McCook County (South Dakota, USA)

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McCook County, in southeastern South Dakota, adjoins the two heavily Mennonite populated counties of Turner and Hutchinson. The one Mennonite church (General Conference Mennonite) in the county was located in Bridgewater. This town with population of less than 1,000 in 1956 was an important trading center for Mennonites and had a number of business establishments operated by them. The total Mennonite population of the county was approximately 300 in 1956, of whom less than 100 lived in Bridgewater.

Author(s) J. D Unruh
Date Published 1957

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Unruh, J. D. "McCook County (South Dakota, USA)." Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. 1957. Web. 22 Sep 2018.,_USA)&oldid=92671.

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Unruh, J. D. (1957). McCook County (South Dakota, USA). Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. Retrieved 22 September 2018, from,_USA)&oldid=92671.


Adapted by permission of Herald Press, Harrisonburg, Virginia, from Mennonite Encyclopedia, Vol. 3, p. 430. All rights reserved.

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