I know this is an old post, but this is also my family: Jacob Wimmer/Weimer b. 9 Mar 1783 Somerset Co., NJ; d 17 Mar 1883 Adams Township, Keokuk, IA buried Sorden Cemetery, Adams, IA.m. Barbara Miller (1789 Somerset, NJ-17 Feb 1851 Vanlue, Hancock, OH) abt 1808 Indiana Co., PA. Barbara, d/o Christian Miller and Margaret died and was buried in Vanlue, Hancock, OH before he went to Iowa. Children have conflicting birth dates: Abraham abt 1809 Adam 12 Jul 1813; d. 16 Jul 1848 m. Jemima Godfrey Lavina abt 1815 Jemima Ann abt 1815 Christopher 11 Feb 1817; d. 20 Dec 1891 North English, Iowa, IA m. Mary Jane Thomas 26 Aug 1841- 9 children Margaret Ann abt 1819 James Monroe abt 1822; d. abt 1880 English, Iowa, IA m. Elizabeth Ruth Tilford 5 Apr 1842 Jacob Feb 1826; d. 15 Mar 1914 Vincennes, Knox, IN. buried Vincennes City Cem., m. Lucinda J. Leonard 14 Feb 1856 Big Lick Twnsp., Hancock, OH Lucinda d. 30 May 1914 Vincennes, IN. buried Vincennes City Cem. 7 children ( my line) Barbara 28 Dec 1826; d. 5 May 1901 Reno, KS. m. Joshua T. Jones abt 1846 - 8 children George W. 2 May 1827; d. aft 1900 Keokuk, Adams, IA m. Elizabeth Weimer abt 1848 8 children Elizabeth abt 1830 Have her also having been married to Joshua T. Jones, Barbara's husband. Jacob and Lucinda married in Ohio, but moved to IA between 1865 and 1857 as my gGrandmother, Ida Monier Weimer was born in Findley, Hancock, OH. Ida M. Wm. Myers and went back to Illinois first and then to Vincennes, IN.Jacob and Lucinda went to Vincennes as well where they died. George, her (Ida's) brother was b. Jan 1857 in English Twnsp., Iowa, IA; m. 1st Ellen Francila Pifer 12 Jun 1884 IA 2 children. She died in 1923 and he married 2nd a Nellie F. b abt. 1857 OH.Geo. was a minister and was in different places, one son born in IA and another in Oregon.1940 he was with his son in Chicago. I saw Akers also mentioned in some of the Wimmer/Weimer posts.Wm., Myers sister, Isabella Myers m. John Thomas Akers 20 Oct 1880 Birds, Lawrence Co., IL.His family was from Owen Co., KY; Grandfather Peter was b. abt 1796 Jassimine Co., KY.