McCook County (South Dakota, USA)
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McCook County, in southeastern South Dakota, adjoins the two heavily Mennonite populated counties of Turner and Hutchinson. The one Mennonite church (General Conference Mennonite) in the county was located in Bridgewater. This town with population of less than 1,000 in 1956 was an important trading center for Mennonites and had a number of business establishments operated by them. The total Mennonite population of the county was approximately 300 in 1956, of whom less than 100 lived in Bridgewater.
Adapted by permission of Herald Press, Harrisonburg, Virginia, and Waterloo, Ontario, from Mennonite Encyclopedia, Vol. 3, p. 430. All rights reserved. For information on ordering the encyclopedia visit the Herald Press website.
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MLA style: Unruh, J. D. "McCook County (South Dakota, USA)." Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. 1957. Web. 18 May 2013. http://www.gameo.org/encyclopedia/contents/M38527.html.
APA style: Unruh, J. D. (1957). McCook County (South Dakota, USA). Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. Retrieved 18 May 2013, from http://www.gameo.org/encyclopedia/contents/M38527.html.