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Heckscher Family



Generation One



1. Martin Anton1 Heckscher was born 1762 at Hamburg, Germany; he married Eva Schlesinger, daughter of Jacob Moses Schlesinger, 2 Apr 1794; he died 1823; he was buried at Pere la Chaise Cemetery, Paris, France.
He and Eva Schlesinger resided at Hamburg, Germany. He was a banker in the largest banking house in Hamburg, Germany. He resided at Altona District, Germany. He resided at Paris, France.
Eva Schlesinger was born in 1768. She died in 1851. She was buried at Pere la Chaise Cemetery, Paris, France.
Known children of Martin Anton1 Heckscher and Eva Schlesinger were as follows:

Generation Two



2. Carl Martin Adolph2 Heckscher (Martin1) was born 1796; he married Johanna Eva Barbara Steiger, daughter of Anton Steiger; he died 1850.
Johanna Eva Barbara Steiger was born in 1802. She died in 1865.
Known children of Carl Martin Adolph2 Heckscher and Johanna Eva Barbara Steiger were as follows:

3. Johan Gustav Wilhelm Moritz2 Heckscher (Martin1) was born 27 Dec 1797 at Hamburg, Germany; he married Marie Antoinette Brautigan 1848; he died 1865.
He was a lawyer. He was the Prussian Minister of Foreign Affairs. He was the Prussian Minister to Italy. He was the Prussian Minister to Austria.
Marie Antoinette Brautigan was born at Germany.
Known children of Johan Gustave Wilhelm Moritz2 Heckscher and Marie Antoinette Brautigan were as follows:

4. Charles August2 Heckscher (Martin1) was born 1806 at Paris, France; he married Georgiana Louisa Coster, daughter of John Gerard Coster and Catharine Margaret Holsmann; he died 1866.
He was a coal merchant. He immigrated circa 1830 to New York, NY.
Known children of Charles August2 Heckscher and Georgiana Louisa Coster were as follows:

Generation Three



5. Marie3 Heckscher (Carl2, Martin1) married ___ Caesar.
___ Caesar resided at Bremen, Germany.
Known children of Marie3 Heckscher and ___ Caesar were:

6. John Gustave Richard3 Heckscher (Carl2, Martin1) was born 6 Aug 1822 at Hamburg, Germany; he married Lucretia Ledyard Stevens, daughter of John Austin Stevens and Abigail Perkins Weld, 7 May 1857 at New York, NY; he died 10 Jul 1901 at Philadelphia, PA, at age 78; he was buried 13 Jul 1901 at Woodlands Cemetery, Philadelphia, PA.
He was a banker and a coal/steel merchant. He resided at Hamburg, Germany. He resided at Paris, France. He immigrated in 1842 to America. He and Lucretia Ledyard Stevens resided in 1857 at New York, NY. He and Lucretia Ledyard Stevens resided in 1869 at Philadelphia, PA. He and Lucretia Ledyard Stevens resided in 1874 at 'Greenwood Farm', Strafford, Chester Co., PA.
Lucretia Ledyard Stevens was born on 9 Oct 1830 at New York, NY. She died on 22 May 1907 at Philadelphia, PA, at age 76. She was buried on 25 May 1907 at Woodlands Cemetery, Philadelphia, PA.
Known children of John Gustave Richard3 Heckscher and Lucretia Ledyard Stevens were as follows:

7. August3 Heckscher (Johan2, Martin1) was born 27 Aug 1848 at Hamburg, Germany; he married Anna P. Atkins, daughter of Charles M. Atkins, 13 Oct 1881 at Pottsville, PA; he married Virginia Henry 2 Jul 1930 at Croton-on-Hudson, NY; 2nd wife, 2nd husband; he died 26 Apr 1941 at Mountain Lake, FL, at age 92.
He was a coal merchant. He immigrated in 1868 to America. He was naturalized in 1873.
Anna P. Atkins was born circa 1859 at Pennsylvania. She died on 13 Aug 1924; at sea returning from England.
Known children of August3 Heckscher and Anna P. Atkins were as follows:
Virginia Henry was born circa 1885 at Vienna, Austria. She married Edwin Burr Curtiss; 1st husband. She died on 10 Jul 1941 at New York, NY.

