I have received lots of good information concerning my query.Alfred's parents were: Stephen Breese b. 12-29-1776 in Morris Co., NJ, d.9-24-1853 in Morris Co., NJ. He married on 5-4-1802 Harriet Ogden b. 1-28-1782 and d. 4-16-1842. Alfred's parents were: Henry Breese b. 8-29-1753 in Somerset Co., NJ and d. 6-3-1835 in Chemung Co., NY.He married in 1774 Ruth Pierson b. 12-9-1754 and d. 1833. Henry's parents were: John Breese b. 1713 in Shrewsbury, Wales and d.3-4-1803 in Somerset Co., NJ.He married in 1737 Dorothy Riggs b. 1713 in Scotland and d. 1803 in Somerset Co., NJ. Does anyone know John's parentage??