Hessler Family Genealogy Forum
I am searching for parents and specific birthplace for Mathias Hessler b 9 Sept 1852 Wurtemberg(?), arrived at port of NY aboard ship Malabar on 26 Oct 1863. He travelled with Anna Barbara, 20, and Maria, 18, presumed to be his sisters. They settled in Buffalo NY. Mathias married Katherine Loewer (5 May 1852-5 July 1914) at St John's Evangelical Lutheran Church, Buffalo NY 16 Apr 1874. Their children were Mary 1875-?, John Henry Conrad 1876-1876, William 1877-1941, Elizabeth Ann 1879-1955, and Frederick 1882-1947. Mathias died 30 Oct 1909.
Maria b 18 July 1845 Wurtemberg(?), d 5 Feb 1882 Buffalo NY, married Johannes Schlenker (1833-1918) in St. John's Evangelical Lutheran Church, Buffalo NY.
Anna Barbara b abt 1843 Wurtemberg, married Christian Stehle 2 April 1864 in St. John's Lutheran Evangelical Church, Buffalo NY.