History and Genealogy of Netherlandic Mennonites

This site explores the history and genealogy of Netherlandic Mennonites from their origins in the lowland countries of Europe through their migration to settlements in Tsarist Russia and eventual destinations in Western Canada. Where possible the perspectives and experiences of my own ancestors are cast against the historical backdrop.

Historical Biography and Genealogy

Moving to Canada

Life on the Prairies

Genealogy Reference Topics