The Arnold and Moberly Family Genealogy

William Petty “Buck” RansdellAge: 78 years18041883

Name
William Petty “Buck” Ransdell
Given names
William Petty
Surname
Ransdell
Nickname
Buck
Birth October 3, 1804
Birth of a sisterMargaret Ransdell
about 1805 (Age 2 months)

Birth of a sisterMary Ransdell
September 17, 1806 (Age 23 months)
Birth about 1808
Birth of a brotherBenjamin Bohon Ransdell
December 23, 1810 (Age 6 years)
Birth of a brotherAndrew Jackson Ransdell
August 20, 1815 (Age 10 years)
Birth of a sisterJuda Ransdell
about 1816 (Age 11 years)

Birth of a sisterEmma Ransdell
about 1819 (Age 14 years)
Census
Note:
Image 22/30, pg 368/9 Free Wht Male then same for Free Wht Females -10,10/16,16/26,26/45,45+ then foreigners not nat,engaged in agri, commerce, mfg then Slaves, males = to 14,14/26, 26/45, 45+ and same for females then Free colored, males/female as above Elizabeth Ransdell 1-3-0-0-0-0-2-0-0-1-0-0-0-3-0-0-0-0 Fishburg Ransdell 3-0-0-0-1-0-2-0-0-1-0-0-0-1-0-0-0-0 Wharton Ransdell 2-0-1-3-0-1-1-2-1-1-0-1-0-2-0-1-0-0 Wharton Free Males -Under 10, 2 -16 to 26, 1 -26 to 45, 3 Free Females -Under 10, 1 -10 to 16, 1 -16 to 26, 2 -26 to 45, 1 -45+, 1 Engaged in Agriculture, 1 Engaged in Manufacture, 2 Slaves, Males -10 to 16, 1
Death of a maternal grandmotherJudith Threlkeld
1821 (Age 16 years)
Birth of a sisterHannah Ransdell
about 1822 (Age 17 years)

Death of a paternal grandfatherWilliam Ransdell
November 29, 1823 (Age 19 years)
Birth of a brotherJames Walter Ransdell
1825 (Age 20 years)
Death of a maternal grandfatherWalter Bohon
before August 1825 (Age 20 years)
Census 1830 (Age 25 years)

Note:
Census: Henry Co, KY, Roll M19_37m Pg.313, Image 616 -Lots of Ransdells, may not be related to our William Ransdell Wharton Ransdell 1-0-1-1-1-0-0-1-0-0-0-0-0 | 1-1-1-1-0-0-1-0 Jesse Ransdell 2-0-0-1-1-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0 | 0-0-0-0-1-0-0-0 Jesse Ransdell 0-0-0-1-1-1-0-0-1-0-0-0-0 | 0-0-0-0-1-0-0-0-1-0-0-0-0 Thomas Ransdell 1-3-0-0-0-1-0-0-0-0-0-0-0 | 1-0-0-0-0-1-0-0-0-0-0-0-0 William Ransdell 1-0-0-0-1-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0 | 1-0-0-0-1-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0 Could be our William Children for William: Males -Under 5, 1 -20 to 30, 1 Females -Under 5, 1 -20 to 30, 1 ---------------------------------------------------------------------- 1830 Census: Fayette Co, KY, Roll M19_35 -May not be our William Ransdell 5 510152030405060708090100 510152030405060 -1015203040506070809000 + -15203040506070 William Ransdell 0-2-0-0-0-1-0-0-0-0-0-0-0 | 1-1-0-1-0-0-0-0 Males -5 to 10, 2 -30 to 40, 1 Females -Under 5, 1 -5 to 10, 1 -15 to 10, 1
MarriageSusan WheatView this family
February 24, 1831 (Age 26 years)
Note: POM could be Mercer Co, Kentucky, USA
Birth of a son
#1
James Melvin Ransdell
about 1833 (Age 28 years)
Birth of a daughter
#2
Mary A Ransdell
about 1836 (Age 31 years)
Birth of a son
#3
William J Ransdell
about April 1839 (Age 34 years)
Census 1840 (Age 35 years)

