Breemis, Henry

260 E 6th St
St Paul, Minnesota, US

Category: Stonecutter

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1898-1899 City Directories. Henry Breemis was born in Belgium in 1872 and emigrated in 1890. He was active in the Stonecutters Union and served as President of the St. Paul Local in 1900. The May 1905 Stonecutters Journal reported that Breemis was in Evanston, Wyoming organizing a stonecutters local there. By 1910 Breemis was living in San Francisco and was married and raising a family there. The Stonecutter Journal of November 1916 reported that he had recently died in San Francisco.
The 1899 City Directory gives his address as 165 Como.