Moritz, Alois

Profession: 
Clergy
Biography: 

Father Alois Moritz was born 8 April 1738 in Tirol and died on 24 January 1805 in Mariental. He became a member of the Society of Jesus (Jesuit Order) on 9 October 1757 and served as a missionary in China and Africa.

He served the Volga German parish of Mariental from 10 March 1803 to 24 January 1805.

Source(s): 

- Moritz Alois (wolgadeutsche.ru) [Online]
- Schnurr, Joseph. Die Kirchen und das Religiƶse Leben der Russlanddeutschen - Katholischer Teil (Stuttgart, 1980): 45, 264, 318.

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