I have found Willliam's parents. His father was John R Heim, born 03-04-1821 in Baden Germany. His mother was Pauline Moos. He had 11 siblings: Caroline, John, Adam, Christine, Maria, Magdelena, Catherine, August, Edward, Clara and Christoph. they were born between 1848 and 1869 and lived in Sandusky County, Ohio.