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Vishenau (Vyškov), formerly a principality in Moravia, where the Hutterian Brethren established two Bruderhofs. The Brethren here became noted for their production of beautiful ceramics. The Bruderhofs were burned down on 20 June 1605, by soldiers. In October 1622, the Brethren were expelled from Vishenau, leaving all their possessions behind. They settled in Hungary.

Bibliography

Beck, Josef. Die Geschichts-Bücher der Wiedertäufer in Oesterreich-Ungarn. Vienna, 1883; reprinted Nieuwkoop: De Graaf, 1967: 351, 408.

Černohorský, Karel. Jak se vyráběly vyškovské fayense = The Production of Vishenau Fayence. Vyškov: Muzejní spolek, 1928.

Hege, Christian and Christian Neff. Mennonitisches Lexikon, 4 vols. Frankfurt & Weierhof: Hege; Karlsruhe: Schneider, 1913-1967: v. IV.

Hruby, F. "Die Wiedertäufer in Mahren." Archiv für Reforgeschihte XXX (1933): 197.


Author(s) Christian Hege
Date Published 1959


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Hege, Christian. "Vishenau (Jihomoravský kraj, Czech Republic)." Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. 1959. Web. 26 Nov 2014. http://gameo.org/index.php?title=Vishenau_(Jihomoravsk%C3%BD_kraj,_Czech_Republic)&oldid=106410.

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Hege, Christian. (1959). Vishenau (Jihomoravský kraj, Czech Republic). Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. Retrieved 26 November 2014, from http://gameo.org/index.php?title=Vishenau_(Jihomoravsk%C3%BD_kraj,_Czech_Republic)&oldid=106410.




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