Blumenort Evangelical Mennonit Original Cemetery 1

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Community: Blumenort
Township: NW 22-07-06 E
Locality: Hanover RM
Municipality: Eastman Region
Province: MB

Church / Denomination: Evangelical Mennonite Church

Blumenort was founded in 1874, the year the first Mennonites came to Manitoba. It was founded by Kleine Gemeinde settlers and was located a mile and a half south of the present village of Sec. 22, Twn 7, Rge 6 east. Hardly a trace of the old village remains today. The earliest burial was Jacob Barkman 1794-1875. The last burial was in 1919. Cairn on site lists 33 parents & their children.

  • Added: 17 Sep 2016
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