Creutz (Jihomoravský kraj, Czech Republic)
Creutz (Kreutz) is a village near Göding (Czech: Hodonin) in Moravia, where the last adherents of the Anabaptist Gabriel Ascherham lived. They united with the Hutterian Brethren in 1565 and established a Bruderhof, which was plundered and burned down by soldiers on 12 June 1605.
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