8 Historical Facts About How The Amish, An Entire Culture Of People Already Distanced From Society, Came To Indiana
This history of how the Amish came to Indiana is little-known to most Hoosiers. These culturally different people who live on the edges of society have been in our country and state for decades, but how did each Amish community become established? Scroll on to learn about the major groups in the state.
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An Illinois transplant who grew up and went to school in Indiana for 22 years, Elizabeth holds a BFA in creative writing and has enjoyed traveling across the country and parts of Europe. She has visited half of the states, as well as parts of Canada, Mexico, and the Caribbean, and regularly travels home to the Hoosier State to see friends and family. With more than five years of writing experience, Elizabeth’s articles have been featured on several websites, and her poetry and short stories have been published in multiple literary journals.