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David Goldberg was born in 1863, in Russia.
In 1879, David Goldberg came to America, joining his uncle in Cleveland, Ohio in the family’s jewelry business.
In 1884, David Goldberg arrived in Butte, Montana.
He opened a pawn shop and jewelry store.
In 1890, David Goldberg left the jewelry business and ventured into ticket brokering.
He was successful and then began investing in real estate.
Eventually, the family moved back East to New York.
David Granger (Goldberg) was a Charter Member of the B’nai B’rith’s Baron de Hirsch Lodge #420.
Around 1890, David Goldberg married Minnie Neuberger.
They changed their surname to Granger.
The Granger/Goldbergs had 2 children: Jeffrey (b.1891) and Myron (b.1894).
- Coleman, Julie L. Golden Opportunities: A Biographical History of Montana’s Jewish Communities. Helena, Montana: SkyHouse Publishers, 1994.
- Moses Morris papers, 1894-1932. Montana Historical Society Research Center – Archives and Photographs Archives. http://188.8.131.52/archivegrid/collection/data/420247227
- Birth/Death Date information from findagrave.com
- Montana Women’s History. http://montanawomenshistory.org/using-quilts-as-a-window-into-montana-womens-history/#more-2082
Samantha Silver is our Curator for this David Goldberg/Granger Exhibit.
We need pictures and more information to help fill out this exhibit.