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William A. Breyer
Birth: 1828
Wittenberg, Germany
Death: Jul. 23, 1882
Philadelphia
Philadelphia County
Pennsylvania, USA

Businessman. He founded the ice cream manufacturing company "Breyer's Ice Cream". He mixed "pure ingredients" and fresh fruit to make an ice cream that made Philadelphia famous. The family began wholesale production, and eventually opened retail ice cream shops. The Frankford ice cream merchant died of small pox. (bio by: rjschatz) 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Louisa Breyer (1842 - 1912)*
 
 Children:
  Henry W. Breyer (1850 - 1936)*
  Frederick W. Breyer (1868 - 1907)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: Originally interred in Franklin Cemetery.
 
Burial:
West Laurel Hill Cemetery
Bala Cynwyd
Montgomery County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: rjschatz
Record added: Aug 28, 2008
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