 1450)

-------------------- Source: Different sources quote different years of birth and death within 20 yrs of the quoted ones

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Rabbi Shimshon / רבי שמשון pre-Luria / קדם לוריא ר"מ ערפורט, of Erfurt MP (c.1325 - 1417)

(See 6 source documents loaded 8/10) See also bottom of Rashi page at Loebtree.com * * Physician in Orlëans. Cured Count Etampes of gout. Flourished about 1360-1370. He probably li...

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HaRav Shmuel of Speyer, Head, Shapira Family הרב שמואל זלמן, הראשון לבית שפירא MP (1345 - 1414)

Samuel ben Kalonymus he-Hasid of Speyer was a Tosafist, liturgical poet, and philosopher, surnamed "the Prophet" (Solomon Luria, Responsa, No. 29). He seems to have lived in Spain and in France. He is ...

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Rabbi Aharon ben Nethanel Luria [the 1st Luria], רבי אהרון לוריא MP (c.1413 - c.1478)

R. Aharon was the first of his family to become known in the responsa literature by name of "Luria" (or Lorjo or Loria). He seems to have been sent back to Germany where he soon was selected by the alr...

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Rivkah wife of Rashi MP (c.1040 - 1096)

Not much is known about her. She might have been Bat (daughter of) Yitzhak Benabun or bat Yosef Klonimus?

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Aharon Hagadol Tzarfati [RASHI gt.gt.gd.father] / אהרון שלמה צרפתי, סבי סב רש"י MP (deceased)

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Rabbi Yitzchak Tzarfati [RASHI father], רבי יצחק צרפתי - אבי רש"י MP (1010 - 1060)

Family tree (in Hebrew): Rashi's father, Yitzchak was a great scholar, but very poor. He made a meager living from the sale of wine. Legend has it that he once found a rare diamond and thought to s...

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Leah Miriam Bat Yizchak Tzarfati [RASHI mother], לאה מרים צרפתי - אם רש"י MP (1005 - 1065)

Or born in1015 Rashis parents lived in Worms while his mother was expecting. As she walked down one of the narrow streets in the Jewish quarter, only 8ft wide, she was imperiled by two oncoming carri...

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Solomon of Orleans, שלמה מאורליאן, נכד הריב"ם MP (deceased)

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Moshe Aaron Klonimus [son RIVAM], משה אהרון קלונימוס, בן ריב"ם, נין רש MP (deceased)

Av Beth Din Orleans

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Ram, Rabbi Meir / ר"מ, רבי מאיר הישיש MP (1055 - c.1134)

רבינו מאיר בן שמואל מכונה "אבי...

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RASHBAM, Shmuel ben Meir / רשב"ם MP (c.1085 - c.1158)

רשב"ם: ר' שמואל בר מאיר (נכד רש"י). ח&#x...

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Marona wife of RASHBAM, מרונה קלונימוס, אשת רשב"ם MP (deceased)

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Shemaya ben Eliezer Jocelin [RASHI Gd.Son] MP (deceased)

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Rabbi Yochanan Hagadol Treves Ashkenazi / יוחנן הגדול טרבס-אשכנזי MP (c.1265 - c.1314)

He was a descendant of R' Itzhak ben Meir, grandson of Rashi and the first to be called "Treves". Immigrated to Trier, Germany in 1306 -------------------- Dear Yigal, Asher אש&#x...

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Yossef Troyes (HaGadol) / יוסף טרויש הגדול MP (c.1304 - c.1370)

Death year was reported also as: 1360 or 1375 ABD in Marseilles, Paris. Known as "Yosef Treves the Great." -------------------- In 1343 was a rabbi in Marseille, France. He is known as "Yosef HaG...

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{Rabbi Avraham Ashkenazi Treves} / {רבי אברהם אשכנזי-טרבס} MP (c.1240 - 1310)

1210-1270? Some sources skip this generation - ישנם המדלגים עליו -------------------- Dear...

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Matisyahu Treves of Paris MP (c.1325 - c.1387)

MATTITHIAH B. JOSEPH THE PROVENÇAL Chief rabbi of Paris and of France from 1360 to 1385; son of Joseph b. Johanan of Treves, rabbi of Marseilles; pupil of Perez b. Isaac ha-Kohen and of Niss...

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Rachel bat Rashi / רחל בת רש"י MP (1070 - d.)

Firstborn daughter of RASHI Rachel was divorced from her husband, Eliezer. Judy Chicago, in her compendium of significant women in history, lists Rachel (b. 1070), daughter of Rashi, as a learned wom...

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Miriam Bat RASHI, Ben Natan, מרים בת רש"י אשת ריב"ן MP (1066 - 1105)

Miriam married Judah ben Nathan and had a daughter, Alvina, a learned woman whose customs served as an example for other Jewish women. Miriam’s son, Yom Tov, later moved to Paris and headed a ye...

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Rashi / רש"י MP (1040 - 1105)

Rashi was the outstanding Biblical commentator of the Middle Ages. He was born in Troyes, France, and lived from 1040 to 1105. He is considered the "father" of all commentaries that followed on the Tal...

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