8. Pauline Desire3 Heckscher (Charles2, Martin1) married Col. Phillip M. Lydig; she died 28 May 1897 at New York, NY.
Col. Phillip M. Lydig died circa 1871. He was on the staff of Phil Sheridan during the Civil War.
Known children of Pauline Desire3 Heckscher and Col. Phillip M. Lydig were:

9. John Gerard3 Heckscher (Charles2, Martin1) was born 1837 at New York, NY; he married Cornelia Lawrence Whitney, daughter of Henry Whitney and Hannah Eugenia Lawrence, 1862; 1st wife; he married Mary Travers, daughter of William R. Travers and Maria Louisa Johnson, 1892; 2nd wife; he died 4 Jul 1908.
He resided at New York, NY. He was a Lieutenant in the Twelfth Infantry during the Civil War.
Known children of John Gerard3 Heckscher and Cornelia Lawrence Whitney were as follows:

10. Matilda Coster3 Heckscher (Charles2, Martin1) was born 18 Dec 1838; she married Stephen Van Rensselaer, son of Brig. Gen. Henry Bell Van Rensselaer and Elizabeth Ray King, 9 Dec 1863; she died 10 Jul 1915 at age 76.
Stephen Van Rensselaer was born on 29 Oct 1838. He died on 20 Jan 1904 at age 65.
Known children of Matilda Coster3 Heckscher and Stephen Van Rensselaer were as follows:

11. Catherine Margaret3 Heckscher (Charles2, Martin1) was born 5 Dec 1840 at New York, NY; she married Arthur Brice de Saulles, son of Louis de Saulles and Armide Lange, 19 Aug 1869 at Orange, NJ; she died in Nov 1928 at Bethlehem, PA, at age 87.
Arthur Brice de Saulles was born in 1839. He was a civil engineer at New York, NY.
Known children of Catherine Margaret3 Heckscher and Arthur Brice de Saulles were as follows:

12. Georgiana Louisa3 Heckscher (Charles2, Martin1) was born 8 Jan 1845; she married John Christopher Wilmerding, son of William E. Wilmerding; she died 4 Oct 1926 at age 81.
John Christopher Wilmerding was born on 28 Feb 1829. He died on 10 Dec 1903 at Orange, NJ, at age 74.
Known children of Georgiana Louisa3 Heckscher and John Christopher Wilmerding were as follows:

13. Charles August3 Heckscher (Charles2, Martin1) was born either 1849 or 1850 at New York, NY; he married Emelia Thebaud; he died 17 Mar 1936 at New Haven, CT.
He and Emelia Thebaud resided at New Haven, CT.
Known children of Charles August3 Heckscher and Emelia Thebaud were:

Generation Four



14. John Austin Stevens4 Heckscher (John3, Carl2, Martin1) was born in Sep 1858 at New York, NY; he married Celeste de Longpre Massey, daughter of Robert Valentine Massey Jr. and Julia Whitney Pratt, 23 Jan 1883 at St. James Church, Philadelphia, PA; he died 27 Aug 1910 at Westerly, RI, at age 51; he was buried 1 Sep 1910 at Woodlands Cemetery, Philadelphia, PA.
He was a banker & steel merchant. He was educated at University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA.
Celeste de Longpre Massey was born on 23 Feb 1860 at Philadelphia, PA. She died in Feb 1928 at Germantown, PA, at age 67. She was buried on 23 Feb 1928 at Woodlands Cemetery, Philadelphia, PA. She was a composer.
Known children of John Austin Stevens4 Heckscher and Celeste de Longpre Massey were as follows:

15. Johanna Barbara4 Heckscher (John3, Carl2, Martin1) was born 26 Mar 1864 at Whitlock Point, NY; she married Henry Denison Burnham, son of John Appleton Burnham and Jane Isabel Denison, 30 Apr 1888.
She resided at Bar Harbor, ME.
Henry Denison Burnham was born on 24 Nov 1857 at Longwood, MA. He died on 20 Nov 1933 at age 75. He resided at Boston, MA.
Known children of Johanna Barbara4 Heckscher and Henry Denison Burnham were:

