Biography of Rudolf F. Haffenreffer, Jr.
Bristol County, MA Biographies

Haffenreffer, Rudolf F., jr., son of Rudolf F. and Catherine (Burkhardt) Haffenreffer, was born in Boston in 1874. He attended the Chauncey Hall School and later took the course in chemistry at the Boston Institute of Technology, from which he was graduated. He completed his education in Germany and then returned to take the course of the United States Brewer's Academy in New York city. Mr. Haffenreffer's father has been for many years one of the most prominent brewers of Boston. He is a native of Germany and came to this country in 1870. He has long been connected with the Boylston Brewing Company of Boston as superintendent and owner. Rudolf F. Haffenreffer, jr., obtained his first business experience as assistant superintendent of the Boylston Brewery, where he remained nearly three years. At the end of that time he came to Fall River, and in April, 1895, organized the Old Colony Brewing Company; this company was incorporated the same year and he was made treasurer in addition to his duties as brewer and manager. He has a thorough knowledge of the business in all its forms and under his efficient management the present prosperity of the company has been attained. He also has charge of the construction of the Hub Brewing Co. of Boston; this is to be the modern brewery of New England.

Our county and its people
A descriptive and biographical history of
Bristol County, Massachusetts
Prepaired and published under the auspices of
The Fall River News and The Taunton Gasette
With assistance of Hon. Alanson Borden
The Boston History Company, Publishers, 1899.

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