About Claus Spreckels
Claus Spreckels, formally Adolph Claus J. Spreckels (July 9, 1828 – December 26, 1908) was a major industrialist in Hawai'i during the kingdom, republican and territorial periods of the islands' history. He also involved himself in several California enterprises, most notably the company that bears his name, Spreckels Sugar Company.
Spreckels, California, named for Claus Spreckels
Spreckelsville, Maui, Hawaii, named for Claus Spreckels.