Michael Stacks Gleason b.abt 1794 in Ireland came to Va. abt. 1820.He stayed in Nelson Cty, Va and his 2 brothers went north.They did not come over on a legal ship.They were smuggled from Ireland because they were mechanics. Have no info on the brothers but some of Michael's relatives include: Hommo Drummond, Horrace Loving, John Arlington, William Perley,Lizzie Stuart,Henry Morris. These are a few in our family.If this rings a bell, please let me know. Michael married Nancy Willis Martens.