Jacob Schmidt

Jacob Schmidt

Birth
Bavaria (Bayern), Germany
Death 2 Sep 1910 (aged 63)
Saint Paul, Ramsey County, Minnesota, USA
Burial Saint Paul, Ramsey County, Minnesota, USA
Plot Section 33, Block 2
Memorial ID 6317 · View Source
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Businessman. Born in Bavaria, Germany, he arrived in America at the age of 20 and after working at several breweries for five years, he settled in St. Paul, Minnesota. In St. Paul, he was the Brewmaster for the Theodore Hamm's Brewing Company, when he left this position in 1900, to become owner and founder of the Jacob Schmidt Brewing Company. He became one of the first brewers to sell more than 10,000 barrels in Minnesota, along with being one of the first brewers to bottle his own beer. He died at age 63 in St. Paul, Minnesota.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith


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  • Added: 13 Sep 1999
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  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Jacob Schmidt (9 Oct 1846–2 Sep 1910), Find a Grave Memorial no. 6317, citing Calvary Cemetery, Saint Paul, Ramsey County, Minnesota, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .