John J. Taussig

John J. Taussig

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Death 24 Oct 1918 (aged 75)
St. Louis City, Missouri, USA
Burial Saint Louis, St. Louis City, Missouri, USA
Memorial ID 123954192 · View Source
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Born in Prague, Bohemia to John L. Taussig & Charlotte Bondi, In 1848 he emigrated with his parents to St. Louis where he received his education at Washington University, to 1857. On 21 Dec 1865 he married Miss Lenore Taussig.

He entered the offices of Shryock & Rowland, grain commissioners, and continued with them four years, then embarked on his own in 1865. He was senior partner, Taussig & Fisher and had various other operations, all of which were swept away in the Panic of 1873. In 1874 he established himself as a banker and broker and enjoyed success. He was the younger brother of one of the lions of St. Louis, William Taussig.



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  • Created by: Anna Jaech
  • Added: 22 Jan 2014
  • Find A Grave Memorial 123954192
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for John J. Taussig (9 Jul 1843–24 Oct 1918), Find A Grave Memorial no. 123954192, citing Bellefontaine Cemetery, Saint Louis, St. Louis City, Missouri, USA ; Maintained by Anna Jaech (contributor 47861515) .