Hello Edward: Doing some research on our family name and read your note with great interest.I can trace back to Christopher 1666 Ripon area, Michael 1685 of Well Parish. Our records show a George b1715 d1789 married Ann Ingram. Also, see a George b1794 married Jane Lotty 1815. Ephriam was the brother to my great,great,grandfather Sampson b1831 son of William b1782 and Ellen Hullah of Ripon.My great, grandfather was Frederick, grandfather Albert Harold b1890,father Albert Gordon b1922 d1985. Would be very interested in knowing more about your side.