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Re: Allen Swindell & Nancy Swaim Bible - Notes
Posted by: John Hoff (ID *****8327) Date: July 09, 2011 at 12:02:36
In Reply to: Allen Swindell & Nancy Swaim Bible Marmaduke Swaim & Jeanette Laurence by John Hoff of 563

This is a family record in the Bible of Allen and Nancy (Swaim) Swindell. Notes have been made after many entries in an effort to clarify the record. Notes are enclosed in brackets [ ]. Comments of original transcriber are in parentheses ( ).
John D. Hoff, III
9 Jul. 2011


(From a Bible, dated 1849 copied as exactly as possible – some of it is hard
to read. They had some imaginative spelling and grammar.)

Allen Swindell was born April #25 1798 [d. 29 Sep. 1859 age 61y, 5m, 6 days = 23 Apr. 1798.
Stone in Vinson Cem., Madison Co., IN]
Nancy Swain was born June th 8 1807 [“Swain” should be “Swaim”]
They two was married January th 8 1828 [5 Jan. 1828 Randolph Co., NC, Marriage Cert.]
Sarah Emely ther daughter was born October the 16 1828
Glad there daughter was born November th 16 1830 [This is Ibby D. Swindell who married
Willis Sweeney. Stone in Earlton Cem., Neosho Co.,KS. Died 5 Aug. 1899 age 68y, 8m, 21 d
= 15 Nov. 1830]
Nancy Elen there daughter was born September th 3 1832
Jenny S there daughter was born September th 29 1834 [Also known as Jane. Middle initial
should be “L” according to 1900 Census of Madison Co., IN.]
William Ashley there son was born October 23 1836
Alford E ther son was born May th 29 1839 [Alfred Emory. 1900 Census of Madison Co., IN,
has birth date of May 1839. Death Cert. Has 29 May 1840]
Ann (name I cannot read) there daughter was born March th 12, 1841 [Annie L. on 1900 Census
of Neosho Co., KS.]
Willie Emey ther son was born August th 20 1843 [Same in Bible of Willis Emory Swindell family]
Peggy Leutitia ther daughter was born October th 25 1847 [Same in Bible of Wm. L. Sharp family.
Margaret Letitia]
Reufus Columbus there grand son was born November th 5 1849 [Son of Sarah Emily Swindell.
Perhaps illegit., see 1850 Census of Randolph Co., NC]
Perry Scott there grand son was born February the 8 1862 [Son of Nancy Ellen Swindell and Jesse
Vickery. Perhaps adopted.]
An infant of Ashley an LydaJane Swindell was born February the 16 1861 [Prob. 16 Feb. 1864 and
died 24 Feb. 1864. Entry is out of sequence.]
Infant of Alfred an Hester Swindell was born January 9, 1866
Another son of Ashley and Lyda Jane was born February th 5 1865 [Arthur H. Swindell]
Golbert Rhode son of James Noble and Ann was born December the 9 1866 [Should be Talbot]
Otho Bazel (that is what is says) son of Ann Swindell was born May the 24 1867 [Conflicts with birth of Talbot Rhode Noble, but entry year of 1867 appears to be correct.]
Infant of Wm S an Margaret Sharp was born July th 12 1867 [Father Wm. L. Sharp. Child Nancy A.]
William A Sharp was born July [24 Jul. 1868 in Wm. L. Sharp family Bible]
Ida F Swindell was born January 14 1870 [Dau. Of William Ashley Swindell]
John E Sharp was born April 24 1870 [27 Apr 1870 in Wm. L. Sharp family Bible]
Ellen Ann Swindell was born November 1 [1 Nov. 1871 Dau. Of William Ashley Swindell]
Jesse Vickery and Nancy Ellen there daughter was married January th 14 1855
Ashley Swindell and Lydia Jane Bount was married December th 9 1860 [“Bount” should
be “Brunt.”]
Alfred Swindell an Hester Ann Thomas was married December th 31 1864
James Noble an Ann L Swindell was married September 7 1865 [James previously married]
Wm C Sharp an Margaret L Swindell was married May th 10 1866 [William Leander Sharp]
Willie C Swindell an Rhoda (cannot read) was married January 26 1864 [Willis Emory Swindell
Married Rhoda Jane Tomlinson]

Hearvy Conn an Jane Swindell was married July th 19 1876 [“Conn” should be “Carr.”]
(on a piece of paper stuck in Bible – no names – Born Sept 29, 1834 Randolph
Co., NC Married July 18 1870 died Dec 21 1900) [Harvey Carr married Jane Swindell. See
1880 Census of Grant Co., IN, and 1900 census of Madison Co., IN. Jane's middle initial
is “L” on 1900 census. 1900 census also has them married for 23 years, so a marriage
date of 18 or 19 Jul. 1876 looks good. Jane was single on the 1870 census taken on 3 Aug.]

Allen Swindell died September the 29 1854 [Stone reads 29 Sep. 1859]
an infant of Ashley an Lydia Jane died February th 24 1864 [Perhaps 23 Feb.]
infant of Alfred and Hester Swindell died January th 9 1866
infant of Leander an Margaret Sharp died July th 12 1867 [Nancy A.]
Otho Swindell died November 16 1867
Hester Swindell died March 21 1870
her infant died April 5 1870
Nancy Swindell died Jan 12 1886 [Nancy (Swaim) Swindell]
Jane L Conn died December 21 1900 [Jane L. Carr]
February 10 1876 (the date was all that line said)

Marmaduke Swain was born February 25 1784 [23 Feb. 1784 in “The Swaim-Tysen Family
of Staten Island, New York, New Jersey and Southern States”, 1984, p. 189,
compiled by Joseph F. Mullane, et al. “Swain” should read “Swaim.”]
Jennet S Lawrence was born December 11 1799
the two was married February the 6 1806
Nancy Swain their daughter was born June th 8 1807
Colon Swain there son was born February the 28 1809
Calvin Swain ther son was born May th 6 1812
Elsa Swain ther daughter was born February 16 1816
Adison Swain ther son was born April 27 1819 [Addison]
Moses an Michael ther sons was born July 15 1822


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