son of John Gursslin, a denizen of Lockport, came to the United States
from Germany in 1855. His wife was Elizabeth Woulthman, of Germany
and their children were Henry, Richey, Mary, Herman, Carrie, Rose,
Matilda, Minnie, and Ella. Henry was seven years old when he came
with his father from Bremen to Lockport. He came to Oakfield in 1882.
He married Mary, daughter of Seth and Adaline (Luther) Ransom, of
Shelby, NY. and their chldren were Albert (deceased), Nettie E., and
Reuben W. Mr. Gursslin has recently removed to Alabama, in this county.