Morreau, Albert; pres. Morreau Gas Fixture Co.; born, Hesse-Darmstadt, Germany, Aug. 17, 1861; son of Leopold and Amelia Morreau; educated in public schools of native place; married, Cleveland, Jan. 7, 1893, Lea Nora Heller; issue, two sons, Myron H., and Leopold S.; worked in dry goods store in Frankfurt, for five years; went to Manchester, England, in export house, as asst. correspondent in German, French and English languages; came to Cleveland; for five years stock clerk for Landesman, Hirschheimer & Co.; started in business for himself in 1887; from a small business, the Morreau Gas Fixture Co. has grown to one of large proportions; pres. of the Company; member Excelsior, and Oakwood Clubs, Commercial, and United Travelers Ass’n; member Chamber of Commerce; Republican; of the Jewish faith. Very fond of Golf.
Biographical Sketch of Albert Morreau
MLA Source Citation:The Book of Clevelanders: A Biographical Dictionary of Living Men of the City of Cleveland. Burrows Book Company. 1914. AccessGenealogy.com. Web. 11 March 2014. http://www.accessgenealogy.com/ohio/biographical-sketch-of-albert-morreau.htm - Last updated on Feb 13th, 2012
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