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Zahn, Gottfried

(1705–58). Founder of orphanage at Bunzlau, which, however, was closed by his enemies 1753, while he and the teacher were imprisoned; but he won E. G. Woltersdorf* for his cause, and the king granted him a permit to open another orphanage 1754.

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