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Jacob Klaassen fonds

  • PP
  • Fonds
  • 1913-1952, 2011, predominant 1920-1947

This fonds consists of the personal writings of Jacob Klaassen. There is a detailed account of the 1880 Mennonite trek to Central Asia written in 1922, a few miscellaneous letters received, a notebook containing a 50-page autobiography, plus eight...

Klaassen, Jacob, 1867-1948

Cornelius Klaassen family genealogy collection

  • CA MHC PP
  • Collection
  • [197-?] – 2002

The collection consists of four 3 ringed binders with pages in plastic sleeves containing vital statistics, narratives, reproduced documents and some original photographs documenting the lives of Cornelius Klaassen and his descendants.

Klaassen, Cornelius, 1825-1892

William Janzen collection

  • CA MHC pp
  • Collection
  • 1872-1979

The documents show the interactions between the Canadian government and three minority religious groups -- Mennonites, Hutterites, and Doukhobors. The materials document the issues of communal landholding, special arrangements for the education of...

Janzen, William, 1943-

Jacob P. Janzen fonds

  • CA MHC PP
  • Fonds
  • 1911-1946

The material in this fonds consists of the diaries of Jacob P. Janzen which span 35 years and three countries. The diary documents life in Russia, the upheaval during and after the revolution, immigration and pioneer life in Mexico, immigration an...

Janzen, Jacob P., 1880-1963

Jacob H. Janzen fonds

  • CA MHC PP
  • Fonds
  • 1922-1949

This fonds contains materials written by Janzen including articles in the newspapers Der Bote and Mennonitische Rundschau, autobiography, tribute to David Toews, and religious instruction materials.

Janzen, J. H. (Jacob Heinrich), 1878-1950

Helen Janzen fonds

  • CA MHC PP
  • Fonds
  • 1889-1926; 1934?, 1936-1990

This fonds consists of eleven series:1) Correspondence and personal biographical material, 1946-1987,2) Official documents, 1936-1990,3) Speeches, articles and other material, 1955-1988,4) Family papers, 1899-1926, 1958-1988,5) College notes, 1934...

Janzen, Helen, 1908-1992

David D. Janzen fonds

  • CA MHC PP
  • Fonds
  • 1947-1966

This fonds consists of diaries written by David Janzen after having lived in Canada for over 20 years. Janzen writes about daily activities in the family and on the farm. The diaries start in 1947 and continue until 1966, four years before his dea...

Janzen, David D., 1881-1970

Jacob Esau fonds

  • CA MHC PP
  • Fonds
  • 1888, 1906-1909

This fonds were includes a diary by Jacob Esau detailing the formation and challenges of the Alexanderkrone Zentralschule, and a hair wreath made to commemorate Esau's deceased family members. The materials are central to the understanding t...

Esau, Jacob, 1860-1912

Abraham B. Hiebert fonds

  • CA MHC PP
  • Fonds
  • 1877-1924, 2002

This fonds consists of transcribed and translated letters created by Ed Falk with the help of Peter Wiebe and his son Bruce Wiebe, letters originally written to Dr. Abraham B. Hiebert and his family by family and friends in Russia, United States, ...

Hiebert, Abraham B., 1847-1914

Peter Hoeppner fonds

  • CA MHC PP
  • Fonds
  • 1877-1901

This collection consists of correspondence received by Peter Hoeppner (1825-1907) after he immigrated to Canada. Writers from Russia include Isaac Dyck, Joahann Hildebrand, Kornelius Hildebrand, Bernhard Hoeppner, Peter Klassen, and Heinrich Penne...

Hoeppner, Peter, 1825-1907

Walter and Linda Jansen fonds

  • CA MHC PP
  • Fonds
  • 1941, 1946-2009

This fonds consists of memoirs written by Walter Jansen regarding his ancestors, life growing up in Russia until the evacuation to Germany in 1943. Linda's writings consist of diaries and memoirs starting in 1946 when the family arrived in Ho...

Jansen, Walter, 1913-2006

Frank K. Isaac fonds

  • CA MHC PP
  • Fonds
  • 1951-1988

This fonds reflects Frank Isaac's ministerial and conference involvements. It is organized into six series:1) Conference of Mennonites in Manitoba, 1957-19882) Conference of Mennonites in Canada, 1958-19773) Mennonite Central Committee, 1988...

Isaac, Frank K., 1923-2010

Justina Hildebrand fonds

  • CA MHC PP
  • Fonds
  • 1963-1992

This fonds contains correspondence and documents relating to family history and genealogies.

Hildebrand, Justina, 1913-2005

Jacob J. Hildebrand fonds

  • CA MHC PP
  • Fonds
  • 1850-2005 , predominant 1930-1970

This fonds consists primarily of correspondence relating to personal and political matters, including education, alternative service, settlement and genealogy. There are also excerpts and transcripts from various historical writings, materials wri...

Hildebrand, Jacob J., 1880-1976

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