Aberdeen (Idaho, USA)

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Aberdeen, a city (population 1,500 in 1950; 1,994 in 2010), situated in southeastern Idaho, Bingham County, not far from the west shore of the American Falls Reservoir Lake. In the 1950s approximately 261 Mennonite church members lived within shopping distance of Aberdeen. All belong to the First Mennonite Church congregation, the only one in the area, organized in June 1907. Of these, 43 per cent lived in the town. Mennonites have lived in this area since 1906.


Hege, Christian and Christian Neff. Mennonitisches Lexikon, 4 vols. Frankfurt & Weierhof: Hege; Karlsruhe: Schneider, 1913-1967: v. I, 10.


Map:Aberdeen (Idaho)

Author(s) Henry C Wiebe
Date Published 1953

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Wiebe, Henry C. "Aberdeen (Idaho, USA)." Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. 1953. Web. 22 May 2024. https://gameo.org/index.php?title=Aberdeen_(Idaho,_USA)&oldid=144676.

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Wiebe, Henry C. (1953). Aberdeen (Idaho, USA). Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. Retrieved 22 May 2024, from https://gameo.org/index.php?title=Aberdeen_(Idaho,_USA)&oldid=144676.


Adapted by permission of Herald Press, Harrisonburg, Virginia, from Mennonite Encyclopedia, Vol. 1, p. 7. All rights reserved.

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