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Moses Asnaworjanz
      Pastor Asnaworjanz, an Armenian, was born 1 October 1841 in Schemcha in the Caucasus to Jakob (Ambarzum) Asnaworjanz. He studied in the seminary in Dorpat and was ordained on 13 May 1873.
      He served the congregations in Morgentau from 1873-1874; in Galka from 1874-1881; in Weimar from 1874-1887; and in Penza from 1881-1888. He died in Penza 4 January 1888.
      Pastor Asnaworjanz married in Dorpat on 24 May 1873 to Amalie Wilhelmine Luise Wendelbrueck. She died in St. Petersburg on 21 February 1906.

Sources

- Amburger, Erik. Die Pastoren der evangelischen Kirchen Rußlands (Lüneburg, Germany: Institut Nordostdeutsches Kulturwerk, 1998).
- Schnurr, Joseph. Die Kirchen und das religiöse Leben der Russlanddeutschen – Evangelischer Teil (Stuttgart: AER Verlag Landsmannschaft der Deutschen aus Rußland, 1978): 122

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