The origin of the Grote family until Henry the Lion: The German parent, in which the oldest documented Grote
To the present work in a concise form the main results of studies on the history
The sex is part of the Silesian nobility Posadowsky and has its home in the right upper shore between Oels
According to the chroniclers of old Pomeranian belonging to the oldest of the Stojentin, most respected and wealthiest families of the former Duchy of Pomerania. The family name can only Stojentin to 14. August 1341 lead back; but the first bearer of the name proves, that is already very old at that time the family, been powerful and wealthy must be.
The Barons of Hammerstein are a German family. From the beginning of the 17. Century by Hammerstein to Equord, the family divided in 17./18. Century in the lines Hammerstein-Equord, Hammerstein and Hammerstein-Gesmold Loxton.