Food and Agriculture : from the field to the table
in the Documenting Maine Jewry database


years shown are ones which the person was known
to be engaged in that industry

Occupational titles are as provided by the source; odd sounding titles are most likely those recorded by census takers

baker
     Greater Bangor
Barnett D / Barnet Kamenkovitz z"l   1934   HainesMarriageRecords
     Greater Portland
Joseph Bercovitz   1917   Workman Circle - Arbriter Ring - Portland1917-1921records pg 80
Benjiman "Bennie" Brenner   1910   1910 US Federal Census
Ely Coguchevsky   1915   Workman Circle - Arbriter Ring - Portland1917-1921records pg 52
Elizabeth Cohen   1912   Workman Circle - Arbriter Ring - Portland1917-1921records pg 21
Sam Cohen   1917   Workman Circle - Arbriter Ring - Portland1917-1921records pg 22
Sam Katz   1917   Workman Circle - Arbriter Ring - Portland1917-1921records pg 91
Jacob Lenox   1919   Workman Circle - Arbriter Ring - Portland1917-1921records pg 164
Joseph Lerner   1916   Workman Circle - Arbriter Ring - Portland1917-1921records pg 95
Jacob Sklar   1911   Workman Circle - Arbriter Ring - Portland1917-1921records pg 70
Joseph Zulofsky z"l  S Zulofsky Bakery   Jessica Lantos (2018)
William [L -- FirstLetterOfLastName]     Workman Circle - Arbriter Ring - Portland1917-1921records pg 187
     Lewiston Auburn area
Louis Goldberg z"l   1936   1936 Abromson
Morris Gotlob   1930   1930LewistonCensus
baker
Nathan Wecler?   1930   1930USFedCensus
baker
Morris Zallen z"l   1936   1936 Abromson
Morris Zallen z"l  Progressive Bakery 1955   1955 Zelch
Rudolph Zallen  Progressive Bakery 1955   1955 Zelch
     state-wide Maine
Morris Berkowitz z"l     M Fistal
Isador / Isadore Cohen   1917   Workman Circle - Arbriter Ring - Portland1917-1921records
baker - bakery
     Lewiston Auburn area
Nathan WESLER   1930   1930USFedCensus
baker - bread
Leighton Wesler   1920   1920USFedCensus ED: 5 Pg: 5 Ln: 5
baker - own shop
Isador Seltzer   1920   1920USFedCensus ED: 5 Pg: 5 Ln: 5
baker - shop
Louis Goldberg z"l   1920   1920USFedCensus ED: 5 Pg: 5 Ln: 5
Baker Apprentice
Irving Goldberg   1936   1936 Abromson
Isadore Goldberg   1936   1936 Abromson
Bakery - Owner
     Greater Portland
Rebecca Rice z"l  Rice's Bakery   Sara Salzberg (2013)
beer brewer
     Greater Rockland
Himan Dondis   1910   1910CensusRussianBornYiddishSpeaking
beer wagon pedlar
     Rumford
Abraham Cohen   1910   1910FedMaineCensus
bookkeeper
     Greater Bangor
Anna Bigelson  Cosolidated Loose Leaf   Richard Dorr (2016)
bookkeeper - wholesale fruit
     Greater Biddeford
Tobina / Gobina Sandler z"l     ChervaKaddishaNov2007-DeathCert
Tobina / Gobina Sandler z"l   1930   1930FedCensusBiddeford
bookkeeper grocery
     Lewiston Auburn area
Esther / Ester Gordon z"l   1930   1930LewistonCensus
Bottle Dealer
     Russia
Samuel E Branz z"l     michael herzlich (2016)
bottle dealer - own shop
     Lewiston Auburn area
Isadore L Miller   1920   1920USFedCensus
Bottler
Lewis "Leybl" Bornstein z"l   1936   1936 Abromson
bottler - bottling shop
Abraham Isaacson   1920   1920USFedCensus
bottler - soda factory
Hyman (now 29323) Merson   1920   1920LewistonCensus
bottles
     Greater Portland
Eli Klaman z"l   1930   1930PortlandCityDirectory
bottling company
     Greater Rockland
Henry M Hartlib ?   1910   1910CensusRussianBornYiddishSpeaking
business executive - poultry and fish business.
