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Descendants of Richard Swain

 

14 Generations

 

 

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Generation 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 & 7 

 

Generation No. 1

 

1.RICHARD1 SWAIN was born September 21, 1595 in Binfield Parish, Berkshire Co., England, and died April 14, 1682 in Nantucket Island, Nantucket Co., MA.He married (1) ELIZABETH BASSELLE.She died July 15, 1657 in Hampton, NH.He married (2) JANE GODFREY.She was born Abt. 1630 in Topsfield, MA.

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Children of RICHARD SWAIN and ELIZABETH BASSELLE are:

†††††††††††††††††† i.††† WILLIAM2 SWAIN, b. Abt. 1618, Binfield Parish, Berkshire Co., England; d. October 20, 1657, Coast of MA; m. PRUDENCE MARSTON.

††††††††††††††††† ii.††† FRANCIS SWAIN, b. Abt. 1621, Binfield Parish, Berkshire Co., England; d. 1667, Middleborough, Long Island, NY; m. MARTHA (LNU).

†††††††††††††††† iii.††† NICHOLAS SWAIN, b. March 05, 1622/23, Binfield Parish, Berkshire Co., England; d. August 18, 1650, Hampton, NH.

†††††††††††††††† iv.††† GRACE SWAIN, b. February 23, 1626/27, Binfield Parish, Berkshire Co., England; m. NATHANIEL BOULTER, 1647, Hampton, Rockingham Co., NH; b. Abt. 1625, England; d. March 14, 1693/94, Hampton, NH.

††††††††††††††††† v.††† DOROTHY SWAIN, b. Abt. 1629, Binfield Parish, Berkshire Co., England; d. 1707, Rowley, Essex Co., MA; m. (1) THOMAS ABBOT; m. (2) EDWARD CHAPMAN; m. (3) ARCHELAUS WOODMAN.

†††††††††††††††† vi.††† RICHARD SWAIN, b. May 06, 1630, Binfield Parish, Berkshire Co., England; d. Bef. 1635, Binfield Parish, Berkshire Co., England.

2.†††††††††††† vii.††† JOHN SWAIN, b. October 05, 1633, Binfield Parish, Berkshire Co., England; d. 1717, Nantucket Island, Nantucket Co., MA.

†††††††††††††† viii.††† ELIZABETH SWAIN, b. October 09, 1636, Newbury, Essex Co., MA; d. February 10, 1711/12, Hampton Falls, NH; m. NATHANIEL WEARE, December 03, 1656, Hampton Falls, NH; b. Abt. 1631; d. May 13, 1718, Hampton, Rockingham Co., NH..

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Child of RICHARD SWAIN and JANE GODFREY is:

†††††††††††††††† ix.††† RICHARD2 SWAIN, b. January 13, 1659/60, Ntucket Island, Nantucket Co., MA; d. October 21, 1706, Cape May Co., NJ.

 

 

Generation No. 2

 

2.JOHN2 SWAIN (RICHARD1) was born October 05, 1633 in Binfield Parish, Berkshire Co., England, and died 1717 in Nantucket Island, Nantucket Co., MA.He married MARY WEARE November 15, 1660 in Hampton Falls, NH, daughter of NATHANIEL WEARE and SARAH (LNU).She was born Abt. 1636, and died 1714 in Nantucket Island, Nantucket Co., MA.

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Children of JOHN SWAIN and MARY WEARE are:

†††††††††††††††††† i.††† MARY3 SWAIN, b. September 11, 1661, Hampton, NH; d. July 27, 1714; m. JOSEPH NASON, Abt. 1681.

††††††††††††††††† ii.††† JOHN SWAIN, b. September 01, 1664, Nantucket Island, Nantucket Co., MA; d. November 29, 1738, Nantucket Island, Nantucket Co., MA; m. EXPERIENCE FOLGER, 1687, Nantucket Island, Nantucket Co., MA; b. Abt. 1668; d. April 06, 1739.

†††††††††††††††† iii.††† STEPHEN SWAIN, b. November 21, 1666, Nantucket, MA; d. January 24, 1712/13, Chowan Co., NC; m. PATIENCE STIBALL.

†††††††††††††††† iv.††† SARAH SWAIN, b. July 13, 1670, Nantucket Island, Nantucket Co., MA; m. JOSEPH NORTON.

3.†††††††††††††† v.††† JOSEPH SWAIN, b. July 17, 1673, Nantucket Island, Nantucket Co., MA; d. June 01, 1766, Nantucket Island, Nantucket Co., MA.

