↑ 1.01.11.2 Reitz, A. G. (1967). The Reitz family. Brookville, Pa: A.G. Reitz. Page 4. In the possession of Zachary Reitz.
↑ Strassburger, R. Beaver. (1934). Pennsylvania German pioneers: a publication of the original lists of arrivals in the port of Philadelphia from 1727 to 1808. Norristown, Penn.: Pennsylvania German Society. Page 537. https://archive.org/stream/pennsylvaniagerm43stra
↑ Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed 29 August 2018), memorial page for Johan George Reitz (5 Feb 1726–30 Jan 1793), Find A Grave Memorial no. 168629127, citing Reitz Farm Cemetery, Northumberland County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by Law-Miller Roots (contributor 47103448) .
DNA verified: Joanne Reitz 23andMe. Common ancestor through Michael Reitz, Andreas Reitz sibling.
Biography, 1988, Margaret Reitz, "The Century Farms of Jefferson County, PA", (The Jefferson County Historical and Genealogical Society, Brookville, PA), pp.58-59
Records of Schwaben Creek (Himmel Lutheran & Reformed) Church, Washington Township, Northumberland County, Pennsylvania, 1774-1846
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