Early Origins of the Rumer family
The surname Rumer 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.
Early History of the Rumer family
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Rumer 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.
Early Notables of the Rumer family (pre 1700)
During this period prominent bearers of the name Rumer 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 Rumer Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Migration of the Rumer family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Rumer Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
- C F Rumer, aged 22, who arrived in Baltimore, Maryland in 1847 CITATION[CLOSE]
Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
Rumer Settlers in United States in the 20th Century
- Julius Rumer, aged 45, who emigrated to the United States, in 1903
- James F. Rumer, aged 53, who landed in America, in 1908
- Stefan Rumer, aged 46, who landed in America from Szezesner, Hungary, in 1913
- Philipp Rumer, aged 17, who landed in America from Mikulsdorf, Austria, in 1913
- Emma Rumer, aged 22, who emigrated to America, in 1914
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Contemporary Notables of the name Rumer (post 1700)
- James F. Rumer, American politician, Member of Michigan State Senate 13th District, 1905-06 CITATION[CLOSE]
The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, November 9) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
- Yurij Borisovich "Georg" Rumer (1901-1985), Russian physicist