Premonstratensian monk. Canon of the Premonstratensian monastery in Dokkum, Friesland (in the modern Netherlands. Chosen 4th abbot of the house. Friend of and correspondent with King Louis IX of France. Championed and preached support and participation in the Crusades in Friesland. Died while attending the Premonstratensian general chapter.
- “Blessed Gerbrand of Dokkum“. CatholicSaints.Info. 5 September 2016. Web. 27 February 2017. <>