San Jorge Colony (Campeche, Mexico)

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San Jorge (also known as Rio Verde) was a Mennonite colony founded in 2014 in the state of Campeche in Mexico. The colony comprised of a land area of 1,100 hectares. The colonists came primarily from Santa Clara (Mexico), Las Pestañas (Mexico), and Cerro Blanco (Mexico).

Bibliography

Le Polain de Waroux, Yann, Janice Neumann, Anna O’Driscoll and Kerstin Schreiber. “Pious pioneers: the expansion of Mennonite colonies in Latin America.” Journal of Land Use Science 16, no. 1 (2021): 1-17.


Author(s) Samuel Boucher
Date Published June 2023

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Boucher, Samuel. "San Jorge Colony (Campeche, Mexico)." Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. June 2023. Web. 25 Jul 2024. https://gameo.org/index.php?title=San_Jorge_Colony_(Campeche,_Mexico)&oldid=176169.

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Boucher, Samuel. (June 2023). San Jorge Colony (Campeche, Mexico). Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. Retrieved 25 July 2024, from https://gameo.org/index.php?title=San_Jorge_Colony_(Campeche,_Mexico)&oldid=176169.




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