Archive for July 23rd, 2018

Martin Stephan Leaving Dresden for Bremen

Monday, July 23rd, 2018

The door latched shut. Martin Stephan’s horse-drawn carriage whisked him through the chilly fall night streets of Dresden to the house of a friend, attorney Dr. Stuebel. There, he and other fellow prominent passengers would board carriages to take them to Bremen, where ships to New Orleans already prepared to leave. Gone forever his pastorate, […]