21st November 1852
Alfred von Nickisch Rosenegk, founder of the Richmond Brewery, was born in Stettin, Germany.
26th April 1855
Carl Christoph Emil Kersten was born in Herzberg, Germany. Kersten arrived in America in 1879 and by 1880 he was cutting his teeth in the brewing business in Jefferson Wisconsin. Four years later h... View More
1891 FoundedRichmond Brewery & Hygeia Ice Factory, Emil Kersten & Alfred Von RosenegkLeigh Street at Hermitage Road
1897 Richmond Brewery, Rosenegk Brewing Co.Leigh Street at Hermitage Road
Rosenegk's No. 2 Beer
The Jefferson Beer
2nd July 1897
Emil Kersten leaves the business of the Richmond Brewery & Hygeia Ice Factory in Virginia leaving sole ownership to Alfred von Nickisch Rosenegk.
1918 ClosedRichmond Brewery, Rosenegk Brewing Co.