Julius of Queis

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Julius von Queis (born January 22, 1839 in Wossau , † May 14, 1909 in Allenstein ) was the owner of the manor and a member of the German Reichstag .


His parents were the district administrator Ehrhard von Queis (* February 11, 1804; † August 13, 1867) and his wife Emilie Juliane von Wienskowski called Saltzwedel (* July 18, 1811).


Queis attended high schools and the university. In 1857 he became a soldier and participated in the wars of 1866 and 1870/71 . In 1879 he became a major and in 1884 he took his leave as a major at the rifle examination commission to manage his Malschöwen estate . He was a member of the Provincial Parliament of the Province of East Prussia and the Chamber of Agriculture.

From 1898 to 1903 he was a member of the German Reichstag for the Reichstag constituency of Gumbinnen 7 and the German Conservative Party . Between 1904 and 1908 he was also a member of the Prussian House of Representatives .


Queis married the baroness Agnes Sybilla Cöleste Schenk von Tautenburg (born March 5, 1852) from the Doben family on December 29, 1869 . The couple had a daughter: Emilie Colestine Elisabeth Agnes Marie (born November 30, 1870), who married Rittmeister Erich von der Goltz on June 27, 1891 . His son Julius (born November 28, 1872) was station manager of Rio del Rey in Cameroon , fell in August 1899.


  • Gothaisches genealogical pocket book of noble houses, 1906, p.636

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Individual evidence

  1. ^ Fritz Specht, Paul Schwabe: The Reichstag elections from 1867 to 1903. Statistics of the Reichstag elections together with the programs of the parties and a list of the elected representatives. 2nd Edition. Carl Heymann Verlag, Berlin 1904, p. 12.
  2. Bernhard Mann (edit.): Biographical manual for the Prussian House of Representatives. 1867-1918 . Collaboration with Martin Doerry , Cornelia Rauh and Thomas Kühne . Düsseldorf: Droste Verlag, 1988, p. 309 (handbooks on the history of parliamentarism and political parties: vol. 3); for the election results see Thomas Kühne: Handbook of elections to the Prussian House of Representatives 1867–1918. Election results, election alliances and election candidates (= handbooks on the history of parliamentarism and political parties. Volume 6). Droste, Düsseldorf 1994, ISBN 3-7700-5182-3 , pp. 125-127.