I'm a retired legal administra- tive assistant with 35 years of experience as a genealogist. My maiden name is Lynn, spelled in some generations as Linn. My direct paternal ancestors were Ulster Scots who came to the U.S. in 1788 and helped to found the village of Concord, Pennsylvania.
Including all ancestral lines, they lived primarily in PA, MD, VA, WV, and OH. Surnames include: Bess/Boesse; Bloodgood/Bloetgoet; Bryan/O'Bryan; Butler; Campbell; Carlisle/Carlyle; Carr/Karr; Coyle; Danner/Tanner; Erhardt; Erisman; Garrison; Gisler/Geisler; Gray; Hahn/Hawn; Highstand/Hiestand; Huffer/Hofer; Jans/Janse; Keever; Kidwell; Krusen; Lincoln; Line; Lynn/Linn; Mansberger/Mannsperger; McDaniel/McDonald; Rife/Reiff; Rohrer; Saylor/Seiler; Scyoc/Van Scyoc; Sener; Smith; Swain; Thomas; Widney/Udney/Udnie/Udny; Weast/Wiest; Williams; Wilson; Young; and others.