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הגאון החסיד רבי יהושע העשל פר�...

9/6/2007 Yesterday

Rabbi Moshe Avigdor Amiel (1883-1946) , philosopher, active for Eretz Yisrael settlement. In 1905 rabbi of Svencian, in 1920 rabbi of Antwerp, in 1936 Chief Rabbi of Tel Aviv-Jaffa. Moshe Avigdor Amiel...

8/20/2008 Yesterday

8/26/2008 Yesterday

David Tebele Efrati MP (c.1850 - c.1884)

"David Efrati", "David Tefla Efrat"

David Tebele Efrati, 1850-1884, author of the genealogical work Toldot Anshei Shem, published in 1875. He was born in Merkine (Meretz). An exceptional student, he wrote books and articles from a young ...

2/7/2009 Yesterday

Eliezer Hanoch Heinich Prozner MP (b. - c.1846)

"Leyzer Prozner"

The Unbroken Chain, Vol 1, page 18 (Neil Rosenstein): Ittel Margolis died age ninety one and was buried in Merkine (Meretz), married Eliezer Pruzhiner, ancestor of the Efrati Family, who died in 1846...

2/7/2009 Yesterday

R' Zvi Pesach Frank, Chief Rabbi of Jerusalem (1873 - 1960)

"Halachic scholar and the Chief Rabbi of Jerusalem for several decades", "אב בית דין הפרושים בירושלים"

Rabbi Tzvi Pesach Frank (1873–1961) צבי פסח פרנק was a renowned Halachic scholar and the Chief Rabbi of Jerusalem for severa...

12/27/2008 Yesterday

David Moses Shereshovsky of Warsaw MP (1846 - 1915)

"Mosiek", "Szerszewski", "Mojzesz"

12/24/2012 Yesterday

12/24/2012 Yesterday

9/25/2013 Yesterday

General Julius Klein MP (1901 - 1984)

2/7/2009 Yesterday

Sigmund Pollitzer MP (1842 - 1912)

"Sigismund", "Zelig ben Ze'ev"

2/7/2009 11/25/2015

Grand Rabbi Yitzchak Meir Alter, 1st Rebbe of Ger MP (c.1798 - 1866)

"First Gerrer Rebbe", "the Chiddushei HaRim"

Yitzchak Meir Alter Gerrer Rebbe Main work - Chidushei Harim Born 1798 Magnuszew, Poland Died 10 March 1866 Dynasty Ger Successor: Chanoch Henoch of Alexander Wife: Feigele Lipszyc I...

6/8/2007 11/25/2015

1/27/2009 11/25/2015

5/12/2014 11/24/2015

Rav Tzvi Teumim from Kalish R' Zvi Hirsch A.B.D. Kalush, near Lvov and Stanislaw married the daughter of R' Jacob Lorbeerbaum of Lissa, grandson of R' Nathan, son of Chacham Zvi Ashkenazi.Their descend...

3/12/2007 11/18/2015

Wikipedia contributors. " Faudel-Phillips baronets ." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia.

2/7/2009 11/18/2015

10/27/2009 11/5/2015

10/27/2009 11/5/2015

Arthur George Weidenfeld, Baron Weidenfeld, GBE (born 13 September 1919)[1] is a British publisher, philanthropist, and newspaper columnist. Life and career[edit] Born in Vienna, Austria, Weidenfel...

8/29/2014 11/2/2015

רבי אברהם אבא, בנו השלישי של רב&#...

8/12/2007 10/30/2015

R' Moses Reines MP (c.1740 - d.)

"Mosheleh Reines", "Rabbi Moshe the Righteous"

יצחק יעקב ריינס ----------------------------------------

2/7/2009 10/29/2015

Dr. Geoffrey B. Wigoder MP (1922 - 1999)

Made Aliyah in 1949.

