Originally posted: 12 July 1997
Would like to contact anyone researching the Ursprung line. Johann Heinrich Ursprung/Urspring married Margaretha Schlosser in or near Wehrda/Marburg, state of Hassen, Germany and had the following children: 1) Jacob md. Elizabeth Scherer and stayed in Germany. 2) Johann Jacob md. Margaretha Zimmer and settled in Rochester, 3) Heinrich md Margaretha Zimmer Ursprung (his brother's widow) and lived in Rochester also, 4) Carl md Massey Rachael Hall and lived in Pensacola, FL and later in Palestine, Texas and last in Houston, Texas 5) Anton also came to New York but have no more information 6) Elizabeth Ruth stayed in Germany. I have some information on the children of the above if anyone is interested in this family.
Sue Vaughn Taylor, Route 3, Box 991, Jacksonville, TX 75766