"SHSI Certificate of Recognition"
"Best on the Web"

Encyclopedia Dubuque


O'NEILL, Bernard

From Encyclopedia Dubuque
Jump to: navigation, search

O'NEILL, Bernard. (Ireland, Aug. 15, 1846-Unknown). Brick manufacturer. Settling in Dubuque County in 1852, O'Neill developed one of the area's most productive brickyards with an annual production of one million bricks. In addition to his prosperous manufacturing business, O'Neill bought and stored grain during the winter for spring sale.