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Emsland Parishes

Kirchspiel Haseluenne

  
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Haseluenne - St Vinzentius Parish

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The map notes the location of villages that made up Haseluenne parish in the 19th century.
For a current detailed map of this area search on any of the villages mentioned with  MapQuest or click on location with http://www.vukv.weser-ems.de/stadtplan/stadtplan.htm.

The image of St Vinzentius (or Vincentius) is a detail of a photo found on page 63 of the book Landschaften im Emsland - Haseluenne und Herzlake, Soegel 1996

 

Kirchspiel (parish) Haseluenne in the 19th century included the following villages or small towns:

Andrup
Eltern
Flechum
Hamm
Haseluenne
Hoeven
Huelsen
Lage
Lahre (part)
Lotten
Schwakenborg
Schwindeler
Wester
Westerloh
Westerlohmuehlen
 

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St Vinzentius Church

 

Haseluenne was a parish from around 800 with a church in Lunne traceable to between 1107 and 1113. The church dates from the last third of the 15th century. The present-day steeple was built in 1860. The latest renovations were in 1976-77. Baptism and marriage records exist from 1640 with gaps in the marriages in 1678. Death records exist from 1648 with a gap in 1680.

Herzlake was originally part of this parish but separated from it around the 11/12th century. Several villages belonging to Haseluenne throughout the nineteenth century now are Filialkirchen. Flechum, referred to in 1276 as Vlechnen, has a chapel built in 1967 dedicated to St Franziskus. Westerloh has St Antonius von Padua, dedicated in 1948. Hoeven had a chapel first built there in 1383 which was replaced in 1651 and then again in 1856 by the present building.

Most information taken from Handbuch des Bistums Osnabrueck, compiled by Hermann Stieglitz and published by Bischoefliches Generalikariat Osnabrueck.

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