     Greater Bangor
Harold / Hyman Lipman z"l     ChervaKaddishaNov2007-DeathCert
business owner - retail grocery store
     Greater Portland
Morris Arnold Sclar z"l   retail grocery store  ChervaKaddishaNov2007-DeathCert
butcher
     Cumberland County
(excluding Greater Portland)
Kate / Katie Bernstein z"l   1908   Workman Circle - Arbriter Ring - Portland1917-1921records pg 1
     Greater Portland
Simon Berenson   1890   Appendix B : Survey of 1890
Max Bernstein     Workman Circle - Arbriter Ring - Portland1917-1921records
Sam Steiman   1915   Workman Circle - Arbriter Ring - Portland1917-1921records pg 108
     Greater Rockland
Lewis Cohen   1912 - 1913   RocklandJewishCommunityListing1912-1913
     Latvia
Abraham Jacobs   1936   HainesMarriageRecords
Slama Jacobs    1936   HainesMarriageRecords
     Lewiston Auburn area
Michael Abromson z"l  Food Town   Michael Jordan (2016)
Harry Backer   1936   1936 Abromson
MAX SEMER z"l   1936   1936 Abromson
butcher + meat dealer
     Greater Waterville
Myer / Mike Levine z"l   1910   1910USFederalMECensus,pg 10a
butcher + meat dealer, cart
Samuel Jacob Levine z"l   1910   1910USFederalMECensus,pg 10a
butcher - grocery store
     Greater Biddeford
Max Shear   1930   1930FedCensusBiddeford
butcher - laborer company
Judas Cohen   1920   1920FedCensusBiddeford
butcher - own shop
     Greater Bangor
Samuel "Sam" Seplin z"l   1920   1920 US Fed Census- Bar Harbor
     Greater Waterville
Myer / Mike Levine z"l   1920   1920USFederalMECensus, pg 2b
Butcher, slaughterhouse
Harry Silver z"l   1910   1910USFederalMECensus,pg 9b
buyer-farm products
     Greater Bangor
Harry Klein z"l   1930   1930 US Federal Census - Aroostook
candy maker
     Greater Portland
Harry Tepperman   1920   1920-Federal Census
candy production : candy store
Mark Slotsky z"l   1930   1930 USFedMeCensus
Candy Wholesaler and manufacturer
     Russia
Benjamin Huberman z"l   1915-1927   Sara Salzberg (2013)
caterer
     Greater Portland
Rose Bickman z"l     ChervaKaddishaNov2007
Bessie Edison z"l     ChervaKaddishaNov2007-DeathCert
cattle
Morris Benjamin   1930   1930PortlandCityDirectory
Cattle & Meat Dealer
     Lewiston Auburn area
Harry Backer   1955   1955 Zelch
cattle buyer
     Greater Waterville
Samuel B Silver z"l   1930   1930USFederalMECensus, pg 11A
cattle dealer
     Greater Bangor
Samuel "Sam" Smith z"l   1936   HainesMarriageRecords
Philip "Phil" Striar z"l   1930   1930FederalCensusMaine
     Greater Waterville
Louis Kalman Levine z"l   1932   HainesMarriageRecords
     New Brunswick
Samuel Meltzer   1938   HainesMarriageRecords
     Poland
Samuel Gotlieb   1938   HainesMarriageRecords
cattle dealer - own store
     Greater Bangor
Rubin Shur z"l   1910   1910 Maine Fed Census - Aroostook
Rubin Shur z"l   1930   1930 US Federal Census - Aroostook
Shel David Striar   1930   1930FederalCensusMaine
     Greater Waterville
Samuel B Silver z"l   1920   1920USFederalMECensus, pg 2b
clerk
     Greater Bangor
Lawrence L / Larry Miller z"l  Economy Meat Market 1949 Other Data : 15 Maple St., Bangor  B'nai B'rith Membership Record of Lawrence Miller
     Lewiston Auburn area
Avron Persky z"l  Persky's Market 1955   1955 Zelch
clerk - grocery store
     Bath
Jennie Lait z"l   1930   1930 US Fed Census Bath
clerk : fruit
     Greater Portland
Goldie Levinsky z"l   1930   1930PortlandCityDirectory
clerk - grocery store
     Lewiston Auburn area
Nathan Davidson   1930   1930USFedCensus
clerk - candey store
     Greater Augusta
Celia E Miller z"l   1930   1930 US Fed Census-Augusta
clerk - confect. Store
     Lewiston Auburn area
George Baker   1920   1920USFedCensus ED: 5 Pg: 5 Ln: 5
Lena Baker   1920   1920USFedCensus ED: 5 Pg: 4 Ln: 5
clerk - confectionary
Helen Baker   1930   1930USFedCensus
Lena / Lina (now 40002) Baker   1930   1930USFedCensus ED: 9 Pg: 9 Ln: 9
clerk - fruit store
     Greater Biddeford
Reuben / Ruben Polakewich z"l   1930   1930FedCensusBiddeford
clerk - grocery store
     Bath
Sophie G Greenblatt   1930   1930 US Fed Census Bath
     Lewiston Auburn area
Samuel Canter   1920   1920USFedCensus ED: 5 Pg: 5 Ln: 5
Nathan Davidson z"l   1930   1930USFedCensus
Charles Rubin z"l   1920   1920USFedCensus
Nathan Rubin   1920   1920USFedCensus
Rose Rubin   1920   1920USFedCensus ED: 5 Pg: 5 Ln: 5
Max Seamen   1920   1920USFedCensus ED: 5 Pg: 5 Ln: 5
clerk - meat shop
Louis Baker   1920   1920USFedCensus ED: 5 Pg: 5 Ln: 4
Barney Mattell   1920   1920USFedCensus ED: 5 Pg: 5 Ln: 5
clerk - retail fruit
     Greater Biddeford
Irving Sandler z"l   1930   1930FedCensusBiddeford
clerk grocery
     Aroostook County
Jacob Harriett   1910   1910 Maine Fed Census - Aroostook
     Greater Portland
Hyman H Berenson   1920   1920-Federal Census
     Lewiston Auburn area
Benjamin "Ben" "Bennie" Abromson z"l   1930   1930LewistonCensus
Henry Reichel   1930   1930LewistonCensus
clerk-bakery
     Greater Portland
