Cunningham: Ireland> VA> GA> IN> IL> MO> KS>
Surnames: Cunningham, Moore (Griffith, Higgins, Dewey, Parker, Donovan) Kent (Emminger), Dodds (Thompson), Shields.
My brick wall is my 4GG, John Cunningham b abt 1768, supposedly in County Donegal, IRE to father Joseph Cunningham. Family is in Pittsylvania County, VA prior to 1800. Son Stewart, b 1786 in GA m Elizabeth Shields in Jackson County, GA in 1804. He fought in the Battle of Tipecannoe, 1812 in IN. His son, John b 1815 in Knox/Gibson Couty, IN.
DNA and yDNA matches lead to various other people's VA brick walls before 1800: Daniel G, Sampson, Mary Polly, Elizabeth and Eleanor Cunningham