Fun Fact: How The Amish Started

Fun facts about the Amish

In 1693, there was a split between a group of Anabaptists in Switzerland. A man named Jakob Ammann led the more conservative members of the faith, and eventually fled to the present-day United States. Mostly in Pennsylvania as it was one of the rare places in the world at the time to have true religious tolerance. Ammann’s followers became known by their current name, The Amish.

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