Descendants of Jacob Hechler
Generation No. 1
1. Jacob Hechler He married Margaretha Staubler.
Child of Jacob Hechler and Margaretha Staubler is:
+ 2 i. Hans Georg Hechler, born April 14,
1708 in Birlenbach, N. Alsace; died ca. 1773 in York Co. Pa.
Generation No. 2
2. Hans Georg Hechler was born April 14, 1708 in
Birlenbach, N. Alsace, and died ca. 1773 in York Co. PA. He married Susanna
Haulin. She died ca. 1789 in Bedford Co. PA.
Notes for Hans Georg
Hechler: This family arrived via "Barclay" Sept. 14, 1754 at
Philadelphia. They went to Manchester Twp. York Co., PA Sept. 1761. He owned
land with son John Martin in 1761 and sold farm to son George. He served in the
American Revolution in PA, Capt. Yost Herbach's Company, December 7, 1781 in Capt.
George Gyselamn's Co., and also in Captain Simon Koppenhaffer's Co.
Children of Hans Georg Hechler and Susanna Haulin are:
3 i. Elizabetha Hechler, born in Hunspach, N. Alsace. She
married Johann George Frey.
4 ii. Anna Maria Hechler, born 1733; died July 30,
+ 5 iii. Hans Martin Hechler, born ca. January 27,
1734/35 in Hunspach, N. Alsace.
6 iv. Barbara Hechler, born ca. 1737 in Hunspach, N.
Alsace; died in York Co. Pa. She married Frederich Houssigel Hausill.
7 v. Samuel Hechler, born July 27, 1739 in Rott, N.
8 vi. Jean Jacques or Jacob Hechler, born June 08, 1741
in Rott, N. Alsace.
+ 9 vii. Johann Georg Hechler, born June 13, 1743 in
Rott, N. Alsace; died after February 1821 in Elk Creek, Grayson Co. VA.
10 viii. Johann Jacques Hechler, born December 02, 1745
in Rott, N. Alsace. He married Barbara; died 1813.
11 ix. Johann Michael Hechler, born February 20,
1748/49 in Rott, N. Alsace.
Generation No. 3
5. Hans Martin Hechler was born ca. January 27,
1734/35 in Hunspach, N. Alsace. He married Barbara Vogel.
Child of Hans Martin Hechler and Barbara Vogel is:
+ 12 i. Martin Hackler, born ca. 1772; died before 1804.
9. Johann Georg Hechler was born June 13, 1743 in
Rott, N. Alsace, and died after February 1821 in Elk Creek, Grayson Co. VA. He
Children of Johann Georg Hechler and Elizabeth are:
13 i. George Hackler.
14 ii. Peter Hackler, born March 06, 1771.
15 iii. Johannes Hackler, born April 06, 1773.
16 iv. Catarine Hackler, born March 09, 1775.
17 v. Susanna Hackler, born June 21, 1779.
18 vi. Conrad Hackler, born April 04, 1782.
19 vii. Jacob Hackler, born ca. 1786.
Generation No. 4
12. Martin Hackler was born ca. 1772, and died
before 1804. He married Esther Troxel April 04, 1816.
Children of Martin Hackler and Esther Troxel are:
20 i. Charlotte May Hackler.
21 ii. Mary Hackler.
+ 22 iii. Samuel Hackler.
23 iv. Jacob Hackler. He married Rhody England May 10,
1820 in Jefferson Co. MS.
24 v. Esther Hackler. She married Westley Neely.
+ 25 i. Annie Marie Hackler, born December 22, 1798 in
Jefferson Co. MS; died October 19, 1889 in Jefferson Co. MS.
Generation No. 5
22. Samuel Hackler He married Martha.
Child of Samuel Hackler and Martha is:
+ 26 i. Rebecca Hackler, born 1838; died March 15,
25. Annie Marie Hackler was born December 22, 1798
in Jefferson Co. MS, and died October 19, 1889 in Jefferson Co. MS. She married David Bullen April 04, 1816 in Jefferson Co. MS., son of John Bullen and
Edna Gibson. He was born December 12, 1788 in FL, and died March 23, 1864 in
Jefferson Co. MS.
