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Where did the German Remer family come from? What is the German Remer family crest and coat of arms? When did the Remer family first arrive in the United States? Where did the various branches of the family go? What is the Remer family history?
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.
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.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Remer research. Another 363 words (26 lines of text) covering the years 1710, 1738, 1694, 1768, 1200 and 1260 are included under the topic Early Remer History in all our PDF Extended History products.
Another 197 words (14 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Remer Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Remer Settlers in United States in the 18th Century
Remer Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
The Remer Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Remer 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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