Here's one link from Michigan to New York. Rodney HINCKLEY, b. 20 Aug. 1798, NY, & Jane BUYS had Mary Amanda HINCKLEY, who m1. Sylvanus CATE & had Geo. Edgar CATE, b. ca. 1848; m2. John LUNDY. Rodney was son of Samuel HINCKLEY (2 May 1770, Pittstown, Rensselaer, NY - Aug. 1849) & Mary BROWN (28 Aug. 1771, Cape Vincent, Jeffn., NY - 1845, Cape Vincent). Cape Vincent is northeast of Lake Ontario on the Canadian border. Pittstown is northeast of Albany. George E. CATE was of Casco, Allegan, MI, in 1880.