Original lithography by Josef Kriehuber, circa 1830; now displayed in the Albertina.
Interior of the memorial in Bratislava, Slovakia (the grave of the Chasam Sofer is at the left).
Ohel Shimon-Erlau Yeshiva in Katamon, Jerusalem, named after Rabbi Shimon Sofer.
Rabbi Yochanan Sofer

He was the second son of Rabbi Moshe Sofer (Chassam Sofer) of Pressburg.

- Shimon Sofer

The Ksav Sofer was the son of Rabbi Moses Sofer (1762 – 1839), known as the Chasam Sofer, the rabbi of Pressburg (present-day Bratislava) and the leading rabbinical figure of Orthodox Judaism in Hungary and the Austrian Empire, as well as one of the greatest Talmudic scholars of his day.

- Shimon Sofer (Hungarian rabbi)

Thereafter, he lived some two years in the Polish city of Kraków, in the company of his uncle, also named Rabbi Shimon Sofer (author of Michtav Sofer).

- Shimon Sofer (Hungarian rabbi)

All three of his sons became rabbis: Avrohom Shmuel Binyamin Sofer (known as the Ktav Sofer or Ksav Sofer); Shimon Sofer (known as the Michtav Sofer), who became the Rav of Kraków; and Yozef Yozpa Sofer.

- Moses Sofer

He was the leader of the Erlau movement, whose progenitor was his grandfather, Rabbi Shimon Sofer of Erlau, a grandson of the Chatam Sofer, and son of the Ktav Sofer.

- Moses Sofer
Original lithography by Josef Kriehuber, circa 1830; now displayed in the Albertina.

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