Mildred Givitsky   1920   1920-Federal Census
co-owned and co-managed
Irvin D Herman z"l  New England Feed Co   Larry Kane email (23 Sept 2016)
Maurice "Bud" Kane z"l  New England Feed Co   Larry Kane email (23 Sept 2016)
James B Ross z"l  New England Feed Co   Larry Kane email (23 Sept 2016)
co-owner and operator
Philip Sneider z"l  Sneider Sales with his brother Phil  Ava Lourie Bradley
     York County
(excluding Greater Biddeford, OOB, and Sanford-Springvale)
Allen / Allie Sneider z"l  Sneider Sales with his brother Phil  Ava Lourie Bradley
co-owner and operator - grocery store
     Greater Waterville
Barnet Jolovitz z"l     Alan Aronson (2009)
     Old Town - Orono
Jacob Shenson     Alan Aronson (2009)
commercial trader beef
     Greater Waterville
Louis Wolman   1910   1910USFederalMECensus,pg 14a
confectionary - genl. Store
     Greater Augusta
Michael "Mike" Levine   1930   1930 US Fed Census-Augusta
confectionary store
     Greater Portland
Lewis Slotsky z"l   1930   1930 USFederalMeCensus
confectioner jobber
     Lewiston Auburn area
Nathan Benson z"l   1930   1930LewistonCensus
confectionery + fruit
     Greater Augusta
Louis (1 of 2 named Louis) Levine   1913/1914 31 Cony  AugustaRegisters1913/1914
cook
     Lewiston Auburn area
Abraham Moskovitz / Moscovitz z"l     ChervaKaddishaNov2007
dairy cow broker
     Greater Bangor
Samuel "Sam" Goos z"l     Stanley Goos (2013)
dealer confectionary
     Old Town - Orono
Harry I Goldsmith z"l   1910   1910 US Fed Census - OldTown
dealer in fruits sold to hotels
     Greater Portland
Max Cohen z"l     Stephanie Gerber Stern
dealer livestock
     Greater Bangor
Bennie Striar   1913   1930FederalCensusMaine
dealer meats
     Bath
Morris Pisezner   1910   1910 US Federal Census - Bath
employee
     Lewiston Auburn area
Cyrus Bernard Baker  Pepsi-Cola Bottling Co (Auburn) 1955   
Morris Zack  Sanitary Market (now 9285) 1955   1955 Zelch
farm laborer home farm
     Aroostook County
John Abrahamson   1910   1910 Maine Fed Census - Aroostook
farm worker
     Franklin County
Harry S Slosberg   1900   1900FederalCensusMaine
farmer
     Greater Augusta
Joseph Slosberg   1900   1900MeCensusRussianBirth
     Greater Waterville
Alexander Ziskin Levine z"l   1932   HainesMarriageRecords
     Washington County
(excluding Greater Calais)
Oscar B Glatt z"l   1949   Bangor Me City Directory 1949
farmer general farm
     Aroostook County
Alfred Abrahamson   1910   1910 Maine Fed Census - Aroostook
Laro Abrahamson   1910   1910 Maine Fed Census - Aroostook
P August Abrahamson   1930   1930 US Federal Census - Aroostook
H Adler   1910   1910 Maine Fed Census - Aroostook
A.G. Aronson   1910   1910 Maine Fed Census - Aroostook
Kristian Rosen   1910   1910 Maine Fed Census - Aroostook
farmer potato farm
Abram B "A B" Cohen z"l   1930   1930 US Federal Census - Aroostook
first shochet
     Greater Portland
Aaron Aaronson     Ben Band
Barnard Aaronson     Ben Band
fish packer
Morris Lerman z"l   Was well known in Old Port for his street cleaning efforts   ChervaKaddishaNov2007-DeathCert&Obit
Food Service
Samuel O Cox z"l  Airline Industry   James Cox (2017)
food service indstry
Merrill B Cohan     Bernice Cohan
fountain clerk : candy store
Solomon Slotsky z"l   1930   1930 USFederalMeCensus
Fruit
Cyril F   1921   Workman Circle - Arbriter Ring - Portland1917-1921records pg 186
fruit
Isaac Glovsky   1930   1930PortlandCityDirectory
David Levinsky z"l   1930   1930PortlandCityDirectory
fruit and confectionary store
     Greater Augusta
Michael "Mike" Levine   1913/1914 31 Cony  AugustaRegisters1913/1914
     Greater Portland
Aaron / Aron Dalton z"l   1909 - 1940 partner with his brother Harry Dalton  George Goodwin
Harry Dalton z"l   1909 - 1934 partner with his brother Aaron Dalton  George Goodwin
     Greater Rockland
Samuel Alperin   1920   1920 US Fed Census Rockland
fruit and produce ownder
     Greater Portland
James "Jimmy" Stein z"l     ChervaKaddishaNov2007
fruit business
Aaron / Aron Dalton z"l   1930   1930PortlandCityDirectory
Harry Dalton z"l   1890   Maine Historical Society Annex B
Harry Dalton z"l   1930   1930PortlandCityDirectory
Morris Jacobson z"l   1930   1930PortlandCityDirectory
Simon (now 7184) Sivovlos z"l   1890   Appendix B : Survey of 1890
fruit dealer
     Lewiston Auburn area
Louis Lilansky   1930   1930LewistonCensus
fruit dealer - fruit store
Abraham Brownstein   1920   1920USFedCensus ED: 5 Pg: 5 Ln: 5
fruit dealer - wholesale dealer
     New York
Joseph A Abelovitz z"l   1930   1930FedCensusBiddeford
fruit merchant
     Greater Biddeford
Samuel L Rosenberg z"l   1930   1930 US FederalCensus
     Lewiston Auburn area
Joseph Lilansky   1930   1930LewistonCensus
Nathan Lilansky   1930   1930LewistonCensus
fruit mfg
     Greater Rockland
Samuel Alperin   1920   1920USFederalMaineCensus
fruit peddler
     Greater Portland
Reuben Slotsky z"l   1930   1930 USFederalMeCensus
