'Before OUR Johan Jacob Ries' Family Tree
Lineage
THEODOSIOUS  RIES1
Unverified: (found at http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/1938268/person/-618809783 ) Dan Smith’s family tree.  You need to be a
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Mueller on 15 OCT 1641 (b: 06 JUN 1625; d: 09 JAN 1710). Johan Jacob Ries great grandparents

    Child of Theodosious and Barbara Mueller Ries:
    1.        Theodosious Ries – b: 31 JAN 1656 (1657?)
THEODOSIOUS  RIES2

Source:  www.oocities.org/greglisareece/gregahnen.txt (2009) Geocities website archives

Children of Theodosious and Maria Rodenbucher Ries:
TOBIAS  RIES3
Tobias Ries3 (Theodosious Ries2, Theodosious Ries1)b: 25 SEP 1693, Gamburg, Main-Tauber-Kreis, Baden-Englert on 31
AUG 1717 (
b: 1697 (Heckfeld, Main-Tauber-Kreis, Baden-Wuerttemberg, Germany; d: 30 JUN 1751, Gamburg, Main-Tauber-
Kreis, Baden-Wuerttemberg, Germany);
m #2: Anna Margaretha Seidenspinner on 15 NOV 1751.


Children of Tobias and Maria Englert Ries:

  1. John Bartholomaus Ries – b: 24 AUG 1718, Gamburg, Main-Tauber-Kreis, Baden-Wuerttemberg, Germany; d: ca. 1718
  2. Maria Helena Ries – b: 2 JAN 1720, Gamburg, Main-Tauber-Kreis, Baden-Wuerttemberg, Germany; d: ca. 1747
  3. Paul Andreas Ries – b: 29 JUN 1723, Gamburg, Main-Tauber-Kreis, Baden-Wuerttemberg, Germany; d: ca. 1723
  4. Jacob Adam Georg Ries – b: 21 MAR 1731, Gamburg, Main-Tauber-Kreis, Baden-Wuerttemberg, Germany; d: 29
    MAR 1734, Gamburg, Main-Tauber-Kreis, Baden-Wuerttemberg, Germany
  5. Anna Margaretha Ries – b: 23 SEP 1737, Gamburg, Main-Tauber-Kreis, Baden-Wuerttemberg, Germany; d: 31 OCT
    1806, Gamburg, Main-Tauber-Kreis, Baden-Wuerttemberg, Germany
  6. Johan Jacob Ries b: 14 MAY 1729, Gamburg, Main-Tauber-Kreis, Baden-Wuerttemberg, Germany; d: 1772 Rowan
    County, NC


Marriage record found on Ancestry.com in “Global Records”

    Name: Tobias Ries
    Gender: Male
    Baptism Date: 25 Sep 1693
    Baptism Place: Gamburg, Baden, Germany
    Father: Theodosio Ries
    FHL Film Number: 1044078

    Name: Maria Englert
    Gender: Female
    Marriage Date: 31 Aug 1717
    Marriage Place: Gamburg, Baden, Germany
    Father: Jacobi Englert
    Spouse: Tobias Ries
    FHL Film Number: 1044078


Children of Tobias and Anna Margaretha Seidenspinner Ries:
  1. Helen Ries – b: 10 AUG 1753; d: 10 AUG 1753

http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=REG&db=mkdotson&id=I4078
Disregard the author’s spelling error as the name appears as “Riles” but I believe that it is the correct family.