Bleikers, Johann (ca. 1655-1741)
Johann Bleikers, of Krefeld, one of the earliest German immigrants to America, who arrived in America 6 October 1683, with his family on the Concord. He was a Quaker, but had previously been a Mennonite.
Hege, Christian and Christian Neff. Mennonitisches Lexikon, 4 vols. Frankfurt & Weierhof: Hege; Karlsruhe; Schneider, 1913-1967: v. I, 234.
Adapted by permission of Herald Press, Harrisonburg, Virginia, and Waterloo, Ontario, from Mennonite Encyclopedia, Vol. 1, p. 360. All rights reserved. For information on ordering the encyclopedia visit the Herald Press website.
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