William Wendel & Barbara Hirth
Married in Allamakee co. on March 5, 1874
William Wendel was born February 3, 1849 in Ober-Melsungen, Hesse, Germany. He was the son of Casper Wendel and Anna Katherine Alter.
Barbara Hirth was born July 22, 1854 in Lansing twp. Allamakee County, Iowa. She was the daughter of Adam and Margaret Hirth.
William & Barbara Wendel family, ca 1892
The first Wendel home was 1 mile from Churchtown.
All 7 sons were raised in this home.
~photo and family information contributed by Janet Koozer. Interested researchers can contact Janet at the email address shown for her in the Surname Registry for Wendel.
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