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William of Holleben: Contributions to the history of the family of Holleben

Wappen-Holleben

The family of Holleben The annual 1883 Benno had died of Holleben after long and detailed studies, a source document book as “Contributions to the history of the Lords of Holleben” compiled. The above work is based on its preliminary.



contributions to the history of the house Neufville since the immigration of the family to Germany

Wappen-Neufville-Mumm

The “de Neufville” came as Reformed Protestant refugees to Frankfurt . The family originated from the county of Artois . In 1575 were Robert and Sebastian citizens of the city . Two years later, married Sebastian (1545-1609) mit der Anna Cochx (Cook) and quickly came through his cloth trade to large fortune . He was the founder of the Frankfurt branch. Son Sebastian (1581-1634) extended trade to silk , gems and metals and the assets increased considerably .



The abbots Pelplin Rembowski: Unfortunate and blessed times 1563-1649

Pelplin-Kloster

Pelplin , once a famous abbey , since 1824 residence of the bishops of Culm , in an area surrounded by small hills valley is , by the heel winds , which flows into the Vistula at Mewe . By the year 1887 Pelplin belonged to a circle Pr . Stargard, since then of the county was assigned Dirschauer . An abbot was at the head of a monastery ; in his hands was the ultimate management . He took the monastery to the outside and took the name of that all contracts and documents . He led a special[...]



Index for funeral sermon collection of Minden 1580-1740

Johann-Liesegang

now you really have to regularly what's new FamilySearch Record Collection look in section . Barely a week there was the Minden Index to Funeral Sermons 1580-1740 set. (Index for funeral sermon collection Minden) Today I have taken the time and me working extensively with the entries .



Maria Sibylla Merian: New flower book 1675-1680

Merian-Blumenmotiv-1

In the opening credits of the 1. Band is written as an introduction… The “Glorwürdigste Emperor Maximilian” once saw put on the journey an old peasant tribes; he had come to him and asked what he fruit plant since? The farmer answered he set date trees. The Emperor laughed and said,: “Egg Bauerlein, carry only the dates in 100 Years fruits; The experience you will not!” The farmer replied,: “Yes My Lord, I know it well; I do it but the glory of God and the descendants of[...]