Karl Gellesch *24. 12. 1866 †11. 6. 1940Karl or Carl Friedrich Gellesch was probably born in Stawisken. His father of the same name worked there as a roofer and day laborer, he apparently had no possession. His mother was called Catharina and was born with the surname Milthaler. Her son worked as a craftsman or machinist, probably on the estate of the Lehndorffs. He married Maria born Dronski in 1889 and had at least seven children with her until 1904. At his death in 1940, he was described as an “estates craftsman”.