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THE LÜCHOW FAMILY

genealogical table #1 (first generations)

tab 1

I

Joachim Witting

smith, brewer and burgher in Lüchow (Germany). Wrote 1650 to the Duke of Braunschweig and Lüneburg complaining that the brothers von Plato had failed to pay back a loan of 500 Reichstaler and pay out the profit from selling a guesthouse to the amount of 160 Reichstaler.

* ? Rostock about 1595
Lüchow 1662
oo ... to Elisabeth N. N.
Children:
  1. Friedrich → tab 2
  2. Elisabeth * 1628, † Predöhl 1675, married 1647 to pastor Nicolaus Rodewald
  3. Christian, unknown fortune
  4. Joachim jr, merchant in Hamburg, Schleswig, Berlin and Celle. Has come into conflict with law in the year 1661, when he was accused of faking Hamburg's town seal and signatures of several aldermen. Vest with theese false documents he was supposed to try collecting depts feigned in the name of hamburgian merchants.
  5. Margarethe, 1st marriage to N. N. Ostherr († before 1653), 2nd marriage to pastor Andreas Haferer in Rebensdorf

tab 2

II

Friedrich Witting (Joachim's son, tab 1)

smith, brewer and burgher in Lüchow
* ... about 1625
...
oo ... to Ursula Jakobi from Russia
Children:
  1. Marie Elisabeth * Lüchow 1653 + Lüchow 1665
  2. Heinrich Nikolaus ------> tab 3
  3. Andreas * Lüchow 1655, unknown fortune. Might be identical with Andreas Witting (1655-1727), cavalry officer in Ransberg, Skaraborg (Sweden)
  4. Joachim Friedrich ------> Lüchow burgher line, tab L1
  5. Johann Samuel * Lüchow 1659, unknown fortune. Might be identical with Samuel Witting, farmer in Milow
  6. Anna Elisabeth * Lüchow 1662
  7. Marta Magdalena * Lüchow 1665 + Lüchow 1732, married to Johann Heyns
  8. Sophia Catharina * Lüchow 1668
  9. Ilsa-Maria * Lüchow 1671

tab 3

III

Heinrich Nikolaus Witting (Friedrich's son, tab 2)

studied 1678 at the university in Helmstedt, 1684-89 teacher in Bockenem. 1692 precentor and teacher in Hildesheim
* Lüchow 1654
Hildesheim probable 1694
oo ... to Catharina Agneta N. N.
Children:
  1. Hermann Joachim ------> Hermann Joachim's branch, tab G1
  2. Jakob Wilhelm ------> Jakob Wilhelm's branch, tab F1
  3. Margaretha Ilsa * Bockenem 1688, unknown fortune
  4. ? Martin ------> Martin's branch, tab D1

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