Hans van Straten (16th century)

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Hans (Jan) van Straten was an Anabaptist who lived in England and was arrested in London in 1575 with some other Anabaptists, two of whom were put to death; viz., Hendrik Terwoort and Jan Pietersz. Hans after a long and severe imprisonment was set free.


Braght, Thieleman J. van. Het Bloedigh Tooneel of Martelaers Spiegel der Doopsgesinde of Weereloose Christenen, Die om 't getuygenis van Jesus haren Salighmaker geleden hebben ende gedood zijn van Christi tijd of tot desen tijd toe. Den Tweeden Druk. Amsterdam: Hieronymus Sweerts, 1685: II, 694-712.

Braght, Thieleman J. van. The Bloody Theatre or Martyrs' Mirror of the Defenseless Christians Who Baptized Only upon Confession of Faith and Who Suffered and Died for the Testimony of Jesus Their Saviour . . . to the Year A.D. 1660. Scottdale, PA: Herald Press, 1951: 1009. Available online at: http://www.homecomers.org/mirror/index.htm.

Author(s) Nanne van der Zijpp
Date Published 1956

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Zijpp, Nanne van der. "Hans van Straten (16th century)." Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. 1956. Web. 7 Jul 2022. https://gameo.org/index.php?title=Hans_van_Straten_(16th_century)&oldid=129348.

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Zijpp, Nanne van der. (1956). Hans van Straten (16th century). Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. Retrieved 7 July 2022, from https://gameo.org/index.php?title=Hans_van_Straten_(16th_century)&oldid=129348.


Adapted by permission of Herald Press, Harrisonburg, Virginia, from Mennonite Encyclopedia, Vol. 2, p. 652. All rights reserved.

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