Margaret S. Opdyke m John Thompson. She was d of Anthony(aka Tunis)Opdyke (1787-1857) who m Ann Linnaberry. R at Hackettstown,NJ. Tanner, Served 2 yrs in War of 1812 at Sany Hook. Had 10 Children, 7 who married to or were Railroad people. d's Elizabeth (Hubbel) & Margaret relocated to New Haven, CT and s Hampton nearby to Putnum, CT (nr Thompson, CT). Anthony was son of William Opdyke & Sarah Palmer, Soldier in Rev. War, Farmer. He was s of William Opdycke(1715-85) & Nancy Carpenter. R near Maidenhead,NJ. He was s of Alpert Opdyck (1685-1752)R in Hopewell then Maidenhead,NJ.,Planter. He was s of Johannes Opdyck of Dutchkill,Long Island, then Hopewell & Maidenhead,Planter. Son of Louris Jansen op Dyck the immigrant from Holland.Settled in Albany,New Amsterdam (NY) then Gravesend,Long Island,Fur Trader.