General Conference Mennonite Church sessions (1860-1999)

The General Conference Mennonite church was a bi-national (Canada and USA) predecessor denomination to Mennonite Church Canada and Mennonite Church USA. The General Conference joined with the Mennonite Church and the Conference of Mennonites in Canada to become Mennonite Church Canada. In the USA, the General Conference joined with the Mennonite Church to form Mennonite Church USA.

General Conference Mennonite Church sessions (1860-1999)
# Location Dates
1 West Point, Iowa May 28-29, 1860
2 Wadsworth, Ohio May 20-23, 1861
3 Summerfield, Illinois Oct. 19-24, 1863
4 Wadsworth, Ohio Oct. 15-19, 1866
5 Wadsworth, Ohio May 31-June 1, 1869
6 Wadsworth, Ohio Oct. 28, 1872
7 Quakertown, Pennsylvania Nov. 15-26, 1875
special Wadsworth, Ohio Dec. 4-12, 1876
8 Wadsworth, Ohio Nov. 25-Dec. 2, 1878
9 Halstead, Kansas Nov. 14-22, 1881
10 Berne, Indiana Nov. 6-12, 1884
11 Quakertown, Pennsylvania Nov. 7-12, 1887
12 Childstown Township, Freeman, South Dakota Oct. 16-21, 1890
13 Bluffton, Ohio Oct. 19-26, 1893
14 Goessel, Kansas Oct. 19-27, 1896
15 Bally, Pennsylvania Oct. 12, 1899
16 Berne, Indiana Oct. 15, 1902
17 Mountain Lake, Minnesota Oct. 5-12, 1905
18 Beatrice, Nebraska Sept. 3-9, 1908
19 Bluffton, Ohio Aug. 31-Sept. 6, 1911
20 Meno, Oklahoma Sept. 2-7, 1914
21 Reedley, California Aug. 31-Sept. 7, 1917
22 Perkasie, Pennsylvania Aug. 29-Sept. 5, 1920
23 Freeman, South Dakota Aug. 29-Sept. 6, 1923
24 Berne, Indiana Aug. 22-29, 1926
25 Hutchinson, Kansas Aug. 20-28, 1929
26 Bluffton, Ohio Aug. 23-30, 1933
27 Upland, California Aug. 4-9, 1935
28 Saskatoon, Saskatchewan July 31-Aug. 7, 1938
29 Souderton, Pennsylvania Aug. 17-22, 1941
30 North Newton, Kansas May 31-June 1945
31 Berne, Indiana Aug. 20-27, 1947
32 Freeman, South Dakota Aug. 23-30, 1950
33 Portland, Oregon Aug. 15-23, 1953
34 Winnipeg, Manitoba Aug. 15- 22, 1956
35 Bluffton, Ohio Aug. 12-20, 1959
36 Bethlehem, Pennsylvania Aug. 8-14, 1962
37 Estes Park, Colorado July 11-18, 1965
38 Estes Park, Colorado July 13-20, 1968
39 Fresno, California Aug. 14-21, 1971
40 St. Catherines, Ontario Aug. 1-7, 1974
41 Bluffton, Ohio July 28-Aug. 3, 1977
special Minneapolis, Minnesota Feb. 9-10, 1979
42 Estes Park, Colorado July 12-18, 1980
43 Bethlehem, Pennsylvania Aug. 1-7, 1983
44 Saskatoon, Saskatchewan July 21-27, 1986
45 Normal, Illinois Aug. 1-6, 1989
46 Sioux Falls, South Dakota July 22-26, 1992
47 Wichita, Kansas July 25-30, 1995
special Winnipeg, Manitoba July 6-8, 1997
48 St. Louis, Missouri July 22-26, 1999