Reference: 31 JUL 2011 13:11:15
Note: Emigrated before parents. Nickname "Jake". Sold tobacco when first moved to U.S. Later, owned a saloon in Yorkville. During Prohibition was involved in bootlegging. He supposedly killed his first wife in a crime of passion when he caught her in bed with another man. Avoided conviction due to political connections with Tammany Hall. Anna Lachman was his second wife and the mother of his children. Death certificate # 13225. Document Information:
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"New York, New York City Municipal Deaths, 1795-1949," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:2WKD-W79 : 10 February 2018), Jacob Grossman, 04 Jun 1933; citing Death, Manhattan, New York, New York, United States, New York Municipal Archives, New York; FHL microfilm 2,070,584.
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