Stahlville Hutterite Colony (Rockyford, Alberta, Canada)

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Stahlville Hutterian Bruderhof, near Rockyford, Alberta, was founded in 1918 by the brotherhood of Lewistown, Montana. Their preachers in 1947 were Johann Stahl, chosen in Montana in 1917 and confirmed in Canada in 1924, David Waldner, chosen in 1933 and confirmed in 1938, and Elias Stahl, chosen in 1944. In 1950 this Bruderhof, belonging to the Dariusleut, numbered 75 baptized members.

Daughter colonies of the Stahlville Hutterite Colony include: Red Willow Hutterite Colony (Stettler, Alberta, Canada); Huxley Hutterite Colony (Huxley, Alberta, Canada); Erskine Hutterite Colony (Erskine, Alberta, Canada); and Wheatland Hutterite Colony (Tudor, Alberta, Canada).

In 2017 the Stahlville Hutterite Colony was a Dariusleut colony.

Additional Information

Location

Rockyford, Alberta (coordinates: 51.306111, -113.270278 [51° 18' 22" N, 113° 16' 13" W])

Address

Box 249, Rockyford, AB T0J 2R0

Phone

403-533-2476

Managers and Ministers

Manager Minister Years
Elias D. Waldner Martin Waldner 2006
Elias D. Waldner Martin Waldner 2010
Paul Waldner Martin Waldner 2015
Paul Waldner Martin Waldner 2018


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


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Decker, David and Bert Friesen. "Stahlville Hutterite Colony (Rockyford, Alberta, Canada)." Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. February 2018. Web. 21 Feb 2018. http://gameo.org/index.php?title=Stahlville_Hutterite_Colony_(Rockyford,_Alberta,_Canada)&oldid=156567.

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Decker, David and Bert Friesen. (February 2018). Stahlville Hutterite Colony (Rockyford, Alberta, Canada). Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. Retrieved 21 February 2018, from http://gameo.org/index.php?title=Stahlville_Hutterite_Colony_(Rockyford,_Alberta,_Canada)&oldid=156567.




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Adapted by permission of Herald Press, Harrisonburg, Virginia, from Mennonite Encyclopedia, Vol. 4, p. 609. All rights reserved.


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