Moshe Yaffe, Hacohen

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Moshe Yaffe, Hacohen

Hebrew: משה יפה, הכהן
Also Known As: "Moshe Jaffe", "Rabbi of Kracow"
Birthdate: (25)
Birthplace: Prague, Czech Republic
Death: circa 1520 (17-33)
Krakow, Poland
Place of Burial: Kraków, Kraków County, Malopolskie, Poland
Immediate Family:

Son of Eliezer Lipman Jaffe, of Horowitz and ? HOROWITZ
Husband of A Yaffe
Father of Rabbi Mordechai ben Moshe Jaffe-Singer; Shmuel Yafe Jaffe-Sirkes, Hacohen and ? Jaffe
Brother of Joseph (ben Eliezer) Jaffe, (of Prague)

Occupation: Rabbi in Krakow
Managed by: Private User
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About Moshe Yaffe, Hacohen

Moses b. Eliezer Jaffe born Poland end of fifteenths century, he was prominent as a rabbi: mentioned in the "Shalshelet ha-Kabbalah" manuscript in St. Petersburg.

Jaffe Rabbinical Family Tree

  • Moses b. Eliezer Jaffe of Bologna- Born in Poland; removed to Italy, prominent as a rabbi in late 15th century.
  • Moses b. Eliezer Jaffe (1485-1520) - Rabbi at Cracow; grandfather of Joel Sirkes.


Cannot be a cohen, grandson tthe bach wasnt and if you follow paternal line shows leviim

About משה יפה, הכהן (עברית)

מגילות יחש של משפחת יפה- צבי יפה 1996/ גניגר ישראל

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Moshe Yaffe, Hacohen's Timeline

Prague, Czech Republic
Age 18
Age 20
Lublin, Lublin Voivodeship, Poland
Age 25
Rabbi Cracow
Kraków, Kraków County, Malopolskie, Poland