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Biltz, Franz Julius

(July 24, 1825–November 19, 1908). B. Mittel-Frohna, Saxony; came to US as 13-yr.-old orphan with Saxons led by M. Stephan: one of the first students at Conc. Coll., Altenburg; ordained March 12, 1848; served in Dissen (Friedheim), Cape Girardeau Co., Missouri, Cumberland, Maryland, and Concordia, Missouri Missionary among Ger. immigrants; Pres. W Dist., Mo. Syn.: mem. Electoral Coll.; instrumental in founding St. Paul's Coll., Concordia, Missouri


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