The Rymers are descended from a doctor in the service of the navy of Hanover, according to these sources.

Origin of the name of the town of Rymer, W. Va.

Dr. William (b. ca. 1730) m. ---
Frederick (ca. 1760-1835) m. Susannah McGregor (d. 1835)
William m. Elizabeth Naley (b. ca. 1798)
Lavina (1824-1878) m. Joseph H. Hoey (1820-1880)