Birth: March 23, 1881

Death: September 26, 1898


The date of Sigmond Unger’s arrival in Leadville is unknown, as is where Unger originally emigrated.  The only record marking Unger’s presence in Leadville is his death record. Unger was 17 at the time of his death and was buried in Leadville’s Hebrew Cemetery.

1 Find a Grave, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GSln=Unger&GSfn=Sigmund&GSbyrel=all&GSdyrel=all&GSob=n&GRid=18473099&df=all&, date accessed October 18, 2015.

Names associated with this surname:

  • Sigmond Unger

Temple Israel Foundation

208 West 8th Street

Leadville, Colorado 80461


Temple Israel Museum

201 West 4th Street

Leadville, Colorado 80461


Hebrew Cemetery

Within Evergreen Cemetery

North end of James Street, Leadville

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