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Johann Dietrich Gaumer Jr.


Johann Dietrich Gaumer Jr. was born on Oct. 15, 1760 in Macungie Township, Northampton County, PA, a son of Johann Dietrich and Maria "Elizabeth" (Meinert) Gaumer Sr. Evidence suggests that he was a Revolutionary War veteran.

He was baptized the following New Year’s Day.

On Feb. 1, 1791, he married Rebecca Margaretha Strunck ( ? -1836), at Amity, Berks County, PA.

The couple produced three known children – Elizabeth Gaumer, Rebecca Gaumer and Amos Gaumer.

They lived in Lockport, Niagara County, NY.

Johann Dietrich died in 1818. 

His widow Rebecca Margaretha outlived him by 18 years, and died in 1836. Their burial sites are unknown.


~ Daughter Elizabeth Gaumer ~

Daughter Elizabeth Gaumer


~ Daughter Rebecca Gaumer ~

Daughter Rebecca Gaumer

~ Son Amos Gaumer ~

Son Amos Gaumer.


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