Descendants of Thomas Munsell

Generation No. 1

1. THOMAS MUNSELL (JOHN3, JOHN2, THOMAS1) was born July 19, 1767 in Lyme, New London, CT, and died December 11, 1824 in Licking, Oh. He married (1) ANNA TILLOTSON May 15, 1788 in Lyme, New London, Connecticut, daughter of WILLIAM TILLOTSON and SUSANNAH CHAPMAN. She was born August 11, 1770 in Lyme, New London, CT, and died September 04, 1796 in New London, New London, CT. He married (2) LUCY MOULTON JOHNSON (widow of Elihu Johnson) July 1796 in Clarendon, Rutland, VT. She was born 1766 in Clarendon, Rutland, Vermont, and died October 03, 1831 in St. Albans Twp., Licking, OH.

Children of THOMAS MUNSELL and ANNA TILLOTSON are:
2. i. WILLIAM MUNSELL, b. November 05, 1788, Lyme, New London, CT.
3. ii. THOMAS MUNSELL JR., b. September 29, 1791, Lyme County CT; d. 1873, Jefferson County IL.
4. iii. ANNA MUNSELL, b. 1793, New London, New London, CT; d. February 1835, St. Albans Twp., Licking, OH.

Children of THOMAS MUNSELL and LUCY MOULTON JOHNSON (widow of Elihu Johnson) are:
v. LUCRETIA MUNSELL, b. 1794; m. (1) ANTHONY PHILLIPS, December 17, 1818, Licking Co., OH, December 17, 1818, Licking Co., OH.
5. vi. TIMOTHY MUNSELL, b. 1797, Clarendon, Rutland, Vermont; d. IL.
6. vii. HARRIET MUNSELL, b. March 10, 1798, Clarendon, Rutland, Vermont; d. March 22, 1871.
7. viii. EPHRAIM MUNSELL, b. April 25, 1804, Clarendon, Rutland, Vermont; d. July 01, 1885, Logan Co., OH.
ix. SALOME MUNSELL, b. 1806, Clarendon, Rutland, Vermont; d. June 18, 1830; m. ROBERT EDWARDS, January 11, 1821. He was b.1794 and d April 10, 1822


Generation No. 2

2. WILLIAM MUNSELL (THOMAS4, JOHN3, JOHN2, THOMAS1) was born November 05, 1788 in Lyme, New London, CT. He married (1) ELIZABETH FINEL September 19, 1811. She was born October 26, 1794 in Poultney, Routland Co., VT, and died October 27, 1875 in Bellfountain, Iowa. He married (2) ANNA MOULTON September 19, 1811. She was born May 13, 1787 in Rutland Co., VT, and died May 13, 1814 in New London, New London, CT. Buried: Hamilton, Marion, Iowa. ELIZABETH FINEL: Buried: Hamilton Cemetery, Marion, Iowa.

Children of WILLIAM MUNSELL and ELIZABETH FINEL are:
i. EDWARD6 MUNSELL, b. 1818, Alexandria, Licking, Ohio; d. November 27, 1878, Hamilton, Marion, Iowa; m. November 10, 1846.Buried: Hamilton Cemetery, Marion, Iowa.
ii. WILLIAM C. MUNSELL, b. March 24, 1819, Alexandria, Licking, OH; d. November 10, 1872, Alexandria, Licking, OH; m. 1844, St. Albans Twp., Licking, OH.
iii. WILLIAM MUNSELL, b. March 24, 1819, Alexandria, Licking, Ohio.
iv. EPHRAIM E. MUNSELL, b. January 29, 1821, Alexandria, Licking, OH; d. June 19, 1879, New Sharon, Mohaska, Iowa.
v. HORACE ROSE MUNSELL, b. June 24, 1824, Alexandria, Licking, OH; d. May 08, 1909, Hamilton, Marion, Iowa; m. Abt. 1847. HORACE ROSE MUNSELL: Buried: Hamilton, Marion, Iowa.
vi. GEORGE MUNSELL, b. May 19, 1827, Alexandria, Licking, OH; d. November 20, 1914, Afton, Union, Iowa; m. July 03, 1857, Kirkersville, Licking, OH. GEORGE MUNSELL: Buried: Afton, Union, Iowa.
vii. ELIZABETH A. MUNSELL, b. May 06, 1829, Alexandria, Licking, OH; d. April 28, 1899, Tracy, Marion, Iowa. ELIZABETH A. MUNSELL: Buried: Marysville, Marion, Iowa.
viii. HENRY MUNSELL, b. June 24, 1832; d. April 24, 1905; m. Jersey, Licking, OH.
ix. THOMAS MUNSELL, b. August 22, 1834, Alexandria, Licking, OH; d. October 17, 1893, Jersey, Licking, OH.
x. SARAH MUNSELL, b. July 19, 1836, Alexandria, Licking, OH; d. May 06, 1853, Alexandria, Licking, OH.
xi. JACOB MUNSELL, b. 1839, St. Albans Twp., Licking, OH.
 

Child of WILLIAM MUNSELL and ANNA MOULTON is:
xii. ALBERT MUNSELL, b. May 11, 1812; d. CA.

