Bruinvis, Cornelis (1736-1810)

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Cornelis Bruinvis, born 30 May 1736, died 6 March 1810 was a deacon in the Frisian church at Alkmaar. He wrote historical sketches, which were published in the Doopsgezinde Bijdragen 1880, p. 48 ff.; 1882, 83 ff.; 1883, 30ff., and offered valuable insight into the church life of this Dutch Mennonite congregation.


Doopsgezinde Bijdragen (1880): 48-65; (1882): 83-101; (1891): 8, 16.

Hege, Christian and Christian Neff. Mennonitisches Lexikon, 4 vols. Frankfurt & Weierhof: Hege; Karlsruhe; Schneider, 1913-1967: v. I, 287.

Author(s) Christian Neff
Date Published 1953

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Neff, Christian. (1953). Bruinvis, Cornelis (1736-1810). Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. Retrieved 16 July 2018, from,_Cornelis_(1736-1810)&oldid=144024.


Adapted by permission of Herald Press, Harrisonburg, Virginia, from Mennonite Encyclopedia, Vol. 1, p. 451. All rights reserved.

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