ADOLPH ZIOCK was born 24 Dec. 1807 in Hattigen, Westfalia,
Germany. He was the son of Elizabeth Arns and
Peter Ziock. In
1835 Herman was accepted into the Association in Neuwied (Moravian
Church). In 1838 he was was appointed the rank of Acolyte in
Neuwied, he was married to Marie Caroline Lindemann and was called
to missionary service in the Danish West Indies. In 1841 he was
ordained a Deacon in Friedensfeld, St. Croix. From 1838 - 1866 He
held positions in Bethanien, St. Jan; Friedensfel, St. Croix; New
Herrnhut, St. Thomas; Friedensfeld & Friedensberg in St. Croix; and
Emmaus, St. Jan. He retired, returned to Germany from Kleinwelka.
Hermann died in Herrnhut in 1872 at age 65.
History of the Religious
Sects in St. Thomas, W.I., Pg. 152:
New Hernhut, with a large
commodious dwelling, church, & out buildings, under the charge
of the Rev. A.H. Ziock & wife, has two hundred & sixty-two
communicants, with a congregation of eight hundred & fifty nine
Children of Marie Caroline Lindemann &
Hermann Adolph Ziock are:
Herman Adolph - b: 9
July 1839 Bethanian, St. Jan. - D: 20 July 1869, Hebron,
Marie Louise - B: 27
Jan. 1842 Friedensfeld, St. Croix, Virgin Islands
Heinrich - B: 13 Aug.
1846 Friedensfeld, St. Croix, M: (2nd) 26 Nov. 1887 Bluefields,
Nicaragua. D: 23 Oct. 1905 Niesky, Germany - H.
Ziock - B: circa 1847 - arrived at New
Orleans, Louisiana 2 Apr. 1904 from Bluefields, Nicaragua
From a google search of Ziocks
History of Christianity in Asia, Africa, and Latin America,
... - Google Books Result
Koschorke, Frieder Ludwig, Mariano ... - 2007 - Religion
- 426 pages
Nicaragua: Native American Moravian Indian
Communities (1849) Moravian German ... The missionary,
Heinrich Ziock, reports about a debate with the ...
Linguistic Innovation and Relationship
Terminology in the Pearl ...
Nicaragua's Mosquito Shore: the years
of British and American presence. ....
Green, Thomas (1995) "El Idioma Ulwa (Sumu Meridional)
de Nicaragua: Su
Estado ..... Ziock, H. (1894)
Dictionary of the English and Miskito Languages
Society for the Furtherance of the ... - 1881
Ziock has baptized an Indian,
who had long been a candidate for baptism, ... by
a period of Mamre South Africa West Martin Br C A
Moskito Coast Nicaragua.
NOTE In the
above paper Mr Heath should have mentioned H.
, Dictionary of the English
and Miskito Languages, Herrnhut, ...
by GR Heath
Cited by 5
In 1892, according to missionary Ziock
many Sambo Miskitu still resented the .....
For example, Conzemius noted that coastal
Miskitu were called ...
by KH Offen
Cited by 4
Honduras is examined with respect to African inte -
elder as it was recorded by the Moravian
missionary Heinrich Ziock
by KH Offen
Cited by 4
Moravian Church Missionary successes are
relatively recent date.
First Moravian brothers came between
miskitské Indians, zatvrzele to prevent
kristianizaci, in 1849, but experienced greater
success to the late 19th
century, after the Moravian brothers, seconded
from the centers to protect and Saxon churches
in the U.S. (in the scientific literature, we
find the names of Miskitech Grossman, Reichel,
Martin, Ziock) raised new presbyter
miskitského ethnicity and translated the Bible