Aronson & Tigler


Gourdin, SC 29590

FAMILIES: Aronson; Schrieberg

Russian immigrants Solomon Samuel Aronson (1884 – 1973) and Joseph Tigler (1883-1940) formed a partnership in Gourdin, Williamsburg County, South Carolina, by 1908. The company also employed Harry Sopman (1890-1969), who immigrated from Russia in 1907. By 1911, the partners were operating separate business, S.S. Aronson and J. Tigler.

Main Image: Advertisement for Aronson & Tigler. Reprinted from the (Kingstree) County Democrat.

The Jewish Merchant Project is supported by the generosity of the Norman and Gerry Sue Arnold Foundation and the Stanley B. Farbstein Endowment at the Coastal Community Foundation. Longtime members of the JHSSC, Mr. Arnold obm, a merchant himself, and Mr. Farbstein obm were both children of South Carolina Jewish merchants.

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