When Anna Barbara Wittmeyer was born in March 1686, in Kandel, Germersheim, Bavaria, Germany, her father, Lorentz Widmaier, was 33 and her mother, Margreth Cuntz, was 28. She married Anthonius von Roth Rhoads on 3 September 1715, in Kandel, Germersheim, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She died on 8 January 1759, in Kandel, Germersheim, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany, at the age of 72, and was buried in Kandel, Germersheim, Bavaria, Germany.
distinguishing name for a tenant farmer (see Meyer ) who lived by a wood or copse (Middle High German wite). This surname is also found in France (Alsace and Lorraine).
possibly also a variant of Widmeyer .