John Rymer

Male9 October 1738–

Brief Life History of John

When John Rymer was christened on 9 October 1738, in Ceres, Fife, Scotland, United Kingdom, his father, John Rymer, was 36 and his mother, Margaret Pitcairn, was 34.

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Family Time Line

John Rymer
1702–
Margaret Pitcairn
1703–
Robert Rymer
1729–
William Rymer
1730–1733
Martha Rhymer
1733–
William Rymer
1735–
John Rymer
1738–
Margaret Rymer
1745–
Margaret Rymer
1747–

Sources (1)

  • John Rymer, "Scotland, Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950"

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World Events (3)

1802 · John Playfair publishes summary of James Hutton's theories of geology.

In 1802, John Playfair published the Illustrations of the Huttonian Theory of the Earth. His influence was by James Hutton’s knowledge of the earth’s geology.

1815

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.

1823

Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Rimmer .

German: variant of Riemer .

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

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