Winkelman, a Dutch Mennonite family stemming from Mennonites from Flanders, Belgium. Pieter Janse Wynckelman (Winkelman) was from 1625 a deacon of the Flemish congregation at Rotterdam; there were also Winkelmans at Vlissingen, where some of them were deacons in the 19th and 20th centuries. One of them, Henrik Pierre Winkelman (Vlissingen, 1813-1878), an apothecary and for many years the chairman of the local congregation, published a paper on the history of the Vlissingen congregation in Doopsgezinde Bijdragen of 1875. B. J. Winkelman was moderator of the Mennonite Kring (circle), later congregation, of Eindhoven 1928-1942.
|Author(s)||Nanne van der Zijpp|
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van der Zijpp, Nanne. "Winkelman family." Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. 1959. Web. 24 Nov 2017. http://gameo.org/index.php?title=Winkelman_family&oldid=86155.
van der Zijpp, Nanne. (1959). Winkelman family. Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. Retrieved 24 November 2017, from http://gameo.org/index.php?title=Winkelman_family&oldid=86155.
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