David Goldberg/Granger, Jewish Pioneer Jeweler and Broker of Butte, Montana

David Goldberg/Granger

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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.

Butte, Montana

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.

Community

David Granger (Goldberg) was a Charter Member of the B’nai B’rith’s Baron de Hirsch Lodge #420.

Family

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).

 

Sources

 

Samantha Silver is our Curator for this David Goldberg/Granger Exhibit.

We need pictures and more information to help fill out this exhibit.