Krempelhuber, Joseph von

MERCHANT (GERMANY)
BORN 25 May 1771, München - DIED 1 Mar 1827, München
REAL NAME Krempelhuber, Joseph Mathias Johann Nepomuk
GRAVE LOCATION München, Bayern: Alte Südfriedhof, Thalkirchnerstrasse 17 (06-13-35)

Joseph von Krempelhuber was the owner of Lorcy & Von Krempelhuber in Munich. It sold tobacco and coffee at the Dienerstrasse in what is now known as the Dallmayr-Haus. Among his employees was Simon Spitzweg, the father of the painter Spitzweg.

Krempelhuber also held a position at the National Guard and was the director of an orphanage in Munich. His grave at the Alte Südfriedhof in Munich was designed by Ludwig von Schwanthaler.

Sources
Alter Südfriedhof zu München

Images

The grave of Joseph von Krempelhuber at the Alte Südfriedhof, Munich.
Picture by Androom (04 Dec 2015)

 


Krenn, Fritz

Published: 24 Jan 2016
Last update: 24 Jan 2016