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Wife of Edward Oursler; Maryland (About 1705 - 1789)

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Wife of Edward Oursler; Maryland (About 1705 - 1789)

Posted: 26 Nov 2010 5:40PM GMT
Classification: Query
Surnames: Oursler
According to all of the information that I have previously found, Edward Oursler married Ruth Owings on March 21, 1734. However, while investigating my husband's ancestors, William Oursler (b. 1753); Stephen Oursler (1793 - 1880) I found a newspaper article from The Jeffersonian, Towson, Maryland dated Friday, November 3, 1933, Oursler Homestead, Near Randallstown Dates from Original Grant Issues in 1741. According to this article Edward Oursler came to Maryland from Englad a bachelor, but later married a Miss Prizzell and as soon as he had obtained his "Long Looked For" grant..he built a log house on the land--setting it on a knoll about fifty yards to the north-west of the present house and only a few yards up a steep slope above an ...."

Does anyone have any information on a marriage between Edward Oursler and a Miss Prizzell as stated in this newspaper article?
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kedrington1 27 Nov 2010 12:40AM GMT 
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