Miami Hutterite Colony (New Dayton, Alberta, Canada)

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Miami Hutterite Bruderhof, located near New Dayton, Alberta, was founded in 1923. George Waldner, who was chosen to the ministry in 1906, left the Milford Bruderhof to found this Bruderhof. P. Hofer was chosen as minister in 1927. In 1957 the Bruderhof had a population of 120, with 17 families and 43 members.

Daughter colonies of the Miami Hutterite Colony include: New Miami Hutterite Colony (Conrad, Montana, USA); Glidden Hutterite Colony (Glidden, Saskatchewan, Canada); Midland Hutterite Colony (Taber, Alberta, Canada); and Kingsland Hutterite Colony (New Dayton, Alberta, Canada).

In 2017 the Miami Hutterite Colony was a Lehrerleut colony.

Additional Information

Location

New Dayton, Alberta (coordinates: 49.3625, -112.429444 [49° 21' 45" N, 112° 25' 46" W])

Address

Box 58, New Dayton, AB T0K 1P0

Switchboard Phone

403-733-2241

Managers and Ministers

Manager Minister Years
Paul J. Kleinsasser David Hofer 2006
Willy Hofer David Hofer 2010
Willy Hofer David Hofer 2015
Willy Hofer Amos Kleinsasser 2017
Willy Hofer Amos Kleinsasser 2018


Author(s) David Decker
Bert Friesen
Date Published March 2018


Cite This Article

MLA style

Decker, David and Bert Friesen. "Miami Hutterite Colony (New Dayton, Alberta, Canada)." Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. March 2018. Web. 21 May 2018. http://gameo.org/index.php?title=Miami_Hutterite_Colony_(New_Dayton,_Alberta,_Canada)&oldid=157075.

APA style

Decker, David and Bert Friesen. (March 2018). Miami Hutterite Colony (New Dayton, Alberta, Canada). Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. Retrieved 21 May 2018, from http://gameo.org/index.php?title=Miami_Hutterite_Colony_(New_Dayton,_Alberta,_Canada)&oldid=157075.




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Adapted by permission of Herald Press, Harrisonburg, Virginia, from Mennonite Encyclopedia, Vol. 3, p. 666. All rights reserved.


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