Thomas: I too am a descendent of John McQuigg who was born in 1766.Do you have anything on the family in Ireland or Scotland. I already have most of it once they came to the States. thanks, a cousin (Possibly, Ralph Roberts P.s. there were 8 sons in that family, four tories and four whigs. I believe that all of the torie sons dropped the mc before thier name and went by Quigg, although I have only been able to verify that David actually did. ralph.