Note:
census - Johnson Co, IN, Image 21/99, #529 5 510152030405060708090100 510152030405060 -1015203040506070809000 + -15203040506070 William P. Ransdall 1-1-0-0-0-1-0-0-0-0-0-0-0 | 1-0-0-0-2-0-0-0 Males -Under 5, 1 -5 to 10, 1 -30 to 40, 1 Females -Under 5, 1 -20 to 30, 2
CensusSusan WheatView this family
1840 (Age 35 years)
Note:
Pg 529, Franklin Twp, Johnson Co, Indiana, USA William P. Ransdall 1-1-0-0-0-1-0-0-0-0-0-0-0 | 1-0-0-0-2-0-0-0 Note: Zachariah Ransdell, Wm's father, has also relocated from Kentucky to Johnson Co, Indiana and is listed on this census page.
Birth of a daughter
#4
Julia A Ransdell
October 10, 1841 (Age 37 years)
Birth of a son
#5
Zachariah Henry Ransdell
April 22, 1844 (Age 39 years)
Death of a sisterNancy Bohon Ransdell
May 14, 1844 (Age 39 years)

Birth of a daughter
#6
Emiline Catherine Ransdell
about 1847 (Age 42 years)
Birth of a daughter
#7
Eliza Jane Ransdell
about May 1850 (Age 45 years)
Census 1850 (Age 45 years)

Note:
Census: Franklin Twp, Johnson Co, IN Image 41/76, Pg. 86, Ln 12 - 26 AUG 1850 - William Ransdal* 45 (ABT 1804) M Farmer 3,000 2000 KY - Susan Ransdal 36 (ABT 1814) F KY - James M. Ransdal 17 (ABT 1833) M Farmer KY - Mary Ransdal 14 (ABT 1836) F IN - William J. Ransdal 11 (ABT 1838) M IN - Julia A. Ransdal 9 (ABT 1841) F IN - Zackariah Ransdal 5 (ABT 1845) M IN - Emiline Ransdal 3 (ABT 1847) F IN - Eliza Jane Ransdal 2/12 (ABT 1850) F IN - Margaret Crawford 18 (ABT 1832) F KY Next door: - Benjamin B. Ransdal 39 (ABT 1811) M Farmer KY - Elizabeth Ransdal 33 (ABT 1817) F KY - Merry Ransdal 11 (ABT 1839) F IN - James M. Ransdal 9 (ABT 1841) M IN - John W. Ransdal 8 (ABT 1842) M IN - Nancy J. Ransdal 6 (ABT 1844) F IN - Isaac G. Ransdal 3 (ABT 1847) M IN - Margaret E. Ransdal 1 (ABT 1849) F IN
CensusSusan WheatView this family
August 26, 1850 (Age 45 years)
Note:
HH: 303/303, pg 86, ED 6, Franklin Twp, Johnson Co, Indiana, USA William Ransdal*, 45 (ABT 1804)/M, Farmer, 3,000/2000, Kentucky Susan Ransdal, 36 (ABT 1814)/F, Kentucky James M. Ransdal, 17 (ABT 1833)/M, Farmer, Kentucky Mary Ransdal, 14 (ABT 1836)/F, IN William J. Ransdal, 11 (ABT 1838)/M, IN Julia A. Ransdal, 9 (ABT 1841)/F, IN Zackariah Ransdal, 5 (ABT 1845)/M, IN Emiline Ransdal, 3 (ABT 1847)/F, IN Eliza Jane Ransdal, 2/12 (ABT 1850)/F, IN Margaret Crawford, 18 (ABT 1832)/F, Kentucky Next door, brother Benjamin Benjamin B. Ransdal, 39 (ABT 1811)/M, Farmer KY Elizabeth Ransdal, 33 (ABT 1817)/F, Kentucky Merry Ransdal, 11 (ABT 1839)/F, IN James M. Ransdal, 9 (ABT 1841)/M, IN John W. Ransdal, 8 (ABT 1842)/M, IN Nancy J. Ransdal, 6 (ABT 1844)/F, IN Isaac G. Ransdal, 3 (ABT 1847)/M, IN Margaret E. Ransdal, 1 (ABT 1849)/F, IN
Birth of a daughter
#8
Sarah E Ransdell
about 1853 (Age 48 years)
Birth of a daughter
#9
Mary E Ransdell
about 1857 (Age 52 years)
Birth of a son
#10
George Bohon Ransdell
about 1859 (Age 54 years)
Death of a daughterEliza Jane Ransdell
before June 1860 (Age 55 years)
Census 1860 (Age 55 years)