16. Maurice4 Heckscher (John3, Carl2, Martin1) was born 22 Nov 1865 at New York, NY; he married Constance Spencer, daughter of Harvey Spencer and Sophia Matilda Lewis, 10 Jan 1893; he died 29 Sep 1905 at Bryn Mawr`, PA, at age 39; he was buried 2 Oct 1905 at Woodlands Cemetery, Philadelphia, PA.
Constance Spencer was born on 10 Jan 1863 at New York, NY. She died on 25 Jan 1947 at Philadelphia, PA, at age 84. She was buried on 28 Jan 1947 at Woodlands Cemetery, Philadelphia, PA. She resided at New York, NY.
Known children of Maurice4 Heckscher and Constance Spencer were as follows:

17. Ledyard4 Heckscher (John3, Carl2, Martin1) was born 25 Feb 1872 at Philadelphia, PA; he married Ethel Hill Hart, daughter of Charles Bryerly Hart and Ida Virginia Hill, 18 Dec 1899 at St. James Church, Philadelphia, PA; 1st wife; he married Martha Nelson Green, daughter of John English Green and ___ Lindenberger, 9 Jan 1937 at St. Bartholmew's Church, New York, NY; 2nd wife, 2nd husband; he died 17 Aug 1951 at Atlantic City, NJ, at age 79; he was buried 21 Aug 1951 at Woodlands Cemetery, Philadelphia, PA.
He and Martha Nelson Green resided at Radnor, PA. He was graduated in 1894 at Harvard University, Cambridge, MA.
Ethel Hill Hart was born in Jan 1879 at Philadelphia, PA. She died on 1 Feb 1936 at Radnor, PA, at age 57. She was buried on 4 Feb 1936 at Woodlands Cemetery, Philadelphia, PA.
Ledyard4 Heckscher and Ethel Hill Hart had 6 children.
Martha Nelson Green was born on 30 Sep 1889 at Kentucky. She married George Floyd Crego, son of Oscar M. Crego; 1st husband. She died on 22 Apr 1954 at Santa Barbara Co., CA, at age 64.

18. Stevens4 Heckscher (John3, Carl2, Martin1) was born 22 Jun 1875 at 'Greenwood Farm', Strafford, Chester Co., PA; he was baptized 30 May 1876 at St. Mark's Church, Philadelphia, PA; he married Henrietta Armitt Brown, daughter of Henry Armitt Brown and Josephine Lea Baker, 15 Jul 1902 at St. Mary's Epicopal Church, Wayne, PA; 1st wife; he married Gwladys Crosby 9 Apr 1917; 2nd wife, 2nd husband; he died 8 May 1931 at Strafford, Chester Co., PA, at age 55; he was buried 11 May 1931 at Woodlands Cemetery, Philadelphia, PA.
He resided at Philadelphia, PA. He and Gwladys Crosby resided at Villanova, PA. He was graduated in 1896 at Harvard College, Cambridge, MA. He was graduated in 1899 at University of Pennsylvania Law School, Philadelphia, PA. He left a will on 8 Jan 1931;
Henrietta Armitt Brown was born on 30 Aug 1878 at Philadelphia, PA. She died on 11 Jun 1912 at Strafford, PA, at age 33. She was buried on 14 Jun 1912 at Woodlands Cemetery, Philadelphia, PA.
Known children of Stevens4 Heckscher and Henrietta Armitt Brown were as follows:
Gwladys Crosby was born on 10 Mar 1883. She married Mark Hopkins in 1905; 1st husband. She died on 26 Jul 1956 at Villanova, PA, at age 73. She was buried on 27 Jul 1956 at Woodlands Cemetery, Philadelphia, PA.
Known children of Stevens4 Heckscher and Gwladys Crosby are:

