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Orloff (Ohrloff), a common Mennonite village name which originated in Prussia and was transplanted to the [[Molotschna Mennonite Settlement (Zaporizhia Oblast, Ukraine)|Molotschna]]and [[Zagradovka Mennonite Settlement (Kherson Oblast, Ukraine)|Zagradovka]] settlements, [[Ukraine|Ukraine]]; [[Alexandertal Mennonite Settlement (Samara Oblast, Russia)|Alexandertal]] and [[Am Trakt Mennonite Settlement (Samara Oblast, Russia)|Am Trakt]] settlements, Samara; [[Barnaul Mennonite Settlement (Siberia, Russia)|Barnaul]] and [[Omsk Mennonite Settlement (Siberia, Russia)|Omsk, Siberia]]; and [[Fernheim Colony (Boquerón Department, Paraguay)|Fernheim,]][[Chaco (South America)|Chaco]][[Fernheim Colony (Boquerón Department, Paraguay)|, Paraguay]]. It is likely that the Russian Mennonite village names Orlovka and [[Orlovo (Memrik Settlement, South Russia)|Orlovo (Memrik)]] are related to the German Orloff.
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Orloff (Ohrloff), a common Mennonite village name which originated in Prussia and was transplanted to the [[Molotschna Mennonite Settlement (Zaporizhia Oblast, Ukraine)|Molotschna ]]and [[Zagradovka Mennonite Settlement (Kherson Oblast, Ukraine)|Zagradovka]] settlements, [[Ukraine|Ukraine]]; [[Alexandertal Mennonite Settlement (Samara Oblast, Russia)|Alexandertal]] and [[Am Trakt Mennonite Settlement (Samara Oblast, Russia)|Am Trakt]] settlements, Samara; [[Barnaul Mennonite Settlement (Siberia, Russia)|Barnaul]] and [[Omsk Mennonite Settlement (Siberia, Russia)|Omsk, Siberia]]; and [[Fernheim Colony (Boquerón Department, Paraguay)|Fernheim, ]][[Chaco (South America)|Chaco]][[Fernheim Colony (Boquerón Department, Paraguay)|, Paraguay]]. It is likely that the Russian Mennonite village names Orlovka and [[Orlovo (Memrik Settlement, South Russia)|Orlovo (Memrik)]] are related to the German Orloff.
 
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Orloff (Ohrloff), a common Mennonite village name which originated in Prussia and was transplanted to the Molotschna and Zagradovka settlements, Ukraine; Alexandertal and Am Trakt settlements, Samara; Barnaul and Omsk, Siberia; and Fernheim, Chaco, Paraguay. It is likely that the Russian Mennonite village names Orlovka and Orlovo (Memrik) are related to the German Orloff.


Author(s) Cornelius Krahn
Date Published 1959


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Krahn, Cornelius. "Orloff (Ohrloff)." Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. 1959. Web. 3 Sep 2014. http://gameo.org/index.php?title=Orloff_(Ohrloff)&oldid=93208.

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Krahn, Cornelius. (1959). Orloff (Ohrloff). Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. Retrieved 3 September 2014, from http://gameo.org/index.php?title=Orloff_(Ohrloff)&oldid=93208.




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Adapted by permission of Herald Press, Harrisonburg, Virginia, and Waterloo, Ontario, from Mennonite Encyclopedia, Vol. 4, p. 84. All rights reserved. For information on ordering the encyclopedia visit the Herald Press website.


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