Our Hendl family
including Botelsak, Wech, Wenzlick & Tolhopf

Small numbers by a name refer to personal number in listing eg ANNA 3 HENDL ~ see 3


 

GENERATION ONE:

1.~ ~ ~ THOMAS HENDL was born on 13 April 1814 in Tuschkau-Dorf 30, Bohemia and was the son of ADALBERT HENDL.

Thomas married ANNA GATTERA on 16 January 1838 in Lossin 7, Bohemia. Anna was born in 18 January 1814 in Lossin and was the daughter of JOSEPH GATTERA and DOROTHEA SCHNEEBERGER.

Children of THOMAS HENDL and ANNA GATTERA included:

*             JOSEPH 2 HENDL, born 21 May 1848.

GENERATION TWO:

2. ~ ~ ~ JOSEPH HENDL (THOMAS) was born on 21 May 1848 in Lossin 7, Bohemia and was the son of THOMAS HENDL and ANNA GATTERA.

Joseph married MARGARETHA BOTELSAK on 12 February 1874 at Parish Church, Chotieschau, Bohemia. Margaretha was born on 6 February 1843 and was the daughter of JOSEF BOTELSAK and CECILIA KRAL.

> Refer to the BOTELSAK family for more information about the family of Margaretha.

Joseph and Margaretha arrived in New Zealand with their two eldest children on 24 August 1875 on the ship Friederburg and settled in Puhoi, North Auckland.

Children of JOSEPH HENDL and MARGARETHA BOTELSAK were:

*             ANNA 3 HENDL, born 1 February 1868 in Bohemia.

*             MARIA (Mary) 4 HENDL, born 26 August 1874 in Mantau, Bohemia.

*             MARGARET 5 HENDL, born 10 March 1877 in Puhoi, North Auckland

*             JOSEPH 6 HENDL, born 28 June 1878 in Puhoi, North Auckland.

*             BARTHOLOMEUS 7 HENDL, born 3 September 1880 in Puhoi, North Auckland.

*             CATHERINE 8 HENDL, born 3 September 1880 in Puhoi, North Auckland.

*             JOHN HENDL, born 14 March 1882 in Puhoi, North Auckland. John died on 29 March 1882.

*             THERESA GERTRUDE (Rosie) 9 HENDL, born 4 July 1883 in Puhoi, North Auckland.

Joseph died on 21 December 1934. Margaretha died on 6 August 1923 in Puhoi, North Auckland. They were both buried at Puhoi Public Cemetery (Row 13 Plots 276 and 277).

GENERATION THREE:

3. ~ ~ ~ ANNA HENDL (THOMAS > JOSEPH) was born on 1 February 1868 in Bohemia and was the elder daughter of JOSEPH HENDL and MARGARETHA BOTELSAK. She arrived in New Zealand with her family on the ship Friederburg on 24 August 1875 aged 7 years.

Anna married MATTHEW JOSEPH WECH on 11 February 1890 in Puhoi, North Auckland. Matthew was born on 10 March 1863 in Pilsen, Bohemia and was the son of JOHANN WECH and ANNA SCHOTT. He arrived in New Zealand with his family on the ship Liverpool on 5 March 1866.

Anna died on 24 January 1948 in Auckland, New Zealand. Matthew accidentally drowned at Puhoi on 24 August 1899, aged 57 years. They are both buried at Puhoi Public Cemetery (Row 4 Plot 88 and 90).

> Refer to the WECH family for more information about the family of Matthew and children of Anna and Matthew.

4. ~ ~ ~ MARIA (Mary) HENDL (THOMAS > JOSEPH) was born on 26 August 1874 in Mantau, Bohemia and was the second daughter of JOSEPH HENDL and MARGARETHA BOTELSAK. She arrived in New Zealand with her family on the ship Friederburg on 24 August 1875 aged one year

Maria married JOHANN (John) WENZLICK on 18 February 1896 in Puhoi, North Auckland. Johann was born on 4 May 1864 in Littitz, Bohemia and was the second son of JOHANNES NEPOMUK WENZLICK and ANNA PLESCHER. He had arrived in New Zealand on the ship Liverpool on 5 March 1866.

> Refer to WENZLICK (family of Johannes Nepomuk) for more information about the family of John and children of Maria and John.

Maria died on 19 November 1952 in Puhoi. Johann died on 30 January 1946 also in Puhoi. They are both buried at Puhoi Public Cemetery (Plot 532 and 586).

5. ~ ~ ~ MARGARET HENDL (THOMAS > JOSEPH) was born in on 10 March 1877 in Puhoi, North Auckland and was the third daughter of JOSEPH HENDL and MARGARETHA BOTELSAK.

Margaret married MARTIN WENZLICK at the Church of St Peter & St Paul in Puhoi on 3 May 1898. Martin was born on 19 December 1867 in Puhoi and was the third son of JOHANNES NEPOMUK WENZLICK and ANNA PLESCHER.

