A kind soul whom I met on JewishGen just found me a LA Times clipping >from
May 1926 describing a performance by a singer named Aaron Pickholz. The only
information given about him is that he was born in Austria and didn't "take up
his voice work" until he was forty - which means he was born probably no later
than the early 1880's, maybe much before.
I haven't a clue who this is.
We have fourteen pre-WWII Pikholz descendants with the given name Aaron and
none looks even close. Perhaps the fact that he was a singer suggests where to
Does anyone have a suggestion? (Ellis Island, JRI-Poland etc don't seem to have