Tucher, Jörg (16th century)
Jörg Tucher, an Anabaptist from Wissemburg(?), was arrested at Strasbourg together with Jakob Gross, Matthis (Matthias) Hiller, Wilhelm Echsel, and Jörg Ziegler. They were among the first Anabaptists in Strasbourg; in August or September 1526 they were probably all banished from the town.
Hulshof, Abr. Geschiedenis van de Doopsgezinden te Straatsburg. Amsterdam, 1905: 18-23.
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