Old Elm Spring Hutterite Colony (Magrath, Alberta, Canada)

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Old Elm Spring Hutterite Colony in Magrath, Alberta, was founded in 1918 as a division from the Oldelm Springs Hutterite Colony in South Dakota. This South Dakota colony had been the original Lehrerleut colony in North America.

Daughter colonies of the Old Elm Spring Hutterite Colony include: Rock Lake Hutterite Colony (Coaldale, Alberta, Canada); Bench Hutterite Colony (Shaunavon, Saskatchewan, Canada); Sand Lake Hutterite Colony (Orkney, Saskatchewan, Canada); and Wild Rose Hutterite Colony (Vulcan, Alberta, Canada).

In 2017 the Old Elm Spring Hutterite Colony was a Lehrerleut colony.

Additional Information

Location

Magrath, Alberta (coordinates: 49.310833, -112.947778 [49° 18' 39" N, 112° 56' 52" W])

Address

Box 220, Magrath, AB T0K 1J0

Switchboard Phone

403-758-6623

Managers and Ministers

Manager Minister Years
Gideon J. Kleinsasser Isaac Wurz 2006
Gideon J. Kleinsasser George Wurz 2010
Gideon J. Kleinsasser George Wurz 2018


Author(s) Bert Friesen
Date Published April 2018


Cite This Article

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Friesen, Bert. "Old Elm Spring Hutterite Colony (Magrath, Alberta, Canada)." Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. April 2018. Web. 16 Aug 2018. http://gameo.org/index.php?title=Old_Elm_Spring_Hutterite_Colony_(Magrath,_Alberta,_Canada)&oldid=160246.

APA style

Friesen, Bert. (April 2018). Old Elm Spring Hutterite Colony (Magrath, Alberta, Canada). Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. Retrieved 16 August 2018, from http://gameo.org/index.php?title=Old_Elm_Spring_Hutterite_Colony_(Magrath,_Alberta,_Canada)&oldid=160246.




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