Note:
Census: Franklin Twp, Johnson Co, IN, Pg.67, Ln 39 & 40, then Pr. 68 - 7 July 1870 - William P. Ransdall* 55 (ABT 1804) M Farmer 10,145 2000 KY - Susan Ransdall 45 (ABT 1814) F KY - William J. Ransdall 21 (ABT 1838) M 200 IN - Zackariah Ransdall 17 (ABT 1843) M IN - Emiline Ransdall 13 (ABT 1847) F IN - Sarah E. Ransdall 8 (ABT 1852) F IN - Mary Ransdall 3 (ABT 1857) F IN - George B. Ransdall 9/12 (ABT 1859) M IN *Note spelling by Census taker
CensusSusan WheatView this family
July 7, 1860 (Age 55 years)
Note:
HH: 517/500, Ln 39/40, Image 6 & 7, Pg, 67 & 68, Franklin Twp, Johnson Co, Indiana, USA William P. Ransdall [Ransdell], 55 (ABT 1805) , M, Farmer, 10165, 2000, KY, Susan Ransdall, 45 (ABT 1815) , F, KY William J. Ransdall, 21 (ABT 1839), M, -,200. IN Zachariah Ransdall, 17 (ABT 1843), M, IN Emarine Ransdall, 13 (ABT 1847), F, IN Sarah E. Ransdall, 8 (ABT (1852), F, IN Mary O. Ransdall, 3 (ABT 1857), F, IN George B. Ransdall, 9/12 (ABT OCT 1859), M, IN *Note spelling by Census taker
Marriage of a childJohn PowellJulia A RansdellView this family
September 24, 1861 (Age 56 years)
Birth of a grandson
#1
Alonzo Powell
September 7, 1862 (Age 57 years)
Birth of a grandson
#2
William Ira Powell
July 26, 1865 (Age 60 years)
Marriage of a childJames Melvin RansdellSusan ReedView this family
March 18, 1867 (Age 62 years)
Birth of a grandson
#3
Oria “Ori” Powell
April 1867 (Age 62 years)
Birth of a grandson
#4
George I Ransdell
about 1868 (Age 63 years)
Birth of a grandson
#5
George W Powell
about August 1869 (Age 64 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#6
Fanny M Ransdell
about November 1869 (Age 65 years)
Census 1870 (Age 65 years)
Note:
Pg.2, Ln 30 thru 35 - 5 July 1870 - William P. Ransdell 66 (ABT 1803) M-W Farmer 2960 2490 KY - Susan Ransdell 57 (ABT 1813) F-W Keeping House DO - Zackariah Ransdell 26 (ABT 1844) M-W Farmer -0- 725 IN - Sarah Ransdell 16 (ABT 1854) F-W At Home DO - George B. Ransdell 10 (ABT 1860) M-W Do DO - Mary A. Ransdell 13 (ABT 1857) F-W Do DO
CensusSusan WheatView this family
July 5, 1870 (Age 65 years)
Note:
HH: 13/14, Ln30-35, Pg 2, Franklin Twp, Johnson Co, Indiana, USA William P. Ransdell, 66-M-W, Farmer, 22960, 2490, KY Susan Ransdell, 57-F-W, Keeping House, KY Zachariah Ransdell, 26-M-W, Farmer, -, 725, IN Sarah Ransdell, 16-F-W, In Home, IN George B. Ransdell, 10-M-W, In Home, IN Mary A. Ransdell, 10-F-W, In Home, IN Next door to two Vanarsdall families, SImon (90) with Catharine (56) and Andrew (31) with Sirena (25). Also to Voris families.
Birth of a granddaughter
#7
Emma L Ransdell
about April 1871 (Age 66 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#8
Susan E “Susie” Powell
about April 1872 (Age 67 years)
Marriage of a childZachariah Henry RansdellElectra M TerrellView this family
February 3, 1873 (Age 68 years)
Marriage of a childWilliam J RansdellMahala A “Mary” McClainView this family
about 1874 (Age 69 years)
Death of a wifeSusan Wheat
July 17, 1874 (Age 69 years)

