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Gottlieb Friedrich Jordan
      Pastor Jordan was born 7 May 1801 [per von Liphart] 19 May 1802 [per Schnurr] in Bern, Switzerland. He came from Bessarabia and served the parish of Balzer from 1857, after the independent parish encompassing Balzer and Anton was created, until his death in 1887.
      Pastor Jordan died in Balzer on 11 February 1887.

Sources

- von Liphart, Emilie. Dorgeschichten Erlebtes und Erschautes aus den Colonien an der Wolga (1920s?).
- Schnurr, Joseph. Die Kirchen und das Religiöse Leben der Russlanddeutschen - Evangelischer Teil (Stuttgart: AER Verlag Landsmannschaft der Deutschen aus Russland, 1978): 193.
- Volz, Jacob. Historical Review of the Balzerer (Lincoln, NE: Jubilee Committee, 1938): 5.

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Pastor Jordan.