Children of Annie Hackler and David Bullen are:
27 i. James H. Bullen, born December 27, 1816 in
Jefferson Co. MS. He married Harriet A. William October 05, 1871 in Adams Co.
28 ii. Rhoda H. Bullen, born December 27, 1818 in
Jefferson Co. MS.
+ 29 iii. Reason Gideon Bullen, born December 29, 1820
in Jefferson Co. MS.
30 iv. Pickney H. Bullen, born February 17, 1823.
31 v. David Gideon Bullen, born May 18, 1825 in
Jefferson Co. MS. He married Elizabeth Ann Torrey September 14, 1853 in
Jefferson Co. MS.
32 vi. Margaret Belzorah Bullen, born September 22,
1828 in Jefferson Co. MS; died June 03, 1901 in Oak Ridge, Warren MS. She
married George Washington Alexander Sr. January 11, 1844 in Jefferson Co. MS.;
born June 15, 1818 in Amite MS; died April 10, 1891 in Oak Ridge, Warren Co.
+ 33 vii. Edna Fuller Bullen, born September 15, 1829
in Jefferson County MS; died June 23, 1924 in Lorman, Jefferson Co. MS.
34 viii. Octavia Bullen, born November 16, 1835 in
Jefferson Co. MS. She married Joseph Kennedy November 20, 1856.
35 ix. Randall G. Bullen, born January 14, 1838 in
Jefferson Co. MS. He married Ann Elizabeth Martin December 15, 1853 in
Jefferson Co. MS.
36 x. Sarah H. Bullen, born July 11, 1841 in Jefferson
37 xi. John M. Bullen, born August 28, 1844 in
Jefferson Co. MS; died December 17, 1884.
Generation No. 6
26. Rebecca Hackler was born 1838, and died March
15, 1890. She married Warren Watson Dent August 06, 1854. He was born
December 29, 1830, and died December 18, 1890, son of Joseph Dent and Aseneth
Child of Rebecca Hackler and Warren Dent is:
+ 38 i. Joseph Hackler Dent, born September 13, 1860 in
Fayette MS; died September 27, 1895 in Lorman MS.
29. Reason Gideon Bullen was born December 29,
1820 in Jefferson Co. MS. He married Josephine E. Newman December 28,
1853 in Tensas Parish, LA.
Child of Reason Bullen and Josephine Newman is:
+ 39 i. Rhoda Rowena Bullen, born September 10, 1854;
died June 15, 1908.
33. Edna Fuller Bullen was born September 15, 1829
in Jefferson Co. MS, and died June 23, 1924 in Lorman, Jefferson Co. MS. She
married Samuel Preston Gilbert February 19, 1856 in Jefferson Co. MS.,
son of Samuel Gilbert and Dicey Huges. He was born July 22, 1824 in Jefferson
Co. MS, and died July 20, 1905 in Jefferson Co. MS.
Children of Edna Bullen and Samuel Gilbert are:
40 i. Pearl Gilbert. She married Monroe Jarrell. Pearl lived
all of her married life in Columbia La.
41 ii. Charlie Gilbert.
42 iii. Lucy Gilbert.
+ 43 iv. Irene Kansas Gilbert, born ca. 1858 in
Jefferson Co. MS; died in Jefferson Co. MS.
44 v. Samuel Preston Gilbert Jr., born September 15,
1864; died October 22, 1951 at 87 years of age. He was a bachelor,
lived most of his life in Ferriday LA.
+ 45 vi. India Edna Gilbert, born February 28, 1867 in
Jefferson County MS; died February 28, 1960 in Jefferson Co. MS.
+ 46 vii. Annie Marie Gilbert, born October 09, 1869 in
Fayette MS; died March 25, 1959 in Lorman MS.
