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Oldehove, a hamlet in the Dutch province of Groningen, was shortly after 1530 a center of Anabaptist activity. Later on there were a number of Mennonites here, who with Mennonites of some neighboring hamlets formed the congregation of Humsterland, also called the Oldehove congregation. According to tradition there was a small meetinghouse at Oldehove. During the mid-1950s the Mennonites living here belonged to the Noordhorn congregation, a special Mennonite circle of Oldehove-Saaxum-Ezinge having been founded in 1947.


Bibliography

Doopsgezinde Bijdragen (1861): 152.



Author(s) Nanne van der Zijpp
Date Published 1959


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van der Zijpp, Nanne. "Oldehove (Groningen, Netherlands)." Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. 1959. Web. 27 Sep 2016. http://gameo.org/index.php?title=Oldehove_(Groningen,_Netherlands)&oldid=59822.

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van der Zijpp, Nanne. (1959). Oldehove (Groningen, Netherlands). Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. Retrieved 27 September 2016, from http://gameo.org/index.php?title=Oldehove_(Groningen,_Netherlands)&oldid=59822.




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Adapted by permission of Herald Press, Harrisonburg, Virginia, and Kitchener, Ontario, from Mennonite Encyclopedia, Vol. 4, p. 52. All rights reserved.


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