Untere Mennoniten, a name formerly given to a group of Mennonites in Switzerland, Alsace, and the Palatinate who were followers of Hans Reist, while the Amish were sometimes called "Obere Mennoniten." The name was used here and there in Alsace until the middle of the 19th century.
Doopsgezinde Bijdragen (1868): 11 ff.
Adapted by permission of Herald Press, Harrisonburg, Virginia, and Waterloo, Ontario, from Mennonite Encyclopedia, Vol. 4, p. 787. All rights reserved. For information on ordering the encyclopedia visit the Herald Press website.
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