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Re: Daniel Swank, Armstrong Co, and Westmoreland Co. Pennsylvania
Posted by: Mary Lou Swank (ID *****0122) Date: November 05, 2005 at 05:54:57
In Reply to: Re: Daniel Swank, Armstrong Co, and Westmoreland Co. Pennsylvania by bhk of 639

Betsy,
My daughter is also going to try contacting my brother to see if he will release anything to her. The census year for the info I posted the other day was 1880.
I don't know who might have the family bible, but I will try to find out if anyone on my end knows anything about it. That might take a while, but I will do my best.
My gr grandfather John married Elizabeth McKee, daughter of Joseph McKee who was born in Ireland about 1785.
From what I have read on this forum, you and I are the only descendants looking for this line of Swanks. My info is just in tablets right now, but I will gladly give you anything I have that you want moving forward and anything I can find going back.
My brother had the name Balthasar Schwenk, but I don't think there was a family connection. I think he just put it in there because of the name. If you can make a connection, please let me know as I found some info on his ancestors going back to the early 1600's in Germany.
Mary Lou


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