David Hay Ederi



Rabbi David Hay Ederi (also spelled Edrei) was born: 8 Iyar 1888 Safed (Palistine) and died 20 Iyar 1932 in mission in Sefrou (Marokko). Ederi was Emissary to Buchara, Georgia and Turkistan.

He was married to Malka Mamman. They had the following sons and daughters:
  • Samuel Makluv (Esther Makluv, Aliza Makluv, Rafael Makluv, Joseph Makluv, Peter Makluv, Hanna Makluv)
  • Rebekka Barnett (Daphna Barnett, David Barnett)
  • Shoshana Berak
  • Margalith Dgani (Ruth Dgani, Merav Dgani, Hadassa Dgani)
  • Simcha Arbel (Michal Arbel, Tamar Arbel)
10 Pages scanned from a book on the Ederi Family, 1997 by Moshe Ederi.


Source: List of Gaon
Source: Jews of the Amazon: Self-Exile in Earthly Paradise, 1999, Google books


The grave of David Ederi in Sefrou (Marokko). Photos by Tami Arbel, April 2008.