†††††††††††††††† vi.††† ELIZABETH SWAIN, b. May 16, 1676, Nantucket Island, Nantucket Co., MA; d. July 24, 1760; m. JOSHUA SEVOLLE.

††††††††††††††† vii.††† BENJAMIN SWAIN, b. July 05, 1679, Nantucket Island, Nantucket Co., MA; d. August 18, 1757, Nantucket Island, Nantucket Co., MA; m. MARY TAYLOR, May 10, 1705, Nantucket Island, Nantucket Co., MA; d. May 15, 1762.

†††††††††††††† viii.††† HANNAH SWAIN, b. May 07, 1681, Portsmouth, New Port, RI; d. September 09, 1765, Portsmouth, New Port, RI; m. JAMES JOSEPH TALLMAN, September 14, 1701, Portsmouth, New Port, RI.

†††††††††††††††† ix.††† PATIENCE SWAIN, b. Abt. 1685, Nantucket Island, Nantucket Co., MA; d. October 23, 1747, Nantucket Island, Nantucket Co., MA; m. SAMUEL GARDNER, December 27, 1710, Nantucket Island, Nantucket Co., MA.

 

 

Generation No. 3

 

3.JOSEPH3 SWAIN (JOHN2, RICHARD1) was born July 17, 1673 in Nantucket Island, Nantucket Co., MA, and died June 01, 1766 in Nantucket Island, Nantucket Co., MA.He married MARY SIBLEY Abt. 1695 in Salem, Essex Co., MA, daughter of RICHARD SIBLEY and HANNAH (LNU).She was born January 25, 1670/71 in Salem, Essex Co., MA.

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Children of JOSEPH SWAIN and MARY SIBLEY are:

†††††††††††††††††† i.††† CHARITY4 SWAIN, b. Nantucket Island, Nantucket Co., MA; m. EBENEZER ELLIS, February 10, 1718/19.

††††††††††††††††† ii.††† ELIZABETH SWAIN, b. Nantucket Island, Nantucket Co., MA; d. December 22, 1743, Nantucket Island, Nantucket Co., MA; m. PELEG PINKHAM, June 20, 1722, Nantucket Island, Nantucket Co., MA; b. February 05, 1700/01.

†††††††††††††††† iii.††† PETER SWAIN, b. June 22, 1697; m. (1) MARY WALDRON; m. (2) ELIZABETH ELLIS, January 16, 1718/19.

†††††††††††††††† iv.††† RICHARD SWAIN, b. August 16, 1698, Nantucket Island, Nantucket Co., MA; d. August 08, 1744, Nantucket Island, Nantucket Co., MA; m. ELIZABETH GARDNER, October 13, 1722, Nantucket Island, Nantucket Co., MA.

††††††††††††††††† v.††† EBENEZER SWAIN, b. Abt. 1699, Nantucket Island, Nantucket Co., MA; d. March 30, 1753, Nantucket Island, Nantucket Co., MA; m. LYDIA GILES, March 25, 1730, Nantucket Island, Nantucket Co., MA.

4.††††††††††††† vi.††† CALEB SWAIN, b. Abt. 1700, Nantucket Island, Nantucket Co., MA; d. July 28, 1785, Nantucket Island, Nantucket Co., MA.

††††††††††††††† vii.††† MARGARET SWAIN, b. Abt. 1701, Nantucket Island, Nantucket Co., MA; m. MORDECAI ELLIS, March 19, 1721/22, Nantucket Island, Nantucket Co., MA.

 

 

Generation No. 4

 

4.CALEB4 SWAIN (JOSEPH3, JOHN2, RICHARD1) was born Abt. 1700 in Nantucket Island, Nantucket Co., MA, and died July 28, 1785 in Nantucket Island, Nantucket Co., MA.He married MARGARET PADDACK December 07, 1726 in Nantucket Island, Nantucket Co., MA, daughter of JOSEPH PADDACK and SARAH GARDNER.She was born Abt. 1701 in Nantucket Island, Nantucket Co., MA, and died May 26, 1789 in Nantucket Island, Nantucket Co., MA.

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Children of CALEB SWAIN and MARGARET PADDACK are:

†††††††††††††††††† i.††† SUSANNA5 SWAIN, b. January 16, 1726/27, Nantucket Island, Nantucket Co., MA; d. January 07, 1800, Nantucket Island, Nantucket Co., MA.

5.†††††††††††††† ii.††† NATHANIEL SWAIN, b. January 16, 1727/28, Nantucket Island, Nantucket Co., MA; d. April 04, 1781, Guilford Co., NC.