3. THOMAS MUNSELL JR. (THOMAS4 MUNSELL, JOHN3, JOHN2, THOMAS1) was born September 29, 1791 in Lyme County CT, and died 1873 in Jefferson County IL. He married (2) MARY FINNEL March 21, 1850 in Jefferson Co IL, daughter of EDWARD FINEL and ANNA MORGAN. She was born August 15, 1798 in Poultney Routland Co VT. THOMAS MUNSELL JR.:
Buried: Jefferson Co., IL. E. Hickory Hill

Children of THOMAS JR. and MARY FINNEL are:
8. i. LORENZO DOW MUNSELLE, b. January 01, 1828, Licking, Oh; d. April 13, 1907, Richland Springs, San Saba, Tx.
ii. CHARLOTTE LUNA MUNSELL, b. 1833, Licking Co OH; m. HENRY I JOSEPH.
9. iii. JOHN G MUNSELL, b. 1836, Jefferson, Il.

4. ANNA5 MUNSELL (THOMAS4, JOHN3, JOHN2, THOMAS1) was born 1793 in New London, New London, CT, and died February 1835 in St. Albans Twp., Licking, OH. She married JAPHET SHERMAN.

Children of ANNA MUNSELL and JAPHET SHERMAN are:
i. LUCINA6 SHERMAN.

10. ii. AMY SHERMAN, b. May 08, 1815, VT; d. June 17, 1905, Liberty Hancock Co., OH.
iii. THOMAS SHERMAN, b. 1816, Licking Co., OH.

iv. ANNA SHERMAN, b. 1825, Licking Co., OH.

v. LYDIA SHERMAN, b. 1830, Licking Co., OH.

5. TIMOTHY MUNSELL (THOMAS4, JOHN3, JOHN2, THOMAS1) was born 1797 in Clarendon, Rutland, Vermont, and died in IL. He married (1) RACHEL COBERLY November 03, 1824 in Licking Co., OH. She was born 1797 in NY.

Children of TIMOTHY MUNSELL and RACHEL COBERLY are:
i. ELIZABETH MUNSELL, b. January 25, 1830, Licking Co., OH; m. MARTIN MARSHALL.
ii. MUNROE MUNSELL, b. 1831, Licking Co., OH.

6. HARRIET MUNSELL (THOMAS4, JOHN3, JOHN2, THOMAS1) was born March 10, 1798 in Clarendon, Rutland, Vermont, and died March 22, 1871. She married (1) JOHN GAFFIELD November 04, 1819 in Licking Co., OH, son of THOMAS GAFFIELD and MARY. He was born December 17, 1793 in Jericho, Chittenden, VT, and died August 12, 1869 in Licking Co., OH. JOHN GAFFIELD:Burial: 1869, Maple Grove Cemetery Alexandria, OH

Child of HARRIET MUNSELL and JOHN GAFFIELD is:
i. JANE GAFFIELD.

7. EPHRAIM MUNSELL (THOMAS4, JOHN3, JOHN2, THOMAS1) was born April 25, 1804 in Clarendon, Rutland, Vermont, and died July 01, 1885 in Logan Co., OH. He married (1) MARY GAFFIELD April 27, 1826 in St Albans Twp., Licking Co., OH, daughter of THOMAS GAFFIELD and MARY. She was born November 25, 1804 in Jericho, Chittenden, VT, and died March 27, 1887 in Logan Co., OH. EPHRAIM MUNSELL: Burial: July 1885, Equality Cemetery Logan Co., OH  Map of farm (thanks to Cordah )

MARY GAFFIELD: Burial: March 1887, Equality Cemetery Logan Co., OH
 

Children of EPHRAIM MUNSELL and MARY GAFFIELD are:
i. ALMIRA6 MUNSELL, m. LEVIA HATCHER, April 13, 1861, Licking Co., OH.

ii. MARY MUNSELL, b. 1828, Licking Co., OH; d. 1880, Logan Co., OH; m. HIRAM HUGHES, May 13, 1841, Licking Co., OH.

iii. ELIHU MUNSELL, b. 1832, Licking Co., OH; d. August 27, 1887, Warsaw, IN; m. ELIZABETH BONER; b. August 05, 1834, Licking Co., OH; d. May 25, 1904, Big Spring, OH.

iv. LAURA MUNSELL, b. April 05, 1834, Licking Co., OH; d. April 12, 1904, OH; m. WILLIAM RAMSEY, August 24, 1851, Licking Co., OH; b. 1829; d. 1904.
v. SARAH MUNSELL, b. January 01, 1837, Licking Co., OH; d. November 13, 1914; m. JOHN HATCHER, April 07, 1854, Licking Co., OH.

vi. WILLIAM MUNSELL, b. March 31, 1846, Licking Co., OH; d. February 01, 1916, Denver, Denver Co., Colorado; m. LISA BARBER, April 06, 1866; b. June 02, 1845; d. March 30, 1937, Denver, Denver Co., Colorado.

 

Gaffield Cemetery St. Albans Twp.Licking County

The Legendary Munsell Tombstone from gravesite of Thomas Munsell, Licking Co., OH. (According to Nancy West this inscription is still being quoted at Munsell family reunions.) Courtesy of Jerry Ramsey.

The inscription reads:" Come look at me as you pass by, As you are now so once was I. As I am now so you must be, Prepare for death & follow me."

 

Rubbing from original tombstone of Thomas Munsell, Licking Co., OH. Reads: "In Memory of Thos. Munsel who died Dec. 11, 1824, Aged 57 years."

 

Tombstone of Lucy Moulton Munsell, wife of Thomas Munsell. from Licking Co., OH. New stone erected after 1911; now broken.

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