Where do the Amishes originate from?

the Netherlands
Germany
Switzerland
Sweden
The history of the Amish church began with a schism within a small group of Swiss An­abap­tists in 1693 led by Jakob Ammann. In the 18th century, about 200 Amishes em­i­grat­ed to the United States. Cur­rent­ly there are over 250 000.

Answers distribution

the Netherlands
Germany
Switzerland
Sweden
answers
flagSwitzerland
6%
6%
82%
3%
29
flagBelgium
7%
15%
69%
7%
13
flagCzech Republic
40%
0%
60%
0%
10
flagthe Netherlands
28%
8%
57%
5%
35
flagSpain
18%
25%
56%
0%
16
flagNorway
30%
8%
47%
13%
23
flagIndia
13%
34%
47%
4%
23
flagGermany
27%
19%
42%
11%
109
flagPoland
34%
13%
41%
9%
9510
flagItaly
30%
13%
40%
16%
30
flagFrance
40%
9%
40%
9%
22
flagthe United Kingdom
38%
12%
39%
8%
190
flagUnknown
35%
24%
30%
10%
400
flagRepublic of Ireland
46%
15%
26%
11%
26
flagthe United States
36%
27%
23%
11%
227
flagSweden
57%
21%
21%
0%
14
flagAustralia
54%
9%
18%
18%
11
flagUkraine
50%
33%
16%
0%
12
flagCanada
40%
36%
13%
9%
22

Gender

men35%
women36%
the Netherlands
37%
41%
Germany
19%
11%
Switzerland
35%
36%
Sweden
7%
10%

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