Today I’d like to introduce you to my Hunsinger ancestry.
1. Cynthia Ann BEANE – born in Indiana.
2. Walter Maxwell BEANE was born on 31 Aug 1937 in Waiteville, Monroe County, WV. He was the
son of 4. John Monroe BEAN and 5. Mary Elizabeth FAUDREE. He married Lois Velleda DREHER.
3. Lois Velleda DREHER was born 02 Aug 1938 in Georgetown, Floyd Co., IN.
6. Henry Condar DREHER Jr. was born on 31 Dec 1902 in Louisville, Jefferson, Kentucky. He died on
17 May 1977 in Indiana. He married Irene Caroline BANET on 12 Dec 1923 in Indiana.
7. Irene Caroline BANET was born 24 May 1906 in Indiana. She died 08 Aug 1989 in Gap Mills,
Monroe Co., WV. She was the daughter of 14. Francis Isidore Banet and 15. Adeline Josephine EVE.
Children of Henry Condar DREHER Jr. and Irene Caroline BANET are:
i. Ethel Marie DREHER
ii. Arthur Calvin DREHER
iii. Laura Marion DREHER was born 24 Mar 1931 in Floyd County, Indiana, died 28 Dec 2006 in Lawton, Cochise, Oklahoma, married Charles William GROSE 04 Jul 1948; married Gordon Ray Crain 10 Mar 1975 in Pearisburg, Giles Co., VA.
iv. Billy Leon DREHER
v. Lois Velleda DREHER
12. Henry Condar DREHER was born on 15 Jan 1863 in Louisville, Jefferson, Kentucky. He died on 29
Jan 1925 in Louisville, Jefferson Kentucky. He was the son of 24. Gottlieb DREHER and 25. Sarah
HUNSINGER. He married Josephine Sophie Benzel on 11 Aug 1884.
13. Josephine Sophie Benzel was born 21 Jul 1865 in Indiana. She died 12 Dec 1932 in Louisville,
Jefferson, KY. She was the daughter of 26. John Benzel and 27. Wilhelmina Lambrecht.
Children of Henry Condar DREHER and Josephine Sophie Benzel are:
i. Florence Sarah DREHER was born 01 Jul 1885 in Louisville, Jefferson, Kentucky, died 08
Jan 1946 in Jefferson Co., Kentucky.
ii. Frank Henry DREHER was born 06 Dec 1887 in Kentucky, died 18 May 1955 in Waco,
McLennan, Texas, married Bertha BUTLER 26 Oct 1911 in Madison County, Tennessee;
married Florence Lacy Allen 20 Jan 1932 in Waco, McLennan, Texas; married Lillian
Gertrude UNKNOWN Bet. 1912-1917.
iii. Henry Edward DREHER was born 26 Dec 1889 in Kentucky, died 02 Oct 1918 in Suresne,
iv. Anna Matilda DREHER was born 27 Apr 1891 in Kentucky, died 21 May 1961, married
John F. PAUL 1917; married Ollie Lankin Aft. 1920.
v. Minnie Catherine DREHER was born 16 Aug 1894 in Kentucky, died 23 Nov 1963.
vi. George Haas DREHER was born 19 Dec 1897 in Kentucky, died 29 Dec 1966 in
vii. Walter Louis DREHER was born 23 Jul 1900 in Kentucky, died 02 Mar 1970 in
Georgetown, Floyd, Indiana.
+ 6. viii. Henry Condar DREHER Jr. was born 31 Dec 1902 in Louisville, Jefferson, Kentucky, died 17 May 1977 in Indiana, married Irene Caroline BANET 12 Dec 1923 in Indiana.
ix. Joseph Benzel DREHER was born 22 Apr 1907 in Kentucky, died 31 Jul 1979 in Jefferson
x. Mary Louise DREHER was born 28 Feb 1910 in Kentucky, died 14 May 1984 in Hardin,
Jefferson, Kentucky, married William R. DOWNS Bet. 1926-1927.
24. Gottlieb DREHER was born in 1827 in Baden, Germany. He died in Jan 1893 in Jefferson County,
Kentucky. He married Sarah HUNSINGER.
25. Sarah HUNSINGER was born 1829 in Alsace, Germany. She died 15 Sep 1900 in Louisville,
Children of Gottlieb DREHER and Sarah HUNSINGER are:
i. Susan DREHER was born 18 Aug 1854 in Louisville, Jefferson, Kentucky.
ii. August C. DREHER was born 25 Oct 1859 in Louisville, Jefferson, Kentucky, died 05 Jul
1936 in Louisville, Jefferson, Kentucky, married Katherine Abt. 1898.
+ 12. iii. Henry Condar DREHER was born 15 Jan 1863 in Louisville, Jefferson, Kentucky, died 29
Jan 1925 in Louisville, Jefferson Kentucky, married Josephine Sophie Benzel 11 Aug
iv. Gottlieb L. DREHER was born 14 Apr 1865 in Louisville, Jefferson, Kentucky, died 26 Feb
1930 in Louisville, Jefferson Co., KY, married Theresa UNKNOWN 1892.
v. Annie DREHER was born 24 Apr 1874 in Louisville, Jefferson, Kentucky, died 14 Mar 1950
in Jefferson Co., Kentucky, married Louis WOLF 1898.
**Unfortunately, I have been unable to trace back farther than Sarah.