Otto Posse geboren am 29. July 1847 in Weissensee; † 13. November 1921 in Dresden, one of the most renowned representatives of the Historical Auxiliary Sciences. Otto Posse came from a Thuringian peasant- crafts and family. His father was the Rotgerbermeister in Weissensee, and there was later a clerk's office. Of 1861 to 1867 Posse received his education in the country Pforta. Posse had studied history in Berlin and Göttingen, and later with a study on the "Reinhardt Brunner history books," Ph.D.. After working at the state archives in Marburg and Weimar (1872/73) [...]
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Friedrich Karl I. Joseph, Prince of Hohenlohe-Waldenburg-Schillingsfürst was born the son of Prince Charles Albert III. and his wife Leopoldine, Princess of Fürstenberg on 5. More 1814 in Stuttgart. He was a member of the House of Hohenlohe, and he is considered one of the major German heraldry and researchers sigillography. In 1857 He began his research sphragistic. His role models were Lisch, Lepsius, Stillfried and Vossberg, just to name a few. The purpose of his endeavor was, German officials in the archive description[...]
The name of the bourgeois family Wilkins has a history. This family was in 17. Wilke century documentary. This style of writing you first met in the church records of ev. St. St. John's church in Memel. In the middle of 17. Century and in the 18. Century is also the spelling Wilcke, Wielke, Wilck. The Latinized form of the surname Wilke was Wilkius, also Wilckius.
For all families with the name of Boetticher (Bötticher) or mutilation of the name is an ancestor to accept. The origin of a tribe is probably the Altmark. The seals in Magdeburg by the City Council represented by the same family crest as the Boetticher Grosswanzlebner villages Boetticher and Worms.
Their first documented appearance is linked to reliable and authentic goods which they have not. It is in particular the good Rochow in the Altmark. Here were the sons of the then already deceased knight Wichard 15 Hooves. To 5. Generation were three brothers with the name of Henry II, Wichard II. and Meinhard II. by Rochow. Henry Vogt had to Stendal and later Tangermünde, most recently in grove. As such, he was often traveling in the affairs of the Brandenburg margrave, drew with Margrave Waldemar against Landgraf[...]