Robert Emmett/Emmitt Mansell, son of Robert E. & Laura (Dill) Mansell, was born in Russellville, Franklin County Alabama June 24, 1888. He registered for the WWI Draft on June 5, 1917, listing his occupation as Mining and claiming exemptions for a wife and 3 children under 12 years old.
1900; Census Place: Hills, Franklin,Alabama; Roll: 16; Page: 2B; Enumeration District: 0026; FHL microfilm: 1240016.
↑ "United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:K3PF-KK8 : 12 December 2014), Robert Emmitt Mansell, 1917-1918; citing Franklin County, Alabama, United States, NARA microfilm publication M1509 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.); FHL microfilm 1,509,386.
Findagrave.com Memorial #63032753, Robert Emmet Mansell. Created by G. Andrew Dill December 17, 2010
Findagrave.com Memorial #63106452, Robert Emmett Mansell. Created by Lawler Family December 20, 2010
It may be possible to confirm family relationships with Robert by comparing test results with other carriers of his ancestors' Y-chromosome or mitochondrial DNA.
However, there are no known yDNA test-takers in his direct paternal line.
Mitochondrial DNA test-takers in the direct maternal line: