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Kenau Simonsdochter Hasselaer (15261588) was a wood merchant of Haarlem, Netherlands She was the daughter of Simon Hasselaer and Grietje Koen. When the city was besieged by the Spanish, she led a company of women in defence of the city, becoming famous for bravery. Around the date the city surrendered, she was able to flee.

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Kenau Simonsdochter Hasselaer (15261588) was a wood merchant of Haarlem, Netherlands She was the daughter of Simon Hasselaer and Grietje Koen. When the city was besieged by the Spanish, she led a company of women in defence of the city, becoming famous for bravery. Around the date the city surrendered, she was able to flee. More...

 
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