Martin Taelman (d. 1572)
Martin Taelman, an Anabaptist martyr, of whom little is known. He was an old man, born at St- Maria-Horebeke in Flanders, and living in Bruges, where he worked as a ropewalker. He was burned at the stake on 25 March 1572 at Ghent, Belgium.
Verheyden, A. L. E. Het Gentsche Martyrologium (1530-1595). Brugge: De Tempel, 1946: 58, No. 203
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