Mirjam Ziemles was born in 1885 in Poland, where she was raised in Gdansk, and died in 1962 in Haifa. She was the daughter of Rabbi Yekuthiel Nachmanzon and married Yoel-Wollf Ziemles. Mirjam studied Heilpädagogik (special education) in Vienna and worked in Viennese youth courts with children with behavioral and educational problems. She immigrated to Palestine in 1924 and worked with new immigrants for many years through WIZO.
מרים צימלס (נולדה נחמזון)
Rabbi Yekuthiel Nachmanzon
Mirjam married Yoel-Wollf Ziemles. They had three daughters.
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