Verhuisdenbureau, an office of the Dutch Mennonites which registers the moves of the Mennonites in order to induce Mennonites moving to a new community to join the congregation in their new residence. The office was started in 1935 and managed by H. C. Barthel 1935-36, G. A. Menalda 1937-42, G. Fopma 1942-51, and F. H. Pasma since 1 January 1952.
Adapted by permission of Herald Press, Harrisonburg, Virginia, and Waterloo, Ontario, from Mennonite Encyclopedia, Vol. 4, p. 814. All rights reserved. For information on ordering the encyclopedia visit the Herald Press website.
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