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The pharmacies and pharmacists Kurland


The oldest pharmacy in Courland was Duke Gotthard and his first court apothecary Limbecker 1578 established in the castle Mitauschen. Soon after the appointment of the first Hofapothekers must also be approximately 1600 been established the pharmacy in the city of David his Mitau. At 1700 existed in Kurland unless the court pharmacy or 9 more, increased until the 1795 on 17 Pharmacies.

What is the origin of the pharmacist in setting up the medical authority Courland years 1797 concerns, it existed in the whole 108 Pharmacists as owners and managers.

In addition there were 4 Physicians or. Surgeons had a longer time pharmacy. 33 evidence came from Germany. Since the civil list Goldi gene has been preserved here, the names are called. Für alle Personen wurde eine Kurzbiographie verfasst und in fast allen Fällen werden die genealogisch relevanten Verbindungen deutlich.


Otto, Gustav: The pharmacies and pharmacists Kurland, Mitau: Steffenhagen & Son 1915 (Download the UB Brunswick)