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Rehme Early Origins



The surname Rehme was first found in Austria, where this family name became a prominent contributor to the development of the district from ancient times. Chronicles first mention Johann Reimers of Bremen in 1293, Nokel Reimar of Eger, Bohemia, in 1350, and Hensl Raimer of Olmuetz. The oldest form of the name is "Reinmar" or "Reginmar," which meant literally "famous councillor." Always prominent in social affairs, the name became an integral part of that turbulent region as it emerged to form alliances with other families within the Feudal System and the nation.

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Rehme Spelling Variations


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Rehme Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Reimers, Reimer, Rimers, Rimer, Reymer, Reymers, Reimar, Reimars, Reimarus, Rheimer, Remer, Remers, Remmer, Remmers, Ramer, Ramers, Raimer, Raimers, Reinmar and many more.

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Rehme Early History


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Rehme Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Rehme research. Another 363 words (26 lines of text) covering the years 1710, 1738, 1694, 1768, 1200 and 1260 are included under the topic Early Rehme History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Rehme Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Rehme Early Notables (pre 1700)



During this period prominent bearers of the name Rehme were Herman Samuel Reimarus (1694-1768), a famous Hebrew scholar and Bible scholar, whose house in Hamburg was the centre of the highest culture. He founded many learned and artistic societies which had an enormous impact on the cultural life of Hamburg. His...

Another 58 words (4 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Rehme Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Rehme Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Clara Rehme, aged 19, arrived in New York in 1892 aboard the ship "Saale" from Bremen & Southampton [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    "New York Passenger Arrival Lists (Ellis Island), 1892-1924," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:J65Q-HZW : 6 December 2014), Clara Rehme, 01 Jun 1892; citing departure port Bremen & Southampton, arrival port New York, ship name Saale, NARA microfilm publication T715 and M237 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).

Rehme Settlers in United States in the 20th Century

  • Karl Rehme, aged 6, originally from Leipsig, Germany, arrived in New York in 1921 aboard the ship "Mount Clay" from Hamburg, Germany [2]CITATION[CLOSE]
    "New York Passenger Arrival Lists (Ellis Island), 1892-1924," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:J6L7-3JC : 6 December 2014), Karl Rehme, 18 Oct 1921; citing departure port Hamburg, arrival port New York, ship name Mount Clay, NARA microfilm publication T715 and M237 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).
  • Wilhelmine Rehme, aged 28, originally from Leipsig, Germany, arrived in New York in 1921 aboard the ship "Mount Clay" from Hamburg, Germany [3]CITATION[CLOSE]
    "New York Passenger Arrival Lists (Ellis Island), 1892-1924," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:J6L7-3JH : 6 December 2014), Wilhelmine Rehme, 18 Oct 1921; citing departure port Hamburg, arrival port New York, ship name Mount Clay, NARA microfilm publication T715 and M237 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).

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Contemporary Notables of the name Rehme (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Rehme (post 1700)



  • Robert Rehme (b. 1935), American multiple award winning film producer, known for Patriot Games (1992), Clear and Present Danger (1994) and Lost in Space (1998), President of Academy of Motion Pictures, Arts and Sciences (1992-1993) and (1997-2001)

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Citations


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Citations



  1. ^ "New York Passenger Arrival Lists (Ellis Island), 1892-1924," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:J65Q-HZW : 6 December 2014), Clara Rehme, 01 Jun 1892; citing departure port Bremen & Southampton, arrival port New York, ship name Saale, NARA microfilm publication T715 and M237 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).
  2. ^ "New York Passenger Arrival Lists (Ellis Island), 1892-1924," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:J6L7-3JC : 6 December 2014), Karl Rehme, 18 Oct 1921; citing departure port Hamburg, arrival port New York, ship name Mount Clay, NARA microfilm publication T715 and M237 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).
  3. ^ "New York Passenger Arrival Lists (Ellis Island), 1892-1924," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:J6L7-3JH : 6 December 2014), Wilhelmine Rehme, 18 Oct 1921; citing departure port Hamburg, arrival port New York, ship name Mount Clay, NARA microfilm publication T715 and M237 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).

Other References

  1. Tobler-Meyer, Wilhelm. Familiennamen der Ostschweiz. Zürich: 1894. Print.
  2. Steed, Henry Wickham . The Hapsburg Monarchy. London: Constable and Company, 1919. Print.
  3. Nied, Edmund. Fraenkische Familiennamen urkundlich gesammelt und sprachlich gedeutet. Heidelberg: C. Winter, 1933. Print.
  4. Best, Hugh. Debrett's Texas Peerage. New York: Coward-McCann, 1983. Print. (ISBN 069811244X).
  5. Bahlow, Hans. Abhandlungen zur Namenforschung und Buchgeschichte. 1980. Print. (ISBN 978-3768690522).
  6. Hildenbrand, A.M. Wappenfibel. Handbuch der Heraldik. Neustadt an der Aisch: 1970. Print.
  7. Gottschald, Max. Deutsche Namenkunde unsere Familiennamen nach ihrer Entstehung und Bedeutung. München: J.F. Lehmanns Verlag, 1932. Print.
  8. Karlsruhe. Badisches Generallandesarchiv Baden Emigration lists 1866-1911. Salt Lake City: Microfilm of Card Index by the Genealogical Society of Utah. Print.
  9. Colletta, John P. They Came In Ships. Salt Lake City: Ancestry, 1993. Print.
  10. Götze, Alfred. Familiennamen im badischen Oberland. Heidelberg: C. Winter, 1918. Print.
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The Rehme Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Rehme Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.

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