YANKEV GOLDMAN (b. 1847)
He was born in Minsk, Byelorussia. For a time he was a member of the local Jewish community council. He authored a religious work, entitled Tapuḥe zahav (Fruit of gold), part 1 (Minsk, 1887), 108 pp., in which he translated in a folkish Yiddish various sayings, legends, and expressions found in Tanakh, Talmud, and midrash, literally and figuratively.
Source: Hayom (St. Petersburg) (February 1, 1887).