Schagen, a Mennonite family, formerly of Alkmaar, Dutch province of North Holland, members of the Waterlander and later the united congregation. Pieter Gerrits Schagen was a deacon in 1674; Pieter Schagen was four times a deacon in 1737-54; Pieter Schagen Jr. 1749-51, and Jan Regter Schagen four times in 1777-1814. Members of this family are the preachers Marten Schagen and his son Petrus Schagen. There was also a Reformed branch of this family at Alkmaar.
Church records of Alkmaar.
|Author(s)||Nanne van der Zijpp|
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Zijpp, Nanne van der. "Schagen." Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. 1959. Web. 11 Dec 2017. http://gameo.org/index.php?title=Schagen&oldid=77462.
Zijpp, Nanne van der. (1959). Schagen. Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. Retrieved 11 December 2017, from http://gameo.org/index.php?title=Schagen&oldid=77462.
Adapted by permission of Herald Press, Harrisonburg, Virginia, from Mennonite Encyclopedia, Vol. 4, p. 441. All rights reserved.
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