Archive for December 2011

The detailed history of the Lords and Stael von Holstein spots

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The sex was called initially “Spots” and was divided into two main lines, one of which retained the name of the spots and the other is called Stael. The castle was the headquarters of Holstein, and this led to the nickname of each line “of Holstein”. Later, than the sex itself further branched, still others came to nickname, e.g.. Stael v. Holstein to hard rock, Honrath, Langwit, Aspic, Suthausen etc.



All a Merry Christmas 2011 – Merry Christmas!

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A Merry Christmas 2011 with contemplative days in the company of loved ones and friends… a Happy New Year and a successful start in 2012!



Graf Athanasius Raczynski: Historical research on the Polish noble families

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Raczyński is the name of a major Polish nobility sex. The family coat of arms belonged to the community at Raczyński Nałęcz. They were a Polish Uradelsfamilie with the Mitau of nobility of the registered, and a branch in western Poland Greater Poland.



I Gunzelin. by Hagen Graf von Schwerin, the first and the story of its origin

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Historical study of the origin and Gunzelins the tribal community with the nobles of Hagen in office Salder, reminders of the men and Meinersen. The History of Hagen at Elme and at the upper Aller, the nobles of Warberg direct descendants, History of Burghagen and research findings on the coat of arms Community Counts of Schwerin, and the nobles of Warberg.



The Heimburg the resin and its first dynasty of the Lord of Heimburg

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By the mid- 12. Century, the castle was owned by the Duke Heinrich (the lion) of Saxony, descended from the tribe of Guelph. To that conclusion, it comes with a certificate of 1143, in which a “ministerialis the Heimenburgk” called. The year 1143 Duke Henry was a significant year, was closed because of the Reichstag held in Goslar finally peace between the Guelphs and Hohenstaufen.