Spiegel, Thomas (d. 1527)
Thomas Spiegel, an Anabaptist martyr, a brother of Kaspar Spiegel, a carpenter by trade, baptized by Hans Hut, made an important confession of his faith in his cross-examination on 19 February-3 March 1527. He was executed at Koburg in April 1527.
Hege, Christian and Christian Neff. Mennonitisches Lexikon, 4 vols. Frankfurt & Weierhof: Hege; Karlsruhe; Schneider, 1913-1967: v. IV.
Wappler, Paul. Die Täuferbewegung in Thüringen von 1526-1584. Jena: Gustav Fisher, 1913: 228-33.
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