Owner : Jonas B. Snider
Early: 1908 - Late: 1908
A letter dated at Preston, Ontario, November 15, 1908 indicating that Benjamin Shantz of Freeport, Ontario was "Ordained to the Ministry of the Gospel of Jesus Christ for the Mennonite Church." The letter was handwritten on plain paper. It was signed by Jonas Snider as a Bishop of the above-named Church.
Mennonite Archives of Ontario
140 Westmount Rd. N. Waterloo 519-885-0220 x238 grebel.uwaterloo.ca/mao
Hist. Mss. 1.195 Series 3
Region of Waterloo
Fraktur design based on Family Register by Jacob Shoemacher in Joseph Schneider Bible, 1821.