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Hessian Guide 

Hessians remaining in America  listing names




by John Merz

page 86 - 87 reprinted here with permission

kindly sent in by Bill Hawk

Copyrights: 2005




Weingaertner, Friedrich, HHE, S#100,D2-Jan1780Virginia,S#400 

Weipenborn, John, see Weissenborn, Johannes, Hessians N.S. 

Weiss, Johannes, K-11, Carol White, JSHA 1997. 

WEISSENBORN, Johannes, Waldeck Regt., Hessians of N.S. 

Weitzel, Johannes, HHE, Frederick Co., Maryland, S#147. 

Weitzel, Nikolaus, HHE, Frederick Co., Maryland, S#147. 

WEITZEL, Nikolaus, HHE, Hessians of Upper Canada, p.211-12. 

Weitzel, Nikolaus, HHE, S#100,17, D2-Jan1779 Frederick,MD.

Weitzel/Waitzel, Johann, HHE, S#100,17, D2-Feb1781 Virginia. 

Welt, Joseph, M*1784 Ste-Genevieve, Berthier, Que., S#400. 

WENDEL, Wilhelm, K-9, Hessians of Nova Scotia. 

Wendell, William, see Wendel, Wilhelm, Hessians of N.S. 

Wenderich, Christian, HHE, Mali Carson, JSHA 1997. 

Wentzel, Georg, K-8, S#132, D2-1/1779, S#25 PA Oaths 17/8/82 

Wepler, Martin, K-22, Robert Webler, JSHA 1997. 

WERNER, Adam, K-5, Muehlhausen, Hessians of Nova Scotia. 

Werner, Christian, A-B, S#19,33, S#400, D2-Dec.1782, USA. 

Werner, Conrad, K-10, (worked for Lancaster farmer)H.o.U.C. 

Werner, Daniel, see Warner, Daniel, Hessians of Nova Scotia. 

Werner, Michael, A-Z, S#22,401, Hessians of Nova Scotia. 

Wert/Wirt/Wist, John, see Wirt, Johannes, H.of U.C.

Wessels/Whitsell/Wysdell, Nicholas, see Weitzel, Nicholas. 

Wessenborn, John, see Weissenborn, Johannes, Hessians of NS. 

WESTHIN, Johannes, K-4, Landshut D8300, Hessians of N.S. 

Westin, John, see Westhin, Johannes, Hessians of N.S. 

Weston, John, see Westhin, Johannes, Hessians of N.S. 

Westphal, Gottfried, HHE, S#100,17,SH-11/1782,M*1785BerksCo. 

Westphal, Gottfried, K-22, S#134, D2-10/81,5/83, S#25PA-Oath 

WETZEL, Christian, K-22, Hessians of Upper Canada, p.86. 

Wetzel, Kaspar, K-19, S#133, D2-5/1782 Savannah, to PA. 

Weygand, Nicholas, B.R.?, (Hessian deserter) H.of U.C.,p.74. 

Weyley, Windell, see Wyley, Wyndell. 

Whiston, John, see Westhin, Johannes, Hessians of N.S.

Whitaker/Widdinger, Christopher, see Wedekind, Chr., S#147. 

Whitsell, Christian, see Wetzel, Christian. 

Whitty, John, Great Barrington, S#322,see Witte, Jobst, S#18

Wickert, Johannes, no further information 

Wideman, John, see Weidemann, Johannes, Hessians of N.S. 

Wiechmann, Gebhard, B-?, S#18, M*1786Reading, PA., TrinLuth. 

Wiedecker, Andreas, B-?, S#18, M*1783BerksCo.S#8v3/3p97. 

WIEDERHOLDT, Joseph, K-18, Helmshausen D3581, H.of N.S. 

Wiegemann, Andreas, B-?, S#8v3/3p97, M*1795BerksCo.PA. 

WIEGMANN, Christoph, WAL, Hessians of Nova Scotia. 

Wieland, Henry, see Weiland, Heinrich, Hessians of N.S. 

Wienecke, Andreas, B-1, S#18, S#8v3/lp85,3/2p80, S#401,

Wiesenmilder/Wiesenminder, Christian, see Wissemueller,S#147 

Wiest, Heinrich, S#25 PA-Oath 10/8/82 see Wuest, Henrich. 

Wigand, Georg, K-3, Elizabeth Kimble, JSHA 1997.

Wightman, John, see Weidemann, Johannes, Hessians of N.S.'

Wigle, John Windel, see Wendel Weigeli, H.of U.C.

WILD, Lorenz, A-B, Hessians of Nova Scotia.

WILHAUSEN, Friedrich Wilhelm, Hessians of Nova Scotia.

Wilhelmi, Ernst Diederich, HAJ, S#100,13,401, D1-1783Quebec

Will, Lorenz, see Wild, Lorenz, Hessians of Nova Scotia.

Willcke, Friedrich, B-?, S#18, D2-1783Penobscot/Maine.

Wille, Hieronymus, K-10, S#133, 1776Trenton POW, S#400.

Willenbruch, Franz, Corp.B-?, S#18,152, D2-22/12/1778York,PA

Willenbruch, Henry, B-?, B*D1789, Reading,PA,Trinity Lth.Chr

Willmann, Michael, HAR, S#100,17, S#400, settld.Schoharie,NY

Winckler, Johann Anton, A-B, Frederick Co., Maryland, S#147.

Windill, William, see Wendel, Wilhelm, Hessians of N.S.

Wingemann, Gebhard,M*1786BerksCo.,S#8v3/3,see Wiechmann, G.

WINTER., .... There are many Hessian soldiers in HETRINA Vol.

Winter, . .. who remained in USA, Heinrich,Michael,John,etc.

