Zuidland (Zuid-Holland, Netherlands)

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Zuidland, a hamlet on the island of Putten, Dutch province of South Holland, where there was a small Flemish Mennonite church, which in the 17th century was more or less united with the Geervliet and Spijkenisse congregation. It died out before 1700. It is uncertain when this congregation was founded; it may have existed in the middle of the 16th century. Jan Jansz Brant, of Zuidland, a Mennonite martyr, was executed at Geervliet in 1559.


Cate, Steven Blaupot ten. Geschiedenis der Doopsgezinden in Holland, Zeeland, Utrecht en Gelderland, 2 vols. Amsterdam: P. N. van Kampen, 1847: v. II, 43.

Author(s) Nanne van der Zijpp
Date Published 1959

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Zijpp, Nanne van der. "Zuidland (Zuid-Holland, Netherlands)." Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. 1959. Web. 18 Sep 2018. http://gameo.org/index.php?title=Zuidland_(Zuid-Holland,_Netherlands)&oldid=126523.

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Zijpp, Nanne van der. (1959). Zuidland (Zuid-Holland, Netherlands). Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. Retrieved 18 September 2018, from http://gameo.org/index.php?title=Zuidland_(Zuid-Holland,_Netherlands)&oldid=126523.


Adapted by permission of Herald Press, Harrisonburg, Virginia, from Mennonite Encyclopedia, Vol. 4, p. 1041. All rights reserved.

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