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We will list all Families, by Earliest Ancestor and Line Leader who wish to be listed.  We hope that eventually, all families will be listed on this page.   We also hope to eventually locate descendants of each family and to arrange their participation in the DNA project.  (Participation in the DNA Project is not a requirement for listing on this page, but we will indicate families who have a man representing them in the DNA Project .)


  • William Dreden b c1630 Edinburghshire, Scotland m Jane - Ron Dryden [dryden AT]
    • David Dreden b c1665 Edinburghshire, Scotland
      • David Dreden Jr. b c1702 Somerset, MD m Hannah Noble
        • William Dryden b 23 Jun 1740 Somerset, MD m Sarah Dorsey
          • Sovern Dryden b 1774 Somerset Co., MD m Nancy Redden
            • Joseph D. Dryden b c1804 Somerset, MD m Nancy Mitchell
              • Levin Dryden b 2 Jul 1848 Bracken, KY m Mahala Sparks
                • Millard Samuel Dryden b 12 Apr 1884 Robertson, KY m Eliza Berry 167176
  • William Dryden b. 1771, Bladen County, NC - annewilson171[annewilson AT]
    • John Dryden b. 1802, Waycross, GA
      • Benjamin Dryden b. c 1840 Ware Co. GA
        • Francis Marion Dryden, b. 1876 Hamilton Co. FL 137370
  • David Dryden, d 1782, August Co VA- Virginia Kobler [ginkob1 AT] 
    • Thomas Dryden, b. between 1730 and 1734, m. Agnes McClure.
      • Nathaniel Dryden, b. 1762, Rockbridge Co., VA, m. Mary McClure
        • David Dryden, b. 1800, Harrison Co., KY, m. Malinda Guest.
          • Alexander Barton Dryden, b. 1839, Bedford Co., TN, m. Lydia Musgrave 
            • David Thomas Dryden, b. 1865, Bedford Co., TN, m. Virgie Ann Manire
              • Thomas Alexander Dryden, b. 1892, Lewisburg, Marshall Co., TN, d. 1973 Lawrenceburg, Lawrence Co., TN m Lovie Stewart 158443
              • Ernest Daniel Dryden, b. 1908, Lewisburg, Marshall Co., TN, m. Grace Rose.158165                             
  • James Dryden b c1811 Roundwood, Cornwall, England d 1876 m Hannah Hartley Avey - roxy2000 [drydensearch AT]
    •  James Francis Dryden b c1842 Greenwich, Kent, England d 1898 m Annie M.
      • Mabel Dryden b c1876 Sheffield, Yorkshire, England
      • Charles K. Dryden b c1877 Staveley, Derbyshire, England
      • Kate E. Dryden b c1879 Walsall, Staffordshire, England
      • Annie F. Dryden b 1879 Staffordshire, England
      • Edith E. Dryden b c1881 Staffordshire, England
      • Ethel E. Dryden b c1883 Walsall, Staffordshire, England
      • Thomas F. Dryden b c1885 Walsall, Staffordshire, England
      • Henry W. Dryden b c1887 Walsall, Staffordshire, England
      • Richard Dryden b 1891 Walsall, Staffordshire, England
    • Thomas P. Dryden b c1844 St. Georges, Surrey, England
    • George Dryden b c1847 Heavitree, Devon, England m Elizabeth
    • Henry Arthur Dryden b 1850 Heavitree, Devon England d 1909 m Sophia Louisa Lee
      • Herbert George Dryden b 1880 St. Ann, Nottingham, England d c1940 Trinidad m Mary Lucretia Clunes
      • Daisy Blanche Dryden b c1884 Nottingham, England
    • Frederick Dryden b c1853 Walworth, Surrey, England
    • Charles Dryden b c1855 Derbyshire, England
    • Kate Dryden b c1857 Derbyshire, England





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