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Friedrich Scheimer (abt. 1701)

Friedrich Scheimer
Born about in Gersheim, Rheinpfalzmap
Son of [father unknown] and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
Husband of — married [date unknown] [location unknown]
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Died [date unknown] in Germanymap
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Friedrich Scheimer was born about 1701 in Gersheim, Rheinpfalz.
(Note: the "Rheinpfalz" Rhine Palatinate did not belong to Bavaria until AFTER the Congress of Vienna in 1815. Before 1815, the information is incorrect.)[1]

He married Ruth K. Zimmer (abt.1701-1790) about 1729. His sons Friedrich, Daniel and Michael emigrated to America on the ship "Edinburgh" arriving in Philadelphia from Rotterdam by way of Portsmouth, England on 15 July 1749. He passed away. (No more info is currently available.)


  1. International Genealogial Index
  • Passenger list for the ship "Edinburgh" 1749 found in the book "Pennsylvania German Pioneers" p. 402
  • Pennsylvania German Society, Volume XLII of the Proceedings of the Society "Pennsylvania German Pioneers" - A Publication of the Original Lists of Arrivals in the Port of Philadelphia from 1727 to 1808 by Ralph Beaver Strassburger, LL.D.- President of the Pennsylvania German Society, edited by William John Hinke, Ph.D.,D.D.; Volume I: 1727-1775, published by the Society 1934, Norristown, Pennsylvania, manufactured in the United States of America by The Vail-Ballou Press, Inc. Binghamton, N.Y.
  • History and Genealogy of the Shimer Family by A. R. Shimer
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