Exodus from Lausitz [Part 2] Oral History of St Paul Lutheran Church | Serbin, Texas | 2020 [4K]

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When 588 Wendish Sorbs decided to emigrate from their home country in Prussia and Saxony, they were faced with a perilous journey across Europe and the Atlantic ocean. This installment chronicles the journey of the blacksmiths, tailors, gardeners, farmers, laborers, maids, watchmakers, cabinet-makers, harness-makers, locksmiths, metal-grinders, wheel-wrights, weavers, brick masons, shoemakers, potters, and several Häusler (land-owners) that intended to establish their own self-sufficient colony in the new world of Texas, with Jan Kilian as their religious leader.

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