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THE WINDECKERS AND RELATED FAMILIES

A Family History donated by: Harry Windecker

Descendants of Hendrick Klock

NOTE: Generations 1 through 4 are based on the work of Williams, with little corroboration from other sources. Generations 5 and later are from known family history sources and/or from US census and other reliable sources, including church records and cemetery data.

Generation No. 1

1. HENDRICK1 KLOCK was born 1663 in Germany, and died 1760. He married (1) MARIA MARGARETHA (?). He later married (2) JACOMYNITJE (?), no children known.

Children of HENDRICK KLOCK and MARIA MARGARETHA are:
i. HONORICH2 KLOCK, b. Abt. 1700.
2. ii. JACOB KLOCK, b. Abt. 1705, Germany.
iii. BARVALIS KLOCK, b. Bef. 1710.
iv. JOHANNES KLOCK, b. Bef. 1710.

Generation No. 2

2. JACOB2 KLOCK (HENDRICK1) was born Abt. 1705 in Germany. He married (1) ELIZABETH BELLINGER. He later married (2) CATHERINE NELLIS.

Children of JACOB KLOCK and ELIZABETH BELLINGER are:
3. i. ADAM3 KLOCK, b. 1731.
ii. JACOB KLOCK.
iii. MARGARET KLOCK.

Generation No. 3

3. ADAM3 KLOCK (JACOB2, HENDRICK1) was born 1731. He married CATY SEEBER.

Child of ADAM KLOCK and CATY SEEBER is:
4. i. ADAM J.4 KLOCK, b. May 22, 1751; d. October 12, 1823.

Generation No. 4

4. ADAM J.4 KLOCK (ADAM3, JACOB2, HENDRICK1) was born May 22, 1751, and died October 12, 1823. He married CATHERINE STAURING. She was born September 20, 1753 in Manheim, New York, and died January 10, 1841 in Manheim, New York.

Children of ADAM KLOCK and CATHERINE STAURING are:
5. i. JOHANN ADAM5 KLOCK, b. November 22, 1781; d. March 14, 1862.
ii. MAGDALENA KLOCK, b. May 21, 1771.
iii. CATHERINE KLOCK.
iv. SAMUEL KLOCK.
v. JACOB ADAM KLOCK.

Generation No. 5

5. JOHANN ADAM5 KLOCK (ADAM J.4, ADAM3, JACOB2, HENDRICK1) was born November 22, 1781, and died March 14, 1862. Burial: Manheim, New York. He married CATHERINE SNYDER. She was born February 27, 1780, and died June 19, 1855. Burial: Manheim, New York

Children of JOHANN KLOCK and CATHERINE SNYDER are:
6. i. DANIEL6 KLOCK, b. January 22, 1818, Ingham Mills, Manheim, Herkimer, New York; d. Manheim, New York.
ii. ADAM A. KLOCK.
iii. JACOB A. KLOCK.
iv. PETER A. KLOCK.
v. DELILAH KLOCK.
vi. JEMIMA KLOCK.
vii. JONAS KLOCK.
viii. LUCINDA KLOCK.
ix. AMOS KLOCK.
x. SEREPTA KLOCK.

Generation No. 6

6. DANIEL6 KLOCK (JOHANN ADAM5, ADAM J.4, ADAM3, JACOB2, HENDRICK1) was born January 22, 1818 in Ingham Mills, Manheim, Herkimer, New York, and died in Manheim, New York. Burial: Manheim, New York. He married (1) MARY (?). He later married (2) PELMELIA (?).

Children of DANIEL KLOCK and MARY (?) are:
i. NANCY7 KLOCK, b. 1840.
ii. SYLVESTER KLOCK, b. 1843.
7. iii. ALBERT G. KLOCK, b. 1845; d. 1918.
8. iv. AMANDA MELISSA KLOCK, b. June 15, 1847; d. June 24, 1909, Manheim, New York.
v. MARY R. KLOCK, b. 1850.
Children of DANIEL KLOCK and PELMELIA (?) are:
vi. WILLARD7 KLOCK, b. 1854.
vii. EDWARD KLOCK, b. 1858.
viii. LYDIA KLOCK, b. 1860.

Generation No. 7

7. ALBERT G.7 KLOCK (DANIEL6, JOHANN ADAM5, ADAM J.4, ADAM3, JACOB2, HENDRICK1) was born 1845, and died 1918. He married EMMA F. WOLFE, daughter of HENRY WOLFE and ROSINA WINDECKER. She was born June 19, 1856, and died 1944.

Children of ALBERT KLOCK and EMMA WOLFE are:
i. ROY8 KLOCK, b. 1892; d. 1966.
ii. MABEL KLOCK, b. 1886; d. September 23, 1973; m. FRANK DEVINE.

