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Frensburg (Elsassfrensburg), about 12 miles (20 km) from Wissembourg in [[Alsace (France)|Alsace]], was formerly the seat of a Mennonite congregation of Swiss descent. About 1760 Christian Naftziger was the elder, and Peter Güngerich and Michael Schantz preachers. After the death of Naftziger (about 1782) Michael Schantz became elder, who was still serving in 1802.
 
Frensburg (Elsassfrensburg), about 12 miles (20 km) from Wissembourg in [[Alsace (France)|Alsace]], was formerly the seat of a Mennonite congregation of Swiss descent. About 1760 Christian Naftziger was the elder, and Peter Güngerich and Michael Schantz preachers. After the death of Naftziger (about 1782) Michael Schantz became elder, who was still serving in 1802.
 
 
 
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Frensburg (Elsassfrensburg), about 12 miles (20 km) from Wissembourg in Alsace, was formerly the seat of a Mennonite congregation of Swiss descent. About 1760 Christian Naftziger was the elder, and Peter Güngerich and Michael Schantz preachers. After the death of Naftziger (about 1782) Michael Schantz became elder, who was still serving in 1802.


Author(s) Nanne van der Zijpp
Date Published 1956


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van der Zijpp, Nanne. "Frensburg (Alsace, France)." Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. 1956. Web. 20 Nov 2017. http://gameo.org/index.php?title=Frensburg_(Alsace,_France)&oldid=81008.

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van der Zijpp, Nanne. (1956). Frensburg (Alsace, France). Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. Retrieved 20 November 2017, from http://gameo.org/index.php?title=Frensburg_(Alsace,_France)&oldid=81008.




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Adapted by permission of Herald Press, Harrisonburg, Virginia, from Mennonite Encyclopedia, Vol. 2, p. 394. All rights reserved.


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