Chariton County (Missouri, USA)

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Chariton County, Missouri U.S. Census TIGER/Line map

Chariton County, Missouri was the location of a Mennonite (Mennonite Church) settlement north of Brunswick, now extinct, to which Mennonites first moved in 1869. When J. S. Coffman held meetings there in 1890 he reported a membership of five, which included the families of J. L. Kreider and Fred Brunk. Earlier Beachtels and Overholts had lived in the community.


Herald of Truth (March 1870)

Author(s) Melvin Gingerich
Date Published 1953

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Gingerich, Melvin. "Chariton County (Missouri, USA)." Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. 1953. Web. 27 May 2020.,_USA)&oldid=91378.

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Gingerich, Melvin. (1953). Chariton County (Missouri, USA). Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. Retrieved 27 May 2020, from,_USA)&oldid=91378.


Adapted by permission of Herald Press, Harrisonburg, Virginia, from Mennonite Encyclopedia, Vol. 1, pp. 548-549. All rights reserved.

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