Roushie Mennonite

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The Roushie Mennonites are a group o Mennonites descendit fraae Dutch an mainly Germanic Prussien Anabaptists who establisht colonies in Sooth Roushie (present-day Ukraine) beginnin in 1789. Syne the late 19t century, mony o thaim hae come tae kintras throuoot the Wastren Hemisphere. The rest wur forcibly relocatit, so that few o their descendants nou live at the location o the oreeginal colonies. Roushie Mennonites are traditionally multilingual wi Plautdietsch (Mennonite Low German) as their lingua franca.