Hi my name is Jennifer Jones. I am new at looking up the research too. I found your name interesting due to it running in my grandmothers side of the family.we have a Ransome Welborn in the family many years ago. the father of this Ransom was James Welborn. there were 11 children to James Welborn and Elizabeth Dudley. There is an Edward Welborn in this line too. in researching, I have found that many of the Welborns in my family line go back to Muhlenberg, Kentucky,Virginia, and the carolinas And also pa.