Pieters, Derk (d. 1566 or 1567)
Derk Pieters (d. 1566 or 1567), a Dutch Mennonite who lived at the Melkema farm near Huizinge, province of Groningen, was the ancestor of the well-known and large Mennonite Huizinga family. He was married to Katrine Tomas.
Groningsche volksalmanak (1921): 98, 102, 105.Huizinga, J. Stamboek . . . van Derk Pieters en Katrine Tomas. Groningen, 1883.
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