|Short Name:||Ignace Franz|
|Full Name:||Franz, Ignaz, 1719-1790|
Ignaz Franz, 1719-1790
Born: October 12, 1719, Protzau, Silesia.
Died: August 19, 1790, Breslau, Silesia (now Wrocław, Poland).
A Roman Catholic priest, Franz is remembered as a hymnologist and compiler. He studied in Glaz and Breslau, and served as chaplain at Gross-Glogau (1753), archpriest at Schlawa, and assessor to the apostolic vicar’s office in Breslau (1766). His works include:
Katholisches Gesangbuch, circa 1744