All posts tagged: Hovelke


History of the family-Hevelke Hewelcke and the astronomer Johannes Hevelius

The earliest news of the family dates back to Hevelke 1434. After the credentials of the city authorities Otter Village, Henry was a Havelke, the man in Danzig Hevelke van der Osten nannte, in Gdansk in 1433 or even died without heirs before. Because he had owned property in Gdansk, muss er auch Bürger und verheiratet […]