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                             name

Leopold Wackar˛

              baptismal name

Anton

                              born

May 3, 1810 in Oberplan (Bohemia)

            higher education

Linz / Budweis

              ordained priest

July 25, 1836

    begin of monastic life

Sept 23, 1833 novice in Hohenfurt

March 1, 1835 solemn profession

             responsibilities

Cantor and Regenschori figuralis in Hohenfurt

1839 - 1841

Professor (Ancient Testament) in Hohenfurt

1844 - 1857 secretary of the abbot and 

administrator ("Stifts-Rentmeister") in Hohenfurt

November 11, 1857 abbot of Hohenfurt

Vicarius generalis of the Austro-Hungarian

Congregation ord. cist. (1875 - 1891)

June 17, 1891 elected Abbot general ord. cist.

Oct 2, 1900 resigned Abbot general o.cist.

                               died

Dec 13, 1901 in Hohenfurt

                            buried

Dec 17, 1901 in Hohenfurt / St. Annakapelle

 

                                        

     

                                                                           

      

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