Katrijn Witten (d. 1539)

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Katrijn Witten, from Lierichuysen (?), an Anabaptist martyr, was drowned on 17 or 23 January 1539 with three other women at Delft, Dutch province of South Holland, because of rebaptism. Probably she was a follower 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: I, No. 749.

Author(s) Nanne van der Zijpp
Date Published 1957

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Zijpp, Nanne van der. "Katrijn Witten (d. 1539)." Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. 1957. Web. 29 Nov 2020. https://gameo.org/index.php?title=Katrijn_Witten_(d._1539)&oldid=111806.

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Zijpp, Nanne van der. (1957). Katrijn Witten (d. 1539). Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. Retrieved 29 November 2020, from https://gameo.org/index.php?title=Katrijn_Witten_(d._1539)&oldid=111806.


Adapted by permission of Herald Press, Harrisonburg, Virginia, from Mennonite Encyclopedia, Vol. 3, pp. 154. All rights reserved.

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