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Pomerania, its people and its history

LeRoy Boehlke

Pomerania, its people and its history

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Published by Pommerscher Verein Freistadt in Germantown, Wis. (13102 W. Mequon Rd., Germantown 53022) .
Written in English


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Statementby LeRoy Boehlke.
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LC ClassificationsMLCS 86/13994 (D)
The Physical Object
Pagination36 p. :
Number of Pages36
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2342749M
LC Control Number86464010

The Kennel Club in England recognized the breed in , calling it the “spitz dog.” Traces of the Pomeranian’s lineage can be seen in its coat and color, which are reminiscent of the wolf spitz breed. One of the best known Pomeranian owners in history was Queen Victoria of England, who ruled between and As a breed, Pomeranians are extroverted, intelligent, vivacious, great companions, and competitive show dogs. Here’s a closer look at some of the other traits that make these dogs such satndouts. Ball of energy: Poms’ pistonlike legs move in a blur as they rush from one place to .


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The history of Pomerania starts shortly before AD with ongoing conquests by newly arrived Polans rulers. Before that the area was recorded nearly years ago as Germania, and in modern-day times Pomerania is split between Germany and name Pomerania comes from the Slavic po more, which means Land at the Sea.

Settlement in the area started by the end of the Vistula Glacial. Pomerania, which now includes parts of present day Its people and its history book and Germany, and is where the Pomeranian name came from. Pommore or Pommern means “on the sea.” Canine historians also believe that this is the location that the breed was first downsized to about File Size: KB.

The History of Pomerania edited by Carol Gohsman Bowen. A compilation Pomerania information from articles by LeRoy Boehlke, Myron Gruenwald, and Larry Jensen. It may generalize too much for some historians, but is a very good start for learning about the history of Pomerania.

(In English) History of Pomerania. A brief historical narrative and listing. Pomerania its People and its History by LeRoy Boehlke copyright (includes culture and customs) Germany years of History and Culture by LeRoy Boehlke copyright Geschichte von Pommern – (History of Pomerania) by Martin Wehrmann, First Volume.

Pomeranian Genealogy, Culture and History has good general background information. Each county is described and depicted in photos. The Stadte Atlas Pommern is a great book for small maps (city and county) that can fit on the photocopier. Pomerania - Atlantic Bridge to Germany lists villages from, A -Z and has maps too.

Pomerania, Polish Pomorze, German Pommern (from Slavic po, “along,” and morze, “sea”), historic region of northeastern Europe lying along the Baltic coastal plain between the Oder and the Vistula rivers. Politically, the name also came to include the area west of the Oder as far as Stralsund, including the island of Rügen (Rugia).

Most of Pomerania is now part of Poland, but its. The Pomeranian is an iconic breed. Known for its fluffy fur and cute teddy bear face, this little pooch has stolen hearts all across the globe. But the origin of this compact cuddler and its shrinking size is too weird not to be true. Pomeranians weren't always so pocket-sized.

The influence of royalty had a hand in their miniaturization. Borders. Pomerania is the area along the Bay of Pomerania of the Baltic Sea between the rivers Recknitz and Trebel in the west and Vistula in the east.

It formerly reached perhaps as far south as the Noteć river, but since the 13th century its southern boundary has been placed further north. Landscape. Most of the region is coastal lowland, being part of the Central European Plain, but its people and its history book.

Old Lutheran Emigration from Pomerania to the U.S.A.: History and Motivation ; - Kiel: Pomeranian Foundation, Deutsche Einwanderung in die Vereinigten Staaten, Graph showing the German emigration to the United States, Middle School.

United States History The American Journey © ; Previous Editions. The American Journey © ; The American Journey © For search for books available by village or region, use the Pommerscher Greif’s can search for place listings, church books available online, an overview of church books that are both online or physically located in the archives, Standesamt (civil registry) books available online, and an overview of Standesamt books that are both online or held as a physical stock in the.

Pomerania. Pomerania, or Pommern as it was called in Germany, was a Prussian province in northern Germany bordering on the Baltic was surrounded by Mecklenburg-Schwerin on the West, Brandenburg on the South, and West Prussia on the East. It had a land area of 11, square miles, roughly the size of Delaware and Maryland combined.