47 viii. David Gilbert, born October 09, 1869; died in
infancy. David and Annie Marie were twins.
Generation No. 7
38. Joseph Hackler Dent was born September 13,
1860 in Fayette MS, and died September 27, 1895 in Lorman MS. He married Annie
Marie Gilbert December 05, 1888 in Jefferson MS, daughter of Samuel Gilbert
and Edna Bullen. She was born October 09, 1869 in Fayette MS, and died March
25, 1959 in Lorman MS.
Children of Joseph Dent and Annie Gilbert are:
+ 48 i. Samuel Preston Dent, born September
24, 1889 in Russum, Claiborne Co. MS; died May 08, 1972 in Grenada MS.
49 ii. Welch Dent, born December 23, 1890.
+ 50 iii. Warren Watson Dent, born January 02, 1892 in
Russum MS; died September 04, 1968 in Claiborne Co. Hospital, Port Gibson MS.
+ 51 iv. Joseph Hackler Dent Jr., born November 20,
1894 in Russum MS.; died December 13, 1971 in Vicksburg Hospital, Vicksburg MS.
39. Rhoda Rowena Bullen was born September 10,
1854, and died June 15, 1908. She married Robert Alexander Owen January
09, 1873, son of Samuel Owen and Mary Torrey. He was born 1844.
Child of Rhoda Bullen and Robert Owen is:
+ 52 i. Reason Alexander Owen, born August 14, 1874 in
Jefferson Co. MS.
43. Irene Kansas Gilbert was born ca. 1858 in
Jefferson Co. MS, and died in Jefferson Co. MS. She married Emmett J. Scott
January 27, 1876 in Jefferson Co. MS., son of John Scott and Edna Hackler. He
was born June 18, 1853 in Jefferson Co. MS, and died in Jefferson Co. MS.
Children of Irene Gilbert and Emmett Scott are:
+ 53 i. William Emmett Scott, born in Jefferson Co.
MS.; died in Jefferson Co. MS.
54 ii. Kansas Scott.
55 iii. Effie Scott.
+ 56 iv. Roy T. Scott, born November 03, 1902 in MS;
died March 11, 1996 in Meadville, Franklin Co. MS.
57 v. John Scott, born 1910 in Jefferson Co. MS.; died
1955 in Jefferson Co. MS.
45. India Edna Gilbert was born February 28, 1867
[or Feb. 3, 1866] in Jefferson County MS, and died February 28, 1960 in
Jefferson Co. MS. She married William Hackler Scott February 03, 1886 in
Jefferson County MS, son of John Scott and Edna Hackler. He was born October
26, 1865 in Jefferson County MS, and died January 23, 1948 in Memphis, Tenn.
Children of India Gilbert and William Scott are:
58 i. Annie Edith Scott, born July 06, 1888 in
Jefferson Co. MS.; died December 22, 1943 in Jefferson Co. MS. She married
Walter Gray Till.
59 ii. John Wesley Scott, born December 05, 1892 in
Jefferson Co. MS.; died June 27, 1978 in LA. He married Myra Berry; died
February 13, 1973.
60 iii. D. D. Scott, born January 27, 1894 in Jefferson
Co. MS.; died August 01, 1894 in Jefferson Co. MS.
+ 61 iv. Sadie Scott, born November 07, 1897 in McNair
MS; died May 03, 1978 in Miami FL.
62 v. Roy Watson Scott, born July 02, 1899 in Jefferson
Co. MS.; died August 23, 1911 in Jefferson Co. MS.
63 vi. William Hackler Scott, born February 05, 1907 in
Jefferson Co. MS.
46. Annie Marie Gilbert was born October 09, 1869
in Fayette MS, and died March 25, 1959 in Lorman MS. She married Joseph
Hackler Dent December 05, 1888 in Jefferson MS, son of Warren Dent and
Rebecca Hackler. He was born September 13, 1860 in Fayette MS, and died
September 27, 1895 in Lorman MS.
