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William Sweazea

Male 1800 - 1850  (~ 49 years)


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  • Name William Sweazea  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Born BET. 1790 - 1800  prob. Elbert Co. Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4
    Gender Male 
    Died 1850  Wayne County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4
    Person ID I0897  Merged Tree

    Father Richard Sweazea,   b. ABT. 1770, Cumberland County, Pensylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. BEF. 1830, Wayne Co. Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 59 years) 
    Mother Jane Johnston,   b. 1770,   d. 1832, Arkansas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years) 
    Married ABT. 1790  Prob. Elbert Co. Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 4
    Family ID F331  Group Sheet

    Family Unknown 
    Children 
    +1. Thomas Jefferson Swezea,   b. 6 Dec 1809, Roane Co/Hickman Co. Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Jan 1887, Walla Walla, Washington Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
     2. Mathias Sweazea,   b. 1823, Wayne County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1865, Shelby County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 42 years)
     3. Daughter,   b. 1825
     4. William Sweazea,   b. 28 Nov 1828, Wayne County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 May 1901, Reynolds County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)
     5. Daughter,   b. 1830
     6. Daughter,   b. 1835
     7. Daughter,   b. 1838
    Family ID F293  Group Sheet

  • Notes 
    • [Beddow03.FTW]pring of 1878 in Elkport, IA. He was divorced from his second wife (Sarah E.) on 11/27/1883 and paid her alimony of $130. He married his third wife, Virginia Ann (Baker), in Elk twshp., Clayton cty., IA on 7/15/1888 who died on 9/15/1924. They had two children (Mary Margaret (b. 5/30/1890) and Ruth M. (b. 9/18/1894). He enrolled in Co. I, 3rd Reg., Missouri Volunteers on 11/19/61 at Dubuque, IA and was discharged on 11/16/1864 at St. Louis. He was commanded by D.B. Green. He was disabled by deafness and rheumatism at Vicksburg, Miss. on 5/14/1863 after enduring heavy cannon fire when he layed under the water batteries? at siege of Vicksburg. He was also in the battle of Chickasaw Bayou in 12/1862. He was 6'1". He kept a hotel in Eck post? near Clayton County IA beginning in 1877. He farmed from 1869-1877. In 5/1897, he had 20 acres valued at $140 in Clayton County, IA. ... from Bruce Beddow 3/1997

  • Sources 
    1. [S01455] 1830 census of Wayne Co., Missour- 1840 census records Wayne County, Missourii.
      1830- 1840 census of Wayne Co., Missouri. Personal records of Opal Sweazea Allen.

    2. [S01648] sweeze.
      Date of Import: Jul 29, 1999

    3. [S01648] sweeze.
      Date of Import: Aug 1, 1999

    4. [S12068] 18212.ged.
      Date of Import: Jun 7, 2001


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