Breit, Peter, Jr.

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Peter Breit, Jr. Soundex Code B630

Peter Breit, Jr. was the son of Peter Breit, Sr. and Helena Breit.

Peter Breit, Jr. Greenhouse

Peter Breit, Jr. and his wife, Anna, nee: Schirra, born 1864, lost their two eldest sons as infants, and raised 3 daughters and 4 sons. Peter Breit, Jr. opened a greenhouse at (now) 7455 N. Ridge Boulevard.

One of Peter's and Anna's sons, Alois A., born 1887, and his wife, Margaret, nee: Margaret Kloss, born in 1890, continued occupancy of the family home and worked as a gardener for the Benedictine Monastery that was established across Ridge in 1906.

Partial Source: Rogers Park Directory, 1919, page 11.