Rothermel, Alexander

Profession: 
Clergy
Biography: 

The Rev. Alexander Rothermel, son of Nikolaus Rothermel (25 December 1847 - May 1917) & Anna Kraft (25 April 1854 - 1932), was born 4 October 1880 in Orlovskaya and died on 15 February 1963 in Hürsdorf b. Schöningen (Germany). He was ordained on 1 March 1909 and served the parishes of Gnadenflur from 1909-1912 and Rosenheim from 1912-1922. In 1922 he moved to Germany.

He was married in Moscow on 17 August 1909 to Elisabeth Klara König, daughter of Theodor König (26 March 1861 - 1 November 1929) & Anna Elisabeth Klünder. Elisabeth had been born in Mitau on 22 July 1890.

Source(s): 

- Die Evangelisch-Lutherische Kirche in Russland: 1914. (online)
- Freist, Friedrich-Wilhelm & Georg Seebaß. Die Pastoren der Braunschweigischen evangelisch-lutherischen Landeskirche seit Einführung der Reformation (Wolfenbüttel, Landeskirchenamt, 1969): 260.
- Rothermel Alexander (Wolgadeutsche.ru) [online]
- Schnurr, Joseph. Die Kirchen und das religiöse Leben der Russlanddeutschen – Evangelischer Teil (Stuttgart: AER Verlag Landsmannschaft der Deutschen aus Rußland, 1978): 167, 197.

Related Surnames: 

Alexander Rothermel.
Source: Wolgadeutsche.ru