4, Nesiei Israel
TOLEDANO this name means 'FROM TOLEDO' the ancient capital of the kingdom of Castile.
Descendants of Rabbi Daniel TOLEDANO
1. Descendant of a family which was expeled from Spain in 1492. and settled in Salonika. Rabbi Daniel ben Joseph TOLEDANO from whom the two principal lines of the family branched out, born 1570 in Salonika, Greece, and in 1600 he left, with his wife and two sons Joseph and Hayyim, and went to Fez, Morocco, where he became head of a yeshiva. He died 1640 in Fez. He is described in sources as the 'Head of the Castilian Scholars' and as the 'Head of the Yeshiva of Fez'.
2. Rabbi Hayyim ben Daniel TOLEDANO b. abt 1585, Salonika, Greece. Rabbi and Dayyan, d. abt 1665, Meknes, Morocco.
4. R. Daniel TOLEDANO b. 1600, Fez. He was Rabbi and legal authority. d. 1670, Meknes.
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