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Edward E. Bredell
Birth: Oct. 20, 1812
Death: Mar. 16, 1896

A pioneer businessman in St. Louis, Bredell founded the firm of Bredell & Bro., one of the first wholesale dry goods houses in St. Louis. He also founded the Missouri Glass Company & was president of that firm. Bredel devoted much of his time & money to Christian work & was president of the St. Louis Bible Society for many years. He was considered a true Christian philanthropist & made considerable bequests to many noble institutions at his death. (bio by: Connie Nisinger) 
Family links: 
  Angeline Cornelia Bredell (1819 - 1887)*
  Ann Cornelia Bredell (1830 - 1836)*
  Louisa Bredell (1837 - 1838)*
  Edward Bredell (1839 - 1864)*
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Bellefontaine Cemetery
Saint Louis
St. Louis City
Missouri, USA
Plot: Block 50, Lot 181
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Record added: May 01, 2001
Find A Grave Memorial# 21992
Edward E. Bredell
Added by: Connie Nisinger
Edward E. Bredell
Added by: Connie Nisinger
Edward E. Bredell
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Added by: Connie Nisinger
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 Added: Oct. 20, 2011
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 Added: Oct. 20, 2010
Rest in peace.
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 Added: Oct. 20, 2009
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