When and how did my great-grandfather Henry Hasel (3/9/1846-12/6/1929) get from Germany to Ohio, USA?

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WikiTree profile: Karl Hasel
in Genealogy Help by Karl Hasel G2G Crew (430 points)

2 Answers

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Here are a few records to check out. The 1910 census says he arrived in 1854. However, the 1870 census lists his father as Christ Hasel. The immigration record for Christ lists arrival as 1846 (unless they are not the same person):

Name: Christ Hasel
Age in 1870: 57
Birth Year: abt 1813
Birthplace: Prussia
Home in 1870: Troy, Wood, Ohio
Race: White
Gender: Male
Post Office: Woodville Sandusky County
Value of real estate: View image
Household Members:
Name Age
Christ Hasel 57
Leno Hasel 54
Henry Hasel 24
Martha Hasel 18
Christopher Hasel 16

Source Citation

Year: 1870; Census Place: Troy, Wood, Ohio; Roll: M593_1283; Page: 554A; Image: 565; Family History Library Film: 552782



Name: Christiam Hasel
Arrival Date: 9 May 1846
Birth Date: abt 1814
Age: 32
Gender: Male
Port of Departure: Le Havre, France
Port of Arrival: New York, New York
Ship Name: Burgundy
Search Ship Database: Search for the Burgundy in the 'Passenger Ships and Images' database
Search Hamburg Passenger Lists: Search for the departure in Hamburg Passenger Lists

Source Citation

Year: 1846; Arrival: New York, New York; Microfilm Serial: M237, 1820-1897; Microfilm Roll: Roll 061; Line: 33; List Number: 281


by Doug Lockwood G2G Astronaut (2.4m points)
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Here is the 1910 census


Name: Henry Hasel
Age in 1910: 64
Birth Year: abt 1846
Birthplace: Germany
Home in 1910: Troy, Wood, Ohio
Race: White
Gender: Male
Immigration Year: 1854
Relation to Head of House: Head
Marital Status: Married
Spouse's Name: Mary E Hasel
Father's Birthplace: Germany
Mother's Birthplace: Germany
Neighbors: View others on page
Household Members:
Name Age
Henry Hasel 64
Mary E Hasel 57
Dora Hasel 33
Henry L Hasel 25
Eadethe Hasel 18

Source Citation

Year: 1910; Census Place: Troy, Wood, Ohio; Roll: T624_1240; Page: 2A; Enumeration District: 0209; FHL microfilm: 1375253


by Doug Lockwood G2G Astronaut (2.4m points)

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