I came across your site you posted in 2005-concerning the family name of NUTE. this was my maiden name. ---my story.I have info that my family came from Maine- or maryland.you noted --Holt co Mo]John Nute [md] Louisa [[Wise]]some of there children William ----John---Anna---Mike. had sisters.one [md] a Freeman. they settled in Bevier Mo. Macon coMo.6 counties east of Macon Co.very little info on my family.if you can help on this ,really would appreciate it,.thank'sSandra from Macon Mo.