First Generation

1. David RENTSCHLER, son of Georg Adam RENTSCHLER and Julianne WEBER, was born in Oberreichenbach, Wurttemberg, Germany 8 Oct 1803. He died 4 Mar 1875 in Liebenzell, Wurttemberg, Germany.

He married Anna Maria REXER in Liebenzell, Wurttemberg, Germany, 19 Sep 1830. Anna was born in Maisenbach, Wurttemberg, Germany. Anna was the daughter of Georg Friedrich REXER (a farmer in Maisenbach).

Oberreichenbach and Maisenbach are near present day Bad Liebenzell.

David RENTSCHLER and Anna Maria REXER had the following children:

 
2. i. George 'Adam' RENTSCHLER was born 20 Feb 1832. Adam's family.
 
3. ii. Jakob Friedrich 'Fred' RENTSCHLER was born 26 Jan 1833. Fred's family.
 
4. iii. Christian RENTSCHLER was born 25 Apr 1836. Christian's family.
 
5. iv. Anna 'Barbara' RENTSCHLER was born 22 Oct 1837. She married Michael PFEIFFER. Barbara's family.
 
6. v.  Johannes 'John' RENTSCHLER was born in Maisenbach, Wurttemberg, Germany 30 Aug 1841. He died 30 Jan 1918 in Illiopolis, Sangamon Co, IL. His body was interred in Mechanicsburg Cemetery, Mechanicsburg, Sangamon Co, IL. He married Sarah F. SCOTT in Springfield, Sangamon Co, IL, 21 Jun 1866. Sarah was born in Pennsylvania 1840, the daughter of Parker SCOTT and Mary WITHROW. She died 29 Aug 1926 in Dawson, Sangamon Co, IL. Her body was interred in Mechanicsburg Cemetery, Mechanicsburg, Sangamon Co, IL.
 
7. vi. Anna Maria RENTSCHLER was born 18 Jan 1842. She married twice. She married LOTTERLE. She married Johann Michael BURKHARDT. Anna and Johann Michael's family.
 
8. vii. Philip RENTSCHLER was born 26 Dec 1842. Philip's family.
 
9. viii. Johann Michael RENTSCHLER was born in Maisenbach, Wurttemberg, Germany 8 May 1844. He died 22 May 1844 in Liebenzell-Maisenbach, Germany.
 
10. ix. Kathrina RENTSCHLER was born in Maisenbach, Wurttemberg, Germany 22 Jul 1845.
 
11. x. Johann Georg RENTSCHLER was born in Maisenbach, Wurttemberg, Germany 1 Oct 1847. He died 25 Feb 1848 in Maisenbach, Wurttemberg, Germany.
 
12. xi. Michael RENTSCHLER was born 29 Sep 1849. Michael's family.
 
13. xii. Juliane 'Julia' RENTSCHLER was born in Maisenbach, Wurttemberg, Germany 15 Mar 1851. She married KUECHLER.
 
14. xiii. Johann Georg RENTSCHLER was born in Maisenbach, Wurttemberg, Germany 9 May 1852. He died 25 Jun 1852 in Maisenbach, Wurttemberg, Germany.
 

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