Reider Family


This page is devoted to all of the documents and records collected for the Reider family. They originated in the Black Forest area of Germany (and adjacent to it). Cities and villages included Schramberg, Sinzheim, Sulgen, Lauterbach and others. The family name in Germany varied according to who may have written it but always used the letter "t" rather than "d". Some variations were Reiter, Reitter, Reuter, Reutter and others. In America the use of Reider began to be the norm and was in exclusive use by the 1880s. The birth and death dates listed below are for each male ancestor.


Christian Reiter and Anna Hermann                  (ca 1525 - ca 1578)


Simon Reiter and Unknown spouse                  (ca 1565 - ca 1615)


Christian Reiter and Unknown Spouse             (ca 1590 - 1650)


Christoph Reiter and Margaretha Moosman     (1625 - 1675)    


Joh. (Hans) Reiter and Gertrud Moosmann      (1653 - 1703)    


Josef Reiter and Salome Allgaier                      (1682 - 1731)      


Matthias Reiter and Gertrud Moosmann           (1706 - 1751)    


Joseph Reiter and Johanna Storz                     (1733 - 1810)       


Severin Reiter and Monika Zoller                      (1786 - 1849)     (Updated 22 November 2021)


Severin Reiter and Josephine Klausner            (1826 - 1880)    (Updated 11 August 2020)     (Also known as Severin Reider)


Jerome Henry Reider and Frederica Bühler     (1857 - 1918)     (Updated 11 August 2020)


John Jerome Reider and Irene Carroll              (1895 - 1938)     (Updated 11 August 2020)


John Jerome Reider and Patricia Heath           (1924 - 1994)      (Updated 11 August 2020)

Other Reider Families  -  These include Jerome Severin Reider and Joseph A. Reider who are also sons of Jerome Henry Reider. Severin's older brother John (Johannes) came to America prior to Severin and became a watchmaker and jeweler.






Updated on 22 November 2021

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