1/2/2008 10/25/2015

Lord Basil T. Wigoder, QC MP (1921 - 2004)

11/15/2007 10/25/2015

Judah Leib (Leon) Wigoder MP (deceased)


1/28/2008 10/23/2015

7/10/2008 10/6/2015

Grand Rabbi Dovid Biderman, The Lelover Rebbe MP (1746 - 1814)

"David ben Shlomo Zvi Biederman", "1st Lelover Rebbe", "1st Rebbe of Lelov", "רבי דוד בידרמן בן רבי שלמה צבי.", "1", "R' Dovid Biederman", "1st Lelow Rebbe", "אדמו"ר דוד בידרמן", "רבי דוד מלעלוב", "Lelover Rebbe", "Rabbi Dovid of Lelov"

Rav Dovid Biderman, the first Lelover Rebbe (1746-1814), son of Rav Shlomo Biderman. A close follower of the Chozeh of Lublin, he was known for his extraordinary compassion for, and inability to see fa...

6/16/2007 10/6/2015

Rabbi Pinchas-David Halevi Horowitz (1st Bostoner Rebbe) MP (1876 - 1941)

"Pinchas-David", "פנחס-דוד", "Bostoner Rebbe"

Grand Rabbi Pinchas David Horowitz, the first Bostoner Rebbe, a scion of the Rebbe Reb Shmelke of Nikolsburg and the Lelov dynasty, first arrived in Boston in 1915 from the Land of Israel via Europe. >...

4/9/2008 10/4/2015

R' Abraham Brandwein MP (c.1865 - c.1939)

6/16/2007 10/4/2015

Rabbi Klatchko "Meltzer" Mordechai, son of Asher, was born in Vilna in 1797. He was named Meltzer for his father-in-law, Rabbi Leib Meltzer. His studied in the Volozhin Yeshiva, from the year 1831. He ...

6/18/2007 10/4/2015

Yitzchak Isaac Klatzko MP (deceased)

10/4/2008 10/1/2015

10/1/2015 10/1/2015

9/30/2015 9/30/2015

2/7/2009 9/27/2015

2/7/2009 9/27/2015

Joseph HaLevi Frensdorff MP (b. - 1877)

1913--1996- The Eger Family Association- pg.6 1913--1990- The Eger Family Association- אילן בבב1

2/7/2009 9/23/2015

10/27/2009 9/23/2015

9/30/2008 9/18/2015

R' Joseph Yoshke Lamm MP (c.1820 - d.)

7/11/2007 9/16/2015

9/6/2007 9/16/2015

Meszulem Horowicz MP (1801 - 1874)

12/3/2007 9/16/2015

R' Isaac "Hamburger" Horowitz, A.B.D. Altona-Hamburg-Wandsbeck MP (1715 - 1767)

"Reb Itsikl Hamburger"

----------------------------------------* Updated from MyHeritage Family Trees via daughter Chana Breindel Ben Nathan Silberfeld (born Ben Yitzhak Horowitz) by SmartCopy : Sep 3 2015, 7:02:55 UTC

7/9/2007 9/15/2015

R' Solomon Fruchter MP (1762 - d.)

"Solomon Fruchter"

5/15/2007 9/12/2015

R' Shmuel Shmelke Klein MP (1804 - 1875)

"Shmuel Shmelka Me'selish", "Klein ?", "Shmuel Shmelka Klein ?"

Author of "Tzror haChaim"

12/22/2007 9/12/2015

Author of Machne Levy Hirsch Zwi Ben Pinchas Halevi Horowitz held the office of chief rabbi in Frankfurt from 1805 to 1817. Hirsch Levy Horowitz, as he was familiarly known, was born in Poland in 175...

10/9/2007 9/12/2015

Rabbi Pinchas Halevi Horowitz, "Ba'al Hafla'ah", ABD Frankfurt am Main MP (1730 - c.1805)

"Pinchas Ben Zwi Hirsch Ha-Levi", "Ba’al HaFla’a of Frankfurt", "רבינו פנחס בעל הפלא"ה האראוויץ"

Rabbi Pinchas HaLevi Horowitz (born in Chortkiv about 1731; died in Frankfort-on-the-Main July 1, 1805) was a rabbi and Talmudist. The descendant of a long line of rabbinical ancestors and the son of R...

