Nicholas Dryden was born circa 1571 to John Dryden (c1526-c1584) and Elizabeth Cope (c1529-1584) and died 1608 of unspecified causes. Notable ancestors include Charlemagne (747-814), Alfred the Great (849-899), Hugh Capet (c940-996), Rurik (c832-879), Henry II of England (1133-1189), William I of England (1027-1087). Ancestors are from the United Kingdom, France, Germany, Russia, Ukraine, Spain, Portugal, England, Belgium, the Netherlands, Ireland, Israel, the Byzantine Empire, Italy.
|Offspring of Nicholas Dryden and Mary Emyley (?-?)|
|Elizabeth Dryden (?-?)|| Thomas Swift (?-?)|
- William Allen Shade 06:12, 29 August 2009 (UTC) - 4th cousin, ? removed