Neef, Barbara (d. 1643)

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Barbara Neef, an Anabaptist martyr, died in the canton of Zurich, Switzerland, in 1643 after the birth of a child, in consequence of imprisonment in chains.


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: 1121. Available online at:

Date Published 1957

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Adapted by permission of Herald Press, Harrisonburg, Virginia, from Mennonite Encyclopedia, Vol. 3, p. 818. All rights reserved.

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