Rabbi Naftali Hirsch Katz, [ABD Lublin][Perot Genosar] - Naftali Hirsch Katz I - Two Wives

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11/28/2016 at 5:27 AM

I have found recorded that Rabbi Naftali Hirsch Katz, ABD Lublin, "Peirot Genosar" had two wives. It was his second wife, name given as 'Shprintza' who later remarried Rabbi Avraham Yehoshua Heschel [of Cracow] (Hanukat HaTorah) after the former's death.
Rabbi Yitzchak HaCohen Katz, II [of Stopin and Lublin] the father of Rabbi Naftali Hirsch HaCohen Katz II, ABD Frankfurt, Posen - [Smikhat Hakhamim] is a son of this wife Shprintza. Accordingly, Rabbi Naftali Hirsch HaCohen Katz II, ABD Frankfurt, Posen - [Smikhat Hakhamim] isn't necessarily a descendant of Saul Wahl Katzenellenbogen (1 day King). It was Dina Katz Heschel, "haGedolah" who was a granddaughter of Saul Wahl Katzenellenbogen (1 day King), not our Shprintza. Now of course this doesn't fit with anything recorded on Geni. Can anyone support/refute this? Here is a link to the document I am quoting - https://1drv.ms/b/s!AjB-Z-O4Zw-PdlIJaNMOOW9TkkI.

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