Hi, my name is Ken Lawley. I am researching mainly my parents' lines at the moment. i.e Lawley and Tappenden.On my mother's side ,Tappenden, I have traced back to the region around Sandwich, Woodnesborough and Margate in Kent, UK. (John = Sarah Coppen md 1797)On my father's side, Lawley, I have traced back to the region around Neen Sollars in Shropshire, UK. (Charles William b 1883 to Charles = Elizabeth Garbett)Other names of interest are: Holness; Coppen; Moran; Morgan; Garbett.My spouse, Kari Sørlie, is Norwegian and is tracing Ballestad from the Skien area in Norway.