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Jan Terwey, b. 11 October 1883 at Amsterdam, who in 1903 was the first Mennonite after many decades to refuse to serve in the army, military service having become compulsory in the Netherlands in 1898. This refusal, then a novelty among the Dutch Mennonites, caused some sensation in the brotherhood. Terwey, who was a painter and etcher, and beautifully illustrated a book for children by Cor Bruyn, shortly after 1920 immigrated to [[Switzerland|Switzerland]].
 
Jan Terwey, b. 11 October 1883 at Amsterdam, who in 1903 was the first Mennonite after many decades to refuse to serve in the army, military service having become compulsory in the Netherlands in 1898. This refusal, then a novelty among the Dutch Mennonites, caused some sensation in the brotherhood. Terwey, who was a painter and etcher, and beautifully illustrated a book for children by Cor Bruyn, shortly after 1920 immigrated to [[Switzerland|Switzerland]].
 
 
 
= Bibliography =
 
= Bibliography =
<em>Doopsgezinde Bijdragen</em> (1904): 233.
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<em>Doopsgezinde Bijdragen</em> (1904): 233.
  
 
Gleysteen, Jan. Amsterdam (information).
 
Gleysteen, Jan. Amsterdam (information).
  
 
Houkes, Jannes. "Jan Pieter Terwey." Accessed 21 Jan. 2007 &lt;[http://www.iisg.nl/bwsa/bios/terwey.html http://www.iisg.nl/bwsa/bios/terwey.html]&gt;.
 
Houkes, Jannes. "Jan Pieter Terwey." Accessed 21 Jan. 2007 &lt;[http://www.iisg.nl/bwsa/bios/terwey.html http://www.iisg.nl/bwsa/bios/terwey.html]&gt;.
 
 
 
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Jan Terwey, b. 11 October 1883 at Amsterdam, who in 1903 was the first Mennonite after many decades to refuse to serve in the army, military service having become compulsory in the Netherlands in 1898. This refusal, then a novelty among the Dutch Mennonites, caused some sensation in the brotherhood. Terwey, who was a painter and etcher, and beautifully illustrated a book for children by Cor Bruyn, shortly after 1920 immigrated to Switzerland.

Bibliography

Doopsgezinde Bijdragen (1904): 233.

Gleysteen, Jan. Amsterdam (information).

Houkes, Jannes. "Jan Pieter Terwey." Accessed 21 Jan. 2007 <http://www.iisg.nl/bwsa/bios/terwey.html>.


Author(s) Nanne van der Zijpp
Date Published 1959


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van der Zijpp, Nanne. "Terwey, Jan (1883-1965)." Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. 1959. Web. 24 Sep 2017. http://gameo.org/index.php?title=Terwey,_Jan_(1883-1965)&oldid=78077.

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van der Zijpp, Nanne. (1959). Terwey, Jan (1883-1965). Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. Retrieved 24 September 2017, from http://gameo.org/index.php?title=Terwey,_Jan_(1883-1965)&oldid=78077.




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