Boomkamp, Cornelis Jansz (d. 1739)

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Cornelis Jansz Boomkamp was chosen preacher of the Frisian Mennonite congregation at Alkmaar, Dutch province of North Holland, 19 April 1699 and died there 14 January 1739. By trade he was a house painter. He published Christus de Messias (Alkmaar, 1741).


Catalogus der werken over de Doopsgezinden en hunne geschiedenis aanwezig in de bibliotheek der Vereenigde Doopsgezinde Gemeente to Amsterdam. Amsterdam: J. H. de Bussy, 1919: 244.

Doopsgezinde Bijdragen (1891): 10.

Hege, Christian and Christian Neff. Mennonitisches Lexikon, 4 vols. Frankfurt & Weierhof: Hege; Karlsruhe; Schneider, 1913-1967: v. I, 245.

Author(s) Jacob Loosjes
Date Published 1953

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