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Jürg Hoffser of Obergallbach, Signau district of Switzerland, was an Anabaptist martyr, executed on 28 August 1537 at Bern.

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Braght, Thieleman J. van. The Bloody Theatre or Martyrs' Mirror of the Defenseless Christians Who Baptized Only upon Confession of Faith and Who Suffered and Died for the Testimony of Jesus Their Saviour . . . to the Year A.D. 1660. Scottdale, PA: Herald Press, 1951: 1129, note. Available online at:

Fluri, Adolf. Beiträge zur Geschichte der bernischen Täufer. Bern: G. Grunau, 1912: 14.

Hege, Christian and Christian Neff.  Mennonitisches Lexikon. Frankfurt & Weierhof: Hege; Karlsruhe: Schneider, 1913-1967: v. II, 326.

Date Published 1956

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