Munsell / Munselle Family




Welcome to our new web page. This is the place to find quick links and information on the line of Lorenzo Dow Munselle of Richland Springs, San Saba County, Texas. We hope you will visit often and tell your family members and relatives about our page. 

Don't forget to sign our Guest Book! You can also leave messages for other Munsell(e) descendants in the Guest Book and we will pass them along. We also have a live Munsell(e) family wiki where you can collaborate with other family researchers. Click on link above to get started now.

We have collected here all of the major websites that you will need to find out more about the Munsell(e) family. If you would like to add your name to our list of Munsell(e) Family Researchers, please contact Nancy Cunningham. 

This represents the combined research of 20 years for Nancy Cunningham and Nancy West. We appreciate the contributions of those who have shared their family information and photographs with us over the years. We have also posted our entire gedcoms -see links at left,  we have identified a combined total of  15,000 connected family members.

We also reach out and collaborate with many of our Munsell(e) and connected families researchers. If you are doing research on Munsell(e) or any of our connected families and would like to contribute information to this page, please contact  Nancy Cunningham or  Nancy West


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Heraldry of the Munsell Family


Connected Families

Our branch of the Munsell family has lived in Connecticut, Ohio, Illinois and Texas and many many families are woven into this family by marriage. You will find some of the families that have married into the Munsell family below.

Connected Families:

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A Brief History of the Munselles in Texas

A Brief History of the Munselle's in Texas
by Nancy West

Most members of the Munselle family now residing in Texas can trace their ancestry back to LORENZO DOW MUNSELLE, born January 1, 1828 in Licking County, Ohio. Lorenzo came to Texas about 1889 from Mt. Vernon in Jefferson County, Illinois.

From printed booklet for Munselle Family Reunion, Colmesneil, TX, June 1994

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Lorenzo Dow Munselle Family 1900



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