My great, great grandmother is Mary Olphert of Donegal , Ireland.
Mary married William Lodge , rector of St Catherine's Cathedral in Killysbeg, Ireland http://martymac.org/Geneology/Lodge/SCathChurch.jpg
. One of their children is my great grandfather , Thomas Wybrants Lodge. Olphert children were sometimes named Wybrants. Thomas Lodge married Margaret Short Thomson and resided in Linn, Creek , Missouri http://martymac.org/Geneology/Lodge/Mill.jpg
. One of their children was Winifred Meta Lodge who is my grandmother. Winifred Lodge married Norman Yadon
and resided in Linn Creek, Springfield and St Louis , Missouri.
One of their children Allott Wybrants Yadon http://martymac.org/Geneology/Lodge/AllottYadon.jpg
was my father Allott Wybrants Yadon. My mother was Helen Louise Lovett
and they lived in Springfield, Rolla, Neosho and Springfield, Mo. Later in Fort Worth , Texas then a few years in Washington DC. These marriages have been recorded in the Lodge Family Bible (printed by Roger Daniel to the University of Cambridge - 1648 London, England) it is recorded
William Lodge married to Mary Olphert by Richard LLD P? (looks like Primate) on Saturday June 1, 1770 at Shandboro County Dublin. Present: John and Edwarda Lodge, Leticia Olphert, Richard Olphert, Anne Olphert