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Sophie von Mandach was the mother of the owner of the Hohenegg castle in Tyrol, Austria (now Italy). Loesche reports that she gathered a group of Anabaptist women about her and took no taxes from the Brethren. Nothing further is known concerning her relations with the Anabaptists. Her son joined the Schwenckfelders.


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

Loesche, Georg. Geschichte des Protestantismus im vormaligen und im neuen Österreich. 3., verb., verm. Aufl. Leipzig: Julius Klinkhardt: 374.

Author(s) Wilhelm Wiswedel
Date Published 1957

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Wiswedel, Wilhelm. "Mandach, Sophie von (16th century)." Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. 1957. Web. 27 Oct 2016.,_Sophie_von_(16th_century)&oldid=92557.

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Wiswedel, Wilhelm. (1957). Mandach, Sophie von (16th century). Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. Retrieved 27 October 2016, from,_Sophie_von_(16th_century)&oldid=92557.

Adapted by permission of Herald Press, Harrisonburg, Virginia, and Kitchener, Ontario, from Mennonite Encyclopedia, Vol. 3, p. 446. All rights reserved.

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