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The Knights of Pythias is a fraternal organization established to promote friendship, charity, and benevolence
Born in Chicago, Ellis B. Kohs was the son of Samuel C. Kohs.
Montefiore Koshland was born in 1868 to Simon Koshland and Rosina Frauenthal. Simon came to Sacramento, California from Bavaria in 1850.
Harry Kushner was a Jewish businessman; he played a prominent role in Los Angeles's Merit Products Company.
Virginia Hoppe Ladensohn was born in San Francisco to Herbert Hoppe (April 10, 1883-July 1, 1961) and Bertha Neumann (October 3, 1885-January 24, 1936) in 1909.
The Ladies United Hebrew Benevolent Society was an organization founded in San Francisco in 1855 and then incorporated in 1862 to aid and assist needy Jewish women.
In 1892, Levy Lenchner, a gilder (mirror maker), and Toba Asna Kler were married.
Leopold Lerner was a business executive and Jewish community leader. He was born in Russia and arrived in the United States in 1907. By 1943, he was settled in San Francisco.
Robert Levinson was an historian, educator, and author who specialized in the history of Jews in the western United States.