Joseph Sneider z"l     Jennie Aranovitch
     Lewiston Auburn area
Samuel 'Sam' Margolin z"l   1955   1955 Zelch
fruit store
     Greater Biddeford
Charles Cohen z"l     Jennie Aranovitch
Fruit Vendor
     Lewiston Auburn area
Morris Bloom   1936   1936 Abromson
Nathan Davidson   1936   1936 Abromson
Abraham Deletetsky z"l   1936   1936 Abromson
Lawrence Deletetsky z"l   1936   1936 Abromson
Lewis / Louis Deletetsky z"l   1936   1936 Abromson
Meyer / Myer Deletetsky z"l   1936   1936 Abromson
Harry Isaacson    1936   1936 Abromson
Samuel 'Sam' Margolin z"l   1936   1936 Abromson
Abraham / Abram Roggle   1936   1936 Abromson
Charles Rubin   1936   1936 Abromson
Abraham Segal   1936   1936 Abromson
David Siegel   1936   1936 Abromson
Joseph Siegel   1936   1936 Abromson
fruit, confectionery + cigars
     Greater Augusta
Benjamin Levine   1913/1914   AugustaRegisters1913/1914
grain handler-grain elevator
     Greater Portland
Maurice Bercovitz   1920   1920-Federal Census
Sadie B Serulnick z"l   1920   1920-Federal Census
grocer
     Brunswick
Morris Harry "Hirshele" Cohen z"l   1930   1930 US Federal Census - Maine
Morris Harry "Hirshele" Cohen z"l   1930   1930 US Fed Census Bath
     Greater Bangor
Joseph W Bernstein   1900   1900MeCensusRussianBirth
Peter Gotlieb  Gotlieb & Rolnick Meats and Provisions 1949 Other Data : 121 Grove St, Bangor  B'nai B'rith Membership Record of Peter Gotlieb
     Greater Biddeford
Louis Shapiro   1920   1920FedCensusBiddeford
     Greater Portland
Hyman H Berenson   1930   1930PortlandCityDirectory
Hiram Blumenthal   1930   1930PortlandCityDirectory
Paul Blumenthal z"l     1930PortlandCityDirectory
Samuel Brickman z"l   1930   1930PortlandCityDirectory
Nathan Chude   1930   1930PortlandCityDirectory
Aaron / Aron Davidson z"l   1930   1930PortlandCityDirectory
Abraham Elias Diamon z"l   1930   1930PortlandCityDirectory
Peter Diamon z"l   1930   1930PortlandCityDirectory
Carl / Kalmen Ginsburg z"l   1930   1930PortlandCityDirectory / Sherry Warman
Fannie Gladstain   1916   Workman Circle - Arbriter Ring - Portland1917-1921records pg 6
Alfred Sam Katz z"l   1930   1930PortlandCityDirectory
Louis H Lebovitz z"l   1930   1930PortlandCityDirectory
Rebecca Lepoff   1920   1920-Federal Census
Lena Fannie/Fanny Levine z"l   1930   1930PortlandCityDirectory
Morris Mack z"l   1930   1930PortlandCityDirectory
Harry Sclar z"l     Tobey Levine
     Greater Rockland
David (1 of 2 in Rockland) Cohen   1912 - 1913   RocklandJewishCommunityListing1912-1913
     Lewiston Auburn area
Hyman Blumenthal z"l   1930   1930PortlandCityDirectory
Hyman Mason   1930   1930LewistonCensus
Samuel A Miller z"l   1955   1955 Zelch
George Olum z"l   1936   1936 Abromson
Harry Persky z"l   1930   1930LewistonCensus
Harry Persky z"l   1936   1936 Abromson
Harry Persky z"l  Persky's Market 1955   1955 Zelch
Harry SHIFFER z"l   1936   1936 Abromson
Jacob Siegel z"l   1936   1936 Abromson
     state-wide Maine
Harry Gordon z"l   1930   Robert Buzz Rosenberg family tree 2008
grocer "Groser"
     Greater Portland
Fannie / Fanny Weiss   1911   Workman Circle - Arbriter Ring - Portland1917-1921records pg 74/ 162
grocer - own store
     Lewiston Auburn area
Abraham / Abram Roggle   1920   1920USFedCensus
Grocery
     Greater Portland
Carl Ginsburg   1920   1920FederalCensus
grocery clerk
     Greater Bangor
Simon Bernstein   1900   1900MeCensusRussianBirth
     Lewiston Auburn area
Abe Merson z"l   1955   1955 Zelch
grocery store
     Greater Rockland
Harris Krakyn / Krokyn   1910   1910CensusRussianBornYiddishSpeaking
grocery store
Morris / Maurice Pollack   1910   1910CensusRussianBornYiddishSpeaking
     Greater Waterville
Morris Seltzer   1920   1920USFederalMECensus, pg 1b
     Hancock County
David Cohen   1910   1910CensusRussianBornYiddishSpeaking
helper - grocery store
     Lewiston Auburn area
Sarah / Sally Kaitz   1920   1920USFedCensus
job title - not known
     Greater Augusta
Bernard "Barney" Lipman  Lipman Poultry Co 1997 Bangor  Lipman family biography in Risen, Jewels of Maine
     Greater Bangor
David Ashmon  Lavoot Bakery 1949 Other Data : 114 Somerset, Bangor - Lavbott (?) Bakery   B'nai B'rith Membership Record of David Ashmon
Philip Grossman z"l  Crystal Spring Water Corp 1949 Other Data : 239 Pine St, Bangor - Crystal Spring Water Corp manager  B'nai B'rith Membership Record of Philip Grossman
Frank J "Frankie" Lipman z"l  Lipman Poultry Co 1949 Other Data : 35 Parkview Ave - Lipman Poultry   B'nai B'rith Membership Record of Frank Lipman
Frank J "Frankie" Lipman z"l  Lipman Poultry Co 1997 Bangor  Lipman family biography in Risen, Jewels of Maine
Harold / Hyman Lipman z"l  Lipman Poultry Co 1997 Bangor  Lipman family biography in Risen, Jewels of Maine
Philip Striar  Orono Meat Market 1949 Other Data : 32 Newbury St., Bangor - Orono Meat Market merchant  B'nai B'rith Membership Record of Philip Striar
