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Washita Arapaho Mennonite ([[General Conference Mennonite Church (GCM)|General Conference Mennonite]]) Mission Station, [[Oklahoma (USA)|Oklahoma]], located 5 miles west and 2 south of [[Corn (Oklahoma, USA)|Corn]] on the Washita River, was started among Arapaho Indians in July 1889 by J. J. Kliewer. Washita was originally called Shelly. When a large Mennonite settlement originated in this area the Indians gradually moved away. J. J. Kliewer became a minister of the [[Bergthal Mennonite Church (Corn, Oklahoma, USA)|Bergthal Mennonite Church]] which arose here, and the General Conference Mission Board discontinued this station around 1900.
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Washita Arapaho Mennonite ([[General Conference Mennonite Church (GCM)|General Conference Mennonite]]) Mission Station, [[Oklahoma (USA)|Oklahoma]], located 5 miles west and 2 south of [[Corn (Oklahoma, USA)|Corn]] on the Washita River, was started among Arapaho Indians in July 1889 by J. J. Kliewer. Washita was originally called Shelly. When a large Mennonite settlement originated in this area the Indians gradually moved away. J. J. Kliewer became a minister of the [[Bergthal Mennonite Church (Corn, Oklahoma, USA)|Bergthal Mennonite Church]] which arose here, and the General Conference Mission Board discontinued this station around 1900.
 
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= Bibliography =
 
= Bibliography =
Kroeker, Marvin. "Mennonites in the Oklahoma 'Runs.' " <em class="gameo_bibliography">Mennonite Life</em> X (July 1955): 115.
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Kroeker, Marvin. "Mennonites in the Oklahoma 'Runs.' " <em class="gameo_bibliography">Mennonite Life</em> X (July 1955): 115.
  
 
Krehbiel, H. P. The History of the General Conference. Canton, 1898: v. I, 3, 10; v. II, 14.
 
Krehbiel, H. P. The History of the General Conference. Canton, 1898: v. I, 3, 10; v. II, 14.
 
 
 
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Washita Arapaho Mennonite (General Conference Mennonite) Mission Station, Oklahoma, located 5 miles west and 2 south of Corn on the Washita River, was started among Arapaho Indians in July 1889 by J. J. Kliewer. Washita was originally called Shelly. When a large Mennonite settlement originated in this area the Indians gradually moved away. J. J. Kliewer became a minister of the Bergthal Mennonite Church which arose here, and the General Conference Mission Board discontinued this station around 1900.

[edit] Bibliography

Kroeker, Marvin. "Mennonites in the Oklahoma 'Runs.' " Mennonite Life X (July 1955): 115.

Krehbiel, H. P. The History of the General Conference. Canton, 1898: v. I, 3, 10; v. II, 14.


Author(s) Cornelius Krahn
Date Published 1959


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Krahn, Cornelius. "Washita Arapaho Mennonite Mission Station (Corn, Oklahoma, USA)." Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. 1959. Web. 25 Jun 2016. http://gameo.org/index.php?title=Washita_Arapaho_Mennonite_Mission_Station_(Corn,_Oklahoma,_USA)&oldid=78638.

APA style

Krahn, Cornelius. (1959). Washita Arapaho Mennonite Mission Station (Corn, Oklahoma, USA). Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. Retrieved 25 June 2016, from http://gameo.org/index.php?title=Washita_Arapaho_Mennonite_Mission_Station_(Corn,_Oklahoma,_USA)&oldid=78638.




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