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Nordhorn is an industrial city (pop. 50,000 in 2005) in northwestern Germany, near the Dutch border, where in the mid-20th century there were a number of Mennonites, mostly engaged in textile industries, e.g., the Stroink family. About 1880 services were occasionally held in a private house, but the plan to found a congregation was never carried out. The Mennonites of Nordhorn joined the Gronau congregation.


Author(s) Nanne van der Zijpp
Date Published 1957


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Zijpp, Nanne van der. "Nordhorn (Niedersachsen, Germany)." Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. 1957. Web. 30 Jul 2014. http://gameo.org/index.php?title=Nordhorn_(Niedersachsen,_Germany)&oldid=108966.

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Zijpp, Nanne van der. (1957). Nordhorn (Niedersachsen, Germany). Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. Retrieved 30 July 2014, from http://gameo.org/index.php?title=Nordhorn_(Niedersachsen,_Germany)&oldid=108966.




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