Lynken Ghysseleers (d. 1573)
Lynken (Lijnken) Ghysseleers (or Ghyssels), a native of 's-Hertogenbosch, Dutch province of North Brabant, wife of the martyr Jacques Verhulten, an Anabaptist martyr, was burned at the stake on 21 February 1573 at Antwerp, Belgium, together with Willem Huyberts and Lysken Pennaerts. She was charged with the crime of having been rebaptized.
Génard, P. Antwerpsch archievenblad XIII, 107 f., 175; XIV, 90 f., No. 1014.
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