Taconis, a Mennonite family at Joure in Friesland, Netherlands, who had a noted nursery in the 19th century. Inne Taconis (b. 1815 at Joure, d. 1865 at Nieuwe Niedorp) was pastor of the Nieuwe and Oude Niedorp Mennonite congregation 1841-65. His wife was Aagtje Ris. Their son Klaas Ris Taconis (b. 1844 at Nieuwe Niedorp, d. 1878 at Joure) was pastor of the Noordeind van Graft congregation 1872-1875. In 1875 he retired because of bad health.
Adapted by permission of Herald Press, Harrisonburg, Virginia, and Waterloo, Ontario, from Mennonite Encyclopedia, Vol. 4, p. 681. All rights reserved. For information on ordering the encyclopedia visit the Herald Press website.
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