Ditzler Family Genealogy Forum
Your right Michael, that's what I get for late night postings! Here's what I have. John Henry Ditzler b. 1803 Marpingen Prussia. M. Margaretha Kreutz. Sons Nicolaus b. Feb. 21, 1825 and Peter, came to America from the Alsace-Lorraine area of France. They immigrated in 1844. They enter the port of New Orleans. Peter Ditzler supposedly went to Cleveland and married Mary(unknown). Nicolaus m. Anna Margaretha Schaeffer 16 Sept. 1850 in St. Clair Co. IL.
They frist setteled in Twp. 2SR7W in St. Clair Co. On Dec. 29, 1868 they moved to Ora Twp., Jackson Co., IL.( Some members of the family are still living on the Ditzler Homestead there.)
Their children were: Henry b. 16 March 1851, Adam b. 9 August 1853, Catherine b. 4 January 1855, Elizabeth b. 1 April 1857,Louis b. 1 October 1859, Peter b. 10 May 1861, George b. 2 January 1865, Margaret b. 2 April 1868, Leonard b. 26 March 1870 and Anna b. 5 February 1872.