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Forster, Johann

(Förster; Forsthemius; Vorster; 1496–1558). B. Augsburg, Ger.; educ. Ingolstadt and Leipzig; taught Heb. at Zwickau 1522–23; preacher Wittenberg and Augsburg; prof. Heb. Tübingen 1539; provost St. Lawrence, Nürnberg, 1542; supt. Merseburg 1548; prof. Heb. Wittenberg 1549; involved in Leipzig Interim.*

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