Like you, I am a descendant of Johann Rempel. My mother's maiden name was Rempel. Her father's name was, Paul Rempel (1909-1970) Paul's father's name Peter J. Rempel (1877-1935) Peter's father was Johann Rempel Jr. (1853-1903) Johann Rempel Sr., (1830-1899) is the person you mentioned in your message.
I have details including family tree and photographs and am willing to share.I hope you do to.
>>>>>>>>>> Ukraine trip in September learned that my great-great grandfather Johann Rempel was born February 25, 1830 in Pordenau, Molotschna, South Russia and died March 28, 1899 in Hillsboro, Kansas. Great-great-great grandfather was also Johann Rempel. >>>>>>>>>>