Bergthold, a Palatine Mennonite family name, transplanted to West Prussia by Jakob Bergthold, who moved there from Galicia in 1799. Descendants also emigrated to Russia and America. Twenty persons of this name were living in West Prussia in 1935.
Adapted by permission of Herald Press, Harrisonburg, Virginia, and Waterloo, Ontario, from Mennonite Encyclopedia, Vol. 1, p. 282. All rights reserved. For information on ordering the encyclopedia visit the Herald Press website.
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