Johann Ream

Johann Eberhardt Ream (1687 - 1779)

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Johann Eberhardt Ream aka Riehm
Born in Leiman, Heidelberg, Baden-Wuerttemberg, Germanymap
Ancestors ancestors
Husband of — married in Leimen, Heidelberg, Baden, Germanymap
Descendants descendants
Died in Reamstown, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United Statesmap
Profile last modified | Created 16 Oct 2013
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Categories: German Roots | Palatine Migrants | German Immigrants to Pennsylvania | Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, Ream Name Study | Ream-Reddig Family Cemetery, Reamstown, Pennsylvania | Reamstown, Pennsylvania.

Johann Ream has German Roots.

Contents

Biography

Johann Eberhardt Riehm was from the town of Leimen in Germany. He followed the trade of baker as did his father-in-law, Jost Schwab. He emigrated with his wife, two children, and his in-laws from Germany with the son of William Penn. They emigrated from Leimen to Rotterdam to Philadelphia/Conestoga in the fall of 1717. He is first mentioned in the records of the Pequea Valley where he asked for a grant of 200 acres of land bordering the Pequa Valley Creek that included a small Indian settlement called "Cocalico." He had the Indians' consent to settle there and the purchase money. Once there the area was known as Mud River. [1]

Birth

Johann Eberhardt Ream was born 6 October 1687 in Leimen, Heidelberg, Germany. [2] [3] [4] [5]

Baptism: 8 October 1687, Leimen, Baden, Germany.

Death

Eberhard lived to be 91 years of age. He passed away on 22 August 1779 in what is now Reamstown, Lancaster, Pennsylvania and was buried there. [2] [4] [6] [5]

'Burial: Ream-Reddig Family Cemetery, Reamstown, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania. [5]

Inscription: age: 91 yrs 10 mos 14 days - born in: Leimen, Heidelberg, Baden, Palatinate (Palatinate is now part of Germany) [5]

Marriage

Eberhard Ream was married to Anna Elisabetha Schwab in Leimen, Heidelberg, Baden, Germany on 5 April 1712. [7] [8] [9]

Children:

Sources

  1. Elmer Leonidas Denniston, Genealogy of the Stukey, Ream, Grove, Clem, and Denniston Families (Harrisburg, PA: The author, 1939).
  2. 2.0 2.1 Ancestry.com. Sons of the American Revolution Membership Applications, 1889-1970[online publication], Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011. Original data: Sons of the American Revolution Membership Applications, 1889-1970. Louisville, Kentucky: National Society of the Sons of the American Revolution. Microfilm, 508 rolls
  3. Ancestry.com. Family Data Collection - Births [online publication], Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, In.c, 201. Original data: Edmund West, compiler
  4. 4.0 4.1 Ancestry.com. Millennium File, Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2003. Original data: Heritage Consulting. The Millennium File. Salt Lake City, UT, USA
  5. 5.0 5.1 5.2 5.3 Find A Grave Memorial # 93602006.
  6. Ancestry.com. Family Data Collection - Deaths [online publication], Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, In.c, 201. Original data: Edmund West, compiler
  7. The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, "FamilySearch Family Tree," database, FamilySearch (http://www.familysearch.org : accessed 3 Jan 2015), entry for Anna Elisabetha Schwab, person ID LCRN-2HR
  8. Ancestry.com. Germany, Select Marriages, 1558-1929[database online], Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.
  9. Ancestry.com. Family Data Collection - Marriages [online publication], Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, In.c, 2011. Original data: Edmund West, compiler

See also:

  • "Family Tree," database, FamilySearch (http://familysearch.org : modified 13 February 2017, 19:57), entry for Johann Eberhardt Riehm(PID https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/4:1:LHD7-81Y); contributed by various users.
  • Ancestry.com. Pennsylvania, Septennial Census, 1779-1863, Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.
  • Ancestry.com. Pennsylvania Census, 1772-1890, [online publication], Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 1999. Original data: Ronald V. Jackson, compiler and digitizer, from microfilmed schedules of the U.S. Federal Decennial Census, territorial/state censuses, and/or census substitutes
  • Ancestry.com. Pennsylvania Church Records - Adams, Berks, and Lancaster Counties, 1729-1881 [online publication], Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2004. Original data - Extracted from microfilmed transcriptions of the original church records. The microfilmed records are located at the Family History Library
  • Ancestry.com. Ancestry Family Trees, Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc. Original data: Family Tree files submitted by Ancestry members
  • Gale Research. Passenger and Immigration Lists Index, 1500s-1900s [Online publication], Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2010. Original data - P. William Filby, editor, Passenger and Immigration Lists Index, 1500s-1900s. Farmington Hills, MI, USA: Gale Research, 2010
  • Yates Publishing. U.S. and International Marriage Records, 1560-1900 [online publication], Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc., 2004. Original data: This unique collection of records was extracted from a variety of sources including family group sheets and electronic databases

Acknowledgments

Thank you to Bobby Jacobs for creating WikiTree profile Ream-79 through the import of Jacobs Family Tree.ged on Oct 8, 2013. Click to the Changes page for the details of edits by Bobby and others.



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My Relationship to the Ream Family - Glenn V. Sherwood
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RIEHM−REAM GENEALOGY
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Riehm Coat of Arms
Riehm Coat of Arms

Collaboration

On 27 Dec 2015 at 02:43 GMT Lucy (Selvaggio) Selvaggio-Diaz wrote:

Ream-210 and Ream-79 appear to represent the same person because: These are the same person.

On 27 Dec 2015 at 02:40 GMT Lucy (Selvaggio) Selvaggio-Diaz wrote:

Ream-210 and Riehm-55 appear to represent the same person because: These are the same person. I propose the spelling of Ream because Reamstown, Pa is name for this family and that is the spelling.



Johann is 20 degrees from Claude Monet, 16 degrees from Gigi Tanksley and 18 degrees from Victoria of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland on our single family tree. Login to find your connection.

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