10/9/2007 9/12/2015

R' Jacob Horowitz MP (c.1750 - c.1803)

"Directory and Genealogy of the Horowitz-Margareten Family- from Generation to Generation" revised Edition 1994. -Chart no.1

8/22/2007 9/12/2015

מו׳׳ה צבי יהושע אבד׳׳ק טרייב...

4/18/2008 9/12/2015

R' Samuel Shmelke Horowitz, A.B.D. Nikolsburg MP (1726 - 1778)

"Reb Shmelke of Nikolsburg", "Shmuel "Schmelke" (ben Hirsh Halevi) Horowitz of Nikolsburg", "Rabbi Shmuel", "Shmilke from Nikelshburg", "The Nikolsburger Rebbe"

Shmelke of Nikolsburg (1726 Chortkiv, Galicia - 1778 Nikolsburg, Moravia) was one of the great early Chasidic Rebbes. Born Shmuel Horowitz (but commonly known by the diminutive "Shmelke"), he was the o...

8/22/2007 9/12/2015

R' Yitzchak Yungerlieb of Radziwillow (Radwill) MP (1744 - 1832)

"Isaac ben Jeḥiel Michel of Radwil", "Isaac of Radzivilov", "Yitsḥaḳ", "me-Radvil", "Isaac", "of Radzivilov", "Rav Yitzchak Yungerleib Michalowicz", "Rav Yitchak Yungerleib Goldman"

R' Yechiel Michel - The Zlotschover Maggid FAMILY TREE (Scroll and see below) Parable on the Language of Melody by R' Yitzhak of Radvil

8/31/2008 8/26/2015

12/6/2007 8/26/2015

10/27/2009 8/26/2015

R' Shlomo Zalmina Zuckerman of Roshkov MP (b. - 1915)

"ראשקובער רבי"

חסידות ראשקוב

10/27/2009 8/24/2015

8/24/2015 8/24/2015

Rabbi Dr. Abraham Joshua Heschel MP (1907 - 1972)

"Leading Jewish Theologian"

"Moral Grandeur and Spiritual Audacity Essays by Abraham Joshua Heschel" , Essay by Susannah Heschel Abraham Joshua Heschel PBS Interview / Video Abraham Joshua Heschel (January 11, 1907 –...

11/2/2008 8/24/2015

Grand Rabbi Yitzchak Meir Heschel, Admur Kopyczynce MP (1861 - 1936)

"Kopyczynitzer Rebbe"

12/8/2008 8/23/2015

R' Yitzchak Meir Heschel, Admur Zinkov MP (1770 - 1855)

""Admor Zinkov"", "Isaac Meir Heschel", "Yitzchok Meir Heschel", "Zhinkover Rebbe", "Admor Zinkov"

The Apta Hasidic Dynasty Rabbi Avraham Yehoshua Heshel of Apt was the founder of the Apt-Mezhbizh-Zinkover Hasidic dynasty . In honor of the dynasty's founder, his descendants adopted the family name...

12/8/2007 8/23/2015

R' Meir Jeruchem MP (deceased)

2/9/2011 8/22/2015

Grand Rabbi Menachem Mendel Hager [First Vizhnitzer Rebbe], 1st Vizhnitzer Rebbe MP (1830 - 1884)

"The Tzemach Tzaddik", "1st Vizhnitzer Rebbe", "הצמח צדיק"

Menachem Mendel Hager Menachem Mendel Hager was born on May 17, 1830 in Kosiv. He was the son of Rabbi Chaim Hager of Kosiv and the son-in-law of Rabbi Yisroel Friedman of Ruzhyn. He was appointed ...

12/19/2007 8/18/2015

Sara Tzippora Shor MP (deceased)

8/24/2009 8/14/2015

8/14/2015 8/14/2015

R' David Heilprin of Vaslui (c.1821 - c.1894)

1/9/2008 8/13/2015

Gittel Tova Manzon MP (deceased)

1/9/2008 8/12/2015

Grand Rabbi DovBer Friedman of Leovo MP (1822 - 1875)

"הרב דוב בער מלעאבא"

8/24/2007 8/12/2015

Grand Rabbi Menachem Nachum Friedman, 1st Shtefanesht Rebbe MP (1823 - 1868)

"Stifineshter Rebbe", "Stefanester Rebbe", "Rabbi Menahem Nahum Friedman [of Shtifinesht]", "Rabbi Menahem Nachum Friedman", "הרב מנחם נחום משטעפענעשט"

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...

