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Location address: Deutschland, Ludwigsburg
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Verrenberg is a village in Hohenlohe, Germany and has been a part of Öhringen since February 1, 1972. Today, Verrenberg has about 680 inhabitants.
The first documented proof of Verrenberg was around the year 1242, however was originally thought to have originated between the 9th and 11th centuries. In 1525, the Verrenberger, “Schönmichel” was the spokesman of the Verrenberger farmers in the German Peasants’ War. By the Hohenlohe’s main division in 1553, Verrenberg became a part of Hohenlohe-Waldenburg. In 1615, a new standing Hohenlohe-Pfedelbach line came to Verrenburg. After the end of the Pfedelbach line in 1728, Waldenburg-Barenstein acceded as the succession. From the night on June 1, 1897 to July 30, 1897 hailstorms ravaged almost the entire agricultural economy of Verrenberg and a large part of its building.