Wiens, Peter Johann (19th-20th century)

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Peter Johann Wiens, a teacher, educated at the Gnadenfeld Zentralschule (Molotschna, Russia) and the universities of Kharkov and Dorpat, where he studied mathematics. After this he taught at the Ohrloff Zentralschule for three years. In 1909 he became the director of the Halbstadt Kommerzschule.


Friesen, Peter M. Die Alt-Evangelische Mennonitische Brüderschaft in Russland (1789-1910) im Rahmen der mennonitischen Gesamtgeschichte. Halbstadt: Verlagsgesellschaft "Raduga", 1911: 595. 628.

Author(s) Cornelius Krahn
Date Published 1959

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