Johannes Reber

1774–1804 (Age 29)
Allen Township, Northampton, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Johannes

When Johannes Reber was born on 2 October 1774, in Allen Township, Northampton, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Johann Adam Reber, was 31 and his mother, Maria Eva Bast, was 23. He had at least 2 sons and 3 daughters with Barbara Bieber. He died in 1804, in Allentown, Lehigh, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 30.

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Family Time Line

Johannes Reber
1774–1804
Barbara Bieber
1775–
Susanna Reber
1798–
Adam Reber
1800–
Johannes Reber
1799–
Maria Magdalena Reber
1801–
Eva Reber
1802–1897

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children

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Parents & Siblings

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(10)

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World Events (8)

1776

Age 2

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1776

Age 2

The Declaration of Independence was signed in Philadelphia on July 4, 1776. The liberty bell was first rung here to Celebrate this important document.
1783 · A Free America

Age 9

The Revolutionary War ended with the signing of the Treaty of Paris which gave the new nation boundries on which they could expand and trade with other countries without any problems.

Name Meaning

1 German and Swiss German: occupational name for a vine-dresser or vintner, from Middle High German rebe ‘vine’ + -er agent suffix.2 German and Swiss German: from a Germanic personal name, Radobert, formed with rād, rāt ‘counsel’, ‘advice’ + berht ‘bright’.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Johannes Rewer in entry for Maria Magdalena Rewer, "Pennsylvania Births and Christenings, 1709-1950"
  • Johannes Reber in entry for Johannes Reber, "Pennsylvania Births and Christenings, 1709-1950"
  • Johannes Reber in entry for Susanna Reber, "Pennsylvania Births and Christenings, 1709-1950"

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