     Greater Waterville
Oren Shiro  The Jefferson Restaurant 2010   Marcia Beckerman interview
     Lewiston Auburn area
Benjamin "Ben" "Bennie" Abromson z"l  Sanitary Market (now 9285) 1955   1955 Zelch
John Abromson z"l  Sanitary Market 1955   1955 Zelch
Joseph Goodman  Tarr's Market 1955   1955 Zelch
William Levine  Tarr's Market 1955   1955 Zelch
keeps a restaurant
     Greater Portland
Isaac Abrams z"l   1900   1900MeCensusRussianBirth
kosher butcher
     Greater Biddeford
Max Shear     Jennie Aranovitch
     Greater Rockland
Louis Cohen   1910   1910CensusRussianBornYiddishSpeaking
     York County
(excluding Greater Biddeford, OOB, and Sanford-Springvale)
Mordechai Cohen   second kosher butcher in Biddeford/Saco  Jennie Aranovitch
[FirstNameNotKnown] Sheffschick   summers on East Grand Ave,Old Orchard Beach, ME  Jennie Aranovitch
laborer - butcher shop
     Greater Rockland
Louis Cohen   1920 butcher shop  1920 US Fed Census Rockland
laborer - fish
Morris Cohen   1920   1920 US Fed Census Rockland
laborer - fruit store
     Greater Biddeford
Isaac Wilansky   1920   1920FedCensusBiddeford
laborer - sardine factory
     Greater Rockland
Louie Benovitch   1920   1920 US Fed Census Rockland
laborer - soda manufacturing
     Greater Biddeford
Alexander Haufman   1920   1920FedCensusBiddeford
laborer farm
     Aroostook County
John Abrahamson   1930   1930 US Federal Census - Aroostook
Laborer, soda Factory
     Greater Waterville
Jacob Barron   1910   1910USFederalMECensus,pg 14b
Manager
     Lewiston Auburn area
Jack Silverhart z"l  Fortier's Bakery 1955   1955 Zelch
manager - grocery store
     Brunswick
Meyer Leo / Myer Leo Davis   1930   1930 US Fed Census Brunswick
     Greater Bangor
Jacob J Shur z"l   1910   1910 Maine Fed Census - Aroostook
Manufacturer (soda water)
     Greater Waterville
Henry Jacobson z"l   1930   1930USFederalMECensus, pg 1B
Moses Rudman z"l   1910   1910USFederalMECensus,pg 8b
meat cutter
     Greater Augusta
Leo S Epstein   1930 store  1930 US Fed Census-Augusta
     Greater Portland
Harris E Cohen   1950   1950 PortlandCityDirectory
Thomas Levee z"l   1917 for Max Levee  WWIDraftRegistrationCard - www.ancestry.com
Meat Cutter
     Lewiston Auburn area
Harry ALPREN   1936   1936 Abromson
meat cutter
Joseph Goodman   1930   1930LewistonCensus
Joseph Goodman   1930   1930LewistonCensus
meat cutter, wholesale b?
     Greater Waterville
Louis Kalman Levine z"l   1920   1920USFederalMECensus
meat dealer
     Bath
Morris Pisezner   1910   1910CensusRussianBornYiddishSpeaking
     Greater Bangor
Abraham "Abe" Wagman z"l  Economy Meat Market 1949 Other Data : 15 Maple St., Bangor  B'nai B'rith Membership Record of Abe Wagman
meat market
Louis R Rapaport   1930   HainesMarriageRecords
     Lewiston Auburn area
Joseph Goodman   1936   1936 Abromson
meat merchant
Max Lerner ?   1930   1930USFedCensus
William Levine   1936   1936 Abromson
meat merchant -
MAX SEMER z"l   1930   1930USFedCensus
meat packer
     New York
George Gold   1938   HainesMarriageRecords
meats
     Greater Portland
Louis Blumenthal z"l   1930   1930PortlandCityDirectory
Samuel Blumenthal z"l   1930   1930PortlandCityDirectory
merchant - confectionary
     Lewiston Auburn area
Herman Berman   1920   1920LewistonCensus
A Brown   1900   1900MeCensusRussianBirth
Hermin Erwin / Hyman Shapiro z"l   1920   1920LewistonCensus
Shim Shapiro   1920   1920LewistonCensus
merchant - fruit
     Greater Biddeford
A.W. Awerstein   1910   1910FedCensusBiddeford
merchant - fruit store
     Greater Augusta
Max Freidman   1930   1930 US Fed Census-Augusta
     Greater Biddeford
Samuel L Rosenberg z"l   1930   1930 US Fed Census - Saco
Isaac Telomsky   1930   1930FedCensusBiddeford
     state-wide Maine
David Baker z"l   1920   1920FedCensusBiddeford
David Baker z"l   1930   1930FedCensusBiddeford
merchant - grocery
     Greater Portland
Samuel M "Sam" Elowitch z"l   1920   1920FederalCensus
     Greater Rockland
Lina Carr z"l   1920   1920USFederalMaineCensus
merchant - grocery store
Harry Carr z"l   1920   1920 US Fed Census Rockland
merchant - retail grocer
     Greater Portland
Isadore Tarr z"l   1920   1920LewistonCensus
merchant - retail grocery
     Greater Rockland
Louie Peterson   1920   1920 US Fed Census Rockland
Merchant Confectionary Store
     Greater Waterville
Isador Levine   1910   1910USFederalMECensus,pg 7b
merchant groceries
     Greater Bangor
Louis R Rapaport   1910   1910 Maine Fed Census - Aroostook
merchant grocery store
     Greater Waterville
Morris Baron   1920   1920USFederalMECensus, pg 6a
Merchant Tea Store
Myer Wolman z"l   1910   1910USFederalMECensus,pg 14a
merchant, confectionary
Samuel Barron   1920   1920USFederalMECensus, pg 13b
merchant, grocery store
James L Cook z"l   1920   1920USFederalMECensus, pg 2b
Merchant, meat
Harry Schur   1930   1930USFederalMECensus, pg 4A
Merchant- Fruit ??
