Yes, the John Boehler from Chippewa County *is* my John. Here's some quick info. about him; maybe it will indicate a link with your people:
- Born: 19 Jan 1835 in Wonsheim, Rhinehessen, Hessen, Germany.
- Parents: Henry BOEHLER + Anna Maria JUNG
- John immigrated to USA: abt. 1852
- John married: Theresia RANECKER (b. 1847, poss. Eilf, Germany, d. 1930 in Rusk Co. WI) Catholic.
- Marriage date: 1866, Eau Claire, Eau Claire, WI
- John died: Jan. 1925 Edson, Chippewa Co., WI
- John and Theresia's children: (Mary married an INFALT); Frank (PINTER); Franzceska (SCHULTZ); Theresa (LUBNER); Katerina (VELCHECK).
Sorry I didn't respond sooner. I've been away from the board for a while...