Haga is a Dutch Mennonite family of Sneek, Friesland. Bauke J. Haga (1789-1874), married to Hillegonda Veen, was a deacon of the Mennonite congregation of Sneek. His son Hendrikus Haga (b. 1814 at Sneek, d. 1889 at Arnhem) was a Mennonite minister, serving at Oldeboorn 1837-1855 and at Arnhem 1855-1887. Bauke Haga (the son of Hendrikus, b. 1849 at Oldeboorn, d. 1937 at Nijmegen) was a Mennonite minister at Warga 1874-1881, Witmarsum and Pingjum 1881-1882, Tjalleberd 1882-1888, Almelo 1888-1891, and Nijmegen 1891-1917. Antonie Haga (1834-1902), a brother of Hendrikus, rose to the high military position of commander of the Dutch army in the East Indies (1887-1889).
|Author(s)||Nanne van der Zijpp|
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van der Zijpp, Nanne. "Haga family." Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. 1956. Web. 19 Oct 2017. http://gameo.org/index.php?title=Haga_family&oldid=81578.
van der Zijpp, Nanne. (1956). Haga family. Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. Retrieved 19 October 2017, from http://gameo.org/index.php?title=Haga_family&oldid=81578.
Adapted by permission of Herald Press, Harrisonburg, Virginia, from Mennonite Encyclopedia, Vol. 2, p. 626. All rights reserved.
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