Children are listed above under (38) Joseph Hackler Dent.
Generation No. 8
48. Samuel Preston Dent was born September 24,
1889 in Russum, Claiborne Co. MS, and died May 08, 1972 in Grenada MS. He
married Maude Elizabeth Hollis June 12, 1912 in Derma MS, daughter of
Thomas Hollis and Henrietta McGuire. She was born June 05, 1892 in New Liberty
MS, and died March 02, 1978 in Brookfield OH.
Children of Samuel Dent and Maude Hollis are:
64 i. Margaret Louise Dent, born March 23, 1913 in
Derma MS.; died April 09, 1913 in Derma MS.
65 ii. Paul Allen Dent, born November 08, 1914 in Derma
MS; died August 1992 in Spring, Texas.
66 iii. Joseph Thomas Dent, born December 07, 1917 in
Harrisburg AR; died March 26, 1995 in East Fls. Hospital, Orlando FL.
67 iv. Robert Preston Dent, born March 12, 1925 in
Somerville, Tenn.; died February 07, 1981 in Holly Springs MS.
68 v. Elizabeth (Betty) Annie Dent, born January 18,
1927 in Somerville, Fayette Co. TN.
50. Warren Watson Dent was born January 02, 1892
in Russum MS, and died September 04, 1968 in Claiborne Co. Hospital, Port
Gibson MS. He married Laura Scott Moffett April 30, 1916. She was born
October 18, 1897 in Fayette, Jefferson Co. MS, and died February 19, 1966 in
Claiborne Co. Hospital, Port Gibson MS.
Children of Warren Dent and Laura Moffett are:
69 i. Laura Mae Dent, born June 23, 1917.
70 ii. Alma Camille Dent, born January 01, 1921.
71 iii. Nell Dent, born October 21, 1926.
72 iv. Warren Bedford Dent, born January 04, 1930. He
married Thelma Mae Segrest October 09, 1949.
51. Joseph Hackler Dent Jr. was born November 20,
1894 in Russum MS., and died December 13, 1971 in Vicksburg Hospital, Vicksburg
MS. He married (1) Lucy Farris May 27, 1920. She was born January 22,
1892, and died April 18, 1940. He married (2) Sara Brown August 02,
1941. She was born February 25, 1910.
Joseph Hackler Dent
attended Mississippi A&M College. He was a rural mail carrier. He also
operated the family Dent farm.
Child of Joseph Jr. and Lucy Farris is:
73 i. Nettie Frances Dent.
52. Reason Alexander Owen was born August 14, 1874
in Jefferson Co. MS. He married Maude Ethel Kelly, daughter of Cornelius
Kelly and Nancy O'Quinn. She was born August 07, 1876.
Child of Reason Owen and Maude Kelly is:
74 i. Leslie Maude Owen, born February 01, 1904 in
Jefferson Co. MS; died December 31, 1977 in Jefferson Co. MS. She married
Willie Hubbard Allen July 11, 1926 in Jefferson Co. MS.; born August 30, 1903
in Franklin Co. MS; died October 29, 1977 in Jefferson Co. MS.
53. William Emmett Scott was born in Jefferson Co.
MS., and died in Jefferson Co. MS. He married Neta Edna Coleman.
Children of William Scott and Neta Coleman are:
+ 75 i. Robert Stanton Scott, born in Jefferson Co. MS.
76 ii. William Emmett Scott, born January 25, 1925.
56. Roy T. Scott was born November 03, 1902 in MS,
and died March 11, 1996 in Meadville, Franklin Co. MS. He married Gladys
Prather 1931 in Franklin Co. MS. She was born December 30, 1912 in MS, and
died March 21, 1996 in Adams Co. MS.
Children of Roy Scott and Gladys Prather are:
77 i. Living Scott.
78 ii. Living Scott.
79 iii. Living Scott.
+ 80 iv. Clara Lee Scott, born 1931 in Franklin Co.
MS.; died 1993 in Oakdale LA.
