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Source: [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Main_Page Wikipedia] '']]    Thorn (also known as Thorun, Thorunium, civitas Thorunensis, or civitas Torunensis, Tarnowo, Torun, Turon, Turun, Toron, and Thoron; now called Toruń; coordinates: 53.033333, 18.616667 [<span class="plainlinksneverexpand"></span><span class="geo-default"><span class="geo-dms" title="Maps, aerial photos, and other data for 53°2′N 18°37′E"><span class="latitude">53° 2′ N</span> <span class="longitude">18° 37′ E]; population in </span></span></span>1875, 18,631, in 1910, 46,227, in 2009, 205,934), a city in Poland situated on the Vistula, where Mennonites lived in 1586. The members may have joined the [[Obernessau (Kuyavian-Pomeranian Voivodeship, Poland)|Obernessau]] (also called [[Nieszawka (Kuyavian-Pomeranian Voivodeship, Poland)|Nieschewski]]) congregation. In 1678 the magistrates of Thorn issued a mandate forbidding the citizens to shelter [[Arians|Arians]], [[Anabaptism|Anabaptists]], and Mennonites.
 
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'']]    Thorn (also known as Thorun, Thorunium, civitas Thorunensis, or civitas Torunensis, Tarnowo, Torun, Turon, Turun, Toron, and Thoron; now called Toruń; coordinates: 53.033333, 18.616667 [<span class="plainlinksneverexpand"></span><span class="geo-default"><span class="geo-dms" title="Maps, aerial photos, and other data for 53°2′N 18°37′E"><span class="latitude">53° 2′ N</span> <span class="longitude">18° 37′ E]; population in </span></span></span>1875, 18,631, in 1910, 46,227, in 2009, 205,934), a city in Poland situated on the Vistula, where Mennonites lived in 1586. The members may have joined the [[Obernessau (Kuyavian-Pomeranian Voivodeship, Poland)|Obernessau]] (also called [[Nieszawka (Kuyavian-Pomeranian Voivodeship, Poland)|Nieschewski]]) congregation. In 1678 the magistrates of Thorn issued a mandate forbidding the citizens to shelter [[Arians|Arians]], [[Anabaptism|Anabaptists]], and Mennonites.
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= Bibliography =
 
= Bibliography =
 
Szper, Felicia. Nederl. <em>Nederzettinqen in West-Pruisen</em> . . . . Enkhuizen, 1913: 152, 202 ff.
 
Szper, Felicia. Nederl. <em>Nederzettinqen in West-Pruisen</em> . . . . Enkhuizen, 1913: 152, 202 ff.

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Thorn (now Toruń, Poland) Source: Wikipedia
Thorn (also known as Thorun, Thorunium, civitas Thorunensis, or civitas Torunensis, Tarnowo, Torun, Turon, Turun, Toron, and Thoron; now called Toruń; coordinates: 53.033333, 18.616667 [53° 2′ N 18° 37′ E]; population in 1875, 18,631, in 1910, 46,227, in 2009, 205,934), a city in Poland situated on the Vistula, where Mennonites lived in 1586. The members may have joined the Obernessau (also called Nieschewski) congregation. In 1678 the magistrates of Thorn issued a mandate forbidding the citizens to shelter Arians, Anabaptists, and Mennonites.

Bibliography

Szper, Felicia. Nederl. Nederzettinqen in West-Pruisen . . . . Enkhuizen, 1913: 152, 202 ff.

Maps

Map:Toruń (Kuyavian-Pomeranian Voivodeship, Poland)


Author(s) Nanne van der Zijpp
Date Published 1959


Cite This Article

MLA style

van der Zijpp, Nanne. "Thorn (Kuyavian-Pomeranian Voivodeship, Poland)." Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. 1959. Web. 13 Jul 2014. http://gameo.org/index.php?title=Thorn_(Kuyavian-Pomeranian_Voivodeship,_Poland)&oldid=93726.

APA style

van der Zijpp, Nanne. (1959). Thorn (Kuyavian-Pomeranian Voivodeship, Poland). Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. Retrieved 13 July 2014, from http://gameo.org/index.php?title=Thorn_(Kuyavian-Pomeranian_Voivodeship,_Poland)&oldid=93726.




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