Hi Linda, we have a connection with the Sechrist you mnetion in your posting.
William Sechrist, 1843-1925, son of Henry sechrist and Mary Kathryn Yoe. 1814-1870.
This William married Anna Maria (Dorothee) Stillinger 12/14/1862 in York Twp. Anna Mary b. 6/27/1844, Reinheim, Hesse Darmstadt, Germany, dau. of Johann Georg Stillinger and Maria Frohn.
Children on William and Anna Mary Sechrist -
1. William "Henry" Sechrist b. 1863 md. Ellen Paules.
2. Goerge Sechrist b. 1865 md. Alice Hotzapple.
3. Emanuel F. sechrist, b.1869 md. Emma Wallick
4. Lydia Sechrist, b. 1872 md. William F. Druck
5. Emma Sechrist b. ca 1877, md. unknown
6. Tonetta Sechrist b. ca 1882 (not sure on Tonetta, marriage application says dau of William-no mothers name.
Henry Sechrist and mary Kathyrn Yoe buried Dallastown Union Cemetery, York county
William Sechrist and Mary Anna Stillinger buried Freysville, union Cemetery, Yoe, York County.
We are looking for more information and descendants of these families.