|2.||Edward J Gessele (Margaretha Wiest1) was born 04 FEB 1887 in Venturia, McIntosh Co., ND, and died 07 FEB 1979 in Mercer, McLean Co., ND.
He married Katharina (Katie) Bender 01 MAR 1910 in McClusky, Sheridan Co., ND, daughter of Johann Bender and Friederika Weisser.
She was born 04 MAY 1889 in Kassel, Glückstal, Ukraine, and died MAY 1982.
Children of Edward J Gessele and Katharina (Katie) Bender are:
| ||3|| i.||Hilda Gessele.|
| ||4|| ii.||Herbert Gessele.|
| ||5|| iii.||Alma Gessele. She married Bierle.
| ||6|| iv.||Martha Gessele.|
| ||7|| v.||Emma Gessele. She married Emil Edwin Hinsz.
He was born 26 JAN 1910 in Martin, ND, and died 26 DEC 1970 in Mercer, McLean Co., ND.
| ||8|| vi.||Henry Gessele was born 1913, and died 05 JUL 1994 in Washburn, Mclean, North Dakota, United States of America.|
|+||9|| vii.||John Gessele was born 27 JUN 1915 in Mercer, McLean Co., ND, and died 12 AUG 2003 in Turtle Lake, Mclean, North Dakota, United States of America.|