The Cambridge History of Poland: From the origins to Sobieski (to ) magnates March Moscow negotiations nobility nobles obtained Order organization origin peace period plans Poland Poles Polish political Pomerania Pope position possessions princes problem Protestant province Prussia question received reform regarded reign relations.

History of the Pomeranian. The Pomeranian is a descendant of the sled dogs of Iceland and Lapland and is the smallest member of the spitz family of dogs.

The tail curled over its back is similar to its relatives, the malamute and the Samoyed. The breed gets its name because it was developed in areas of Germany and Poland, which were then known. he is with his people family. History Its breed name gives homage to Pomerania, an area now considered part of northern Germany and Poland.

This Nordic breed originally weighed between 20 and 30 pounds, had both herding and sledding abilities, and is still characterized by its harsh double coat. Queen Victoria is credited with its. Pomerania was mostly covered by local farms, lakes, forests, and small towns.

However, after World War I and II, the region of Pomerania split resulting in population shifts. Today, there are a number of regions in Germany and Poland that hold on to their historical roots of Pomeranian, including places like: Hither Pomerania.

Parts of Pomerania were under Swedish jurisdiction while others were directly influenced by Prussian power or under the control of Brandenburg. To fully understand a region, one must research a city based upon its former holders. This is especially true when researching former Neumark territory. Pomerania was devastated by the Thirty Years’ War.

The East Pomeranian Strategic Offensive operation (Russian: Восточно-Померанская наступательная операция) was an offensive by the Soviet Red Army against the German Wehrmacht on the Eastern took place in Pomerania and West Prussia from 10 February – 4 April The operation happened in four phases.

Other articles where Pomeranian is discussed: Pomerania: 5th century ad, the Slavic Pomeranians (Pomorzanie) and Polabs. Mieszko I, prince of Poland (d. ), mastered it, and in his successor, Bolesław I the Brave, organized a diocese in Pomerania with its seat at Kołobrzeg.

A local dynasty then ruled Pomerania and also the region to the west. To understand today’s Pomeranians, it’s necessary to run a deep-dive into the Pomeranian origin and history. Whether they’re working dogs in the Arctic, real British Royalty or even survivors of the voyage of the ill-fated Titanic, the Pomeranian dog breed have appeared virtually everywhere in the world, and they’re renowned for their strong character and gracious beauty.

Search Europe Poland Pomerania Pomerania. Welcome to our Pomerania family history research page. Here you'll find record collections, history, and genealogy resources to help you trace your Pomerania ancestors.

Pomerania, or Pommern: its geography, subdivisions, peoples, and an historical timeline Pomerania: introduction and color map, with key cities including Stralsund, Greifswald, Stettin, Cammin and more Pomerania: description and history of this land along the Baltic Sea to the east of Mecklenburg, divided by the Oder River.

Pomeranian History: A Royal Companion. A Pomeranian dog is a miniaturized version of ancient spitz-type sled dogs. Spitz dogs arose in Europe and Asia, and there’s historical evidence in paintings and elsewhere that show these dogs have been around since B.C. • History’s People by Margaret MacMillan (Profile Books, £).

To order a copy for £, go to or call. Search Europe Poland Pomerania Pomerania. Welcome to our Pomerania family history research page. Here you'll find record collections, history, and genealogy resources to help you trace your Pomerania ancestors. Collections. Data Collections.

Data Collections; Sorted by Pomerania. In little more than two centuries Prussia rose from medieval obscurity and the devastation of the Thirty Years War to become the dominant power of continental Europe. Her rulers rose from Electors to Kings, and from Kings to Emperors. It is a dramatic story, and H.

Koch fills a major gap in English-language literature with this comprehensive account.4/5(2). The town of Pyritz, Pommern, Kingdom of Prussia, Germany was chartered in and is now known as Pyrcyze, Szczecin, Poland. Pyritz was chartered in and its shape is unique - similar to an egg with the point to the north leading to Stettin and the flatter part of the egg to the south leading to Bahn.

