William L. Mansell
Carol's note: William L. Mansell was born November 19, 1812 in Jackson Co., TN. He was the son of Richard and Elizabeth Mobley Mansell. He was married four times: 1. Arrena K. Carr (bef. 1834 in Jackson Co., TN); 2. Sarah Stephens October 20, 1851; 3. Susan Calvin Reader August 24, 1853 in White Co., IL 4. Juda Martin Ventress September 2, 1862. William migrated to the Hamilton Co. area with the Carr and Harper families from Jackson Co., TN area in the early 1850s. He is buried at Ten Mile Cemetery in Hamilton Co., IL.
↑ "United States Census, 1870," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M64S-HVK : 12 April 2016), Wm Mansell, Illinois, United States; citing p. 28, family 198, NARA microfilm publication M593 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.); FHL microfilm 545,724.
↑ "Illinois Deaths and Stillbirths, 1916-1947," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/N3DZ-KYR : 27 December 2014), William Mansell in entry for Samuel Moberly Mansell, 01 Apr 1916; Public Board of Health, Archives, Springfield; FHL microfilm 1,531,027.
It may be possible to confirm family relationships with William by comparing test results with other carriers of his Y-chromosome or his mother's mitochondrial DNA.
However, there are no known yDNA or mtDNA test-takers in his direct paternal or maternal line.
It is likely that these autosomal DNA test-takers will share DNA with William: