Zeidlerei Profession

September 10, 2007 · Posted in history · 4 Comments 

Who knew this was all about the bees?

The name "Zeidler / Zeitler" comes from an old German word, ‘zeideln’ meaning to cut honey(comb). They were in charge of honey gathering and documented from 959 onwards. I even found a coat of arms for them! See the new Zeidlerei Page