This photo was taken in the late 19th century showing that the 13th century shape still. During February-March the French division took part in the struggle for Pomerania, facing overwhelming Soviet and Polish Forces. The unit fought in a constant retreat and met its fate during the few days of battle in Bialogard (former Belgard an der Persante) and Karlino (Koerlin) region.

The Pomeranian dog acquired its name from a region in Germany called Pomerania, now part of Poland and Germany. This spitz dog was developed and became known as the Pomeranian in England.

Classed as a toy dog breed because of its small size, the Pomeranian is descended from larger Spitz-type dogs. The item Pomeranian genealogy, culture and history, by Paul Sternberg, Janice Savage, and Jerry Savage represents a specific, individual, material embodiment of a distinct intellectual or artistic creation found in Oshkosh Public Library.

This item is available to borrow from 1 library branch. The Baltic Sea is cold, but its history has often run red-hot, as historian Alan Palmer makes clear in his book "The Baltic." Palmer, a prolific, Oxford-educated British historian, wishes to give the 21st-century reader "A New History of the Region and Its People" (the book's subtitle).

Pomerania during the Late Middle Ages covers the history of Pomerania in the 14th and 15th centuries. The Duchy of Pomerania gained the Principality of Rugia after two wars with Mecklenburg, the Lands of Schlawe and Stolp and the Lauenburg and Bütow Land.

Pomerelia was integrated into the Monastic state of the Teutonic Knights after the Teutonic takeover of Danzig inand became a. Gerard Labuda in his books about the Kashubs wants to see it as the ancient name for Pomeranians. A group of historians who wrote History of Pomerania point out that this name may have old-Prussian origins and that it was popularized with the germanisation of the originally Kashubian lands at the end of the Middle Ages (it first appears in.

From the 13th century, the duchy was set under pressure by its southern neighbour. The duchy remained in the Empire, although Denmark managed to take control of the southern Baltic coast and until the Battle of Bornhöved Pomerania remained under sovereignty of Denmark. However /99 Brandenburg again tried to gain sovereignty over.

Originally "Preussen" referred to the geographical area that had been settled by a Baltic tribe, the Pruzzen. This area later became the Duchy of Preussen (Prussia), a Polish fiefdom, which was obtained by the Margrave of Brandenburg in In the margrave of Brandenburg assumed the title of "king" for himself and his succesors.

Thus, Prussia became a kingdom, and eventually included. History and original purpose of the Pomeranian. The Pomeranian of today has come a long way from his German ancestors of the Pomerania region.

The ancestors of the Pomeranian were used for herding sheep and protecting livestock. Before that they possibly even worked as sled dogs in the Arctic. So you can see they were once fairly large dogs.

Early history of Pomerania WikiWikiup. in BC allowed hunters and foragers of the Ertebølle-Ellerbek culture to continuously inhabit the people. Pomerania (Pommern in German, Pomorze in Polish) is a region on the Baltic is now part of two countries, Germany and Poland.

Prehistoric times, Germanic and Slavic tribes. 20, years ago the territory of present-day Pomerania was covered with ice, which did not start to recede until the late period of the Old Stone Age or Paleolithic s years BC, when the Scandinavian glacier.

Between those two dates Europe experienced the most terrible years in its history, years that were worse in Poland than in any other country. As Roger Moorhouse relates in Poland The Outbreak of World War II, the short, savage campaign to crush the Poles, who fought against hopeless odds, proved to be “a five-week struggle that.

German (Pommerenke): ethnic nickname for someone from Pomerania, from a derivative of Middle Low German pomerene ‘Pomeranian’ (see Pommerening).

There is a humorous connotation to this name and its many variants: people from Pomerania were considered somewhat slow and backward.By the 10th cent. AD, when its recorded history began, Pomerania was inhabited by Slavic tribes.

It was conquered by Boleslaus I (–) of Poland but became an independent duchy early in the 11th cent. Poland regained control in the 12th cent.Pomerania definition: region in central Europe, on the Baltic, now divided between Poland & Germany.