Burial of a wifeSusan Wheat
about July 18, 1874 (Age 69 years)
Cemetery: Hopewell Cemetery
Note: Tombstone in Hopewell Cemetery reads d. 17 July 1874, aged 59 year, 4 months, 18 days.
Birth of a granddaughter
#9
Pettie A. Ransdell
about 1875 (Age 70 years)
Birth of a grandson
#10
John Powell
June 22, 1875 (Age 70 years)
Birth of a grandson
#11
Charles L Ransdell
about 1877 (Age 72 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#12
Myrtle Mae “Bertie” Powell
July 20, 1877 (Age 72 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#13
Mable A. Ransdell
1879 (Age 74 years)
Marriage of a childGeorge Bohon RansdellMary E BerryView this family
March 5, 1879 (Age 74 years)
Death of a sonJames Melvin Ransdell
before June 1880 (Age 75 years)
Census 1880 (Age 75 years)
Note: living w/son, George B.
CensusSusan WheatView this family
June 12, 1880 (Age 75 years)
Note:
HF: 174/182, LN: 29, SD 3, ED 153, Page 19, Franklin Twp, Johnson Co, Indiana, USA by Harvey C Allison William P or R Ransdell, W-M-75-WD, Father, farmer, KY-KY-KY William, now a widower, is residing with his son George B Ransdell, age 75. HF: 174/182 also LN: 27/28 George B Ransdell, W-M-20-M, (head), Farmer, IN-KY-KY Mary E Ransdell, W-F-19-M, Wife, Keeping House, IN-OH-NY -NOTE: Just below is William J Ransdell and family, HF: 175/183, LN: 30/33 William J Ransdell, W-M-41-M, (head), Farmer, KY-KY-KY Mary A Ransdell, W-F-25-M, Wife, Keeping House, IN-KY-KY Pettie A Ransell, W-F-5-S, Dau, none, IN-KY-IN Charles L Ransdell, W-M-3-S, Son, none, IN-KY-IN Mable A Ransdell, W-F-1-S, Son, none, IN-KY-IN _NOTE: just below in HF: 175/183, LN: 35 James W Ransdell, Jr, W-M-14-S, Nephew, Lives in Family, IN-IN-IN -NOTE: finally, above all at HF: 173/181, LN: 22/25 William Ransdell, W-M-32-M, (head), Farmer, IN-KY-IN Salona A Ransdell, W-F-26-M, Wife, Keeping House, IN-KY-IN Charley R Ransdell, W-M-5-S, son, none, "bowls", IN-IN-IN John A Roberts, W-M-12-S, Cousin, Works on Farm, attended school, KS-IN-IN
Birth of a granddaughter
#14
Opel Ransdell
about March 1881 (Age 76 years)
Death of a sisterMary Ransdell
August 7, 1881 (Age 76 years)
Death of a sonMelvin Ransdell
before 1883 (Age 78 years)

