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The famous family of the Lords math Rhodesia (Mathesius)

Johannes-Mathesius

Wolfgang Mathesius, died as the progenitor of the family and counselor in Rochlitz 1521. With his wife Christina Scheuerfuß he fathered four sons: Lucas studied anno 1500 in Bologna and earned his master's. But he was already 1556 to. Burckhard was time rector of the school in Nuremberg Seebalder. John, born 1504 in Rochlitz, was known as a reformer and preacher. He used to encourage contact and correspondence with Philip Melanchthon, and was married to Sybille Kruciger. (See database) Those: Judge, Adam Daniel: The old and famous family of the[...]



The noble-Kunheim Kuenheim

Sex is mentioned in documents in 1263 first time with the Knights of Kunz Kuenheim. He was already the name of the headquarters of the family, Kienheim, a village near Strasbourg. The family was descended related to the already 1120 ritterbürtig appearing gender of Berstett. Both came from the same area and also conducted the same coat of arms. The main line of Kuenheim went out as early as in Alsace 1500. A since 15. Century in Prussia-based line could be continued with a road up to the present. He was originally[...]



The Prussians at the University of Wittenberg

As the birthplace of the Reformation was at the University of Wittenberg 18. October 1502 open. This book is about the people of this “Reformation a century” their matriculation be printed. 568 Prussian students have visited in this period the University of Wittenberg.