8. AMANDA MELISSA7 KLOCK (DANIEL6, JOHANN ADAM5, ADAM J.4, ADAM3, JACOB2, HENDRICK1) was born June 15, 1847, and died June 24, 1909 in Manheim, New York. She married GEORGE WILLARD WINDECKER January 01, 1867, son of JOHN WINDECKER and MAGDALANA HAYES. He was born July 10, 1845 in Manheim, New York, and died May 11, 1927 in Manheim, New York. George and Melissa are buried in Manheim, Herkimer, New York

Children of A. MELISSA KLOCK and GEORGE WINDECKER are:
9. i. WILLIAM (WILLARD) EUGENE8 WINDECKER, b. July 28, 1868, Amsterdam, Montgomery, New York; d. October 07, 1937, Manheim, Herkimer, New York.
ii. JOHN DANIEL WINDECKER, b. February 08, 1873; d. January 25, 1875.
iii. HARRY SYLVESTER WINDECKER, b. December 08, 1875; d. March 28, 1883.
10. iv. FLOYD FRANCIS WINDECKER, b. May 10, 1878.

Generation No. 8

9. WILLIAM (WILLARD) EUGENE8 WINDECKER (AMANDA MELISSA7 KLOCK, DANIEL6, JOHANN ADAM5, ADAM J.4, ADAM3, JACOB2, HENDRICK1) was born July 28, 1868 in Amsterdam, Montgomery, New York, and died October 07, 1937 in Manheim, Herkimer, New York. Burial: 1937, Manheim, Herkimer, New York. He married MELISSA D. NEWKIRK December 03, 1890, daughter of WILLIAM NEWKIRK and SARAH (?). She was born July 29, 1870 in Amsterdam, Montgomery, New York, and died May 21, 1939 in Manheim, Herkimer, New York. Burial: 1939, Manheim, Herkimer, New York

Children of WILLIAM WINDECKER and MELISSA NEWKIRK are:
11. i. HARRY NEWKIRK9 WINDECKER, b. December 28, 1891, Amsterdam, Montgomery, New York; d. January 13, 1959, Schuyler, Herkimer, New York.
ii. LEONARD FRAZIER WINDECKER, b. April 02, 1893, Manheim, NY; d. March 05, 1971; m. MARRIETTA THOMPSON, Abt. February 03, 1917; b. February 03, 1897; d. September 30, 1981.
12. iii. WILLARD GEORGE WINDECKER, b. July 24, 1895, Manheim, NY; d. February 18, 1981.
13. iv. ALICE LILLIAN WINDECKER, b. September 17, 1905, Manheim, New York; d. July 23, 1984.

10. FLOYD FRANCIS8 WINDECKER (AMANDA MELISSA7 KLOCK, DANIEL6, JOHANN ADAM5, ADAM J.4, ADAM3, JACOB2, HENDRICK1) was born May 10, 1878. He married MABEL CARR.

Children of FLOYD WINDECKER and MABEL CARR are:
14. i. WALTER EARL9 WINDECKER, b. June 18, 1905; d. March 31, 1970.
15. ii. ELSIE BELL WINDECKER, b. February 24, 1911.
16. iii. ROBERT JOHN WINDECKER, b. May 27, 1913.
17. iv. EDNA MAY WINDECKER, b. June 02, 1915; d. November 13, 1955.
18. v. RUSSELL EVERETT WINDECKER, b. June 21, 1920.
19. vi. AUDREY OLIVE WINDECKER, b. May 11, 1925.

Generation No. 9

11. HARRY NEWKIRK9 WINDECKER (WILLIAM EUGENE8, AMANDA MELISSA7 KLOCK, DANIEL6, JOHANN ADAM5, ADAM J.4, ADAM3, JACOB2, HENDRICK1) was born December 28, 1891 in Amsterdam, Montgomery, New York, and died January 13, 1959 in Schuyler, Herkimer, New York. Burial: 1959, Middleville, Herkimer, New York. He married EDITH ELIZABETH FARRINGTON August 22, 1916 in Mohawk, Herkimer, New York, daughter of ELMER FARRINGTON and ELLA POWERS. She was born June 27, 1897 in Schuyler, Herkimer, New York, and died October 15, 1981 in Schuyler, Herkimer, New York. Burial: 1981, Middleville, Herkimer, New York.

Children of HARRY WINDECKER and E. ELIZABETH FARRINGTON are:
i. HELEN MARION10 WINDECKER, b. March 06, 1917, Schuyler, New York; m. FREDERICK EDGAR HYER, September 27, 1939; b. July 02, 1919, Schuyler, New York; d. February 10, 1959, Herkimer, New York. Burial: Schuyler, New York.
ii. HAROLD FARRINGTON WINDECKER, b. September 15, 1920, Schuyler, Herkimer, New York; d. November 07, 1994, Toms River, New Jersey.
iii. AGNES SHIRLEY WINDECKER, b. November 07, 1927, Schuyler, New York; d. May 11, 1999, Ilion, New York.
iv. LEROY WILLARD WINDECKER, b. May 02, 1931, Schuyler, New York.