Birth of a granddaughter
#15
Bessie Powell
November 24, 1883 (Age 79 years)
Death 1883 (Age 78 years)
Deathyes

Burialyes

Cemetery: Hopewell Cemetery
Note:
Tombstone in Hopewell Cemetery reads: William, d. 29 NOV 1889, aged 77 years, 1 month, 26 days. This would have him born in 1812, yet all census information conflicts with that date.
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: December 17, 1799prob., Mercer Co, Kentucky, USA
3 years
elder sister
3 years
younger sister
21 months
younger sister
-23 months
himself
6 years
younger brother
5 years
younger brother
16 months
younger sister
4 years
younger sister
4 years
younger sister
4 years
younger brother
Family with Susan Wheat - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: February 24, 1831prob., Woodford Co, Kentucky, USA
3 years
son
4 years
daughter
3 years
son
3 years
daughter
3 years
son
4 years
daughter
3 years
daughter
Eliza Jane Ransdell
Birth: about May 1850Johnson Co, Indiana, USA
Death: before June 1860Johnson Co, Indiana, USA
4 years
daughter
5 years
daughter
3 years
son
son

Census
Image 22/30, pg 368/9 Free Wht Male then same for Free Wht Females -10,10/16,16/26,26/45,45+ then foreigners not nat,engaged in agri, commerce, mfg then Slaves, males = to 14,14/26, 26/45, 45+ and same for females then Free colored, males/female as above Elizabeth Ransdell 1-3-0-0-0-0-2-0-0-1-0-0-0-3-0-0-0-0 Fishburg Ransdell 3-0-0-0-1-0-2-0-0-1-0-0-0-1-0-0-0-0 Wharton Ransdell 2-0-1-3-0-1-1-2-1-1-0-1-0-2-0-1-0-0 Wharton Free Males -Under 10, 2 -16 to 26, 1 -26 to 45, 3 Free Females -Under 10, 1 -10 to 16, 1 -16 to 26, 2 -26 to 45, 1 -45+, 1 Engaged in Agriculture, 1 Engaged in Manufacture, 2 Slaves, Males -10 to 16, 1
Census
Census: Henry Co, KY, Roll M19_37m Pg.313, Image 616 -Lots of Ransdells, may not be related to our William Ransdell Wharton Ransdell 1-0-1-1-1-0-0-1-0-0-0-0-0 | 1-1-1-1-0-0-1-0 Jesse Ransdell 2-0-0-1-1-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0 | 0-0-0-0-1-0-0-0 Jesse Ransdell 0-0-0-1-1-1-0-0-1-0-0-0-0 | 0-0-0-0-1-0-0-0-1-0-0-0-0 Thomas Ransdell 1-3-0-0-0-1-0-0-0-0-0-0-0 | 1-0-0-0-0-1-0-0-0-0-0-0-0 William Ransdell 1-0-0-0-1-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0 | 1-0-0-0-1-0-0-0-0-0-0-0-0 Could be our William Children for William: Males -Under 5, 1 -20 to 30, 1 Females -Under 5, 1 -20 to 30, 1 ---------------------------------------------------------------------- 1830 Census: Fayette Co, KY, Roll M19_35 -May not be our William Ransdell 5 510152030405060708090100 510152030405060 -1015203040506070809000 + -15203040506070 William Ransdell 0-2-0-0-0-1-0-0-0-0-0-0-0 | 1-1-0-1-0-0-0-0 Males -5 to 10, 2 -30 to 40, 1 Females -Under 5, 1 -5 to 10, 1 -15 to 10, 1
