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Hello, that might be my family! My gg grandfather was Thomas Ryan b. 1853 in Schuylkill Co., but moved to dauphin as a small child, and lived the rest of his life there. He married Mary Riley and they had 7 kids: James, Jane, Frances, Edward, Catherine, John, and Gertrude.
let me know if this is who you're looking for. I have lots more info.