Rachel Sultzovsky (Spektor)

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Rachel Spektor Sultzovsky (Spektor)

Also Known As: "Spektor"
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Birthplace: Bereza, bialski, Lublin Voivodeship, Poland
Death: July 9, 1876
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Daughter of Rav Yitzchak Elchanan Spektor and Sora Reizel Yezerski
Mother of Zlata Tabelovsky and <private>
Sister of Rav Chaim Aryeh Rabinovitch; Benyamin Spektor Rabinowitz; Tzvi Hirsch Spektor Spector; Freda Leah Spektor and Цви-гирш

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About Rachel Sultzovsky (Spektor)

Source (in Yiddish): Biography of Rabbi Yitzchak Elchanan, "Lebens Geschichte fun Velt-Gaon, Rabbi Yitzchak Elchanan ZTL" by Netta Lifschitz, son of Rav Yitzchak Elchanan's personal secretary and right-hand man for over 30 years, Rabbi Yaacov Ha-Levi Lifschitz.

According to this biography, Rachel, Rav Yitzchak Elchanan's only daughter, who was named after the Rav's mother Rachel, was born in Bereza, (today, Biaroza, Belarus). She married R' Zevi Hirsh Sultzovsky, who remained in Rav Yitzchak Elchanan's home after Rachel's untimely death in 1876, working with him on community affairs. Rachel had a daughter, Zlata, who was raised in Rav Yitzchak Elchanan's home. She later married R' Eliyahu Tabelovsky.

Rav Yitzchak Elchanan's biographer, Rabbi Dr. Ephraim Shimoff, lists Zlata's husband's name as R' Eliyahu Rabelovsky. He also describes Rachel, the Rav's daughter, as "a pious woman, highly cultured in Hebrew, Russian, and German."

                                                                                                                 ---Shirley Portnoy
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Rachel Sultzovsky (Spektor)'s Timeline

1837
1837
Bereza, bialski, Lublin Voivodeship, Poland
1876
July 9, 1876
Age 39
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