50. 1783 Death of Diedrich Deiman
1783, death of Diedrich Deiman, Lutheran minister: mortuary monument with sun and cypresses:Vivit post funera virtus/ de deugd leeft na de dood (virtue is still alive after death).Subscription: J.M.Lageman fecit. Reverse: coat of arms: Ioh.annes Died.ericus Deiman. V.erbi D.ivini M.inister Aet.ate LI. Ob.iit IX.Apr.ilis MDCCLXXXIII/Johannes Diedrich Deiman minister of the Word, deceased in the age of 51 years old on April the 9th 1783. Revered Deiman was born in 1732 in Hage in Ostfriesland (Germany). He was an Amsterdam pastor from 1779 – 1783, before that appointment he was a minister in Utrecht. His first wife, Mrs A.P van Uggelen deceased in 1778 in Utrecht and was buried there. Reverend Deiman was buried in the same place. A commemoration medal on the occasion of his wife’s death was issued (see Utrecht). Medallist: J.M.Lageman, bronze, 39,5 mm.