Michael Ryan was born in Haverhill, Mass. He was the son of James E."Scagey" and Ellen L.(Dorsey)Ryan. He was a member of Father Matthew's football leauge. Father Mastthews was a priest in Haverhill who had football teams for mainly youth of Irish immigrants or second generations of people who were from Ireland in the late 1800s and early 1900s.
in Haverhill, Mass USA