Ancken, Peter (d. 1543)
Peter Ancken, of the Siebetal in the canton of Bern, Switzerland, was a martyr who is mentioned only in the Märtyrerspiegel (Ephrata, 1748) list, page 138, as having been executed in Bern on 17 September 1543.
Hege, Christian and Christian Neff. Mennonitisches Lexikon, 4 vols. Frankfurt & Weierhof: Hege; Karlsruhe; Schneider, 1913-1967: v. I, 70.
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