     Greater Rockland
Jacob "Jack" Green z"l   1930   1930 US Fed Census Rockland
Mgr
     Lewiston Auburn area
Meyer / Myer "Putty" (now 10262) Bornstein  Crystal Springs Bottling Company 1955   1955 Zelch
mgr bottling plant
     Greater Waterville
Henry Jacobson z"l   1927   HainesMarriageRecords
milkman, diary
     Massachusetts
Benjamin Mendelson   1920   1920 Fed Census - MA
not classified yet
     Greater Bangor
Samuel John "Johnny" Kobritz z"l  Star Beef 1949 Other Data : Essex St - Star Beef   B'nai B'rith Membership Record of Samuel J Kobritz
     Greater Portland
B Kroot  Stop and Go Drive In 1944   JCC Bulletin Vol7No2
operated hotel and restaurant business
     Greater Bangor
Nathan Kern z"l     obituary
owned - fruit store
     York County
(excluding Greater Biddeford, OOB, and Sanford-Springvale)
Samuel L Cohen z"l   in Biddeford, ME  Jennie Aranovitch
owner
     Bath
Samuel "Sam" Povich z"l  Sams Sandwich Bar 1946 - 1947   Bath City Directory 1946-1947
     Greater Bangor
[first name not listed] Kobritz  Star Beef 2012   Bangor: Our Jewish Downtown
Myer Minsky z"l  National Confectionery 2012   Bangor: Our Jewish Downtown
Benjamin Rich z"l  Oscars Lunch   Shari Krause
     Greater Portland
Arnold Yale Brynes z"l  Havens Candy Kitchen   Sherri Quint (2018)
     Greater Rockland
Jacob "Jack" Green z"l  Green's Confectionery Store 0   Green Confectionary Store - interior view
     Old Town - Orono
[first name not listed] Kobritz  Oronoka Restaurant 2012   Bangor: Our Jewish Downtown
owner - fruit store
     York County
(excluding Greater Biddeford, OOB, and Sanford-Springvale)
Samuel L Cohen z"l   1930   1930FedCensusBiddeford
owner - grocery store
     Greater Biddeford
Joseph Fleischer z"l   1930   1930FedCensusBiddeford
owner - operator
     Greater Portland
Louis Seavey z"l  Seavey\'s   Alan Friedman, grandson, email of Aug 2014
owner / operator - cattle dealer
Philip Blumenthal z"l   1930   1930FederalCensusMaine
owner and operator
     Greater Bangor
George Chesner z"l  Silver Street Meat Market (Waterville) 1993   George Chesner -- Obituary
Owner and Operator
     Greater Portland
Solomon Kessler z"l  Sams Market 1945 to 1957 Lancaster Street  Sherri Quint (2018)
owner of
     Aroostook County
Abraham M "Abe" Daniels z"l  Daniels Market before 1949 -1963   Diana Lee Daniels Thompson (email Nov 2013)
     Germany
Seigfried Kling  Sysco Foods   Diana Lee Daniels Thompson (email Nov 2013)
     Lewiston Auburn area
Benjamin "Ben" "Bennie" Abromson z"l  Food Town   Michael Jordan (2016)
John Abromson z"l  Food Town   Michael Jordan (2016)
owner operator - delicateen
     Greater Portland
Bertha Seavey z"l  Seaveys delicatessen  A Fried, grandson, email Aug 2014
owner, bottling shop - 1910 / manager bottling mill - 1920
     Rumford
Louis Cohen z"l   1910   1910FedMaineCensus
owner-bottling factory
     Greater Portland
Charles Sevy / Seavey   1920   1920-Federal Census
owner-operator - a Jewish-style restaurant
George J Bress z"l  George's   Charles Brand
owner/ operator
     Lewiston Auburn area
Bella Berman  Restaurant on Main St Lewiston 1977   Lewiston Maine Jewish community - a People in Transition
owner/operator
Harry Backer  Backer & Semer Butcher Shop 1950s-1960s   Morris Silverman, 2014 DMJ Presentation at Temple Shalom
owner/secretary
     Greater Bangor
Samuel Rudman z"l  The Pepsi-Cola Bottling Co (Bangor) 1930s   Rhoda Rudman Cohen (email Oct 2013)
Samuel Rudman z"l  Rudman Beverage Co 1930s   Rhoda Rudman Cohen (email Oct 2013)
partner
     Greater Portland
Irving M Feder z"l  F&L Food Mart   Robert Levine (2013)
Partner of
     Greater Bangor
Louis Gotlieb  Gotlieb & Rolnick Meats and Provisions   Charlotte Rolnick Schwab
Partner-fruit store
     Greater Portland
Joseph Shore   1920   1920-Federal Census
peddler - fruit
     Greater Biddeford
Joseph Fleischer z"l   1920   1920FedCensusBiddeford
Morris Frank   1910   1910FedCensusBiddeford
     Lewiston Auburn area
Meyer / Myer Deletetsky z"l   1930   1930USFedCensus
Nathan A Deletetsky z"l   1930   1930USFedCensus
Morris Ghen_   1930   1930USFedCensus ED: 11 Pg: Ln: 11
Sam Kurlansky   1930   1930USFedCensus ED: 9 Pg: 9 Ln: 9
Hiram L Lelansky   1920   1920LewistonCensus
Samuel 'Sam' Margolin z"l   1930   1930USFedCensus
peddler fruits - on street
Joseph Graffman    1920   1920USFedCensus ED: 5 Pg: 5 Ln: 5
peddler of livestock
     Greater Bangor
Barney Silver z"l   1934   HainesMarriageRecords
potato buyer office
     Aroostook County
Samuel Black   1910   1910 Maine Fed Census - Aroostook
Morris Esbeck   1910   1910 Maine Fed Census - Aroostook
poultry salesman
     Greater Bangor
Jacob "Jack" Rapaport z"l   1930   1930LewistonCensus
President
David E  Rudman z"l  The Pepsi-Cola Bottling Co (Bangor) 1930 circa soft drink bottling  Rhoda Rudman Cohen (email Oct 2013)
David E  Rudman z"l  Rudman Beverage Co 1930 circa   Rhoda Rudman Cohen (email Oct 2013)
president
     Greater Portland