8/24/2007 8/12/2015

R' Moshe Yehuda Leib Friedman, Admur Pascani-Tel Aviv MP (1865 - 1947)

"Moses Judah Lieb"

רבי משה יהודה לייב פרידמן, ייס&#x...

7/11/2007 8/12/2015

6/22/2009 8/10/2015

R' Dovid Moshe Friedman of Chortkov MP (1828 - 1903)

"David Moshe Friedman M' Chortkov", "David Moshe Friedman"

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...

8/24/2007 8/10/2015

R' Mordechai Shraga Friedman, 1st Husyatiner Rebbe MP (1834 - 1894)

"Husyatiner Rebbe"

Husiatyn is the name of a Hasidic dynasty, whose founder was a scion of the Ruzhiner dynasty. Husiatyn is located in present-day Ukraine.It started with the Rebbe Rabbi Mordechai Shraga Feivish Friedma...

8/24/2007 8/9/2015

אברהם יהושע השיל פרידמן רבי א&#...

6/25/2009 8/9/2015

רבי יצחק פרידמן (ה' בכסלו תקצ"ה, 1834 - ...

7/11/2007 8/9/2015

12/18/2011 8/8/2015

R' Jehiel Michel of Zwiahel (Zvil) MP (1786 - 1856)

"Yechiel Michel of Zvhil", "Michel Zhevil"

Zvhil Mezbuz Hasidic Dynasty Family Tree Zvhil Hasidic Dynasty Wikipedia Rabbi Yechiel Michel of Zvhil born 5548 [1788] died 12 Tishri 5616 [1856]. Son-in-law of Rabbi Yisroel Chaim of Ludmir, so...

6/28/2007 8/8/2015

R' Baruch Rabinowitz, Admur Jasy and then of Yampol MP (deceased)

"Admur Jassy and Yampol"

10/30/2008 8/7/2015

R' Mordechai Twersky of Chernobyl MP (1770 - 1837)

"Magid of Chernobyl", "2nd Chernobyler Rebbe", "מרדכי מטשרנוביל טברסקי"

Mordechai Twersky Wikipedia Chernobyl (Hasidic dynasty). From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Chernobyl is a Hasidic dynasty that was founded by the "Meor Einayim," Grand Rabbi Menachem Nachum T...

2/15/2007 8/7/2015

Reb Aharon Chernobyler MP (1784 - 1871)

Rabbi Aharon of Chernobyl (1784- 8 Kislev 1871), eldest son and successor of Rabbi Mordechai of Chernobyl, studied closely with his grandfather, Rabbi Nachum of Chernobyl. He became the Rebbe of thousa...

2/15/2007 8/7/2015

8/17/2009 8/7/2015

1/7/2008 8/7/2015

The first Rabbe of Talne, the world-renowned R. Dovid'l (1808-1882), was one of the eight sons of Rabbi Mordechai Twersky, who was the only son of Rabbi Nochum Twersky - the maggid of Tchernobil, disci...

1/7/2008 8/7/2015

Rachmastrivka Hasidic dynasty

1/7/2008 8/7/2015

R' Meshullam Feiwel Horowitz of Kremenets MP (b. - 1784)

"Meshullam Feiwel Horowitz"

R' Meshulam Feivish ou Feivel de Kremenitz

7/8/2007 8/2/2015

12/2/2007 7/27/2015

Hinde Halberstam MP (deceased)

2/7/2009 7/25/2015

R' Isaiah Halberstam MP (1864 - 1943)

בן זקוניו של האדמו"ר חיים הלבר&#x...

9/18/2007 6/9/2015

Reb Shalom Eliezer (#13) Halberstam [of Ratzfert] MP (1862 - 1944)

"Shulem Leyzer"

7/10/2007 6/9/2015

Baruch Halberstam of Gorlitz (son#8) MP (1829 - 1906)

"Sanz-Gorlitz Rebbe"

R'Baruch was son no. 8 of R'Chaim Halberstam ADMOR Sanz. He had 5 sons and 3 daughters with his first wife Pesel TEITELBAUM (d. 1884). He then remarried Mrs. SHAPIRO (no children of this marriage)....

