Margriet Dregge (d. 1536)
Margriet Dregge, widow of Hendrik Bosbas, an Anabaptist martyr, was sentenced to death on 27 March 1536 at Antwerp, Belgium, because of Anabaptism. She was put into a sack and thrown into the Scheldt River. Her small property was confiscated.
Génard, P. Antwerpsch archievenblad: VII, 392, 426; XIV, 14 f. No. 152.
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