Henry Heisser

Henry Herbert Heisser (1814 - 1895)

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Henry Herbert Heisser
Born in Baden, Germanymap
Son of [father unknown] and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
Husband of — married [date unknown] [location unknown]
Descendants descendants
Died in Madisonville, St Tammany, Louisiana, USAmap
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Henry Heisser was born on 1 March 1814 in Baden, Germany. [1][2]

He married Delila York circa 1842.[2]

He was a carpenter when he and Delila appeared on the census of 21 Aug. 1850 at St. Tammany Parish, Louisiana.[3] He was a blacksmith when he and Delila appeared on the census of 12 July 1860 at St. Tammany Parish, Louisiana.[4]

He married Mrs. Ann Temaas on 15 Feb. 1870 at St. Tammany Parish, Louisiana.[2][5]

He was a manufacturer of lumber when he and Ann appeared on the census of 26 July 1870 at St. Tammany Parish, Louisiana.[6] He was a mill owner when he appeared on the census of 16 June 1880 at St. Tammany Parish, Louisiana.[7]

He died on 2 Feb 1898 at Madisonville, St. Tammany Parish, Louisiana, USA, at age 83 and was buried at Madisonville Cemetery, Main St., Madisonville, St. Tammany Parish, Louisiana.[1][2]


21 Aug. 1850

St. Tammany Parish, Louisiana.

  • Heser, Henry age 36 b. Germany. Carpenter.
  • Delila age 35 b. LA.
  • Razenis female age 7 b. LA.
  • H.C. m. age 5 b. LA.
  • Claret f. age 4 b. LA.
  • Hellena f. age 3 b. LA.
  • Amelia f. age 6 b. LA.
  • Michell m. age 26 b. Germany.[3]
12 July 1860

St. Tammany Parish, Louisiana.

  • Hizer, H. age 47 b. Germany. Blacksmith.
  • Delphine age 46 b. LA.
  • Resemer female age 17 b. LA.
  • Henry age 15 b. LA.
  • Sarah age 14 b. LA.
  • Elon female age 13 b. LA.
  • Emila female age 11 b. LA.
  • Charles age 8 b. LA.
  • William age 7 b. LA.
  • Casimer age 6 b. LA.
  • John age 5 b. LA.
  • Theodore age 1 b. LA.[4]
26 July 1870

St. Tammany Parish, Louisiana.

  • Heiser, Henry age 56 b. Prussia. Manufacturer of Lumber.
  • Anna age 45 b. LA.
  • John age 13 b. LA.
  • Theodore age 10 b. LA.[6]
16 June 1880

St. Tammany Parish, Louisiana.

  • Heisser, Henry age 66 widower b. Baden. Mill Owner.
  • Casmore son age 25 married b. LA Wheelwright.
  • John H. son age 23 single b. LA Blacksmith.
  • Theadore P. son age 20 single b. LA Laborer.
  • Salina J. age 23 dau-in-law married b. LA.
  • Clara R. age 3 gr-dau b. LA.
  • George C. age 1 gr-son b. LA.[7]


  1. 1.0 1.1 Madisonville Cemetery H. Heisser. 4 Mar. 1844(sic) - 24 Feb. 1898 b. Hamburg, Germany.
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 Heisser Family Tree]
  3. 3.0 3.1 Year: 1850; Census Place: St Tammany, Louisiana; Roll: M432_241; Page: 276B; Image: 61 1850 US Census. Henry Heser.
  4. 4.0 4.1 Year: 1860; Census Place: St Tammany, Louisiana; Roll: M653_425; Page: 52; Image: 288; Family History Library Film: 803425 1860 US Census. H Hizer.
  5. Louisiana, Marriages, 1718-1925 Name: Mrs. Ann Temaas Spouse: Henry Heisser. Marriage date: 15 Feb. 1870 Marriage place: St. Tammany.
  6. 6.0 6.1 Year: 1870; Census Place: Ward 9, St Tammany, Louisiana; Roll: M593_532; Page: 60A; Image: 123; Family History Library Film: 552031 1870 US Census. Henry Heiser.
  7. 7.0 7.1 Year: 1880; Census Place: 4th Ward, St Tammany, Louisiana; Roll: 471; Family History Film: 1254471; Page: 385D; Enumeration District: 175; Image: 0554 1880 US Census. Henry Heisser.


Profile researched by Phil Smith.


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On 25 Nov 2015 at 08:58 GMT Liz (Noland) Shifflett wrote:

Hi! I added the Migrating Ancestor Template and & the project box for Louisiana Families. Feel free to move them (or delete them). Cheers, Liz

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