81 v. Helen Scott, born in Franklin Co. MS.; died 1957
in McComb, Pike Co. MS. She married Hilton Cutrer.
Helen Scott was killed
in automobile accident about 1957. Her three children were adopted and raised
by their grandparents.
82 vi. Gregory A. Scott, born in Franklin Co. MS. He
married Clemois Calcote in Franklin Co. MS; born in Franklin Co. MS.
Lived in McCall Creek MS.
83 vii. Jeffery R. Scott, born in Franklin Co. MS. He married
Marie Thornhill in Franklin Co. MS.
Lived in Monroe, La.
84 viii. Roy T. Scott, born June 08, 1940 in Franklin
85 ix. Ramona Scott, born in Franklin Co. MS.
61. Sadie Scott was born November 07, 1897 in
McNair MS, and died May 03, 1978 in Miami FL She married Ralph Deardorff
May 21, 1919 in Tallulah, Madison Co. LA, son of Franklin Deardorff and Hettie
Hatfield. He was born September 07, 1892 in Roann IN, and died June 05, 1962 in
Sadie Scott died at
8:10 am at the Baptist Hospital in Miami FL, buried next to her husband in the
Odd Fellows Cemetery at Greenwood MS. She caught the train at Vicksburg MS and
spent their honeymoon on the train heading for IN.
She sewed almost everything she wore. She lived in Somerset LA for a time when
she was growing up.
Ralph Deardorff died
at the V. A. Hospital in Coral Gables FL, cause of death cerebral hemorrhage,
due to hypertensive cerebro-vascular disease, and bronchopneumonia. He was a
Pvt. in Co. K 38th Infantry in World War 1, buried in Odd Fellows Cemetery at
Children of Sadie Scott and Ralph Deardorff are:
+ 86 i. Ralph Orie Deardorff, born March 02, 1920 in
Lafayette IN; died October 20, 1991 in Oxford OH.
+ 87 ii. Billy Scott Deardorff, born April 22, 1926.
Generation No. 9
75. Robert Stanton Scott was born in Jefferson Co.
MS. He married Ora Watson.
Children of Robert Scott and Ora Watson are:
88 i. Debra Irene Scott. She married Robert Bruce
Rollins 1981; born March 28, 1962 in Franklin Co. MS.
89 ii. Betty Sue Scott.
80. Clara Lee Scott was born 1931 in Franklin Co.
MS., and died 1993 in Oakdale LA. She married Bobby Lee Aaron.
Children of Clara Scott and Bobby Aaron are:
90 i. Bren Aaron. She married Jeff Cloud; died August
11, 1999 in Montgomery Co. AL.
91 ii. Dianne Aaron.
86. Ralph Orie Deardorff was born March 02, 1920
in Lafayette IN, and died October 20, 1991 in Oxford OH. He married Margaret
Flora Griggs March 15, 1945 in Ruleville MS, daughter of John Griggs and
Virgie Stratton. She was born August 16, 1924 in Schlater MS.
Ralph Orie Deardorff
served in the United States Army Air Corps during World War II, as a 1st Lt. in
5th Air Force. Enlisted in Army Sept. 12, 1941.He flew B-17s and B-24s in the
Pacific Theater. He is buried in the Greenlawn Cemetery at Milford OH. He was a
graduate of Drew High School at Drew MS. He worked at the Delta Theatre in
Ruleville MS while in high school. He was a retired pilot for Travel-A-Go-Go,
stopped flying in 1985. He was a lifelong Southern Baptist. He was a member of
the Air Line Pilots Association and a member of American Legion Post No.218 in
Middletown. He was written up in the book called Who's Who in Aviation and
Aerospace, U.S. Edition 1983.
