For the language, see Pennsylvania German language. ... in Southeastern and
South Central Pennsylvania in the area stretching in an arc from Bethlehem and
Allentown through Reading, Lebanon, and Lan...
Berks County was formed from Chester, Lancaster, and Philadelphia counties in
... European settlement on Tinicum Island, located just south of Philadelphia.
The history of the Amish & Mennonites of Lancaster County, PA, from their ... The
Plain People trace their origin back to the Protestant Reformation in Europe, ... To
avoid this persecution many fled to the mountains of Switzerland and southern ...
In archaeological jargon, this time of European – Native American interaction is
called the ... The site is located along the Susquehanna River, south of the village
of ... Lancaster County, effectively creating one of the first Indian reservations in ...
The first permanent European settlers in Pennsylvania were the Swedes and
Finns ... Many Scotch-Irish eventually moved into southern states such as Virginia
, ... York migrated to Pennsylvania and settled in Berks and Lancaster counties.
The Swiss-German Anabaptist immigrants to what became Lancaster County ...
Pennsylvania is also the home of a variety of Anabaptist groups including one ...
Mennonite Church (formerly South Christian street) founded; 1935–Diamond ...
The area that became the City of Lancaster was settled by Europeans in the early
1720s, and was declared a "townstead" by the Governor of Pennsylvania in 1730
. ... North-south trade routes connected Lancaster with Maryland and areas in ...
He initiated and still organizes the Southern Lancaster County, Pennsylvania ...
areas of the world including Africa, Central and South America, and Europe.
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The community of Plain Amish in Pennsylvania is the oldest & largest Amish ...
Both were part of the early Anabaptist movement in Europe, which took place at
the ... and many others fled to the mountains of Switzerland and southern