Andrew Denton and I Share Common Roots

Andrew Denton discovers that he is part of the illustrious Katzenellenbogen Rabbinic Family Tree.

So we are connected!

He discovers this in Episode 1  Series 6 of Who Do You Think You Are Australia.


My connection to my 12th great grandfather, Saul Wahl Katzenellenbogen, King of Poland for a day:

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From my zaida’s shtetl of Orla to Suchowola, Andrew’s shtetl, both in the Grodno Guberna:
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To learn more on Shaul Wahl Katzenellenbogen, Brest and Yizkor Books visit:
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My visit to Grodno in 2012:


With Tamara Vershitskaya, who has been on several episodes of Who Do You Think You Are and Tatiana, director of the Grodno Archives, who appears on Andrew’s episode.