Michael with family arrived in NYC from Hessen Darmstadt on 12/15/1853 and went immediately to Canton, Ohio. The name changed to Tressel, The family consisted of wife Mary,sons Michael,Jacob,and daughterAnna. Henry, my grandfather, son of Jacob changed the name to Trissel. Anna must have died prior to the 1860 census. Have only heard second hand that they came from just North of Heidelburg. Passengers on the arriving ship, Sam Fox were from Hessen,Baden, Bavaria and Wurtenburg. Searching for the village in Hessen that they came from.