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Nussmann, Adolph

(Nüssmann; Nuessmann; Nussman; August 1739–November 3, 1794). B. Münster, Westphalia, Ger.; Franciscan priest; converted to Lutheranism; to Am. 1773; thorough scholar; laid foundations for the Luth. Ch. in North Carolina.

J. B. Moose, “Adolph Nussmann, Pioneer Lutheran Preacher in North Carolina,” The Lutheran Church Quarterly, XIII (1940), 375–391.

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