Antrim County (Michigan, USA)

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Antrim County (Michigan) Mennonite settlement, now extinct, was begun in 1880 at Mancelona. It was first listed in the 1896 Mennonite Meeting Calendar. Meetings were held every two weeks simultaneously in the Cheatonia and the Wetzell schools, and every two weeks alternately in the Baer and Garber homes. 15 June 1895, the Herald of Truth reported communion services at Wetzell’s, "where a large congregation was present." The 1899 Calendar no longer listed services for Antrim County.

Author(s) Melvin Gingerich
Date Published 1959

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Gingerich, Melvin. "Antrim County (Michigan, USA)." Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. 1959. Web. 20 Oct 2017.,_USA)&oldid=94048.

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Gingerich, Melvin. (1959). Antrim County (Michigan, USA). Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. Retrieved 20 October 2017, from,_USA)&oldid=94048.


Adapted by permission of Herald Press, Harrisonburg, Virginia, from Mennonite Encyclopedia, Vol. 4, p. 1060. All rights reserved.

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