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The evangelical preacher in Ilfeld

Why was announced relatively late in the Ilfeld doctrine of Luther, This was yet in many places in the environment long done. In Appenrode 1525, 1529 Petersdorf and Steigertal, 1523 Urbach? Abbot Bernard II. of Mitzefal was a zealous supporter of the Pope, of high repute and relatives in the courts. The Count of Hohenstein had 1525 Peasants' War in bad experiences and put the blame for the revolt of the Reformation. Without support from the count, it was difficult, to preach the new doctrine. Er  [...]



Wieger is picturesque village in the Harz Mountains in beautiful countryside

Presumably Wieger village before 1240 were, with one or more goods. At 1240 sold the Honsteiner Count to his sister Bertrada different goods on their lifetime, in the documents is also Wieger village called. In 1322 Count the brothers sold their village of honing stone “Wigersdorff” for a fully-paid sum of money to the monastery Ilfeld. This village was again a monastery village and opposite the monastery tributary.