23. Sanford3 Pursell (William2, Unknown Parents1 Pursellunknown)(4262) was born Bucks Co, Pennsylvania December 1846. Sanford died 1933 at 86 years of age.
He married Elizabeth Frankenfield in Hunterdon Co, New Jersey, January 8, 1870. Elizabeth was born Bucks Co, Pennsylvania March 1850. (Additional notes for Elizabeth Frankenfield(4263)) Elizabeth died 1935 in Bridgeton Twp, Bucks Co, PA, at 85 years of age. In the 1880 census Bridgeton Twp, Bucks Co PA page 132B, Sanford (age 33) is living with his wife Elizabeth (age 28), Daughters Minnie (age 8), Flora (age 5) and son Jacob (age 2). Sanford has the occupation of boatery and has been unemployed for 4 months during the last year.
In the 1900 census Bridgeton Twp, Bucks Co PA page 58A&B, Sanford (age ??) is living with his wife Elizabeth (age 50), daughters Jennie (age 16), Tillie (age 13), Minnie Jameson (age 28), sons William (age 15), Walter (age 5) and Grandson Edgar Jameson (age 1). Sanford has the occupation of Boatman, was unemployed for 4 months, ownes his home with no mortgage. Sanford is recorded on the last line of page 58A and if the 1900 index had not noted this as Sanfords record, there is no way that the name can be read.
In the 1910 census Bridgeton Twp Bucks Co Pa page 72A, Sanford (age 63) is living with Elizabeth (age 60) and his son Walter (age 15). Sanford owns his farm and has no mortgage. It is noted that Sanford has been married for 41 years and Elizabeth has been married for 46 but they both are noted as being only married once.
Sanford Pursell and Elizabeth Frankenfield had the following children:
56 i. Minnie4 Pursell was born Upper Black Eddy, Bucks Co, PA April 8, 1872. She married Edgar C. Williams 1898. Edgar was born about 1870. (See Edgar C. Williams for the continuation of this line.)
57 ii. Flora Pursell was born Upper Black Eddy, Bucks Co, PA December 26, 1874. Flora died Milford, Holland Twp, Hunterdon Co, NJ. She married Samuel A Risley Bucks Co, Pennsylvania, 1899. Samuel was born in Pennsylvania July 1875. Samuel(4264) was the son of Arthur Risley and Amanda unknown. (See Samuel A Risley for the continuation of this line.)
+ 58 iii. Jacob Pursell was born March 1879.
59 iv. Jennie Pursell was born Upper Black Eddy, Bucks Co, PA September 11, 1883. She married J. N. Rodes.
+ 60 v. William Pursell was born December 14, 1884.
61 vi. Tillie Pursell was born Upper Black Eddy, Bucks Co, PA August 7, 1886. She married Joseph Odell.
+ 62 vii. Walter Pursell was born August 24, 1894.
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