Gayle, I don't think we can connect.Although one of grsons moved to IN (Christopher)in the late 1890's. Your dates do not match.My Casper came from a town south of Osnabruck in Hagen Teutoburgen Wald.The family were all Roman Catholic. Parents were Johann Heinrich Tiemann & Maria Catharina Elizabeth Witte: childrenJohann Fredrich Wilhelm b 1820 Johann Casper Wilhelm b. 1822Johann Herman Heinrich b 1825AnnaMaria b 1828Catharina Marie b 1830Maria Elisabeth b 1834.Johann Heinrich (father) was married prior and had a son Johann Heinrich b. 1813.All the sons came to USA and lived in or around Cincinnati. Wish we could have connected.