Marriage
POM could be Mercer Co, Kentucky, USA
Census
census - Johnson Co, IN, Image 21/99, #529 5 510152030405060708090100 510152030405060 -1015203040506070809000 + -15203040506070 William P. Ransdall 1-1-0-0-0-1-0-0-0-0-0-0-0 | 1-0-0-0-2-0-0-0 Males -Under 5, 1 -5 to 10, 1 -30 to 40, 1 Females -Under 5, 1 -20 to 30, 2
Census
Pg 529, Franklin Twp, Johnson Co, Indiana, USA William P. Ransdall 1-1-0-0-0-1-0-0-0-0-0-0-0 | 1-0-0-0-2-0-0-0 Note: Zachariah Ransdell, Wm's father, has also relocated from Kentucky to Johnson Co, Indiana and is listed on this census page.
Census
Census: Franklin Twp, Johnson Co, IN Image 41/76, Pg. 86, Ln 12 - 26 AUG 1850 - William Ransdal* 45 (ABT 1804) M Farmer 3,000 2000 KY - Susan Ransdal 36 (ABT 1814) F KY - James M. Ransdal 17 (ABT 1833) M Farmer KY - Mary Ransdal 14 (ABT 1836) F IN - William J. Ransdal 11 (ABT 1838) M IN - Julia A. Ransdal 9 (ABT 1841) F IN - Zackariah Ransdal 5 (ABT 1845) M IN - Emiline Ransdal 3 (ABT 1847) F IN - Eliza Jane Ransdal 2/12 (ABT 1850) F IN - Margaret Crawford 18 (ABT 1832) F KY Next door: - Benjamin B. Ransdal 39 (ABT 1811) M Farmer KY - Elizabeth Ransdal 33 (ABT 1817) F KY - Merry Ransdal 11 (ABT 1839) F IN - James M. Ransdal 9 (ABT 1841) M IN - John W. Ransdal 8 (ABT 1842) M IN - Nancy J. Ransdal 6 (ABT 1844) F IN - Isaac G. Ransdal 3 (ABT 1847) M IN - Margaret E. Ransdal 1 (ABT 1849) F IN
Census
HH: 303/303, pg 86, ED 6, Franklin Twp, Johnson Co, Indiana, USA William Ransdal*, 45 (ABT 1804)/M, Farmer, 3,000/2000, Kentucky Susan Ransdal, 36 (ABT 1814)/F, Kentucky James M. Ransdal, 17 (ABT 1833)/M, Farmer, Kentucky Mary Ransdal, 14 (ABT 1836)/F, IN William J. Ransdal, 11 (ABT 1838)/M, IN Julia A. Ransdal, 9 (ABT 1841)/F, IN Zackariah Ransdal, 5 (ABT 1845)/M, IN Emiline Ransdal, 3 (ABT 1847)/F, IN Eliza Jane Ransdal, 2/12 (ABT 1850)/F, IN Margaret Crawford, 18 (ABT 1832)/F, Kentucky Next door, brother Benjamin Benjamin B. Ransdal, 39 (ABT 1811)/M, Farmer KY Elizabeth Ransdal, 33 (ABT 1817)/F, Kentucky Merry Ransdal, 11 (ABT 1839)/F, IN James M. Ransdal, 9 (ABT 1841)/M, IN John W. Ransdal, 8 (ABT 1842)/M, IN Nancy J. Ransdal, 6 (ABT 1844)/F, IN Isaac G. Ransdal, 3 (ABT 1847)/M, IN Margaret E. Ransdal, 1 (ABT 1849)/F, IN
Census
Census: Franklin Twp, Johnson Co, IN, Pg.67, Ln 39 & 40, then Pr. 68 - 7 July 1870 - William P. Ransdall* 55 (ABT 1804) M Farmer 10,145 2000 KY - Susan Ransdall 45 (ABT 1814) F KY - William J. Ransdall 21 (ABT 1838) M 200 IN - Zackariah Ransdall 17 (ABT 1843) M IN - Emiline Ransdall 13 (ABT 1847) F IN - Sarah E. Ransdall 8 (ABT 1852) F IN - Mary Ransdall 3 (ABT 1857) F IN - George B. Ransdall 9/12 (ABT 1859) M IN *Note spelling by Census taker
