R' Yekusiel Yehuda Teitelbaum, Admur Ihel-Sighet / רבי יקותיאל יהודה טייטלבוים

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R' Yekusiel Yehudah [Zalmen Leib] Teitelbaum, Yetev Lev

Hebrew: ר' יקיתאל יהודה (הבעל יטב לב) זי"ע טייטלבוים, ייטב לב
Also Known As: "יקותיאל יהודה בן אלעזר טיטלבוים", "אב"ד סיגעט", "ייטב לב", "רבי יקותיאל יהודה טייטלבוים"
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Birthplace: Sátoraljaújhely, Sátoraljaújhelyi, Borsod-Abaúj-Zemplén, Hungary
Death: September 08, 1883 (74-75)
Sighetu Marmației, Sighetu Marmatiei, Maramureș County, Romania
Immediate Family:

Son of R' Eluzer Nissan Teitelbaum, A.B.D. Sighet and then Drohobycz and Rebbetzin Rosa Blume Teitelbaum
Husband of Rebbetzin Rachel Teitelbaum
Father of Avruhm Aaron Tietelbaum; R' Avraham Aaron Teitelbaum, A.B.D. Kolbuszowa; R' Hananiah YomTov Lipa Teitelbaum, Admur Sighet; R' Moshe Yosef Teitelbaum, A.B.D. Zborov, Stropkow and Ihel; R' Eliyahu Betzalel Teitelbaum, A.B.D. Tyachevo (Taish) and 5 others
Brother of R' Nahum Zvi Teitelbaum, Admur Drohobycz; Channah Rachel Rappaport and R' Shmuel Teitelbaum, A.B.D. Gorlice

Occupation: Sighet Uhel Rov, Rabbi of Stropkov; Yetev Lev, Yetev Ponim, Avnei Tsedek, Rav Tuv, Rav in Sigat, author of "Yetev Lev"
Managed by: Sándor Feldmájer
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About R' Yekusiel Yehuda Teitelbaum, Admur Ihel-Sighet / רבי יקותיאל יהודה טייטלבוים

Rabbi Yekusiel Yehuda Teitelbaum (1808-1883), known as the Yetev Lev, was a Hasidic Rebbe in Austria-Hungary. He was the son of Rabbi Eliezer Nison Teitelbaum, rabbi of Drubitsh, who was the son of the Yismach Moshe (Rabbi Moshe Teitelbaum; famous Orthodox rabbis are sometimes known by the titles of their religious works) of Ujhel, Hungary. He was to become the grandfather of Rabbi Joel Teitelbaum, the rebbe of Satmar who migrated to the United States after the Holocaust.

Yekusiel Yehuda, also known by his Yiddish equivalent names as Zalman Leib, was appointed as the rabbi of Stropkov (1833), Ujhel (1841) and Drubitsh (1856). When the town of Sighet, Hungary, was looking for a new rabbi, he offered himself as a candidate and was appointed to that post in 1858. He also served as a chasidic rebbe and became known as the rebbe of Siget.

Yekusiel Yehuda married Ruchl, daughter of Rabbi Moshe Dovid Ashkenazi of Toltsva. Their sons were Chananya Yomtov Lipa, author of Kedishas Yomtov, who succeeded his father in Siget, Avrohom Aharon, who became the rabbi of Kolbasov, Moshe Yosef, the rabbi of Ujhel and Eliyohu Betsalel, rabbi of Tetsh. They also had three daughters.

About R' Yekusiel Yehuda Teitelbaum, Admur Ihel-Sighet / רבי יקותיאל יהודה טייטלבוים (עברית)

ר' יהודה יקותיאל נולד בדרוהביטש בשנת תקס"ח, 1808 ונתקבל לרב בעיר סמראפקא (מחוז זעמפלין). אחרי מות ר' משה מלא את מקומו ועלה לכס הרבנות באויהעל. הוא הוציא לאור את ספרי זקנו, וחבר:

א) ייטב לב על התורה,

ב) ייטב פנים דרושים,

ג) שו"ת אבני צדק על שולחן ערוך,

ד) רב טוב עה"ת.

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R' Yekusiel Yehuda Teitelbaum, Admur Ihel-Sighet / רבי יקותיאל יהודה טייטלבוים's Timeline

1808
1808
Sátoraljaújhely, Sátoraljaújhelyi, Borsod-Abaúj-Zemplén, Hungary
1826
1826
Age 18
1836
May 22, 1836
Age 28
Stropkov, Stropkov District, Prešov Region, Slovakia
1845
1845
Age 37
1850
1850
Age 42
Gorlice, Gorlice County, Lesser Poland Voivodeship, Poland
1883
September 8, 1883
Age 75
Sighetu Marmației, Sighetu Marmatiei, Maramureș County, Romania
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Hungary
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