Ries, Johann Friedrich



NameRies, Johann Friedrich
Birth-and-Death Datesdied 1791
Gendermale
CountryGermany
Place of BirthGammesfeld
Place of DeathClaverack <NY>
Profession or OccupationPfarrer
Biographical InformationBesuch der Lateinschule in Rothenburg, Schul- und Studienstipendiat. 1741 Studium in Jena. 1749 Ankunft in Philadelphia als Schiffspfarrer. 1750 Pastor in New York. 1751 Pastor in Stone Arabia, Falls und Canischoharie. 1759 Pastor in Rhinebeck, 1760 in New Town, East Camp, Clavereck.
LiteratureGlatfelter, Charles H.: Pastors and people. German Lutheran and Reformed churches in the Pennsylvania field, 1717-1793. Bd. 1. Breinigsville 1980, S. 109f.