7 Historical Facts About the Amana Colonies

A short history of the Amana colonies

The people who came from Germany to live in the United States were known as the “Community of True Inspiration”. They broke away from the Luthern Church in 1714. They were being persecuted for their beliefs. They first found refuge in Ronnebery Castle in central Germany. They still felt that they could not live a happy and productive life. Thye left Germany between the years of 1843–1844.

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Carol Kubota

Carol Kubota

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