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Nicolai Mengden, Baron von Mengden

1862–1915

Baltic German civil servant and diplomat. Student at Dorpat, 1882–6. Served in the Tsarskoe-Selo infantry battalion. From 1886, a civil servant in the service of the governor of Tula, Russia. Served in the Russian diplomatic service as attaché to the Russian mission in Darmstadt, then as secretary of Duchess Marie of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha.

Sources

Album Dorpat

NDB s.v. Mengede, von.

Bibliography

Album Dorpat: Album academicum der Kaiserlichen Universität Dorpat. Compiled by A. Hasselblatt and D. Otto. Dorpat: C. Mattiesen 1889.

NDB: Neue deutsche Biographie. Under the auspices of the Historical Commission of the Bavarian Academy of Sciences. 26 vols. (A–Vocke) to date. Berlin: Duncker & Humblot. 1953–.

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