Menno Township (Mifflin County, Pennsylvania, USA)

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Menno Township, Mifflin County, Pennyslvania, was named after Menno Simons by action of the court in 1837 because of the large number of Mennonite settlers in that vicinity. The township is six-and-a-half miles (10 km) long, extends from the summit of Jack's Mountain to the summit of Stone Mountain, and is bordered by Huntingdon County on the west and Union Township on the east.

See Mifflin County


Author(s) John A Hostetler
Date Published 1957


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Hostetler, John A. "Menno Township (Mifflin County, Pennsylvania, USA)." Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. 1957. Web. 20 Oct 2017. http://gameo.org/index.php?title=Menno_Township_(Mifflin_County,_Pennsylvania,_USA)&oldid=89641.

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Hostetler, John A. (1957). Menno Township (Mifflin County, Pennsylvania, USA). Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. Retrieved 20 October 2017, from http://gameo.org/index.php?title=Menno_Township_(Mifflin_County,_Pennsylvania,_USA)&oldid=89641.




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Adapted by permission of Herald Press, Harrisonburg, Virginia, from Mennonite Encyclopedia, Vol. 3, p. 585. All rights reserved.


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