†††††††††††††††† iii.††† SILVANUS SWAIN, b. April 02, 1731, Nantucket Island, Nantucket Co., MA; d. June 07, 1763, Nantucket Island, Nantucket Co., MA; m. HANNAH WORTH, December 06, 1753; b. October 15, 1728; d. January 30, 1820, NC..

†††††††††††††††† iv.††† ABAGAIL SWAIN, b. March 24, 1733/34, Nantucket Island, Nantucket Co., MA; d. November 02, 1788, Nantucket Island, Nantucket Co., MA; m. DANIEL MACY, November 24, 1755, Nantucket Island, Nantucket Co., MA.

††††††††††††††††† v.††† MARY SWAIN, b. Abt. 1735, Nantucket Island, Nantucket Co., MA; m. SHUBAEL COFFIN, November 08, 1764, Nantucket Island, Nantucket Co., MA.

†††††††††††††††† vi.††† SARAH SWAIN, b. March 12, 1737/38, Nantucket Island, Nantucket Co., MA; d. October 28, 1788, Guilford Co., NC; m. HENRY MACY, January 31, 1760, Nantucket Island, Nantucket Co., MA; b. August 22, 1737, Nantucket Island, Nantucket Co., MA; d. April 13, 1816, Guilford Co., NC.

††††††††††††††† vii.††† JUDITH SWAIN, b. Abt. 1741, Nantucket Island, Nantucket Co., MA; m. (1) CHRISTOPHER BARNARD, January 28, 1762, Nantucket Island, Nantucket Co., MA; m. (2) THOMAS WORTH, July 09, 1772, Nantucket Island, Nantucket Co., MA.

†††††††††††††† viii.††† MARGARET SWAIN, b. August 25, 1743, Nantucket Island, Nantucket Co., MA; d. October 22, 1811, Nantucket Island, Nantucket Co., MA; m. NATHANIEL BARNARD, December 06, 1764, Nantucket Island, Nantucket Co., MA.

†††††††††††††††† ix.††† ANNA SWAIN, b. April 09, 1746, Nantucket Island, Nantucket Co., MA; d. July 20, 1802, Nantucket Island, Nantucket Co., MA; m. PRINCE GARDNER, June 28, 1792, Nantucket Island, Nantucket Co., MA.

††††††††††††††††† x.††† DEBORAH SWAIN, b. Abt. 1749, Nantucket Island, Nantucket Co., MA; d. April 1825; m. ELISHA FOLGER.

 

 

Generation No. 5

 

5.NATHANIEL5 SWAIN (CALEB4, JOSEPH3, JOHN2, RICHARD1) was born January 16, 1727/28 in Nantucket Island, Nantucket Co., MA, and died April 04, 1781 in Guilford Co., NC.He married BETHIAH MACY December 04, 1755 in Nantucket Island, Nantucket Co., MA, daughter of JOSEPH MACY and HANNAH HOBBS.She was born April 03, 1733 in Nantucket Island, Nantucket Co., MA, and died 1791 in Guilford Co., NC.

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Children of NATHANIEL SWAIN and BETHIAH MACY are:

†††††††††††††††††† i.††† LYDIA6 SWAIN, m. JONATHAN ANTHONY, October 30, 1794, Guilford Co., NC.

††††††††††††††††† ii.††† ELIHU SWAIN, b. January 25, 1759, Nantucket Island, Nantucket Co., MA; d. September 02, 1848, Wayne Co., IN; m. SARAH MILLS, February 21, 1782, Guilford Co., NC; b. November 07, 1765; d. May 13, 1843, Economy, IN..

†††††††††††††††† iii.††† THOMAS SWAIN, b. Abt. 1761, Nantucket Island, Nantucket Co., MA; m. LYDIA WORTH, September 09, 1791, Guilford Co., NC.

†††††††††††††††† iv.††† SYLVANIUS SWAIN, b. October 03, 1763, Nantucket Island, Nantucket Co., MA; d. May 10, 1826, Union Co., IN; m. MIRIAM GARDNER, April 16, 1789, Guilford Co., NC.

††††††††††††††††† v.††† GEORGE H. SWAIN, b. November 07, 1768, New Garden, Guilford Co., NC; m. DEBORAH MACY, April 26, 1792, Guilford Co., NC.

†††††††††††††††† vi.††† REUEL SWAIN, b. June 20, 1774, New Garden, Guilford Co., NC.

6.†††††††††††† vii.††† JOSEPH SWAIN, b. September 05, 1756, Nantucket Island, Nantucket Co., MA; d. May 1829, Guilford Co., NC.

