Samuel Hermann ( - 1860)

Birth date: Death date: 1860  
Birth location: Switzerland Death location: Milwaukee, Wisconsin  
Media: Ceramic , Decorative Art Web site:
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Biographical Brief

Milwaukee, Wisconsin Potter
Brother of Frederick, Charles and Christian (A.K.A.Christopher) Hermann
Uncle of Albert Herrman (A.k.a. Hermann or Herman) and Louis M. Pierron

Pottery Business History

1848-1884, Frederick Herrman opened a pottery on Market Street, Milwauke, Wisconsin
1850-1857, Herrman Brother's Pottery on Johnson Street, Milwaukee, WI  was operated jointly by
          Frederick and his three brothers Samuel and Christopher and another brother Christian Hermann also
          worked with them from 1850-1856  The stoneware pieces created in their factory were not marked.
1857, Samuel and Christian (aka Christopher) left Herrman Brother's Pottery
1857-1960, Samuel operated a small pottery on 15th and Cherry Streets, Milwaukee.
1860, Samuel Hermann died of consumption.
1857-1886, Charles ran C. Hermann & Co., Milwaukee
1882, Louis Pierron, Charles's stepson became a partner at C. Hermann & Co., Milwaukee and the Company
          name was changed to Chas Hermann Stoneware Factory
1886- Louis Pierron became sole owner of Chas Hermann Stoneware Factory 
1887-1915, Albert Herrman took over Herrman Brother's Pottery in Milwaukee for his father, Frederick
         Herrman.
1892, Charles Hermann died  September 23, 1892.

Wisconsin Affiliations

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Wisconsin Art Organizations

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