Busch, Philipp (d. 1530)
Philipp Busch, an Anabaptist from Königsberg in Franconia, Germany, who according to his confession, was baptized by Hans Hut. Since he remained true to his faith at his trial at Frankenhausen, 17 January 1530, he presumably suffered a martyr's death with his companions. He may have been one of the four Anabaptists who were drowned in Frankenhausen in 1530.
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Wappler, Paul. Die Täuferbewegung in Thüringen von 1526-1584. Jena: Gustav Fisher, 1913: 93, 313.
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Neff, Christian. "Busch, Philipp (d. 1530)." Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. 1953. Web. 17 Feb 2018. http://gameo.org/index.php?title=Busch,_Philipp_(d._1530)&oldid=55300.
Neff, Christian. (1953). Busch, Philipp (d. 1530). Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. Retrieved 17 February 2018, from http://gameo.org/index.php?title=Busch,_Philipp_(d._1530)&oldid=55300.
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