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 Joseph Griesedieck

Joseph Griesedieck

Birth
Stromberg, Kreis Warendorf, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
Death 14 Jul 1938 (aged 75)
Saint Louis, St. Louis City, Missouri, USA
Burial Saint Louis, St. Louis City, Missouri, USA
Plot Block 331, Lot 4740
Memorial ID 9354 · View Source
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Griesedieck was a founder of Griesedieck Brothers Brewing Company, later Falstaff Brewing Company. He was a brewer in St. Louis for over 50 years. Born in Germany, Joseph came to the U.S. as a youth, working for a time in breweries in the East. Coming to St. Louis, he managed several breweries before becoming the owner of the old National Brewery & an officer & general manager of the Independent Breweries Company. He owned the Griesedieck Beverage Company, organized in 1917 to manufacture beer & soft drinks, & became president of the Falstaff Corporation, organized in 1921 to make soft drinks.


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Added: 19 May 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 9354
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Joseph Griesedieck (11 Jul 1863–14 Jul 1938), Find A Grave Memorial no. 9354, citing Bellefontaine Cemetery, Saint Louis, St. Louis City, Missouri, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .