Conservative Amish Mennonite Conference

 Religious Groups > European Free-Church (Brethren, Mennonites, Quakers, Amish) >
Search Religious Groups:


Denominational Profile

History

Old Order Amish Mennonite Church

split into  Conservative Amish Mennonite Conference (1910)

renamed toConservative Mennonite Conference (1954)

Membership Data

Year Clergy Churches Members
1925 39 18 1,389
1929 36 18 1,915
1935 36 17 2,281
1937 - 17 2,189
1941 - 18 2,772
1942 - 23 2,729
1944 - 22 3,936
1946 - 22 3,181
1947 - 16 3,174
1951 71 28 4,272
1952 55 28 4,380
1953 93 31 4,842
1954 105 35 5,119
1955 109 60 5,459
1957 115 67 5,585

Data were taken from the National Council of Churches' Historic Archive CD and recent editions of the Yearbook of American and Canadian Churches. Denomination descriptions provided by Dr. J. Gordon Melton, Director, Institute for the Study of American Religion (ISAR). [More information on data sources]