Carlowitz, Hans Carl von

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Name
Carlowitz, Hans Carl von Gender: M
Johan Carolus von Carlwitz
born on 14 December 1645 Jul.Cal. (24 Dec 1645 greg.) at 12:00 (= 12:00 noon )
Place Chemnitz, Germany, 50n50, 12e55
Timezone LMT m12e55 (is local mean time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_capcol.18.gif 03°09' s_mo.18.gif s_piscol.18.gif 13°00 Asc.s_aricol.18.gif 07°36'



Hans Carl von Carlowitz

Biography

German tax accountant and mining administrator. His book Sylvicultura oeconomica, oder haußwirthliche Nachricht und Naturmäßige Anweisung zur wilden Baum-Zucht (1713) was the first comprehensive treatise about forestry. He is considered to be the father of sustainable yield forestry. He died March 3, 1714.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Events

Source Notes

Sy Scholfield quotes "Auf hans Carl von Carlowitz' Spuren" by Von A. Richter, "Archiv für Forstwesen," Volume 6 (Deutsche Akademie der Landwirtschaftswissenschaften, 1957), p. 250: "1645 in Rabenstein bei Chemnitz geboren. Sein Vater Georg Carl (nach [7] u. [8] 10.2.1616 — 17.11.1680) war damals Oberaufseher der erzgebirgischen Flößen und hatte seinen Dienstsitz in Rabenstein. Der Eintrag im dortigen Taufregister lautet: „Der WolEdle Georg Carl von Carlwitz Churfürstl. Oberaufseher zu Rabenstein, und seine liebste die auch woledle Fraw Anna Maria geborne Römerin zeugten einen Jungen Sohn den 14 Xbris gleich zu Mittag umb 12 Uhr, welcher den 19 Ejusdem getaufft vnd Johan-Carolus genant worden..."

Translation: Born 1645 in Rabenstein-Chemnitz. His father Georg Carl (according to [7] and [8] 10.02.1616 - 11.17.1680) was at that time superintendent of the Erzgebirge rafts and had his official residence in Rabenstein. The entry in the local baptismal register reads: "The WolEdle Georg Carl von Carlwitz Churfürstl. Superintendent of Rabenstein, and his wife Anna Maria nee Römerin witnessed a son born on 14 December at 12 noon, baptized on the 19th with the names Johan-Carolus.

Categories

  • Vocation : Business : CPA/ Auditor/ Accountant (Tax accountant)
  • Vocation : Writers : Other Writers (Forest sustainability)
  • Vocation : Misc. : Mining (Mining administrator)