Researching the family of Andrew AYRES who emigrated to Cambridge Twn., Lenawee Co., MI from Yorkshire (Doncaster?), Eng. around 1830-1832.The family, initially, resided around the small village of Springville, Cambridge Twn. and Franklin Twn. near the Irish Hills area.
Other Lenawee Co. MI, surnames associated with the Andrew AYRES descendents: Adell, Ayers, Baird, Barber, Blanford, Bodine, Boney, Boomer, Brighton, Burcham, Carmen, Ciell, Clayton, Cooley, Derby, Dermyer, Des Ermia, Ellison, Feller, Fiske, Fleetwood, Gaston, Hand, Hardcastle, Hayes, Herrick, Holmes, Hulzhauer, Horton, Hutchins, Iott, Jacobs, Jessup, LeWard (or Reward), Leonard, Lewis, Link, Little, Midgley, Miller, Mirachi, Neal, Neggs (Knaggs), Nortley, O'Brien, Pearce, Raymond, Rigs (Rigg), Rogers, Royal, Saxton, Seaman, Selleck, Shafer, Sharpe, Shavalier, Sherrard, Sims, Smith, Snedecker, Standberry, Thompson, Trowbridge, Wagner, Wheaton, Woodhead.
I and my fellow Andrew AYRES descendent researchers would welcome sharing information with others researching common families.