There are not many families for whom it is possible, expel such a long period of a genealogy.
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[...]
For the centenary of this historic presentation in May 1911 been published, with the installation of the property, a genealogy and history of the founding of the company.
The oldest known member of the family was Giseke Henning Giseke. He lived to 1568. Whence he came, Nothing is known about. His descendants were Hans and Heinrich. The latter was 1590 born and died 1674 in Osterwieck at Halberstadt. His wife was Catharine Hilary.
Since the year 1727 is the notation has been noted Soiling and Mr. Dietrich Heinrich tribe of the Essenes led Soelling this name so. The Soiling occurring as the forefather John was born Catholic faith, but died as a follower of the reformer Martin Luther.