19. Gustave Maurice4 Heckscher (August3, Johan2, Martin1) married F. Louise Vanderhoef, daughter of Harman B. Vanderhoef, 6 Feb 1907 at St. Bartholomew's Church, New York, NY; 1st wife, 1st husband; he and F. Louise Vanderhoef were divorced May 1927 at Paris, France; he married Luella Gear 28 Sep 1927 at St. James Church, New York, NY; 2nd wife, 2nd husband; he and Luella Gear were divorced 1933 at Reno, NV; he married Dorothy Eleanor Bennett, daughter of Robert Bennett, 27 Jul 1934 at Ramsey, NJ; 3rd wife, 2nd husband.
F. Louise Vanderhoef married John Milton Perkins Thatcher, son of Thomas M. Thatcher, on 18 Jan 1931 at New York, NY; 2nd husband, 2nd wife. She died on 10 Apr 1966 at New York, NY. She resided at New York, NY.
Gustave Maurice4 Heckscher and F. Louise Vanderhoef had 4 children.
Luella Gear married Byron Chandler; 1st husband. She and Byron Chandler were divorced circa 1924. She was an actress.
Dorothy Eleanor Bennett married William W. Arnoult; 1st husband.

20. Antoinette4 Heckscher (August3, Johan2, Martin1) was born 27 Nov 1887; she married Oliver Sylvain Baliol Brett, son of Reginald Brett and Eleanor Van de Weyer, 1 Oct 1912 at 'Wicoma', Huntington, NY.
She and Oliver Sylvain Baliol Brett resided at London, England.
Oliver Sylvain Baliol Brett was Viscount Esher.
Antoinette4 Heckscher and Oliver Sylvain Baliol Brett had 4 children.

21. Charles Augustus4 Van Rensselaer (Matilda3 Heckscher, Charles2, Martin1) was born 28 Jun 1867; he married Caroline Elizabeth FitzGerald, daughter of Desmond FitzGerald and Elizabeth Salisbury, 12 Dec 1899.
He and Caroline Elizabeth FitzGerald resided at Jericho, NY.
Caroline Elizabeth FitzGerald was born on 4 Apr 1871. She resided at Brookline, MA.
Known children of Charles Augustus4 Van Rensselaer and Caroline Elizabeth FitzGerald were as follows:

22. Elizabeth Ray4 Van Rensselaer (Matilda3 Heckscher, Charles2, Martin1) was born 13 Apr 1870; she married John Magee Ellsworth 27 Feb 1900 at Grace Church, New York, NY.
She and John Magee Ellsworth resided at New York, NY.
Known children of Elizabeth Ray4 Van Rensselaer and John Magee Ellsworth were as follows:

23. Stephen4 Van Rensselaer (Matilda3 Heckscher, Charles2, Martin1) was born 29 Dec 1871; he married Marian Watson Farlin, daughter of James A. Farlin, 25 Jul 1905; 1st husband.
Marian Watson Farlin married Edgar S. deWolfe; 2nd husband.
Known children of Stephen4 Van Rensselaer and Marian Watson Farlin are:

24. Georgiana Armide4 de Saulles (Catherine3 Heckscher, Charles2, Martin1) was born Aug 1872; she married A. Garrison McClintock 1894; she died 3 Dec 1933 at Pau, France, at age 61.
A. Garrison McClintock was born in Apr 1868. He died in Aug 1939 at age 71.
Known children of Georgiana Armide4 de Saulles and A. Garrison McClintock were:

25. Charles Augustus Heckscher4 de Saulles (Catherine3 Heckscher, Charles2, Martin1) was born 22 Nov 1876; he married Louise M. Hoch 20 Sep 1905 at Iola, KS; he and Louise M. Hoch were divorced 1922; he died 17 Jul 1962 at Mineola, NY, at age 85.
He and Louise M. Hoch resided at Westbury, NY.
Known children of Charles Augustus Heckscher4 de Saulles include:
Louise M. Hoch was born circa 1882. She died on 20 Aug 1923 at Garden City, NY. She resided at Iola, KS. She resided at Detroit, MI. She resided at Garden City, NY.
Known children of Charles Augustus Heckscher4 de Saulles and Louise M. Hoch are as follows:

26. John Gerard Longer4 de Saulles (Catherine3 Heckscher, Charles2, Martin1) was born 1879; he married Blanca Errazuriz 14 Dec 1911 at English Church, Paris, France; 1st husband; he died 3 Aug 1917 at 'The Box', Meadowbrook Colony, near Westbury, NY.
Blanca Errazuriz was born circa 1894. She married Fernando de Santacruz on 22 Dec 1921 at Santiago, Chile; 2nd husband. She died on 20 Mar 1940 at Vina del Mar, Chile. She resided at Santiago, Chile.
Known children of John Gerard Longer4 de Saulles and Blanca Errazuriz were:

