Gottlieb Nathaniel Bonwetsch

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Gottlieb (Georg) Nathanael Bonwetsch (5 February 1848–18 July 1925) was a Russian-born German Protestant theologian. He became professor of church history at the University of Göttingen in 1891.

He was born in Norka, Saratov province in Russia, where his father was pastor. He studied theology in Dorpat, then later in Göttingen and Bonn. His first academic position was in Dorpat.