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Constanzia Garb
Fictional Character
1632 series
POD: May, 1631
Appearance(s): Grantville Gazette XX
Type of Appearance: Direct
Nationality: Italy
Religion: Lutheranism
Parents: Marco Garb (father),
Constanzia Turettini (mother, deceased)
Relatives: Jean Achille Garb (brother), Johann Martin Luther Sulzer (half-brother), Johann Baptist Garb, Emanuel Sulzer (uncle), Potentiana (aunt), Catharina Sulzer (cousin)

Constanzia Garb was the daughter of Marco Garb and Constanzia Turettini. When the senior Constanzia died in childbirth, Marco decided to name their daughter after her late mother.

Constanzia visited her cousin Catharina Sulzer and her family in Badenburg, which was close to where the Ring of Fire had desposited Grantville. Marco tasked Constanzia and Catharina with visiting Grantville to research their family. There, Constanzia's older half-brother, Johann Martin Luther Sulzer, who'd been teaching science at Grantville High School for over a year, arranged to get her a position teaching Italian and French at the school. While here, she befriended the Barbie Consortium and Other People's Money.

Constanzia was among those attracted to the growing Pentecostal movement after hearing radio host Dieter Fischer. She and Catharina sbusequently visited Fischer himself during his sermons. Constanzia found Fischer very appealing and mesmerizing. She became a frequently visitor to the Pentecostal Church for Bible study.