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Rabbi Nachman m'hardyka Horodenker, [Gr. Father of Nachman of Breslev] MP (c.1700 - c.1772)

Rabbi Nachman Horodenker (yartzeit, 2 Tammuz), was a leading and close disciple of the Baal Shem Tov and the paternal grandfather of Rebbe Nachman of Breslev.Nachman Horodenker's son, Rabbi Simchah, ma...

Rabbi Nachman Mi'Breslev MP (1772 - 1810)

! Breslever Rebbe / Na Nach Nachma Nachman M'Uman Nachman of Breslov נחמן מברסלב‎, also known as Reb Nachman of Bratslav, Reb Nachman Breslover רב נחמן ברעסלאווער, Nachman from Uman (April 4, 177...

Sashia of Breslev - Horodenker (Ossatin), Breslaver 1st wife MP (c.1772 - 1807)

Sashia, Rabbi Nachman's first wife, was the daughter of Rabbi Ephraim of Ossatin. She was married to the Rebbe in 1785 and was mother to all his children. When her son, Shlomo Ephaim, died in 1806, S...

Bat Chaim Horodenker MP (deceased)

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Breslaver 2nd wife Horodenker (Trachtenberg) MP (deceased)

Rabbi Nachman's second wife, whose name is not known, was the daughter of Rebbi Yechezkel Trachtenberg of Brody. The Rebbe carried on with a mysterious journey in 1807 even after his first wife's death...

Chaim Horodenker MP (deceased)

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Daughter Horodenker MP (deceased)

Hodl (Horodenker) Chmelnicki MP (1787 - d.)

Rabbi Nachman's first child, was born in Ossatin in 1787. She was named after the Rebbe's grandmother, the Baal Shem Tov's daughter. In 1800, Adil was married to Rabbi Yoske, the son of Rabbi Avraham...

Feiga Weinberg (Horodenker) MP (b. - c.1872)

Feige Horodenker MP (1803 - 1804)

Feiga, Rabbi Nachman's sixth child was named after his mother, who had died some two years earlier. For reasons unknown, Feiga was sent to Ladizin where she was cared for by a nurse. When she fell il...

Gitel Horowitz (Horodenker) MP (1897 - 1942)

Miriam Feiga Leason/Pollard (Horodenker) MP (1790 - d.)

Miriam was the eldest daughter of Rebbe Nachman of Breslov who married in 1804 to the grandson of Rabbi Leibush Segal (some accounts list him as his father). She settled with her husband in the Holy La...

no name Horodenker (dau. Bresslaver) MP (1798 - 1798)

A fourth daughter was born 1798 while Rabbi Nachman was on the way back from his mysterious journey to Kaminetz. She died right after the Rebbe returned home, even before she had been given a name.

Sarah Horodenker (Braslever) MP (1788 - 1832)

Sarah, Rabbi Nachman's second daughter, was born after the Rebbe had taken up residence in Medvedevka. Sorke, as she was known, was the first of the Rebbe's daughters to become engaged. Rabbi Leib Du...

Shimshon Chaim Horodenker MP (deceased)

Shlomo Horodenker MP (deceased)

Shlomo Efraim Brezlover (Horodenker) MP (c.1805 - c.1806)

Shlomo Ephraim, Rabbi Nachman's first son, was born around 1805. At the bris, the Rebbe himself served as sandek and mohel. Sometime during the first year of his life, Shlomo Ephraim contacted tuberc...

Simcha Horodenker MP (deceased)

Yaakov Brezlover (Horodenker) MP (c.1806 - 1807)

Yaakov, the Rebbe's eighth and last child, was born about half a year after his brother, Shlomo Ephraim had died. His bris milah took place right before Hanukkah 1807. He died not long afterwards.

Itzik Horodenker MP (deceased)