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librarian , researcher

Gunther Franz, French, German librarian, researcher. Certified librarianship exam, Cologne, Germany. Member Grand-ducal Institute Luxembourg (honorary), Friedrich-Spee-Society (chairman 1993-1900).

Background

Franz, Gunther was born on February 5, 1942 in Strasbourg, Alsace. Son of Günther and Annelise (Eckhardt) Franz.

Education

Examination in theology, University Tübingen, Germany, 1967. Doctor of Theology, University Tübingen, Germany, 1969.

Career

University library University Tübingen, 1971-1982. Chief library City Library. and Municipal Archives, Trier, Germany, since 1982. Lecturer history University Trier, 1984-1999, professor history (honorary), since 1999.

Editor Kurtrierisches Jahrbuch, Yearbook for the History of the City and Electorate of Trier, since 1983.

Achievements

  • Certified librarianship exam, Cologne, Germany.

Works

  • book

  • Other Work

    • Author: The Church Government in the County of Hohenlohe in the years after The Reformation, 1971, Huberinus--Rhegius--Holbein, 1973, others. Editor: The Protestant "Kirchenordnungen" of the 16th Century, County of Hohenlohe, 1977, Friedrich Spee, Poet, Pastoral Theologian, Fighter against the Witch-Hunting, 1991, Goethe in Trier and Luxembourg, 1992, Colloquium in the 400th Year of Birth of Friedrich Spee, 1995, Belief in Witches and Witch Trials in the region of Rhine-Moselle-Saar, 1995, others.

Membership

Member Grand-ducal Institute Luxembourg (honorary), Friedrich-Spee-Society (chairman 1993-1900).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Mountain climbing, long-distance running.

Connections

Married Margret Geiger, February 2, 1968. 1 child, Barbara.

father:
Günther Franz

mother:
Annelise (Eckhardt) Franz

spouse:
Margret Geiger

child:
Barbara Franz