The Amish are a group of traditionalist Christian church fellowships with Swiss
Anabaptist origins. They are closely related to, but distinct ...
Learn about Pennsylvania Amish history & traditional beliefs. The community of
Plain Amish in Pennsylvania is the oldest & largest Amish community in the ...
Amish history tells the story of a faithful people whose enduring culture was
forged in fires of hardship and persecution.
Baptism into the Amish church is not only a commitment to the faith but also a
commitment to uphold the Ordnung. ... America's Historical Newspapers. A 1918
Mar 17, 2015 ... The Amish are members of an Anabaptist Christian denomination who .... writing,
and math, along with Amish history, farming techniques and ...
Dec 27, 1997 ... The Amish, called "The Plain People" or Old Order Amish, originated in
Switzerland about l525. They came from a division of the Mennonites or ...
Read a brief history of the Amish in America, from their origins as Anabaptists to
Amish settlement in almost 20 states.
Amish History: A Timeline. By Jon Guss, Fall 2007. Jan 15, 1525- Dissenters in Z
rich baptize each other. Anabaptist movement is born (Anabaptist, roughly ...
Amish Origins. Amish roots stretch back to the time of the Protestant Reformation
in sixteenth-century Europe. ... Steven M. Nolt, A History of the Amish. 3rd ed.
Aug 16, 2014 ... History The Amish have been in America for a long time. The first ones arrived in
the early 18<sup>th</sup> century to escape religious persecution in ...