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Hanche Wayne Gissell was born September 2, 1817 in Wulschoff, Hanover, Germany.  He arrived in New York in June of 1830.  From there he went to Charleston, South Carolina in 1836.  Hanche married Lucy Ann Pundt in Charleston, South Carolina.  He was one of the Signers of the Constitution of the German Colonization Society at Walhalla, Pickens County, South Carolina and served as President.  Hanche enlisted in the Confederate Army in the 1st Regiment of the State Troops for South Carolina for 6 months.  His physical description was 5'10, Fair Complexion, Brown Eyes and Light Hair.  He was discharged from Confederate Services on September 26, 1863 due to the medical reason of Phthisis Pulmonalis.  He died July 24, 1871 at Johnston's Row, East Bay Street, Charleston, South Carolina.  He is buried at the Bethany Cemetery in Charleston, South Carolina.

The children of Hanche Wayne Gissell and Lucy Ann Pundt were:

       Able Jane Gissell was born December 10, 1851 in Walhalla,
       South Carolina.  She died in Walhalla, South Carolina.  She is
       buried at St John's Lutherine Church Cemetery.

       Adell Gissell was born January 6, 1852 at Walhalla, South
       Carolina.  She died June 18, 1871 at 200 East Bay Street,
       Charleston, South Carolina. She is buried at Bethany Cemetery,
       Charleston, South Carolina.

       Sara Gesinah Gissell was born June 23, 1853 in Walhalla,
       South Carolina.  She married Harry Hanson Kura. She died in
       Everette, Washington.  

       Julie Mary Gissell was born August 27, 1855 in Walhalla,
       South Carolina.  She died in Walhalla, South Carolina.  She is
       buried at the St John's Lutherine Church Cemetery.
       

       Josephine E Gissell was born September 4, 1857 in
       Walhalla, South Carolina.  She died December 31, 1857
       in Walhalla, South Carolina.  She is buried at the St John's
       Lutherine Church Cemetery.

       Florence Emila Gissell was born December 25, 1862 in
       Charleston, South Carolina.  She married Charles Theodore
       Hillberg.  She is recorded in the 1900 and  1910 census' for
       Mobile, Alabama.  She died January 20, 1944 in Mobile,
       Alabama.  She is buried in Pinecrest Cemetery, Mobile,
       Alabama.

       Eugenia Gissell was born November 16, 1865.  She died
       July 18, 1944 in Charleston, South Carolina.  She is also
       buried at the Bethany Cemetery, Charleston, South Carolina.

       Rosa Belle Gissell was born February 2, 1867 in Walhalla,
       South Carolina.  Rosa married Marion T Doig.  She died
       August 25, 1927 at 40 Henrietts Street, Charleston, South
       Carolina.  She is buried in the Bethany Cemetery, Charleston,
       South Carolina.

      Carson St Julian Gissell was born December 18, 1867 in
      Charleston, South Carolina.  Carson married Antionette Munn.
      He died November 10, 1931 at 33 Maple Street, Charleston,
      South Carolina.

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