Leon Herman z"l  New England Feed Co 1930   1930PortlandCityDirectory
President
     Lewiston Auburn area
William J "Bae" Mendelson  Hillcrest Hatchery Crop 1954 - 1961   1954 Rockland Me Directory and 1961 Rockland Directory at ancestry.com
Produce
Harold W Supovitz z"l   1936   1936 Abromson
Prop
David Sivovlos z"l  Twin City Beverage 1955   1955 Zelch
Prop - Grocery Store
Jack M. Stachowitz   1955   1955 Zelch
Jack M. Stachowitz   1955   1955 Zelch
Prop Baker's Confectionary
George Baker   1955   1955 Zelch
Proprietor
     Greater Biddeford
Samuel L " Sam" / Soam Cohen z"l  York Bottling Company until 1977   Sherri Quint (2018)
proprietor
     Lewiston Auburn area
Nathan "Nate" Blum  Maine Land Farms 1955   1955 Zelch
Lewis "Leybl" Bornstein z"l  Crystal Springs Bottling Company 1955   1955 Zelch
Max Gordon  Gordon;s Delicatessan 1955   1955 Zelch
Harry SHIFFER z"l  Shiffer's Market 1955   1955 Zelch
Jacob Siegel z"l  Riverside Market 1955   1955 Zelch
Louis Siegel z"l   1955   1955 Zelch
David Sivovlos z"l  Twin City Beverage 1955   1955 Zelch
proprietor - grocery store
Abraham / Abram Roggle   1930   1930USFedCensus
Abraham / Abram Roggle   1930   1930USFedCensus
proprietor - grocery store
Hyman Davidson   1930   1930USFedCensus
proprietor - beverages
Lewis "Leybl" Bornstein z"l   1930   1930USFedCensus
proprietor - butcher
Harry Bocker   1930   1930USFedCensus
proprietor - confectionary
     Greater Rockland
James Dondis z"l   1920   1920 US Fed Census Rockland
proprietor - fruit dealer
     Lewiston Auburn area
Israel Levin   1930   1930USFedCensus
proprietor - grocery store
Isaac (now 40368) Miller   1930   1930USFedCensus ED: 8 Pg: 8 Ln: 8
Harry SHIFFER z"l   1920   1920USFedCensus
Jacob Siegel z"l   1930   1930USFedCensus
     Russia
Hymen / Hyman Davidson z"l   1930   1930USFedCensus
proprietor - meat store
     Brunswick
Jack H Dion z"l   1930   1930 US Fed Census Brunswick
proprietor - restaurant
     Lewiston Auburn area
Joseph Philip Lelansky z"l   1930   1930USFedCensus
proprietor - wholesale candy
     Greater Rockland
Louie Rosenbloom   1920   1920 US Fed Census Rockland
     Lewiston Auburn area
JOSEPH M JOSEPH M. z"l   1930   1930USFedCensus
Proprietor Bakery
     Greater Portland
Louis M Wolman z"l   1910   1910USFederalMECensus,pg 14a
proprietor Candy Store
     Old Town - Orono
Barney Green    1930   1930USFederalCensus 82-1 : ColbyStudentsSummer2011
proprietor fruit store
     Greater Portland
Sarah Stolkner   1920   1920-Federal Census
Proprietor grocery store
Rose Levin or Levine   1920   1920-Federal Census
proprietor meat s
Bergsan Rubenstein   1920   1920FederalCensus
proprietor retail candy
     Greater Rockland
Bertha Pollock z"l   1920   1920 US Fed Census Rockland
Proprietor-bakery
     Greater Portland
Jacob Lenox   1920   1920-Federal Census
Proprietor-grocery store
Dora Sclar z"l   1920   1920-Federal Census
Mary Sclar z"l   1920   1920-Federal Census
proprietor-wholesale bakery
Jacob Sklar   1920   1920-Federal Census
Restaurant
     Greater Biddeford
Anna Freeman   1930 also lodgings at 59 Commercial  1930PortlandCityDirectory
     Lewiston Auburn area
Aaron Barenberg   1936   1936 Abromson
Benjamin Gordon   1936   1936 Abromson
Mitchell Gordon   1936   1936 Abromson
retail dealer - meat
     Brunswick
Meyer Leo / Myer Leo Davis   1920   1920 US Fed Census - Brunswick
retail grocer
     Russia
Louis A Abromson z"l   1930   1930LewistonCensus
retail merchant - candy store
     Greater Augusta
William Miller   1930   1930 US Fed Census-Augusta
     Oxford County
Robert Miller z"l   1930   1930 US Fed Census-Augusta
retail merchant - fruit store
     Greater Biddeford
Abraham Spill z"l   1930   1930FedCensusBiddeford
     Greater Portland
Joseph Sneider z"l   1930   1930FedCensusBiddeford
     Old Town - Orono
Harry H Lait z"l   1930   1930 US Fed Census-Augusta
retail merchant - grocery
     Greater Portland
Samuel Livingston z"l   1910   1910FedCensusBiddeford
retail merchant : tea, coffee, etc"
Max Astor z"l   1920   1920FederalCensus
retail merchant meatstore
     Aroostook County
R Rappaport   1910   1910 Maine Fed Census - Aroostook
retail merchant, groceries
     Greater Portland
Herman / Hyman Blumenthal   1920   1920MeFederalCensus
retail Merchant, groceries
     Greater Waterville
James Cohen z"l   1930   1930USFederalMECensus, pg 22A
Rose Cohen   1930   1930USFederalMECensus, pg 22A
Retail Merchant, groceries
James L Cook z"l   1910   1910USFederalMECensus,pg 14b
Barnet Jolovitz z"l   1930   1930USFederalMECensus, pg 12B
rruit dealer
     Greater Portland
Sarah Stolkner   1917   Workman Circle - Arbriter Ring - Portland1917-1921records pg 109
sales lady grocery
     Lewiston Auburn area
REBECCA Persky z"l   1930   1930LewistonCensus
saleslady, restaurant
     Greater Waterville
Sadie Cohen   1920   1920USFederalMECensus, pg 6a
salesman - beef house
     Greater Calais
Fred Klein   1930   1930 US Federal Census - Calais
salesman - bottling co.
