Max Levine

Merchant
c.1815-1834


Orangeburg, SC

FAMILIES: Levine

Max Levine (1875-1934) immigrated to the United States from Russia in 1889 and settled in Orangeburg, South Carolina, where he owned a dry goods store until his death in 1834. Levine married Russian immigrant Fannie Goldinger (1887-1963) around 1920.

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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