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1. Johann Heinrich (1583–1644). Son of 3; b. Emden, Friesland; educ. Groningen and Herborn; took part in 1618–19 syn. of Dordrecht*; orthodox Calvinist. Collaborated on Dutch Bible version; other works include Theologia historica, pub. posthumously.

2. Jakob (1618–79). syn. of 1; b. Heidelberg, Ger.; prof. Groningen 1667; espoused exegesis based on language study.

3. Menso (1541–1612). Father of 1; Ref. pastor; b. Eelde, near Groningen, Neth.; educ. Cologne and Heidelberg; preacher in the Neth.; fled to the Palatinate 1567; preacher there and in Heidelberg; preacher Emden 1575.

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