For Vettel in Erie County, I suggest you also search
for Fettel. For example, at www.rootsweb.com
for Martin Fettel. He was my great-grandfather and came
to Sandusky, Ohio from Darmstadt, Hesse, Deutschland. I
recently discovered that his father was Johannes Vettel.
Martin was born in 1826 in Germany.
If you travel to Sandusky, I highly recommend searching
the birth, death, and marriage records at the Erie County
Court House. There's no charge and currently you are
allowed to search the indices independently and without