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Het lange dubbelleven van de redger en oorlogscommissaris Tonnis Gerrits (1522-1605)

Schansker, G. & Paping, R., 5-Jun-2020, In : Gruoninga. 59 (2014), p. 150-172 23 p.

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The life of the Groningen (Grootegast) judge and freehold farmer Tonnis Gerrits during the first half of the 80-year war is depicted in this article, Next to his personal life (including two marriages and a possible bigamous relation), information is given about his family background (with a prioress as a niece) and his ten children. Most ofl his off-spring moved downward socially, with one son even accidentally killing another one. As an exception, however, one greatgranddaughter married an important noblemen.
Original languageDutch
Pages (from-to)150-172
Number of pages23
JournalGruoninga
Volume59 (2014)
Publication statusPublished - 5-Jun-2020

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