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From: Nan Brennan <>
Subject: [IRISH-IN-CHICAGO] Patrick Brennan b Ire org packing co Chicago
Date: Thu, 6 Dec 2007 01:29:47 -0600


BRENNAN, PATRICK

President, THE INDEPENDENT PACKING CO
b Ireland May 4, 18?1 (couldbe 1861)
s. Jame and Mary FLANNERY Brennan;
cd sparta Wis
came to Chicago when 17 years old and engaged in stock business
at Union Stock yards;
1895 organized National Provision Co and became president
company dissolved 1904, following a fire.
organized Independent Packing Co.
clubs South Shore, C.A.A. office 41st Halsted.

Source: Notable Men of Chicago
Chicago Daily Journal, 1910

Note:Possible Obit:Chgo Trib May 29, 1948

Patrick Brennan,

Services for Patick Brennan, 87, of 4941 Drexel av;
who died Thursday in Mercy Hospital, will be held
at 10am Monday in St. Ambrose church. Burial
will be in Calvary Cemetery. Mr Brennan was
chairman of the board of directors of the P. Brennan
Packing company and he had been affiliated
with the meat packing industry for 70 years.
He is survived by four sons, Patrick, Thomas
Raymond and Joseph and two daughters,
Mary and Sister Mary Mount Carmel of the House of Good Shepard.


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