HEIL HEILMAN! STAND PROUD! 1984 (2007 Reprint) by Edith Heilman Medhurst. This history of the John Jacob Heilman family brings together the formal genealogy and the informal personal information about the Heilmans as it is known. The author includes Heilman history back to 100 A.D. John Jacob Heilman came from Germany to the Lehigh Valley in Pennsylvania in 1750. This book includes maps, coat of arms, B&W photots of some of the Heilman homes, castles and family members; even recipes. 551 pages, 8.5 x 11 hardbound.