Grünauer, Barbara (d. 1527)

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Barbara Grünauer, an Anabaptist martyr, a widow of Salzburg, Austria, was drowned in Salzburg 25 October 1527, with Elsbeth, the cook of Georg Steiner. Johann Eck reported this to Duke George of Saxony on 25 November 1527.


Gess, Felician. Akten und Briefe zur Kirchenpolitik Herzog Georgs von Sachsen. Leipzig: B.G. Teubner, 1905-1917: II, 812.

Hege, Christian and Christian Neff. Mennonitisches Lexikon, 4 vols. Frankfurt & Weierhof: Hege; Karlsruhe: Schneider, 1913-1967: v. II, 190.

Author(s) Christian Hege
Date Published 1956

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