Michael Ansell Jr. 
- Born: 1797, Lovettsville, Loudoun, Virginia, USA
- Marriage: Catharine Unknown 
Question Michael Jr's Catherine was named Menieklo. There were Nichlos and Menicks in the area.
"Genealogical and Personal History of Fayette County PA" by John Jordan & James Hadden, 1912 Vol. 1 p 230-232 says 4 children. It lists Alexander, John, George, and 'A Daughter'
1820 Michael Ansell, Federal Census, Turkeyfoot Township, Somerset, PA p. 201 one male under ten, one between 16-26, one female between 16-26. (Mary Ann not yet born)
1830 Federal Census, Turkeyfoot Township, Somerset,PA Michael Ansel, JR. two males under 5, one between 10-15, one between 30-40, one female between 5-10 (this could be Mary Ann), one between 30-40.
1840 Federal Census, Turkeyfoot Twp, Somerset,PA p. 143 Michael Ansel,JR. one male between 5-9, two between 10-14, one between 20-29, one between 40-49, one female between 15-19 (this could be Mary Ann), one between 40-49.
1850 Federal Census, Michael Ansel, (Auson in index), Henry Clay Twp, Fayette,PA p. 123.
Michael age 51 b VA,
Catharine 50 b PA,
Alexander 20 (stage driver)PA.
1860 Federal Census, Michael Ansell, Upper/Lower Turkeyfoot Twp, Somerset,PA p. 664 Lower Turkeyfoot Twp, Somerset, PA, p. 644 house 125,
Michael Ansell age 62, b. VA, occupation a miller,
Catharine 60, Spinster, b. PA,
Caroline J 13 b. PA,
Alex 33, b PA,
Matilda 35 b. PA,
Sarah C 2 b. PA.
1870 They do not seem to appear in the Somerset census....where have they gone? died?There is a Michael age 70 (should be 71 or 72) in Springfield Twp, Fayette, PA with a Malinda 50, Allen 18 and Mary Lucinda 14. p. 175
There is also a Michael Ansel, no dates, buried at Scullton Cemetery Somerset City, Somerset,PA
Noted events in his life were:
• Christening, December 3, 1797. New Jerusalem Evangelical Lutheran Church, Lovettsville, Loudoun,VA
Michael married Catharine Unknown  [MRIN: 5526]. (Catharine Unknown  was born circa 1800 in , , Pennsylvania, USA.)