Margaret Flora Griggs
was a housewife
Children of Ralph Deardorff and Margaret Griggs are:
92 i. Harry Clinton Deardorff, born March 06, 1946 in
+ 93 ii. India Jane Deardorff, born August 04, 1949 in
94 iii. Robert Michael Deardorff, born May 18, 1954 in
87. Billy Scott Deardorff was born April 22, 1926.
He married Mildred Love May 08, 1948. She was born December 11, 1930 in
Children of Billy Deardorff and Mildred Love are:
+ 95 i. Debra Jean Deardorff, born August 27, 1952.
+ 96 ii. Carol Lynn Deardorff, born December 24, 1954.
Generation No. 10
Jane Deardorff was born August 04, 1949 in Greenwood MS. She married (1) Marvin Elmer Atkinson Jr., son
of Marvin Sr. and Opel. She married (2) Thomas Earl Wolf November 22, 1971
in Newport KY, son of Roland Wolf and Mary Niemeyer. He was born May 01, 1951
in Cincinnati, Hamilton Co. OH.
Thomas Earl Wolf
worked for Roadway Express since he was in high school. He belongs to the
Knights of Columbus. He was a Commander for awhile. He is a Civil War buff. He
was a scout leader. He was raised for most of his childhood in Milford, early
childhood lived in northern KY and Camp Washington.
Children of India Deardorff and Thomas Wolf are:
+ 97 i. Tammy Jane Wolf, born July 15, 1967 in Miami
98 ii. April Renee Wolf, born September 17, 1973 in
Cincinnati, Hamilton Co. OH. She married Charles R Taylor Jr. October 31, 1997
in Gatlinburg TN.; born December 21, 1970 in Kenton OH.
Charles R Taylor Jr. had two children by other mothers, Alicia
Dawn Taylor born Nov. 3, 1991 and
Caleb Michael Ruff born Jan. 10, 1997.
+ 99 iii. Michele Lynn Wolf, born May 30, 1976 in
Cincinnati, Hamilton Co. OH.
95. Debra Jean Deardorff was born August 27, 1952.
She married Richard Durham.
Children of Debra Deardorff and Richard Durham are:
100 i. Sheri Jean Durham, born December 01, 1976.
101 ii. Desiree Dawn Durham, born May 01, 1980.
+ 102 iii. Natalie Renee Durham, born May 01, 1980.
103 iv. Richard Wellons Durham, born December 13, 1981.
96. Carol Lynn Deardorff was born December 24,
1954. She married Gustavo Felix Pego. He was born May 15, 1954.
Children of Carol Deardorff and Gustavo Pego are:
104 i. Anthony Gustavo Pego, born October 08, 1981.
105 ii. Andrew Scott Pego, born August 15, 1989.
Generation No. 11
97. Tammy Jane Wolf was born July 15, 1967 in
Miami FL. She married Robert Lee Reed December 06, 1986 in Milford OH,
son of Terry Reed and Patricia Taggert. He was born May 31, 1966 in Warrenton
Tammy Jane Wolf had a
sledding accident in Feb of 1988 which required major Back Surgery and could
have paralyzed her for life.
Child of Tammy Wolf and Robert Reed is:
106 i. Tyler Thomas Lee Reed, born June 20, 1998.
99. Michele Lynn Wolf was born May 30, 1976 in
Cincinnati, Hamilton Co. OH. She married (1) Douglas James Christophersen
May 07, 1994 in Milford OH, son of James Christophersen and Beverly Grant. He
was born September 14, 1974. She married (2) Jeffery Allen England
December 18, 1999 in Gatlinburg TN, son of Billy England and Louise Dumont. He
was born July 05, 1975 in Cincinnati OH.
Child of Michele Wolf and Douglas Christophersen is:
107 i. Corey Douglas Christophersen, born January 12,
1994 in Cincinnati OH.
Child of Michele Wolf and Jeffery England is:
108 i. Nickolas Trey England, born April 18, 2000 in
102. Natalie Renee Durham was born May 01, 1980. She
married Kris Clute.
Child of Natalie Durham and Kris Clute is:
109 i. Kade Clute, born August 19, 2001.
Submitted by India Wolf, 30-Nov-2005.