logo logo

Edward Nicklas Breitung

Edward Nicklas Breitung, American mining engineer.

Background

  • Breitung, Edward Nicklas was born on November 1, 1871 in Negaunee, Michigan, United States. Son of Edward and Marie Josephine (Pulan) Breitung.

  • Education

    • Educated under private tutelage.

    Career

    • Began as mining engineer, Negaunee, Michigan, 1888. Owner and operator Mary Charlotte Mining Company, Breitung Hematite and Lucky Star mines (all at Negaunee), and many other mines. President Negaunee National Bank, Munising State Bank.

      Officer or director many other companies.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Catholic

    Connections

    • Married Charlotte Graveraet Kaufman, November 4, 1892.
    • father: Edward Breitung
    • mother: Marie Josephine (Pulan) Breitung
    • spouse: Charlotte Graveraet Kaufman
    See on larger map
    Born November 1, 1871
    Died October 2, 1924
    (aged 52)
    Nationality