Any chance your line might be related to a KAPELLAR line which came from Austria (possibly through New York in late 1840's) to Milwaukee, Wisconsin--the branched to Iowa, LaCrosse, Wisconsin, Saline County, Missouri and Mission Hidalgo, Texas?
Close friends--and likely family connected with OTT's who came from Bavaria?
Related names include: Kapeller, Koepeller, Ott, Teague, Weisman, Butler
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