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Ursula Van Beckum
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Birth: 1516
Wierden
Wierden Municipality
Overijssel, Netherlands
Death: Nov. 13, 1544
Delden
Hof van Twente Municipality
Overijssel, Netherlands

Ursula van Beckum (bef. 1520, Wierdum - 13 November 1544, Delden) and Maria van Beckum (before 1510 Markelo - 13 November 1544, Delden)
were Dutch noblewomen and Anabaptists executed for heresy.

Maria was the sister of Johan III van Beckum, Ursula's husband.

In 1542, the Anabaptists were declared heretics in the Netherlands. They were arrested and sentenced to death by burning.

This story has gained a lot of public attention
 
 
Burial:
Body lost or destroyed
Specifically: Burned At The Stake
 
Created by: Joan Donnelly Ellis
Record added: Dec 28, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 122350515
Ursula Van Beckum
Added by: Joan Donnelly Ellis
 
 
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- Joan Donnelly Ellis
 Added: Dec. 28, 2013
 
 
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