Aert Jansz (d. 1538)
Aert Jansz, a Dutch martyr and joiner by trade, of "Osche" (Oss in Brabant?), was decapitated and "the head placed on a stake" at Delft in the Dutch province of South Holland on 7 January 1538, together with ten others, because they had been rebaptized. Probably they were followers of David Joris.
Hoop Scheffer, Jacob Gijsbert de. Inventaris der Archiefstukken berustende bij de Vereenigde Doopsgezinde Gemeente to Amsterdam, 2 vols. Amsterdam: Uitgegeven en ten geschenke aangeboden door den Kerkeraad dier Gemeente, 1883-1884. Available in full electronic text (U.S. only) at http://babel.hathitrust.org/cgi/pt?id=mdp.39015074770424: v. I, No. 749.
Doopsgezinde Bijdragen (1899): 158-160; (1917): 160-167.
|Author(s)||Nanne van der Zijpp|
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Zijpp, Nanne van der. "Aert Jansz (d. 1538)." Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. 1955. Web. 18 Sep 2020. https://gameo.org/index.php?title=Aert_Jansz_(d._1538)&oldid=132149.
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