Solomon [Soloman], Haym
- Milton M. Klein
Solomon [Soloman], Haym (1740–1785), financier in America, was born in Lissa (Lezno), Poland, of humble parentage. He left about 1767 as a result of a fire which made many of the poor homeless. Travelling in Europe he acquired facility in a number of languages, and also made commercial contacts. In the early 1770s he arrived in ...