> Refer to WENZLICK (family of Johannes Nepomuk) for more information about the family of Martin and children of Margaret and Martin.

Margaret died on 6 January 1946 in Puhoi. Martin died on 7 October 1928 also in Puhoi. They were both buried at Puhoi Public Cemetery (Row 6 Plot 143 and 144).

6. ~ ~ ~ JOSEPH HENDL (THOMAS > JOSEPH) was born on 28 June 1878 in Puhoi, North Auckland and was the eldest son of JOSEPH HENDL and MARGARETHA BOTELSAK.

Joseph married NORA KARL on 22 November 1904 at the Church of St Peter & St Paul in Puhoi. Nora was born on 2 December 1881 in Kopua, Hawkes Bay, New Zealand.

Children of JOSEPH HENDL and NORA KARL were:

*              VIOLET MARY HENDL, born 1906. Violet married JOHN JOSEPH McCULLOUGH in 1929.

*              WILLIAM JOHN HENDL, born 1908.

*              IRENE MAY HENDL, born 1911.

*              FLORENCE NORA HENDL, born 1914.

*              EVELYN MARGARET HENDL, born 1916.

Joseph died on 25 September 1971 in Auckland. Nora died 28 April 1949 in Avondale, Auckland. They were both buried at Puhoi Public Cemetery.

7. ~ ~ ~ BARTHOLOMEW (BARTLEY) HENDL (THOMAS > JOSEPH) was born on 3 September 1880 in Puhoi, North Auckland and was the second son of JOSEPH HENDL and MARGARETHA BOTELSAK and the twin brother of Catherine.

Bartholomew married MARY MACKIE in 1905. Mary was born in October 1880 in Scotland.

Children of BARTHOLOMEW HENDL and MARY MACKIE were:

*              GORDON BARLEY HENDL, born 1906.

*              RODRICK JAMES HENDL, born 1907. Rodrick married LUCY WILLOUGHBY in 1936. Rodrick died in 1962 aged 54 years.

*              KENETH JOSEPH HENDL, born 1911. Kenneth married EUNCIE JEAN WILKINS in 1937.

*              ROBERT CHARLES HENDL, born 1913.

Bartholomew died on 21 July 1958 in Avondale, Auckland, NZ. Mary died in 1938 aged 58 years.

8. ~ ~ ~ CATHERINE (KATE) HENDL (THOMAS > JOSEPH) was born on 3 September 1880 in Puhoi, North Auckland and was the forth daughter of JOSEPH HENDL and MARGARETHA BOTELSAK and the twin sister of Bartholomew.

Catherine married MARTIN TOLHOPF on 3 May 1898 in Puhoi. Martin was born on 20 March 1872 in Puhoi.

Children of CATHERINE HENDL and MARTIN TOLHOPF included:

o               MARGARET ANNA TOLHOPF, born 1899.

o               WINIFRED CATHERINE TOLHOPF, born about 1900.

o               GEORGE MARTIN TOLHOPF, born 1901; died 8 April 1940 in Pohuehue, North Auckland. George was buried at Puhoi Public Cemetery.

o               CHRISTINA MARY TOLHOPF, born 1903.

o               ROSALIA MAY TOLHOPF, born 1903. Rosalia married JOHN WENZL BAYER in 1928. John was born on 23 May 1903 and was the son of JOHN BAYER and ELIZABETH RAUNER.

o               ELIZABETH MAUD TOLHOPF, born 1905. Elizabeth married GEORGE HENRY POYNER in 1928.

o               NORA LENA TOLHOPF, born 1906. Nora married HENRI EUGENE LONGUET in 1927.

o               AGNES THERESIA TOLHOPF, born 1909. Agnes married JACK DURHAM in 1931.

o               JAMES JOSEPH TOLHOPF, born 1911; died 4 July 1981. James was buried at Puhoi Public Cemetery.

Catherine died on 14 October 1962 in Auckland. Martin died on 16 July 1933, also in Auckland. They were both buried at Puhoi Public Cemetery (Row 7 Plot 150 and 151).

9. ~ ~ ~ THERESA GERTRUDE (Rosie) HENDL, born 4 July 1883 in Puhoi, New Zealand and was the youngest child of JOSEPH HENDL and MARGARETHA BOTELSAK.

Rosie married (1) GLEDNEY SMITH DAVIS on 22 November 1910 in Ellerslie, Auckland. Gledney was born on 1 March 1885 in Buckland, Kent, England. Gledney died on 14 September 1916 on Great Barrier Island, Auckland.

Rosie married (2) WALTER HENRY DICKSON in 1925. Walter was born 1882 in Tasmania, Australia.

Rosie died on 26 November 1956 in Orewa and was buried at Puhoi Public Cemetery. Walter died on 23 July 1946, also in Orewa.

Please note that in keeping with genealogy protocol I have not included information about later generations which may include living persons.
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