We have a John Sabastian Schneider born Aug.12-1831 Hessen Cassel, germany, father born in Prussia. Sabastian went under other names, such as Sabastian Schneider, Sylvester Snyder and Snider. Such a mess. He has relatives of the names, 1/2 brother Henry, maybe a brother Peter. His children from 1st marrage were John, Elizabeth, and Nicholas. John married Barbara Weisend Schneider, Nicholas married Winifred Dailey Schneider .
John sabastian was married first to Carolina Blake, also as Block. She born 3 children with John Sabastian. Later John married Johannah ( hannah ) Nau. More children to come of the names Matilda,Margaret, Enos, Terasa. All in Ohio.
from Fulda ( Caldwell) Ohio to southern Ohio in 1869 to Fox Settlement. New matamoras, Ohio.