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30 January, 2011

Roots: Mordechai Avida

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Mordechai Avida, (1909, Poland – 1986, Israel), was the son of Rabbi Yehuda Avida, a famous Zionist Leader.  He was married to Miriam Levkovitz, and they had two sons, Ram and Uri Avida. When he was 13 his family moved from Poland to Vancouver Canada. In 1929 his dad bought him a gun, and sent
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17 January, 2011

Roots: Mazal Michal Harpaz

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Michal Mazal Harpaz was born on June 13, 1943 in a little hospital in Tel Aviv. She is the only daughter of Sarah and Issac Harpaz. She grew up in Kadima, Israel in a chicken and orange farm. In 1969 she married Nehemia Har-Peled, and they have three children: Lily, Sariel & Misgav. She is
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14 January, 2011

Roots: Interview with Ruth Avida

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Ruth Avida (1994, Jerusalem, Israel) Where do you live? Omer (near Beer-Sheva) Israel what is your job? a Judge Did you have brothers/sisters? When and where were they born? Tell me something interesting about them – I have one sister, her name is Ada she was also born in Jerusalem, she is three years younger
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14 January, 2011

Roots: Interview with Michal Har-Peled

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שלום דריה שמי:   מיכל   מזל           הר-פלד       שם משפחה לפני הנישואין   הרפז. נולדתי בבית חולים קטן בתל-אביב. אני חיה  בתל-אביב בשכונת רמת אביב. אני פסיכולוגית  ונותנת יעוץ לאנשים שזקוקים לעזרה. אני בת יחידה. העצה שלי לאנשים : “אל תתייאשו אם הכוס חצי ריקה , תחשבו על זה שהיא עדיין חצי מלאה…”  וכך שגם אם המצב קשה
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14 January, 2011

Family Roots Project

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Daria has a family roots project in school, and once we started receiving the answers from our family, it seemed only logical to add the info into this blog. You would need to get a user name and password to read the current entries.

14 January, 2011

Roots: Zalman Hertzfeld

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Zalman Hertzfeld ( 1911 Warsaw, Poland  – 1976 Hadera, Israel), was an only child. His mom passed away when he was only 11. He was married to Lily Simon, and their only child was Nehemia Har-Peled. Zalman immigrated to Palestine (Israel) in 1939 after he had been waiting for a visa for over nine years.
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14 January, 2011

Roots: interview with Nehemia Har-Peled

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Daria sent her grandparents questions about themselves and their parents. Here are the answers from Saba Nehemia שלום דריה יקרה הנה התשובות שלי לשאלות שלך: שמי :  הר-פלד (קודם היה הרצפלד) , נחמיה סימון. נולדתי בבית חולים ביילנסון שבפתח תיקווה ב – 1944 ואמא שלי לקחה אותי מיד לקיבוץ יגור (ליד העיר חיפה) כי שם
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13 January, 2011

Roots: “Lily” Maria Martha Elizabeth Hertzfeld

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Maria Martha Elizabeth, nicknamed “Lily” (1902 Paris, France 1902 – 1955  Kibutz Yagur, Israel). She was the daughter of: Pauline Terquem and Louis Simon. She married Zalman Hertzfeld, and Nehemia Simon Har-Peled (Hertzfeld) is their only son. She studied Early Childhood Special Education, and was the first Supervisor of the  City of Paris Preschools .
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