Hello Jerry LUSK
Sorry my Great Grandfather Alexander Patton was from Marion , Grant Co., Indiana and was the husband of Cora M. Marsh on Oct. 19, 1880
They had 6 children
Ada Ellen Patton -1883 married to Roscoe M. Benefiel
Barrett March Patton= Oct. 4, 1885 married to Frances Kuntz
Martha Emily Patton - Nov. 23, 1887 my Grandma married to Joseph Orlo Fenstermacher
Georgia Marcia Patton - July 17, 1889 married to Ralph Strong
Elma M. Patton June 17, 1893 died as child
Marcus Levens Patton - June 15, 1896 married to Phyllis B??
But , that is a portion of my paternal side ...
Guess what surname is very important on my maternal side ???
Give UP ?
I am the great grand daughter of Clara Viola LUSK who married Mark Gross
Clara was a daughter of George Elbert Lusk who married Catherine N. Blank
George was a son of Joseph Hugh LUSK husband of Julianna Waggoner
Joseph was born in Tazewell Co., Virginia
as a son of Charles Lusk and Anna Runyon / Lusk Sr.
Charles Lusk was born in South Carolina as a son of William Lusk and Mary P. Neeley / Lusk Jr.
William Lusk having been born in 1760 in South Carolina as a son of William and Jane Lusk Sr.
William Lusk Sr. was born in 1740 in SC as a son of Eleanor Smith and James Lusk
James Lusk was born 1719 in Augusta Co., Virginia my 7th Gr Grandparent and was a son of Elizabeth Nevitt and Nathan Lusk from Ulster, Ireland
Nathan was a son of William Joseph Lusk and Elizabeth Hays / Lusk William being born in 1696 in Belfast , Ireland and yes my 9th Gr Grandfather
William Joseph was a son of John Joseph Lusk also born in Ireland who's wife's name is a mystery at this point . They were my 10th Gr Grandparents .
My Lusk family came from the area known as Lusk Ireland and Lusk Tower, which you can look up on the internet .
I really would like to exchange data with you and see where you fit on the tree.