Archive for July 2009

Family history of the Barons of Uslar-kind

On the southern slope of the Sollinger forest, about 25 km northwest of Göttingen, lies in a valley traversed by the eels, the city Uslar, as “Husleri” already under the Abbot of Corvey Walho between 1011 and 1016 known. There is no doubt, that was taken from this place the name of the knight economic Hanoverian nobility counted by sex Uslar, than in the first half of the 12. Century, until then marked only by their Christian names noble people to eliminate the confusion thus created their given names[...]



CVs of funeral sermons

Leichenpredigten-Handwerker

CVs of funeral sermons give some valuable insight into the former lives of the different classes, especially in cultural terms. For artisans and merchants, they tell us, how and where they obtained their training, began teaching at what age. These CVs are also a clear mirror for the purchase of Wanderlust- and journeymen, and the academic youth. Despite extremely difficult market conditions, they crossed the kingdom, and often the whole of Europe. Some have found far from the family home, a new home. Also on trade relations we get from funeral sermons[...]



The pastors in the family Rambow

John of Rambow was to 1320 Waren (Müritz circle) born. Johann was dortiger pastor. After the original among the documents in the archive: the right half of a small round seal, which, although indistinctly, with the under 22.8.1363 an 4. Point described (which in the stationary blades of a 3 Stars accompanying broken rafters shows) appears to be identical. After the original under the charters of the monastery Broda in the archives to Neustrelitz: an 5 Parchment ribbons hanging following parabolic Siegel; very blurred, one believes one facing to the left figure,  [...]



Deed books and Universitätsmatrikel source for research

As a charter book is known in history, a printed collection of medieval and early modern documents from a content, geographical or factual connection. In previous publications and on the German-speaking countries is not common Diplomatarium, otherwise similar conceptions in the language. Codex is also common in older editions diplomaticus. Weitere Urkundenbücher und Matrikel findet ihr hier:



Live images of our theologians

The Protestant clergy of Pomerania from the Reformation to the Present. T. 1 Hans Moderow, 1903 – Regierungsbezirk Stettin The Protestant clergy of Pomerania from the Reformation to the Present. T. 2 Ernst Müller, 1912 – The county Koszalin, the Reformed congregations Pomerania Bd Scholars theologians in Germany in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries. 1: 1831: A - H Scholars theologians in Germany in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries Bd. 2, 1832: J - M Scholars theologians in Germany in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries Bd. 3, 1833: N -[...]