27. Caroline Belmont4 de Saulles (Catherine3 Heckscher, Charles2, Martin1) was born 1 Jan 1882; she married Rudolph Degener, son of John F. Degener, 25 Nov 1902 at Bethlehem, PA; she died 6 Apr 1964 at age 82.
She resided at New York, NY.
Rudolph Degener was born in 1878 at New York, NY. He died on 1 Mar 1937 at Tobago.
Known children of Caroline Belmont4 de Saulles and Rudolph Degener were:

Generation Five



28. Robert Valentine5 Heckscher (John4, John3, Carl2, Martin1) was born 19 Nov 1883 at Philadelphia, PA; he married Sophie Elizabeth Ernst 1 Oct 1909 at Rome, Italy; 1st wife; he and Sophie Elizabeth Ernst were divorced; he married Marcha Oeschbacker 26 Apr 1915; 2nd wife; he died 18 Aug 1928 at age 44.
He was an author.
Marcha Oeschbacker resided at Switzerland. She resided at San Anselmo, CA.

29. Richard Maurice5 Heckscher (John4, John3, Carl2, Martin1) was born 1 Jun 1885 at Philadelphia, PA; he married Anna Gertrude Egan; he died 19 May 1949 at Strafford, PA, at age 63.
He and Anna Gertrude Egan resided at Strafford, PA.
Anna Gertrude Egan was born on 11 Jul 1881 at Boston, MA. She died on 20 Jul 1968 at St. David's, PA, at age 87.

30. Celeste5 Heckscher (John4, John3, Carl2, Martin1) was born 4 Jul 1887; she was born 19 Jan 1888; she married Edwin Oscar Perrin 2 Sep 1912 at St. Bede's Chapel, Greenwich, CT; 1st husband; she married Edward Osborn Troth, son of Edward Troth, 3 Dec 1922; 2nd marriage.
She was artist. She and Edward Osborn Troth resided at Chestnut Hill, PA. She and Edwin Oscar Perrin resided at Chestnut Hill, PA.
Edwin Oscar Perrin resided at New York, NY.

31. Anna Massey5 Heckscher (John4, John3, Carl2, Martin1) was born 19 Dec 1895; she married Richard Sydney Newbold, son of John Da Costa Newbold, 8 Nov 1916 at St. David's Church, Wayne, PA; 1st husband; she married Heinrich L. Eidman; 2nd husband; she died 3 Nov 1970 at age 74.
She was a poet/author. She and Heinrich L. Eidman resided at New York, NY.
Richard Sydney Newbold was born on 15 Jun 1884. He died on 22 Jul 1973 at age 89.

32. Gertrude Stevens5 Heckscher (Maurice4, John3, Carl2, Martin1) was born 18 Oct 1894; she married Alfred Alexander Biddle, son of Arthur Biddle; she died 27 Jun 1942 at age 47.

38. Lucretia Stevens5 Heckscher (Stevens4, John3, Carl2, Martin1) was born 11 Apr 1903 at Philadelphia, PA; she married Joseph Harrison Jr., son of Joseph Harrison and Margaretta Sergeant Large, 26 May 1923 at St. Mary's Memorial Church, Wayne, PA; she died 9 Feb 1982 at Villanova, Montgomery Co., PA, at age 78; she was buried at Church of the Redeemer, Bryn Mawr, PA.
She and Joseph Harrison Jr. resided at Philadelphia, PA. She and Joseph Harrison Jr. resided at Glenbrook Road, Ardmore, Delaware Co., PA. She and Joseph Harrison Jr. resided at Partridge La., Villanova, PA.
Joseph Harrison Jr was born on 9 Jun 1899 at Rosemont, PA. He died on 12 Jul 1957 at Pueblo, CO, at age 58. He was buried at Church of the Redeemer, Bryn Mawr, PA. He was a banker. He was graduated at Harvard University, Cambridge, MA.

