Gross

Samuel Gross

As related by Eldys Gross (grandson)

 

Many people passed lightly through Leadville, yet even a brief experience there could have lasting impact. Samuel Gross was an Hungarian emigrant, born in 1868 or 1869, who lived in Leadville for a short sojourn beginning about 1887.

He worked at the May store there and blossomed as a long time employee of the Company becoming manager of its Cleveland department store. He married in Ohio in 1894 and died there in 1964.

Names associated with this surname:

  • Samuel Gross
  • [wife] Gross
  • [child] Gross
  • [child's wife] Gross
  • Eldys Gross

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