Anna Barbara Wittmeyer

Brief Life History of Anna Barbara

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 30. 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.

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Anthonius von Roth Rhoads
Anna Barbara Wittmeyer
Marriage: 3 September 1715
Anna Barbara Rhoades
George Rhoades

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  • Anna Barbara Widmayer, "Germany Births and Baptisms, 1558-1898"
  • Ancestry Family Trees
  • Anna Barbara Widmayer, "Germany Births and Baptisms, 1558-1898"

Name Meaning


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 .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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