Occupations

Jews in Leadville were economically active, somewhat stereotypically, as merchants in town with just a smattering of learned professionals amongst the shopkeepers and tradespeople. This list is not complete and will continually be updated as we do more research. Go to the Surname Index page to find biographies.

Attorneys
Levy
Pollitz
Waldheimer
Barbers
Rosendorf
Blacksmiths
Hyman
Carpenters
Kline
Londoner
Clerks & Office Workers
Ballin
Butler
Cern
Cohen
Grossmayer
Harris
Hyman
Kahn
Katz
Leppel
Loeb
Pflugradt
Silberberg
Zippert
Clothiers
Bergman
Berry
Bloomberg
Braham
Butler
Cohen
Cohn
Frankel
Greenwald
Gross
Harris
Harwitz
Herman
Hyman
Isaacs
Jacobs
Kamak
Kaskel
Kraft
Leppel
Levy
Loeb
May
Marx
Miller
Monheimer
Nathan
Poznanski
Rich
Sands
Schayer
Shoenberg
Stager
Zeiler
Zippert
Confectioners
Friedman
Raabe
Dentists
Raabe
Electricians
Miller
Furniture
Amter
Loeb
Mitgang
Sandusky
Zeiler
Grain Dealers
Harris
Grocers
Cooperman
Flaks
Jefferies
Kahn
Koch
Londoner
Oliner
Raabe
Schayer
Walpensky
Hardware
Hyman
Jewelers
Bergman
Cohn
Davies
Golding
Goldsoll
Levy
Marx
Rich
Samuels
Sandusky
Launderers
Butcher
Pflugradt
Liquor Wholesalers
Altman
Baer
Ballin
Eliel
Hirsh
Janowitz
Kahn
Lamm
Leppel
Schayer
Schloss
Stern
Wolf
Wolff
Merchants & Store Keepers
Goldstein
Kahn
Levi
Sandusky
Mining & Smelting
Bloomfield
Cohen
Cooper
Cooperman
Fleisner
Guggenheim
Haas
Harris
Harwitz
Hyman
Kahn
Koko
Levy
Mamlock
Polliz
Oliner
Sandusky
Schayer
Schloss
Ullman
Zeiler
Musicians
Levy
Newspapers & Printing
Heimberger
Rich
Schayer
Opticians
Berger
Painters, House & Sign
Goldsmith
Greenwald
Pawn Brokers
Behrens
Cohen
Cohn
Cole
Goldstein
Levi
Mayer
Peddlers & Salesmen
Cohn
Flaks
Greenwald
Kline
Lamm
Oliner
Physicians & Surgeons
Ballin
Heimberger
Kahn
Railroad
Flaks
Hyman
Schayer
Schloss
Zeiler
Real Estate
Butler
Greenwald
Mamlock
Wolf
Saloon Keepers
Barnett
Eliel
Golding
Goldsmith
Hattenbach
Hyman
Janowitz
Kirschberg
Koch
Leppel
Loeb
May
Philippe
Poznanski
Schloss
Weinberg
Wolf
Zeiler
Servant
Katz
Tailors
Barnett
Cohen
Cooperman
Flaks
Friedman
Hecht
Hyman
Hymes
Isaacs
Jackson
Mankuss
Morris
Oliner
Silver
Teachers
Kahn
Leppel
Miller
Teamsters
Newhouse
Pollitz
Theater
Flaks
Goldsmith
Shoenberg
Tobacco & Cigars
Arnstein
Baer
Leppel
Kline
Nathan
Pflugradt
Poznanski
Shoenberg
Well Diggers
Grossmayer

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