My ancestor Margaret McCracken b Jul 1818 m Thomas Alexander Carpenter. According to obit information Margaret is of "the" McCracken family that settled the area and my mom has been telling me for years they are all from Slippery Rock. Thomas and Margaret Carpenter are found in Neshannock in 1850 and have (Margaret's older sister? ) Elizabeth McCracken b ca 1811 living with them.i haven't identified Margaret's parents and hope you have some info to share. Are we cousins?