- Joseph Wehner married Margaret Klipfel in 1835. Of the eight children born to this couple, only Michael Wehner and his sister Barbara Wehner survived past 1879.
- Margaret Wehner married Michael Franz; she died about 1842.
- Barbara Wehner married John Franz; she died about 1880 in Meigs County, Ohio.
Margaret Klipfel's sister Catherine Klipfel married John Brunn in 1835 Hausen near Schonungen before emigrating. Brother Augustin Klipfel married Franziska Miller while brother Francis Klipfel married Elizabeth Miller, both in Auglaize (then Allen) County. These families maintained a close family relationship throughout their lives.