Verbrugge family

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Verbrugge, a former Dutch Mennonite family, de­scended from Mennonite refugees from Flanders, Belgium, was found in the 17th and 18th centuries at Rotterdam, Haarlem, Amsterdam, and Leiden. Some of its members served as deacons. The Am­sterdam branch of this family operated an impor­tant trade house. Cornelis Verbrugge, d. 1762 at Leiden, was a physician at Rotterdam from 1736 and for many years a treasurer of the Mennonite congregation.


Author(s) Nanne van der Zijpp
Date Published 1959


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Zijpp, Nanne van der. "Verbrugge family." Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. 1959. Web. 21 Aug 2017. http://gameo.org/index.php?title=Verbrugge_family&oldid=109207.

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Zijpp, Nanne van der. (1959). Verbrugge family. Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. Retrieved 21 August 2017, from http://gameo.org/index.php?title=Verbrugge_family&oldid=109207.




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