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Description of the family of Mergenthalischen 1476 to 1745

Wappen-Mergenthal

The family of Germans Mergenthal Bora was originally from France, as its emblem clearly indicates.



An ancestor of printed 1548 Luther's Bible

Lutherbibel

It's an extraordinary book, The Hannelore Lufft their own calls: Well 15 Centimeters thick, it is probably, The yellowed pages strong, many of them torn. The relief and is decorated with metal-reinforced leather cover not less worn.



Berlepsch Castle and its aristocratic owners

schloss-berlepsch

The castle is situated on a steep mountain Berlepsch on the Werra, near Witzenhausen and has been a center of 14. Century, the family of Berlepsch, which first documented in the middle of the 13. Century found. The oldest verifiable headquarters of the family (mentioned in the oldest documents and also Berlevessen Barlevessen) The village is at Barlissen Jühnde in Hanover. The same was, when is not known for sure, probably destroyed from Göttingen. In 1369 Built by Arnold Berlepsch the new house Berlepsch[...]