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This site features several surnames from Maine and New Brunswick like Ryder, Rider, Hillock, Carter, Thorne, Perry, Towle, Smyth and Nason.
Dana's ancestors are mainly English and Scottish. The Rider/Ryder line came from England to Plymouth, MA, went to Long Island, NY then to New Brunswick. Where the Carter side came from Scotland to New Brunswick and the Nason side came from England to Kittery, Maine.
The majority of Susan's ancestors are Irish and Polish. Susan's Hillock line came from Ireland through Canada to Scarborough, ME. Her Polish (Wishneski) line came to Connecticut, as well as her grandmothers Ryan family.
Site created December 24, 2012, updated July 28, 2015
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