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Schwenke Sculptors & Stonemasons from Pirna, Sachen, Germany

Journal by SandyW

Hi,

Need help with my research regarding 3 Schwenke Sculptors from Pirna, Sachsen(Saxony), Germany.

Michael Schwenke, his son Hans and his brother David were Sculptors and Stonemasons from Pirna. I am looking for information regarding the names of their wives, children, parents and so forth.

Below is the information I have so far;

MICHAEL SCHWENKE:
Born May 1565 in Pirna and died 10 July 1610 in Pirna.

His principal works were; the alter and pulpit at the parish church in Lauenstein(1594-1602) and the alter in the Liebfraukirche, Pirna(1610-1614). Trained as Sculptor from 1579 to 1584 in Pirna. He was a student of Christiaan Kramer.

HANS SCHWENKE:(son of Michael Schwenke)
Born Dec 1589 in Pirna and died August 1634 in Pirna.

DAVID SCHWENKE:(brother of Michael Schwenke)
Born 29 Sep 1575 in Pirna and died 5 Nov 1620 in Pirna.


Appreciate any help!


Regards,

Sandy

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on 2010-03-05 08:09:13

SandyW , from Salt Lake City, Utah, USA, has been a Family Tree Circles member since Aug 2007. is researching the following names: WESCHE, EVERS, SCHWENKE and 1 other(s).

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