Hakham Rabbi Shimon Ben Aharon Agassi (HARASHB"A) Z'L lived in Baghdad between
the years 1852 and 1914. This website holds the family tree of him and his ancestors.
"Harav Shimon Agassi's light of Torah spread through the hearts of that entire generation and those after
it. Gadol bacol micol col in the revealed and hidden Torah, in his vast knowledge and depth of
understanding. A great leader in tsedaka and kindness, great community activist and great in
understanding and vision..." was written about him.
The family tree was firstly built in 1977 by HARASHB"A's youngest son, my father, the
late Eliyahu Agassi Z'L. With the great help of elder family members, the family tree
was updated and published in this website in mid 2002. Since then the website is
I dedicate this website to the memory of my honorable Grandfather, to the memory of
my beloved late parents, Eliyahu and Ada, and to my beloved close family, my wife
Miri, my children Uri, Maya and Na'ama.
You are warmly encouraged to send any comments, updates, corrections or
additions, to help keep the Family Tree alive, updated, correct and as wide as
Shimon (Eliyahu Rabbi Shimon) Agassi, Tel-Aviv, 2003.
|Hakham Rabbi Shimon Aharon
06/05/2014 - English + Hebrew 20th version.
(Ein-Vered Family Gathering).
25/12/2013 - English 19th version.
16/09/2012 - English 18th version.