 

 

Generation No. 6

 

6. JOSEPH6 SWAIN (NATHANIEL5, CALEB4, JOSEPH3, JOHN2, RICHARD1) was born September 05, 1756 in Nantucket Island, Nantucket Co., MA, and died May 1829 in Guilford Co., NC.He married JEDIDAH MACY November 29, 1780 in New Garden Mm, Guilford, NC, daughter of JETHRO MACY and HEPZIBAH WORTH.She was born November 23, 1759 in Guilford Co., NC or Nantucket, MA, and died 1833 in Guilford Co., NC.

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Children of JOSEPH SWAIN and JEDIDAH MACY are:

7.††††††††††††††† i.††† WILLIAM W.7 SWAIN, SR., b. October 08, 1781, Guilford Co., NC; d. 1871, McNairy County, TN.

††††††††††††††††† ii.††† JETHRO SWAIN, b. September 15, 1783, Guilford Co., NC; d. Walnut Ridge, IN; m. SUSANNA LEONARD, March 04, 1807, Guilford Co., NC; b. Abt. 1808, Guilford Co., NC.

†††††††††††††††† iii.††† SILVANIUS SWAIN, b. November 12, 1785, Guilford Co., NC; d. June 06, 1824, Guilford Co., NC; m. RHODA WORTH, May 03, 1810, Guilford Co., NC; d. Springfield, IN.

†††††††††††††††† iv.††† ELIZABETH SWAIN, b. December 06, 1787, Guilford Co., NC; d. July 14, 1868, Salem, IN.

††††††††††††††††† v.††† THOMAS SWAIN, b. July 06, 1790, Guilford Co., NC; d. January 07, 1846, Rush Co., IN; m. (1) ELIZABETH BARNARD; b. February 17, 1800; m. (2) LYDIA FOLGER; b. August 28, 1786; d. 1833, Salem, IN..

†††††††††††††††† vi.††† ANNA SWAIN, b. January 30, 1793, Guilford Co., NC; m. WILLIAM COFFIN, January 01, 1823, Guilford Co., NC; b. Abt. 1794; d. 1868.

††††††††††††††† vii.††† MARY SWAIN, b. April 16, 1795, Guilford Co., NC; m. TRISTRAM MACY; b. October 15, 1803, Guilford Co., NC; d. 1863, IN.

†††††††††††††† viii.††† LYDIA SWAIN, b. March 06, 1797, Guilford Co., NC; m. REUBEN WORTH, April 28, 1819, Guilford Co., NC.

†††††††††††††††† ix.††† SARAH SWAIN, b. September 07, 1799, Guilford Co., NC; m. (FNU) LEONARD, Guilford Co., NC.

††††††††††††††††† x.††† JOSEPH SWAIN, b. December 19, 1802, Guilford Co., NC.

 

 

Generation No. 7

 

7.WILLIAM W.7 SWAIN, SR. (JOSEPH6, NATHANIEL5, CALEB4, JOSEPH3, JOHN2, RICHARD1) was born October 08, 1781 in Guilford Co., NC, and died 1871 in McNairy County, TN.He married REBECCA WILLIAMSON March 20, 1808 in Franklin County, GA, daughter of ELIJAH WILLIAMSON and SARAH REED.She was born August 1782 in Guilford Co., NC, and died 1861 in McNairy Co., TN.

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Children of WILLIAM SWAIN and REBECCA WILLIAMSON are:

†††††††††††††††††† i.††† SYLVANIA8 SWAIN, m. UNKNOWN PAGE.

8.†††††††††††††† ii.††† WILLIAM W. SWAIN, b. May 17, 1800; d. October 04, 1857.

†††††††††††††††† iii.††† ELIZABETH SWAIN, b. Abt. 1803, Lawrence Co., TN; m. CALEB WHARTON, March 20, 1822, Lawrence Co., TN.

9.††††††††††††† iv.††† LUCINDA SWAIN, b. 1806.

10.†††††††††††† v.††† MARTHA SWAIN, b. June 22, 1811, Tennessee; d. Aft. 1880, Randolph County, Arkansas (?).

†††††††††††††††† vi.††† EDWARD C. SWAIN, b. Abt. 1815, TN; d. March 07, 1863, Swain, Newton Co., AR; m. FRANCES A. RIGGS, Abt. 1839, McNairy Co., TN; b. Abt. 1818, NC.

11.†††††††††† vii.††† REUBEN P. SWAIN, b. Abt. 1820, Lincoln Co., TN; d. May 08, 1892, Red River Co., TX.

12.††††††††† viii.††† MATILDA SWAIN, b. 1824.

†††††††††††††††† ix.††† MALE SWAIN, b. Abt. 1825.

 

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William W. Swain Sr.ís Last Will and Testament

 

 

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