Hutterville Hutterite Colony (Magrath, Alberta, Canada)

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Hutterville, a Hutterian Bruderhof near Magrath, Alberta, was a relocation of the Rockport Hutterite Colony (South Dakota) in 1932. Their preachers were Johann Waldner and Michael Hofer. In 1947 the Bruderhof numbered 147 souls with 70 baptized members.

Daughter colonies of the Hutterville Hutterite Colony include: Rosedale Hutterite Colony (Etzikom, Alberta, Canada); Castor Hutterite Colony (Coronation, Alberta, Canada); and Deerfield Hutterite Colony (Magrath, Alberta, Canada).

In 2017 the Hutterville Hutterite Colony was a Lehrerleut colony.

Additional Information


Location: Magrath, Alberta (coordinates: 49.350556, -112.766667  [49° 21' 02" N, 112° 46' 00" W])


Box 70, Magrath, AB T0K 1J0

Switchboard Phone


Managers and Ministers

Manager Minister Years
Dave Waldner Jacob Wipf 2006
Peter Waldner Jacob Wipf 2010
Peter Waldner Jacob Wipf 2015
Peter Waldner Mike Wurz 2017
Peter Waldner Mike Wurz 2018

Author(s) David Decker
Bert Friesen
Date Published March 2018

Cite This Article

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Decker, David and Bert Friesen. "Hutterville Hutterite Colony (Magrath, Alberta, Canada)." Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. March 2018. Web. 17 Jan 2019.,_Alberta,_Canada)&oldid=157024.

APA style

Decker, David and Bert Friesen. (March 2018). Hutterville Hutterite Colony (Magrath, Alberta, Canada). Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. Retrieved 17 January 2019, from,_Alberta,_Canada)&oldid=157024.


Adapted by permission of Herald Press, Harrisonburg, Virginia, from Mennonite Encyclopedia, Vol. 2, p. 868. All rights reserved.

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