Ayers Lynn Ghrist lived in Fayette and Westmoreland Counties in PA from about 1843 to 1906.His wife, Lutishia, had 13 children of which only 5 lived to adulthood. These were Laura, Glenn, Myrtle, Mary, and ?. Ayersfather was Johnson Ghrist who was the son of Joseph Ghrist. They settled the area somewhere around 1800 and were farmers, carpenters, and coal miners.Johnson fought in the Civil War. Send me a message if you know these people or are related to them.