Archive for August 2010

Reformer of Hieronymus Weller Molsdorf

Weller-von-Molsdorf

Jerome Weller of Molsdorf, Lutheran theologian, came from a patrician family, which was originally established in Voigtland, 1430 was, however, immigrated to Freiburg. His father, John Weller was mayor of the city of Freiburg, died, however, 1509. For the most 5. April 1499 born son meant to the early death of his father, that he was brought to his uncle in Naumburg, where he attended the Cathedral School. At the 9. October 1517 Weller is enrolled as a "de Iheronimus Foller Freiberg" at the Leucorea in Wittenberg. He attended a humanistic study,  [...]



Interview mit MyHeritage in Sachen Ahnenforschung

myheritage

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The Middle Ages to the output of the Hohenstaufen 400 to 1250

Stauferzeit

Der Zerfall des römischen Weltreiches bedeutet für uns den Beginn einer neuen weltgeschichtlichen Periode. Hatte sich im Altertum das geschichtliche Leben vom Orient nach dem Westen zu immer reicher entfaltet… …und in Griechenland und im römischen Reich seine äußeren und inneren Höhepunkte gefunden, so übernahmen nun vorwiegend germanische Völker die geschichtliche Führung und mit ihnen verlegte sich das geschichtliche Leben nach Norden. Das Abendland trat an die Stelle des Morgenlandes und des Mittelmeergebietes. Von der türkischen Herrschaft abgesehen, entstand im Osten keine neue geschichtliche Kraft  [...]



Closed circles of social inbreeding marriage

Stammtafel-Burchard-Schachtrupp

The present study is a summary of the results of a degree thesis (1959) the Middle School Teacher Institute, Göttingen. It belongs to a series of research on the topic: “The socio-historical significance of closed social circles Marriage inbreeding” in northern Germany.



From the Life of the Countess Elisa Ahlefeldt

Elisa-von-Ahlefeldt

Elisa Davidia Margaret Countess of Ahlefeldt was on 17. November of the year 1790, born on the birthday of her father on the castle Trankjör on the Danish island of Langeland. Her father, Count Frederick of Ahlefeldt-Laurvigen, geborenam 17. November 1760, belonged to an ancient and noble race, in the 1665 by Emperor Leopold I.. in the imperial counts and 1672 was raised by the King of Denmark in the Danish earl. He relished by Rank, Power and wealth, much prestige. He was the special favorite of King Frederick VI. of[...]