Census
HH: 517/500, Ln 39/40, Image 6 & 7, Pg, 67 & 68, Franklin Twp, Johnson Co, Indiana, USA William P. Ransdall [Ransdell], 55 (ABT 1805) , M, Farmer, 10165, 2000, KY, Susan Ransdall, 45 (ABT 1815) , F, KY William J. Ransdall, 21 (ABT 1839), M, -,200. IN Zachariah Ransdall, 17 (ABT 1843), M, IN Emarine Ransdall, 13 (ABT 1847), F, IN Sarah E. Ransdall, 8 (ABT (1852), F, IN Mary O. Ransdall, 3 (ABT 1857), F, IN George B. Ransdall, 9/12 (ABT OCT 1859), M, IN *Note spelling by Census taker
Census
Pg.2, Ln 30 thru 35 - 5 July 1870 - William P. Ransdell 66 (ABT 1803) M-W Farmer 2960 2490 KY - Susan Ransdell 57 (ABT 1813) F-W Keeping House DO - Zackariah Ransdell 26 (ABT 1844) M-W Farmer -0- 725 IN - Sarah Ransdell 16 (ABT 1854) F-W At Home DO - George B. Ransdell 10 (ABT 1860) M-W Do DO - Mary A. Ransdell 13 (ABT 1857) F-W Do DO
Census
HH: 13/14, Ln30-35, Pg 2, Franklin Twp, Johnson Co, Indiana, USA William P. Ransdell, 66-M-W, Farmer, 22960, 2490, KY Susan Ransdell, 57-F-W, Keeping House, KY Zachariah Ransdell, 26-M-W, Farmer, -, 725, IN Sarah Ransdell, 16-F-W, In Home, IN George B. Ransdell, 10-M-W, In Home, IN Mary A. Ransdell, 10-F-W, In Home, IN Next door to two Vanarsdall families, SImon (90) with Catharine (56) and Andrew (31) with Sirena (25). Also to Voris families.
Census
living w/son, George B.
Census
HF: 174/182, LN: 29, SD 3, ED 153, Page 19, Franklin Twp, Johnson Co, Indiana, USA by Harvey C Allison William P or R Ransdell, W-M-75-WD, Father, farmer, KY-KY-KY William, now a widower, is residing with his son George B Ransdell, age 75. HF: 174/182 also LN: 27/28 George B Ransdell, W-M-20-M, (head), Farmer, IN-KY-KY Mary E Ransdell, W-F-19-M, Wife, Keeping House, IN-OH-NY -NOTE: Just below is William J Ransdell and family, HF: 175/183, LN: 30/33 William J Ransdell, W-M-41-M, (head), Farmer, KY-KY-KY Mary A Ransdell, W-F-25-M, Wife, Keeping House, IN-KY-KY Pettie A Ransell, W-F-5-S, Dau, none, IN-KY-IN Charles L Ransdell, W-M-3-S, Son, none, IN-KY-IN Mable A Ransdell, W-F-1-S, Son, none, IN-KY-IN _NOTE: just below in HF: 175/183, LN: 35 James W Ransdell, Jr, W-M-14-S, Nephew, Lives in Family, IN-IN-IN -NOTE: finally, above all at HF: 173/181, LN: 22/25 William Ransdell, W-M-32-M, (head), Farmer, IN-KY-IN Salona A Ransdell, W-F-26-M, Wife, Keeping House, IN-KY-IN Charley R Ransdell, W-M-5-S, son, none, "bowls", IN-IN-IN John A Roberts, W-M-12-S, Cousin, Works on Farm, attended school, KS-IN-IN
Burial
Tombstone in Hopewell Cemetery reads: William, d. 29 NOV 1889, aged 77 years, 1 month, 26 days. This would have him born in 1812, yet all census information conflicts with that date.