Vries, Cornelis de (1755-1811)

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Cornelis de Vries (1755-1811), a deacon of the Zaandam-Oost Mennonite congregation, who was at the center of the preparation for the founding of the Algemeene Doopsgezinde Sociëteit  (ADS) in 1811, not only serving as sec­retary of the preparatory committee, but also as the projector of its regulations and rules. He died just after the first meeting of the ADS.

Bibliography

Doopsgezind Jaarboekje (1850): 144.


Author(s) Nanne van der Zijpp
Date Published 1959


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Zijpp, Nanne van der. "Vries, Cornelis de (1755-1811)." Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. 1959. Web. 17 Oct 2017. http://gameo.org/index.php?title=Vries,_Cornelis_de_(1755-1811)&oldid=134128.

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Zijpp, Nanne van der. (1959). Vries, Cornelis de (1755-1811). Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. Retrieved 17 October 2017, from http://gameo.org/index.php?title=Vries,_Cornelis_de_(1755-1811)&oldid=134128.




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