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Pastor Johann Valentin Liesegang in Ilfeld

Valentin war 1612 probably the son of the mayor of Ellrich, Burchard Liesegang born. The father was the treasurer in direction of adjustment and 1618, 1621 and 1624 of local mayor as the “Rote Buch des Magistrats” reveals. Brother Hans is there from 1627 as a councilor and from 1649 called as mayor. 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, the one leading into the wall to the crypt[...]