Mary Catherine Lucas Hesse was born in Heinsch, Luxembourg, Belgium, 19 May 1816. She married John Hesse in Hachy, Luxembourg, Belgium 13 Jan 1841. They had seven children. He died in Hachy in 1858 and she came to America about 1863 with her two or three youngest children and joined her brother, a farmer in Ohio, near Toledo. Any information regarding this family will be greatly appreciated.