12. WILLARD GEORGE9 WINDECKER (WILLIAM EUGENE8, AMANDA MELISSA7 KLOCK, DANIEL6, JOHANN ADAM5, ADAM J.4, ADAM3, JACOB2, HENDRICK1) was born July 24, 1895 in Manheim, NY, and died February 18, 1981. He married (1) SARAH THOMPSON November 07, 1918. She died November 23, 1923. He married (2) ETHEL SMITH October 20, 1926. She was born August 01, 1897.

Child of WILLARD WINDECKER and SARAH THOMPSON is:
i. JAMES WILLARD10 WINDECKER, b. June 21, 1921.
Children of WILLARD WINDECKER and ETHEL SMITH are:
ii. BRUCE CLINTON10 WINDECKER, b. May 31, 1929.
iii. LOIS BEVERLY WINDECKER, b. November 04, 1930.

13. ALICE LILLIAN9 WINDECKER (WILLIAM EUGENE8, AMANDA MELISSA7 KLOCK, DANIEL6, JOHANN ADAM5, ADAM J.4, ADAM3, JACOB2, HENDRICK1) was born September 17, 1905 in Manheim, New York, and died July 23, 1984. She married FRANK WELSH April 16, 1928. He was born August 25, 1898.

Children of ALICE WINDECKER and FRANK WELSH are:
i. FRANKLIN10 WELSH, b. 1929.
ii. RICHARD WELSH, b. March 10, 1935.

14. WALTER EARL9 WINDECKER (FLOYD FRANCIS8, AMANDA MELISSA7 KLOCK, DANIEL6, JOHANN ADAM5, ADAM J.4, ADAM3, JACOB2, HENDRICK1) was born June 18, 1905, and died March 31, 1970. He married MARY ELIZABETH WEAVER.

Child of WALTER WINDECKER and MARY WEAVER is:
i. WALTER S.10 WINDECKER, b. May 31, 1933.

15. ELSIE BELL9 WINDECKER (FLOYD FRANCIS8, AMANDA MELISSA7 KLOCK, DANIEL6, JOHANN ADAM5, ADAM J.4, ADAM3, JACOB2, HENDRICK1) was born February 24, 1911. She married ARTHUR MOSHER.

Children of ELSIE WINDECKER and ARTHUR MOSHER are:
i. HELEN ELIZABETH10 MOSHER, b. June 20, 1934.
ii. MELVIN JAY MOSHER, b. June 24, 1937.

16. ROBERT JOHN9 WINDECKER (FLOYD FRANCIS8, AMANDA MELISSA7 KLOCK, DANIEL6, JOHANN ADAM5, ADAM J.4, ADAM3, JACOB2, HENDRICK1) was born May 27, 1913. He married ELIZABETH FERGUSON.

Children of ROBERT WINDECKER and ELIZABETH FERGUSON are:
i. LOIS JEAN10 WINDECKER, b. June 16, 1945.
ii. BARBARA ANNE WINDECKER, b. June 20, 1947; m. ARTHUR LEWIS DALEY JR., October 11, 1968; b. December 18, 1945; d. August 29, 1995.
iii. ROBERT JOHN WINDECKER, b. August 19, 1948.
iv. WILLIAM EARL WINDECKER, b. August 19, 1948.

17. EDNA MAY9 WINDECKER (FLOYD FRANCIS8, AMANDA MELISSA7 KLOCK, DANIEL6, JOHANN ADAM5, ADAM J.4, ADAM3, JACOB2, HENDRICK1) was born June 02, 1915, and died November 13, 1955. She married HOWARD COOL.

Children of EDNA WINDECKER and HOWARD COOL are:
i. CARL10 COOL, b. August 30, 1945.
ii. ROY COOL, b. May 20, 1950.
iii. DAVID COOL, b. March 02, 1955.

18. RUSSELL EVERETT9 WINDECKER (FLOYD FRANCIS8, AMANDA MELISSA7 KLOCK, DANIEL6, JOHANN ADAM5, ADAM J.4, ADAM3, JACOB2, HENDRICK1) was born June 21, 1920. He married KATHLEEN WARNER.

Child of RUSSELL WINDECKER and KATHLEEN WARNER is:
i. CAROLINE10 WINDECKER, b. January 26, 1944; m. CHARLES BURROUGHS.

19. AUDREY OLIVE9 WINDECKER (FLOYD FRANCIS8, AMANDA MELISSA7 KLOCK, DANIEL6, JOHANN ADAM5, ADAM J.4, ADAM3, JACOB2, HENDRICK1) was born May 11, 1925. She married LELAND KRAFT.

Child of AUDREY WINDECKER and LELAND KRAFT is:
i. DIANE LEE10 KRAFT, b. January 26, 1945.

FOR SUBSEQUENT GENERATIONS REFERENCE PRECEEDING GENEALOGICAL REPORT: "DESCENDANTS OF JOHANN HARTMAN WINDECKER."

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