Wittgenstein (Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany)

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Coat of arms and map of Siegen-Wittgenstein Source: Wikipedia Commons

Wittgenstein, once a county (pop. 29,264 in 1959) in the province of North Rhine-Westphalia and later merged with Siegen to form the district of Siegen-Wittgenstein (pop. 295,787 in 2001), in the 18th and 19th centuries a principality ruled by the counts of Sayn-Wittgenstein. For the small Amish Men­nonite congregation here, see Waldeck.

Date Published 1959

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Adapted by permission of Herald Press, Harrisonburg, Virginia, from Mennonite Encyclopedia, Vol. 4, p. 969. All rights reserved.

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