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Garrett

Golding

Goldsmith

Goldsoll

Goldstein

Green/Fine

Greenwald*

Grisswold

Gross

Grossmayer

Guggenheim

Guldman

Haas

Hamberger

Harris

Hart

Harwitz

Hattenbach

Hecht

Heimberger

Hein

Heman

Hennberger

Herman

Hiner

Hirsh

Hoffheimer

Hoffman

Holcomb

Horsowitz

Hurwitz

Hyman

Hymes

Kahn*

Kamak*

Kantrowitz

Kaskel

Katz

Kertz

Kirschberg

Kline

Koch

Koko

Kraft

Lamlein

Lamm

Lavinsky

Leppel

Lesem

Levi

Levy

Lindauer

Loeb*

Londoner

Lubetsky

Nathan

Newhouse

Pechner

Pfeiffer

Pflugradt

Philippe

Phillips

Pollitz

Polliz

Poznanski*

Raabe

Rachofsky

Rawitcher

Rich

Rosenburg

Rosendorf

Rosenthal

Samuels

Sands/

Sandelowski

Sandusky

Schayer*

Schechter

Schiff

Schloss

Schott

Schwed

Sehaym

Seligman

Selix

Sengfelder

Shoenberg*

Silberberg

Silver

Simon

Sippert

Solomon

Stager

Stern

Strauss

Strepey

Thorn

Tobolowsky

Ullman

Unger

Urkivitch

Wainright

Walauer

Waldheimer*

Walpensky

Weil

Weinberg

Weinright

Werthan

White

Wolf

Wolff

Zeiler*

Zelinkoff

Zippert

Zwilling

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*Biographies of a more general interest.

 

This list of surname biographies is a continual work in progress. As more surnames are researched and  biographies written, they will be added to this page.

 

The information contained in these biographies was obtained from the following physical and online sources:

 

  • United States census records
    Indexed by Nancy Manly without whom this work would have been nearly impossible
  • Leadville city directories
    (1879 through 1918, inclusive)
  • Multiple Leadville newspapers available through History Colorado's digital collection
  • Don L. and Jean Harvey Griswold's book
    History of Leadville and Lake County, Colorado
  • Lake County marriage and cemetery records
    Arranged by Nancy Manly
  • Ida Libert Uchill's book
    Pioneers, Peddlers, and Tsadikim
  • Allen duPont Breck's book
    The Centennial History of the Jews of Colorado
  • Contributions from descendants and friends
  • Hebrew Cemetery gravestones in Leadville, Colorado
  • Telephone books
    (1919 and later)

Temple Israel Foundation

208 West 8th Street

Leadville, Colorado 80461

303.709.7050

Temple Israel Museum

201 West 4th Street

Leadville, Colorado 80461

longled@longled.cnc.net

Hebrew Cemetery

Within Evergreen Cemetery

North end of James Street, Leadville

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