39. Ansell–Anson


  1. Henry Ansell (d. ca. 1774) m. ____; Baltimore Co., Md.
  2. Valerius Ansell/Anson (d. bef. 1785) m. (2) 1778 Catharine Fresh (ca. 1758–aft. 1828); Baltimore Co., Md.
  3. Francis Anson (1784–1863) m. (2) aft. 1830 Susan (Parsons) Nichols (1800–1869); Logan Co., Ky.; Lincoln Co., Mo.
  4. Melvina Anson (1839–1918) m. 1858 Henry Clay Pennington (1839–1907); Lincoln Co., Mo.

Full essay

There is no authoritative treatment of my line of descent from this family in print. The PDF essay linked below summarizes my research in documentary sources on this family, combined with the Fresh and Hoss families, which were closely related. Although I necessarily pursue only one child in each family, I also attempt to provide basic chronological information on all of my ancestors’ other children and their spouses.

Related surnames

157, 311. Fresh · 79. Parsons · 19. Pennington

Created 7 September 2013; last updated 27 December 2019.
Austin W. Spencer | email: spencer@rootedancestry.com