Bischoffsheim, Louis-RaphaŽl

BANKER (GERMANY)
BORN 22 Jun 1800, Mainz, Rheinland-Pfalz - DIED 14 Nov 1873, Paris: hŰtel Davillier, 88 rue Neuve-des-Mathurins
GRAVE LOCATION Paris: CimetiŤre de Montmartre, 20 Avenue Rachel (division 03, ligne 20, numťro 2, a droite au fond)

Louis-RaphaŽl Bischoffsheim was the eldest son of Nathan-RaphaŽl Bischoffsheim (1773-1814), who was a supplier to the French army in Mainz. After his father died he abandoned his studies and worked for Hayum Salomon Goldschmidt (1772-1843), the owner of a bank in Frankfurt am Main. In 1820 he went to Amsterdam were he founded his own bank. Together with his brother Jonathan-RaphaŽl Bischoffsheim he formed a financial company with branches in Antwerp and Brussels.

In 1822 Louis-RaphaŽl married Hayum-Salomon Goldschmidt's daughter Amťlie and they had two sons, RaphaŽl-Louis (1823-1906) and Henri Louis (1829-1908). Both became bankers. In 1846 Louis-RaphaŽl Bischoffsheim opened a bank in London and a company in Paris followed. In 1863 the companies merged into the Banque de Crťdit et de DťpŰt des Pays-Bas. He died in 1873 in Paris.

Family
• Son: Bischoffsheim, RaphaŽl

Related persons
• is brother/sister of Bischoffsheim, Jonathan-RaphaŽl

Images

The mausoleum of Louis RaphaŽl Bischoffsheim and RaphaŽl Bischoffsheim at the CimetiŤre de Montmartre, Paris.
Picture by Androom (31 Oct 2022)

 

Sources
Louis Rapha√ęl Bischoffsheim - Wikiwand
Louis-Rapha√ęl Bischoffsheim - Wikipedia


Bischoffsheim, Marie-Laure, Vicomtesse de Noailles

Published: 22 Nov 2023
Last update: 22 Nov 2023