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Creutz (Kreutz) is a village near Göding (Czech: Hodonin) in Moravia, where the last adherents of the Anabaptist Gabriel Ascherham lived. They united with the Hutterian Brethren in 1565 and established a Bruderhof, which was plundered and burned down by soldiers on 12 June 1605.

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Beck, Josef. Die Geschichts-Bücher der Wiedertäufer in Oesterreich-Ungarn. Vienna, 1883: 248, 351.

Hege, Christian and Christian Neff. Mennonitisches Lexikon,  4 v. Frankfurt & Weierhof: Hege; Karlsruhe: Schneider, 1913-1967: v. I, 381.

Author(s) Christian Hege
Date Published 1953

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Hege, Christian. "Creutz (Jihomoravský kraj, Czech Republic)." Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. 1953. Web. 25 Oct 2016.,_Czech_Republic)&oldid=94278.

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Hege, Christian. (1953). Creutz (Jihomoravský kraj, Czech Republic). Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. Retrieved 25 October 2016, from,_Czech_Republic)&oldid=94278.

Adapted by permission of Herald Press, Harrisonburg, Virginia, and Kitchener, Ontario, from Mennonite Encyclopedia, Vol. 1, p. 740. All rights reserved.

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