Corning Mennonite Church (Corning, California, USA)

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Corning Mennonite Church (Mennonite Church), now extinct, was located north of Sacramento, California, the center of a small Mennonite settlement established in 1907. E. Stanley, formerly of Nampa, Idaho, served as deacon and in 1911 was ordained minister. Services were held in an old Methodist church in Corning, the building having been purchased by Stanley. The first family moved away in 1910; others followed so that in several years no members remained there.

Author(s) Melvin Gingerich
Date Published 1953

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Gingerich, Melvin. "Corning Mennonite Church (Corning, California, USA)." Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. 1953. Web. 19 Jan 2022.,_California,_USA)&oldid=79929.

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Gingerich, Melvin. (1953). Corning Mennonite Church (Corning, California, USA). Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. Retrieved 19 January 2022, from,_California,_USA)&oldid=79929.


Adapted by permission of Herald Press, Harrisonburg, Virginia, from Mennonite Encyclopedia, Vol. 1, p. 718. All rights reserved.

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