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Rev Adolphus Nussman

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Rev Adolphus Nussman

Birth
Germany
Death
3 Nov 1794 (aged 55)
Concord, Cabarrus County, North Carolina, USA
Burial
Concord, Cabarrus County, North Carolina, USA GPS-Latitude: 35.4189239, Longitude: -80.4745667
Plot
Way in the back, there is a brick square around his headstone
Memorial ID
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Came to North Carolina in 1773 from Germany. Was the first Lutheran Pastor in North Carolina. During the Revolution, British soldiers tortured St. John's beloved first pastor, Adolph Nussman, and he later died from these unhealed wounds. (They cut off his ear)
Came to North Carolina in 1773 from Germany. Was the first Lutheran Pastor in North Carolina. During the Revolution, British soldiers tortured St. John's beloved first pastor, Adolph Nussman, and he later died from these unhealed wounds. (They cut off his ear)


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  • Created by: Kristen Griffin
  • Added: Jun 4, 2003
  • Find a Grave Memorial ID:
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/7536230/adolphus-nussman: accessed ), memorial page for Rev Adolphus Nussman (12 Jul 1739–3 Nov 1794), Find a Grave Memorial ID 7536230, citing Saint Johns Evangelical Lutheran Church Cemetery, Concord, Cabarrus County, North Carolina, USA; Maintained by Kristen Griffin (contributor 46575389).