Siegfried von Roedern

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Siegfried von Roedern, 1916

Siegfried Friedrich Wilhelm Erdmann Graf von Roedern (born 27 July 1870 in Marburg, died 14 April 1954 in Bergen, Upper Bavaria) was a German politician. He served as Secretary in the Ministry for Alsace-Lorraine from 1914 to 1916, and as Secretary for the Treasury and Minister of State (1916–1918).

A member of a noble Prussian family, he studied law in Freiburg, Berlin, Geneva and Marburg and became a lawyer in 1893. For most of his career, he was a civil servant.

Literature[edit]

  • Claudia Wilke: Die Landräte der Kreise Teltow und Niederbarnim im Kaiserreich: Eine biographisch-verwaltungsgeschichtliche Studie zur Leistungsverwaltung in der Provinz Brandenburg. Verlag für Berlin-Brandenburg, Potsdam 1998, ISBN 978-3-930850-70-9.
  • Rudolf Vierhaus: Deutsche biographische Enzyklopädie (dbe)
Political offices
Preceded by
Karl Helfferich
Secretary for the Treasury of Germany
1916–1918
Succeeded by
Eugen Schiffer (as Minister of Finance)