Genealogy Projects tagged with yeshivas on the Geni Family Tree

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  • Rabbis and students of Telz Yeshiva - (Telšiai, Lithuania)

    Telshe Yeshiva - ישיבת טעלז==In 1875 this famous Eastern European yeshiva was founded in the Lithuanian town of Telšiai (Yiddish: טעלז "Telz"). During World War II the yeshiva began relocating to Wickliffe, Ohio, in the United States and is now known as the Rabbinical College of Telshe, (commonly referred to as Telz Yeshiva or Telz in short.)===History===Telshe yeshiva building, Telšiai, Lithua...

  • Rabbis and students of Pressburg Yeshiva - (Bratislava, Slovakia)

    Rabbi Moshe Sofer-Schreiber, ''Hatam Sofer'' , (German: Moses Schreiber), also known by his main work Chatam (in Yiddish: "Chasam") Sofer, (trans. Seal of the Scribe), (1762 - 1839), was one of the leading rabbis of European Jewry in the first half of the nineteenth century his influence is still felt today. He is also the patriarch of the Sofer family of rabbis.He declined many offers for the ...