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Möckmühl, a town (1957 population, 2,000; 2005 population, 8,317) in Württemberg, Germany, at the confluence of the Seckach River with the Jagst. Since 1914 there has been a Mennonite congregation here, which had its seat formerly in Rossach near Schöntal (Württemberg); it was joined by members of the Lobenbach congregation when this congregation merged with the one in Heilbronn. The Möckmühl congregation met every two weeks in a rented hall and in 1955 had 23 members with 2 children living in six villages. It was a member of the Verband, the conference of Baden, Württemberg, and Bavaria.

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Hege, Christian and Christian Neff. Mennonitisches Lexikon, 4 vols. Frankfurt & Weierhof: Hege; Karlsruhe; Schneider, 1913-1967: v.  III, 143.

Author(s) Christian Hege
Date Published 1957

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