Theunis, Jacob (17th century)

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Jacob Theunis (Teunsen) was an elder of the Janjacobsgezinden in the Netherlands. He was ordained at Hoorn on 20 September 1603, by Jan Jacobsz himself. Theunis, who was active until 1618, doing much traveling, baptized 700 persons. He also stayed in Prussia, where he baptized a few persons.

Bibliography

Cate, Steven Blaupot ten. Geschiedenis der Doopsgezinden in Friesland. Leeuwarden: W. Eekhoff, 1839: 164.

Doopsgezinde Bijdragen (1889): 4.


Author(s) Nanne van der Zijpp
Date Published 1959


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Zijpp, Nanne van der. "Theunis, Jacob (17th century)." Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. 1959. Web. 28 Jan 2020. https://gameo.org/index.php?title=Theunis,_Jacob_(17th_century)&oldid=110062.

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Zijpp, Nanne van der. (1959). Theunis, Jacob (17th century). Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. Retrieved 28 January 2020, from https://gameo.org/index.php?title=Theunis,_Jacob_(17th_century)&oldid=110062.




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Adapted by permission of Herald Press, Harrisonburg, Virginia, from Mennonite Encyclopedia, Vol. 4, p. 709. All rights reserved.


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