Frank Joseph Tritschler
Born: Bollschweil, Germany on Thursday, December 5, 1861.
Brother of: Charles Frederick Tritschler
Started to work at age of 16 (1877) in a furnishing goods and a factory as an apprentice in Freiburg, Germany.
Came to Chicago in June 1880.
Secured a position as shirt cutter and worked for a salary for 5 years.
Started a shirt factory on own account in 1885; associated with brother in partnership 1886, and in December 1900, business was incorporated as Columbus Shirt Company.
Office: 16 S. Market Street, 1911.
Residence: 822 Junior Terrace, 1911.
Source: Book of Chicagoans, 1911 page 678.
Chicago Tribune, Obit, August 20, 1935, page 16
Frank Joseph Tritschler, husband of Anna Tritschler, father of Mrs. Florence Tuller, Lorraine Tritschler, Frank Joseph Tritschler, Jr., and Arnold Tritschler. Funeral from home, 822 Junior Terrace, Wednesday, at 9:30 a.m. to St. Mary of the Lake Church, at 10:00 a.m.