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Esens, Lower Saxony

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Country  Germany
District  Wittmund
Time zone  CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Population  6,934 (31 Dec 2008)
State  Lower Saxony
Municipal assoc.  Esens
Postal codes  26427
Local time  Tuesday 10:58 PM
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Weather  2°C, Wind S at 6 km/h, 84% Humidity
Points of interest  Wattenhuus Bensersiel, Peldemühle, Museum „Leben am Meer“, Siegfried Esmarch, Ferienhof Inselblick

Esens is a municipality in the district of Wittmund, in Lower Saxony, Germany. It is situated near the North Sea coast, approx. 14 km northwest of Wittmund, and 20 km northeast of Aurich.


Map of 26427 Esens, Germany

Esens is also the seat of the Samtgemeinde ("collective municipality") Esens.

Sons and daughters of the city

  • David Fabricius (1564-1617), theologian, major amateur astronomer and cartographer
  • Johann Hülsemann (1602-1661), Lutheran theologian
  • Philipp Heinrich Erlebach (1657-1714), composer
  • Christian Everhard, Prince of East Frisia (1665-1708), Prince of East Friesland from the House of Cirksena
  • Enno Rudolph Brenneysen, (1669-1734), jurist and chancellor of East Friesland
  • Philipp Ludwig Statius Müller (1725-1776), theologian, zoologist and professor in Erlangen
  • Theodore Thomas (conductor) (1835-1905), composer, founder of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra
  • Gerhard Tappen (1866-1953), General of the Artillery
  • Timo Schultz (born 1977), German footballer
  • References

    Esens, Lower Saxony Wikipedia

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