Rumors

Every family has ‘truths’ that have been passed by word of mouth but are tough to substantiate.

Jacob Cohen

Jacob Cohen

1) Leslie Gruber’s grandfather, Jacob Cohen, who was born in Russia (substantiated by the 1930 US Census rolls), was thought to have worked in the American labor movement and purportedly hitched rides on freight trains with the famous writer Jack London, ergo they were hobos.

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