Winter, Christoph, K-17, D2-Ju11783, S#134, NSG.vol.XVI/1.

Winchell, Justus, B-?, S#401, Settled Hebron, Washington Co., NY

Winnefield, Johannes, B-4, S#192, D2-11/1778, Poss. Winchell, Justus



Winter, Friedrich, (b.1750/51) K-2, S#133, D2-1782, S#400.

Winter, Ludwig, K-6, S#132, POW 1776 Trenton, N.J., S#400.

Winter, Peter, WAL, Mildred Pretzer, JSHA 1997. S#8vo1.6/1.

Winterschmidt, Carl, Lt.B-?, Nellie A. Ricks, JSHA 1997.

WIRT, Johannes, HHE, Hessians of Upper Canada, p.107.

Wiskemann, Christian/Christoph, HHE, S#100,17, SH-Oct1782.

Wissemueller, Christian, K-8, Frederick Co., MD., S#147.

Wissenbach, Joh.Philipp, HHE, S#100,17, D2-Dec.1778nearYork

With/Vied/Ulith, Henry, see Vith, Henrich, S#147.

Witt, Joachim, K-10, S#133, D2-7/1782 Quarter House, to PA.

Witte, Jobst, or Wetter Joh. B-? S#18, see Whitty, S#322.

Witteke, Andreas, B-?, S#8v3/3p97 see Wiedecke, Andreas.

Witzel, Christoph, B-6, John Wetsel Jr., JSHA 1997.

Witzel/Witsell, Nicholas, see Weitzel, Nicholas.

Woerth, John, see Johannes Wirt, H.of U.C.

Wolf/Wolfe/Woolfe, Lodowick, see Wolff, Ludwick.

Wolff, Anton, K-22, E.L.Woolf, F.L.Millner, JSHA 1997.

Wolff, Christian, B-?, S#18, S#400, POW USA location unknown

Wolff, Johann, no info., Pauline H. Boull, JSHA 1997.

WOLFF, Ludwig, B-3, Hessians of Upper Canada, p.203.

Wolffskeil, . ..7, K-19, S#133, S#400,

Wolfskeil, Johannes, K-10, S#133, whereabouts unknown.

Wollenhap, see Wollenhaupt.

Wollenhaupt, Johannes, K-19, S#133, D2-7/1782 Savannah,to PA

Wolters, Christian, B-?, Dorothy Chase, JSHA 1997.

Wolters, Johann Petrus, B-?, Dorothy Chase, JSHA 1997.

WOLTZ, Johann Georg, Hessians of Nova Scotia.

Wrede, Carl Simon, B-?, S#18, D2-1781Winchester,VA. S#401.

Wrede, Georg, B-?, S#18, D2-Boston1777, S#401

Wright, Mitchell, see Reith, Michael.

Wuest, Henrich, K-22, S#134,D2-12/1777Germantown,S#25PA-oath

Wurtele, George, Montreal merchant, WM*Borman, H.of U.C.p154

WURZBACH, August Frederick, Hessians of U.C.p.108., S#57.

Wurzbach, Johann Andreas, A-B, Tambour, Hessians of U.C.p108

Wusman, Yorick, see Wassmann, Konrad S#25 PA-Oaths 22/12/79

Wuth, Michael, B-?, S#18, D2-1783Penobscot/Maine.

Wyley, Wyndel, (Detroit), Hessians of Upper Canada, p.108.

Wyman, Christopher, see Wiegman, Christoph, Hessians of N.S.

Wymer, Barth., see Weimar, Bartholomaeus.

Yesterday, Michael, see Ostertag, Joh.Michael, S#147.

Youngeman, see Jungermann

Zancke, Christoph, K-8, Frederick Co., Maryland, S#147.

Zangel, Johann, A-B, J.Stayer, L.G.Miles, JSHA 1997, S#187.

Zauste/Zost, Christian, see Sauste, Christian, S#400.

Zeigler, Francis, see Ziegler, Franz, Hessians of N.S.

Zeigler, John Francis, see Ziegler, Franz, Hessians of N.S.

Zeilmann, Johann Ludwig, HAJ, S#100, D1-Que1783 (Albany,NY)

Zeiss, , Surgeons Mate, S#131,132, S#400 (Cease?)

Zeiss, Hieronymus, K-8, Frederick Co., Maryland, S#147.

Zellmann/Zeillmann, see Zeilmann, HAJ. S#400 (D.F.Marr)

ZENECKE, Erdmann, WAL, Goeritz X2131, Hessians of N.S.

Zeneva, Edmund, see Zenecke, Erdmann, Hessians of N.S.

Zerr, Burghard, K-13, S#131, D2-10/1783, S#54p572, N.Y.

Zeth, Ulrich, HHE, Frederick Co., Maryland, S#147,401 (Sate)

Zeth, Ulrich, HHE, S#100,17, D2-Jan1779 Taneytown, Maryland.

Zeuch, Jacob, K-2, S#133, D2-9/1782, Kristen Davis, JSHA1997

Zeuch, Johannes, K-2, S#133, Frederick, Maryland, S#147,401

Zeug, Johannes, see Zeuch, Johannes, S#147,S#401.

Zeul, Konrad, HHE, Frederick Co., Maryland, S#147.

Zeul, Konrad, HHE, Glenda Lloyd, JSHA 1997.

Zeul, Konrad, HHE, S#100,17, D2-Jan1779 Frederick, Maryland.

Ziegeler, Wilhelm, K-8, Frederick Co., Maryland, S# 147.

Ziegelstiel, Georg, see Sichelstiel, Georg, H.of U.C. p.106.

ZIEGLER, Franz, WAL, Niederode D6401, Hessians of N.S.








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