Roderick Family History

Roderick Family History

The family history of

John Douglas Roderick

This site outlines our information on Joan's father's family.  Surnames include RODERICK, RIBEIRO, and LAWRENCE who emigrated from Isle of Flores, Azores in the 1880's and settled in Massachusetts; and also surnames MCGINNISS, ROACH, ROSE, WILLIAMS, NORRIS, AND AHERN who emigrated for Ireland in the 1840's and 1850's. Their descendents lived in Massachusetts, Florida, Colorado and elsewhere.

Descendents of

  1. John Joseph Roderick and his wife Maria Catherine Ribeiro
  2. William McGinniss (1842-1917) and his wife Margaret Roach (1859-1933)