Table of contents for Amslers of Austin's colony / compiled by Amanda (Howze) Amsler.


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Dedication ...................................     .....................   v
In Acknowledgment ........... ...........................................vii
Foreword  .................  .................................... ...... xiii
Amslers in Switzerland  ..................  .................. ..............   1
   Legend of William Tell ...............................................  3
   Some Swiss History ..  ...............................................   7
Amsler Coats of Arms ..................................................... 8
Amsler Lineage and Meaning of Names ....................................... 12
First Known  Amsler Ancestor ............................................... 14
Seven  Generations of Schaffner ........................................... ... 15
Hans Ulrich Amsler, the Patriarch ..................... ....................16
Amslers Come to Texas .........     .........    ......... .............. 17
Barbara (Schaffner) Amsler  .................................. ............. 17

The 12 Children of Hans Ulrich and Barbara Amsler:
Sibling  Gener-   Name
No.      ation
I       9         Verena(m . Schaffner)...................................    19
          10-14    Descendants  ........................................ 19-22

II      9         Charles Conrad ........................................23
          10       Charles Jr  ................... ......................... 37
          11-15    Descendants  ...........................:  .......... .60-81
          10       John   Carl ............................................. 41
          10       Samuel .............................................. 47
          11-14    Descendants  .................................. .....81-86
          10       Eliza (m. W elhausen) ....................................53
          11-14    Descendants  ........................................86-91
          10       Louis Philip  ........................................... 54
          11-15    Descendants  ........................................ 91-96

III      9         Maria (m. Hediger)..................................... 97

IV       9         Marcus .............................................. 98
          10       Caroline  (m . Reitsch)  ................................... 103
          11-14    Descendants  ...................................... 111-115



Sibling  Gener-    Name
No.     ation
          10       Louisa (m. Byrnes) ......................    ........... 104
          11-14    Descendants ...................................... 115-118
          10       Edward   ..................................         ...... 105
          11-14    Descendants..................                 ........ 118120
          10       Marcus Jr. or Marcus John .............................. . 106
          11-15    Descendants  ..................... ................ 120-130
          10       Sophia (m . Bailey)  ............................ 108
          11-14    Descendants  ...................................... 130-134
          10       Samuel G  . ..........................................  110
          11-13    Descendants  ............ ....... .................. 134-135

  V      9         Jakob .......................................      .........136
          10       Descendants  .......................................... 136

 VI      9         Elisabeth (m. Wildi)..................................     137
          10       Fritz Wildi. .................................... .......137
          11-14    Descendants .................................     ....... 138

 VII      9        Friedrich/Fritz..... ...........         .............. . 139
          10       Mary (m. Mathis) ..................................... 141
          11-12    Descendants  ......... .................... ........ 143-144
          10       Sophia (m. Schluep)...............................         141
          11-15    Descendants ..................    ................ 144-147
          10       Charles Fritz.....         .......    .......   ......... 141
          11-14    Descendants  ..................................... 147-149

VIII     9         Johannes/John .................... .................       150

  IX     9         Samuel................................ .......... 151

  X      9         Barbara (m. Seeberger).................................    153
          10       Frederica S. (m. Brueggmann) ................... .........  154
          11-13    Descendants .......................................... 154
          10       Julius Seeberger.......     ...    ....... ....................... 154
          10       Rosa S. (m. Falk)......................    ........... .   154
          11       Descendants. ... ..........      ...   ..... .....   .... 154

  XI      9         Sophie (m. Seeberger).............     ............        155
           10       Lena S. (m. Gross) ..................... 156
           11-13    Descendants .....................     .........       . 157-158

  XII     9         Susanna (m. Hillboldt)... ...........     ... .......     . 159
           10       Clara H. (m. Gross). ......... ........ ................   160
           11-14    Descendants  ...................................... 161-168
           10-11    Jacob Hillboldt...........................................160
           10-11    Jacob Hillboldt .................  ...................... 160
           10       Louis Hillboldt .......  ................... ............ 161
           11-14    Descendants  ...................................... 168-169



SUPPLEMENTS
   A. Land Records .     ............171
   B. Military Records ................. ...... .............      ....  187
   C. Letters  ........................................................ 209
   D. Recollections  ...................... ................... .........  237
   E. Miscellaneous .................................................. 261

FULL-PAGE ILLUSTRATIONS
   Cat Spring Monument ......................................... frontispiece
   View  of Schinznach  (color) .......... ..................................xvii
   Shield  of Schinznach  ...................................... .......... xviii
   William Tell Monument .........................          ...........5
   Tell's Chapel ............................................... 6
   Coat of Arms (Amslers of Aarau) ...... ...... ....................... 9
   Three Amsler Coats of Arms (color) ....................................... 13
   Lake in Amsler Memorial Park ...................................... . 83
   Marcus and Mary Christina Amsler  ...................................... 98
   Charles Fritz Amsler Family ........................................... 142
   Some Amsler Heirlooms (color) ......................................260
     (Plus Various Documents in Supplements)
Blank Pages for Additional Notes ........................................... 292





Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication: Amsler family, United States Genealogy