39. Maurice5 Heckscher (Stevens4, John3, Carl2, Martin1) was born 24 May 1907 at Philadelphia, PA; he married Constance Antelo Butcher, daughter of Henry Clay Butcher and Constance Devereux, 24 Jun 1929; he died 31 Oct 2001 at Chestnut Hill Hospital, Chestnut Hill, PA, at age 94; he was buried 3 Nov 2001 at St. Thomas Episcopal Church, Whitemarsh, PA.
He was a lawyer. He was educated in 1928 at Harvard College, Cambridge, MA. He and Constance Antelo Butcher resided at Ft. Washington, PA. He and Constance Antelo Butcher resided at Chestnut Hill, PA. He and Constance Antelo Butcher resided at Roxborough, Philadelphia Co., PA.
Constance Antelo Butcher was born on 4 Oct 1907 at Villanova, PA. She died on 10 Nov 1998 at Upper Roxborough, PA, at age 91. She resided at Philadelphia, PA.

40. John Gustave Richard5 Heckscher (Stevens4, John3, Carl2, Martin1) was born 6 Sep 1909 at Strafford, PA; he married Anna Davis Hallowell 29 Jun 1932 at Cape Cod, MA; he died 24 Dec 1980 at Devon, Chester Co., PA, at age 70.
He and Anna Davis Hallowell resided at Devon, PA. He was educated in 1931 at Harvard College, Cambridge, MA.
Anna Davis Hallowell was born on 25 Dec 1910 at Chestnut Hill, MA. She died on 18 Feb 1996 at Devon, Chester Co., PA, at age 85.


41. Elizabeth Crosby5 Heckscher (Stevens4, John3, Carl2, Martin1) was born 2 Jun 1918 at 'Greenwood Farm', Strafford, PA; she married Edward Macdonald Carey, son of Charles S. Carey, 4 May 1941 at Church of the Redeemer, Bryn Mawr, Montgomery Co., PA; 1st husband; she and Edward Macdonald Carey were divorced; she married Harold Whittle; 2nd husband; she married Col. Grover Asmus; 3rd husband.
Edward Macdonald Carey was born on 15 Mar 1913 at Iowa. He died on 21 Mar 1994 at Los Angeles Co., CA, at age 81. He was an actor.

45. Katherine Garrison5 McClintock (Georgiana4 de Saulles, Catherine3 Heckscher, Charles2, Martin1) was born Jan 1896; she married Franklin Henry Ellis Nov 1917; she died 2 Sep 1982 at Needham, MA, at age 86.
She and Franklin Henry Ellis resided at Washington, DC.

46. Charles Augusus Heckscher5 de Saulles Jr. (Charles4, Catherine3 Heckscher, Charles2, Martin1) was born circa 1906; he married Veronica Heffernan, daughter of John J. Heffernan, 25 Aug 1927 at Bromx Borough Hall, Bronx, NY.
He and Veronica Heffernan resided at Forest Hills, Queens Co., NY.
Veronica Heffernan was born circa 1908. She died on 19 Nov 1979.

47. Eleanor Belmont5 Degener (Caroline4 de Saulles, Catherine3 Heckscher, Charles2, Martin1) was born Aug 1905; she married Phillip Sands Graham, son of Robert Dun Graham and Edith Sands, 25 Oct 1924 at St. Bernard's Church, Bernardsville, NJ; 1st husband, 1st wife; she and Phillip Sands Graham were divorced; she married Vincent S. Mulford, son of Lewis J. Mulford, 11 Mar 1931 at New York, NY; 2nd husband, 2nd wife; she married ___ Gaines; 3rd husband; she married Ernest B. Burton Jan 1938; 4th husband; she married F. Gordon Brown, son of Francis Gordon Brown, 11 Mar 1950 at Millerton, NY; 5th husband.
She and Ernest B. Burton resided at New York, NY.
Phillip Sands Graham was born on 25 Sep 1900. He married Helen Von Otto, daughter of Albert O. Von Otto and Frances McCoullough, on 9 Dec 1931; 2nd wife. He resided at Westport, CT.

Additional Generations



68. Henrietta Armitt6 Harrison (Lucretia5 Heckscher, Stevens4, John3, Carl2, Martin1) married Julian McIlvaine Marshall.
103. John Randolph7 Marshall (Henrietta6 Harrison, Lucretia5 Heckscher, Stevens4, John3, Carl2, Martin1) married Deborah Lynn Reilly.

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