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The abbots Pelplin Rembowski: Unfortunate and blessed times 1563-1649

Pelplin-Kloster

Pelplin , once a famous abbey , since 1824 residence of the bishops of Culm , in an area surrounded by small hills valley is , by the heel winds , which flows into the Vistula at Mewe . By the year 1887 Pelplin belonged to a circle Pr . Stargard, since then of the county was assigned Dirschauer . An abbot was at the head of a monastery ; in his hands was the ultimate management . He took the monastery to the outside and took the name of that all contracts and documents . He led a special[...]



Guest Post: A forced marriage Anno 1789

Forsthaus-Paulinzella

The media reported today a lot about forced marriages gave the already, as the following story shows , vor gut 200 Years, but under different conditions . In Forsthaus to Paulinzella in Thuringia was John Ludolph Offeney (1726-1799) from 1753 Ordnance and forester . His daughter was on 23.7.1764 baptized in the church in charge of Paulinzella Milbitz at Rottenbach the name Louise Antonia Friederica . 20 Years later, anno 1784, she witnessed the hunter named Hickman was dishonorably a maid . was on 23.5.1785 in  [...]



Index for funeral sermon collection of Minden 1580-1740

Johann-Liesegang

now you really have to regularly what's new FamilySearch Record Collection look in section . Barely a week there was the Minden Index to Funeral Sermons 1580-1740 set. (Index for funeral sermon collection Minden) Today I have taken the time and me working extensively with the entries .



Maria Sibylla Merian: New flower book 1675-1680

Merian-Blumenmotiv-1

In the opening credits of the 1. Band is written as an introduction… The “Glorwürdigste Emperor Maximilian” once saw put on the journey an old peasant tribes; he had come to him and asked what he fruit plant since? The farmer answered he set date trees. The Emperor laughed and said,: “Egg Bauerlein, carry only the dates in 100 Years fruits; The experience you will not!” The farmer replied,: “Yes My Lord, I know it well; I do it but the glory of God and the descendants of[...]



Elbląg yearbook : Journal of the Elbląg ancient society and the municipal collections to Elblag

Elbinger-Jahrbook

Published by the Commission Publisher Thomas & Oppermann, Königsberg 1919-1941, Author: Bruno Ehrlich Issue 1, Year 1919/1920 Issue 2, Year 1921/1922 Issue 3, Year 1923 Issue 4, Year 1924