My gggrandfather, Thomas Abbott was born 1798 in Lisburn, County Down,Ireland. He emigrated to the USA in 1816 and settled in Paterson, Passaic County, N.J. Married Maria Hale in 1825 in Paterson. One of their sons, Michael, married Ellen Daly in 1865. Looking for info re ancesters and/or decendants. I'm happy to share all my info.