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Pastor Johann Valentin Liesegang in Ilfeld

Valentin war 1612 believed to have been born as the son of the mayor Hayner Liesegang. (In a lawsuit after his death it comes to a claim from dortigem heritage. At the 25.7.1643 Valentine was introduced as a pastor in Ilfeld. He is considered the oldest church of the village accountant. Previously, he worked for eight years as a teacher. A cast-iron grave slab, which is embedded in the wall of a crypt leading to the Ganges in Ilfeld Monastery, provides information about his death. Valentin confused here 48 Years in office and the 2.2.1691 wurde er  [...]