The Rebbe Rashab’s older brother, Rabbi Zalman Aron passed away in Vitebsk in 1909. His younger brother, Menachem Mendel passed away in Basita, a suburb of Corsica, France in 1942. Reb Mendel had a son Yisrael Dovber who was raised in the Rebbe Rashab’s house. He later made his way to Paris. He passed away in the Holocaust.