THE FAMILY REGISTER BY WILHELM GOTTSACKER
The following was written my great-great grandfather and immigrant, Wilhelm Gottsacker Sr. Many thanks to Jo & Ursula Henseler who transcribed this from the original German and reconnected us to our family in Germany. --Jerry Gottsacker
______________________________________________________________________ Family Register Wilhelm Gottsacker, baptized 31-Oct-1823 Maria Gottsacker (born Hoemig) 18-Aug-1829 married 19-Aug-1850 Children: Frank Gottsacker, baptized 15-Jun-1852 Wilhelm Gottsacker, baptized 28-Aug-1857 Amalia Gottsacker, baptized 15-Oct-1860 Klara Gottsacker, baptized 10-Feb-1863 Maria Gottsacker, baptized 18-Jan-1871 died 22-Feb-1871 Frank married to Anna Brand 25-Oct-1875 Amalia married to Frank Baertzen 24-Oct-1882 Klara married to Peter Hildebrand 2-May-1887 Your father's parents, Peter Joseph Gottsacker (74 years) and Maria Christia Schorn (72 years) died in the year 1846. Your mother's mother, Maria born Hoemig, died 1872 and was 68 years old Your mother's father, Franz Hoemig died 18-Mar-1889 and was 83 years old.