Markersdorf – The church in the village was first erected in the 1200s and was referenced in a series of documents throughout the 1300s. The oldest families are listed below based upon their first appearance in documents associated with the village:
Acker, Bolcze, Knoth, Knechtel, Ölschlager, Pompe, Weygmann.
According to the 1833 census, the village consisted of 299 houses with 1816 inhabitants. Source: Heimatkreis Tetschen-Bodenbach – Städte u. Gemeinden
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