     Lewiston Auburn area
Meyer / Myer "Putty" (now 10262) Bornstein   1930   1930USFedCensus
Meyer / Myer "Putty" (now 10262) Bornstein   1930   1930USFedCensus ED: 8 Pg: 9 Ln: 8
salesman - candy
     Greater Rockland
Hiram / Herman Rosenbloom   1920   1920 US Fed Census Rockland
salesman - coffee & tea
Samuel Cohen   1910   1910CensusRussianBornYiddishSpeaking
salesman - confectionary
     Lewiston Auburn area
Alfred Baker   1930   1930USFedCensus ED: 9 Pg: 9 Ln: 9
salesman - fruit store
     Greater Biddeford
Louis Baker z"l   1930   1930FedCensusBiddeford
Charles Cohen z"l   1930   1930FedCensusBiddeford
salesman - grocery store
Michael Fleischer   1930   1930FedCensusBiddeford
     Greater Portland
Max "Maxie" Fleischer z"l   1930   1930FedCensusBiddeford
salesman - wholesale candy
     Greater Biddeford
Israel Catlin   1930   1930 US Fed Census - Saco
salesman - wholesale fruit
Herman Sandler z"l   1930   1930FedCensusBiddeford
Salesman, grocery store
     Greater Waterville
William Wolman   1910   1910USFederalMECensus,pg 14b
Salesman, tea and coffee store
Abraham Dvilisky   1910   1910USFederalMECensus,pg 14a
Secretary
     Greater Portland
Minnie Rapoport z"l  Hannaford Brothers   Sherri Quint (2018)
shochet
     Brunswick
Morris Harry "Hirshele" Cohen z"l   1914-1918 south Central Maine  NathanCoganBathHistory
Shochet, Mohel, Sofer Stam
     Greater Portland
Harry Simansky z"l     David Simansky (2015)
slaughterer
     Greater Rockland
Frank Indik    1910   1910CensusRussianBornYiddishSpeaking
snack bar/ deli
     Greater Portland
Merrill B Cohan     Bernice Cohan
store clerk - grocery store
Leah / Lea Abramson z"l   brother's grocery store corner of Hampshire and Newbury Sts.  ChervaKaddishaNov2007-DeathCert&Obit
store keeper - grocery store
Mary Lindenberg   1930   1930 US Fed Census Bath
Store Owner - Delicatessen
     Russia
Benjamin Huberman z"l   1908-1915   Sara Salzberg (2013)
storekeeper - grocery store
     Bath
Samuel (now 8916) Cronsberg   1930   1930 US Fed Census Bath
title not known
     Greater Bangor
Rudolph Bornstein  Bon Win Beverage 1949 Other Data : 114 Somerset St, Bangor - Bon Win Beverage   B'nai B'rith Membership Record of Rudolph Bornstein
Benjamin Goodstein z"l  Harry's Café 1949 Other Data : 71 Broadway, Bangor - Harry's Café   B'nai B'rith Membership Record of Benjamin Goodstein
Julius Robinson z"l  Green Point Slaughter House 1949 Other Data : Bangor - Green Point Slaughter House manager  B'nai B'rith Membership Record of Julius Robinson
Abraham Ziplow  Harry's Café 1949 Other Data : 67 Division St, Bangor - Harry's Café owner  B'nai B'rith Membership Record of Abraham Ziplow
Tonic dealer - beverages
     Oxford County
Julius Cohen z"l   1920   1920FedCensusBiddeford
Julius Cohen z"l   1930   1930FedCensusBiddeford
Trader, cattle
     Greater Waterville
Maurice / Morrie Silver   1910   1910USFederalMECensus,pg 9b
Treasurer
     Belfast
James Mendelson z"l  Rockland Poultry Co 1956   1956 Rockland Directory at ancestry. Com
     Waldo County
(excluding Belfast)
Israel STEIN  Hillcrest Hatchery Crop 1954   1954 Rockland Directory at ancestry.com
vegetable retail - wagon
     Greater Biddeford
Samuel L " Sam" / Soam Cohen z"l   1910   1910FedCensusBiddeford
Vice president
     Belfast
Morris STEIN  Hillcrest Hatchery Crop 1954   1954 Rockland Directory at ancestry.com
wholesale - fruit and vegetables
     Lewiston Auburn area
Charles Rubin   1930   1930USFedCensus
wholesale butcher
     Greater Waterville
Louis Levine   1910   1910USFederalMECensus,pg 8b
wholesale candy business
Myer Wolman z"l   1920   1920USFederalMECensus, pg 4b
wholesale fruit
     Greater Bangor
Morris Tabenken z"l  Morris Tabenken & Co. 1949 Other Data : 143 State St., Bangor - Morris Tabenken & Co. (wholesale fruit)  B'nai B'rith Membership Record of Morris Tabenken
wholesale Fruit
     Lewiston Auburn area
Charles Rubin   1955   1955 Zelch
wholesale produce company
     Bath
Benjamin "Benny" Berenson     NathanCoganBathHistory
wholesale produce dealer.
     Lewiston Auburn area
Charles Rubin z"l   1930   Robert Buzz Rosenberg family tree 2008
worked at
Celia Supovitz z"l  Sanitary Market   Jim Hurwitz
worked on and off from age 13
     Greater Portland
Laurence "Larry" Kane  New England Feed Co   Larry Kane email (23 Sept 2016)
Michael Ross  New England Feed Co   Larry Kane email (23 Sept 2016)
[?] cattle buyer
     Greater Waterville
Harry Silver z"l   1920   1920USFederalMECensus, pg 1a

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