Jan Davion (d. 1545)
Jan Davion, an Anabaptist martyr, was beheaded at Antwerp, Belgium, in February 1545. He was a merchant at Rijssel (Lille) in France, and an adherent of David Joris. He was arrested at Antwerp in September 1544.
Mellink, Albert F. De Wederdopers in de noordelijke Nederlanden 1531-1544. Groningen: J.B. Wolters, 1954: 413.
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