West Reserve

Voice in the Wilderness: Memoirs of Peter A. Elias (1843-1925) / translated and edited by Adolf Ens and Henry Unger.

Reinländer (Old Colony) Gemeinde Buch / edited by John Dyck, William Harms; Revised by Martha Martens, John Penner & Mavis Dyck. (out of print – check for used copies)

1880 Village Census of the Mennonite West Reserve  / edited by John Dyck & William Harms.

Church, Family and Village: Essays on Mennonite Life on the West Reserve / edited by Adolf Ens, Jake E. Peters & Otto Hamm.

Sommerfeld Gemeinde Buch: Registers of the Church at West Lynne 1881-1935 / edited by Henry Unger, Martha Martens & Adolf Ens.

East Reserve

Working Papers of the East Reserve Village Histories 1874-1910 edited by John Dyck.

Bergthal Gemeinde Buch… / edited by John Dyck. (out of print – check for used copies)

Historical Sketches of the East Reserve 1874-1910 / edited by John Dyck.

Settlers of the East Reserve: Moving in, Moving out, Staying /  edited by Adolf Ens, Ernie Braun & Henry Fast.

A History of the Chortitzer Mennonite Church of Manitoba 1874-1914 / by Dennis E. Stoesz. (out of print – check for used copies)

Historical Atlas of the East Reserve / edited by Ernest N. Braun & Glen R. Klassen

Russian Mennonites

Mennonite Migration to Russia 1788-1828 / by Peter Rempel; edited by Richard D. Thiessen & Alfred H. Redekopp.

About the Society

We seek to foster an understanding of and respect for the history and beliefs of the Mennonite people in the past and present, and to challenge them to give new expression to this heritage in the future.

How to Order

To order an MMHS publication, contact the Mennonite Heritage Archives by phone at 204-560-1998 or by email at