Interested in Lake families, I am from Michigan, NY, RI, Mass.
I am descended from Henry+ Alice (the executed) Lake, Dorchester Mass, Little Compton RI, Dutchess co. NY, in Michigan since 1837. My line is published in "The Settlers Of Beekman's Patent" Vol. #7. I have studied several Lake families besides my own. Other families of interest; Lake, Hummel, Devens, Crapo,, Tripp, Tabor, Knowles, Crane, Ashton, Doty, Pratt, Many others also.
Enjoy genealogy and "The Hunt", history and all it brings,
"out-of-the-closet"! I am 6th generation Oakland co. Michigan and proud of it !