7/16/2007 6/9/2015

Rabbi Aaron (#7) Halberstam [of Sanz] MP (1824 - 1903)

"The 2nd Sanz Rebbe", "Aron Halbershtam - Tzanz"

R'Aaron was no. 7 son of the ADMOR of Sanz, and succeeded his father as Rebbe of Sanz. He married Channah Elke WEINBERGER. They had 2 sons and 1 daughter. Is the progenitor of the Sanz - Gribov Has...

7/16/2007 6/9/2015

Rabbi David Halberstam (#5) [Kr'Shanover Rav] MP (1821 - 1894)

"Son #5 of the ADMOR of Sanz", "רבי דוד הלברשטאם מקשאנוב"

Rebbe David HALBERSTAM, the 5th son of the ADMOR of Sanz and the Kr'Shanover Rav, was the Rebbe of Kr'shanov (or Chrzanow in Polish), just a few short miles from the infamous Auschwitz death camp. Ausc...

10/21/2007 6/9/2015

Rabbi Lazarus (Eliezer) Jakob Riesser MP (1763 - 1828)

"Jacob Riesser"

10/7/2007 5/21/2015

Meir Nathan (son #6) Halberstam of Sanz MP (1827 - 1855)

"Son no. 6 of ADMOR of Sanz & father of the founder of the Bobover Hassidic Dynasty"

Meir Nathan Halberstam, son no. 6 of R'Chaim Halberstam, ADMOR of Sanz, m. Bella Horowitz, fathered a daughter, Halberstam who married Naftali Horowitz, and his son - Rabbi Shlomo (Shloime) Halberstem,...

7/10/2007 5/21/2015

Yechezkel Shraga Halberstam, (son #4) [Shinyever Rebbe] MP (1813 - 1898)

"The Rebbe of Shineva", "Divrei Yechezkel"

Yechezkel Shraga HalberstamFrom Wikipedia, the free encyclopediaRabbi Yechezkel Shraga Halberstam, (1813–1898), was the eldest son of the Divrei Chaim, Rabbi Chaim Halbertam of Sanz. He was famo...

11/18/2007 5/21/2015

10/27/2009 5/17/2015

10/12/2009 5/16/2015

8/13/2014 5/15/2015

R' DovBerish Rappoport, A.B.D. Medziboz MP (b. - 1803)

"אב"ד מעזיבוז"

3/17/2009 5/14/2015

Rabbi Yaakov Israel Emden, [Ya'avetz] MP (1697 - 1776)

"יעקב עמדן", "Ya'avetz", "יעב"ץ"

Jacob Emden - יעב"ץ, יעקב עמדן also known as Ya'avetz (June 4, 1697, Altona – April 19, 1776, Altona), was a l...

10/21/2007 5/11/2015

Rabbi Mordechai Banet MP (1753 - 1829)

"Mordecai ben Abraham Benet", "מרדכי בן אברהם בנט", "Marcus Benedict"

Published Gravestones from Nikolsburg on Jewishgen A Gifted Child. Talmudist and chief rabbi of Moravia; born in 1753 at Csurgό, a small vil lage in the county of Stuhlweissenburg, Hungary; died...

7/23/2007 5/8/2015

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...

9/2/2008 5/8/2015

2/7/2009 5/8/2015

R' Jacob "Lisser" Lorbeerbaum of Lissa MP (c.1760 - 1832)

"Chavat Daat Leszno", "Jacob"

Yaakov Lorberbaum Yaakov ben Yaakov Moshe Lorberbaum of Lissa (1760-1832) (known in English as Jacob ben Jacob Moses of Lissa, Jacob Lorberbaum or Jacob Lisser, Hebrew: יעקב...

3/12/2007 5/3/2015

Grand Rabbi Sar Sholom Rokeach, 1st Belzer Rebbe - הרב שר שלום רוקח,האדמו"&...

7/22/2007 5/3/2015