Nathan Barlow Swift 1802 – 1875

Nathan Barlow Swift Headstone

 

Ancestry:  Moses Swift, Jr.;  Ward Swift, Capt., Rev War;  Mofes Swift;  Ephraim Swift;  William Swift;  William Swift

Born: October 7, 1802 in Sandwich Ma.

  • Father: Moses Swift, Jr.; (1766 – 1845) (Ward Swift, Capt., Rev War & Remember Tobey)
  • Mother: Rebecca Nye; (1772 – 1851) (Samuel Nye, Jr., Rev War & Deborah Crowell)

Died: April 25, 1875 in Sandwich Ma. at 72 yrs, 6 mos, 18 d.

  • Buried: Cataumet Cemetery; area A

Occupation: Farmer

Married (1): December 31, 1828 in Rochester Ma.

  • To: Pamelia Cowing; (1807 – 1860) (Israel Cowing & Priscilla Dexter)

Children: 5

Lyman T, Joseph L, Pamelia & Nathan B Swift Headstones

  • 1. Aaron Cornish Swift; (October 25, 1829 – November 30, 1917); Married Lucy Handy (Howard) (1829 – 1917) (Calvin Howard & Hannah Handy); Aaron & Lucy are buried in Cataumet Cemetery.
  • 2. Israel Augustus Swift; (September 28, 1831 – May 13, 1906); Married Nancy S. Jenney (1831 – 1907) (Franklin Jenney & Ruth Taber) on Abt.1854; I. Augustus was a Proprietor of an Iron Foundry in New Bedford Ma.; He & Nancy are buried in Oak Grove Cemetery in New Bedford.
  • 3. Hiram Ellis Swift, Capt.; (February 14, 1836 – February 20, 1904); Married Abbie F. Clark (1843 – 1918) (Peleg W. Clark & Sarah S. (Clark)) in Rochester Ma. on August 12, 1865; Hiram, a Sea Captain, & Abbie are buried in First Parish Cemetery in Rochester Ma..
  • 4. Joseph L. Swift; (September 14, 1838 – June 12, 1863); Joseph died at 24 yrs, 9 mos; He was a carpenter; Unmarried; He was buried in Cataumet Cemetery.
  • 5. Francis Howard Swift, Civil War; (March 1, 1843 – May 12, 1927); Married Amanda F. Hathaway (1844 – 1892) (Ebenezer Hathaway & Elizabeth (–)) in Sandwich Ma. on November 24, 1864; Francis was a Farmer.

Married (2): June 25, 1861 in Sandwich Ma. by Abel Alton

  • To: Harriet Newell (Howes) Ellis Howes; (1823 – 1919) (Nathan Howes, Capt. & Lydia Sears); Harriet married (1) Anson Burgess Ellis (1813 – 1853) (Thomas Ellis & Rebecca Burgess) in int. March 4, 1843 & married (2) Lewis Howes, Jr. (1812 – 1860) (Lewis Howes, Capt. & Lydia Berry) in Sandwich Ma. on August 23, 1859.

Children: 3

  • 1. Lewis H. Swift; (October 26, 1862 – Aft.1945); Married Clara I. Carling (1863 – Aft.1945) in Rhode Island on July 30, 1888; Lewis was a Carpenter.
  • 2. Lyman A. Swift; (January 25, 1865 – September 24, 1865); Lyman died at 8 mos. & is buried in Cataumet Cemetery.
  • 3. Herbert Newell Swift; (June 6, 1868 – ?); Married Margaret A. (–) (1875 – ?); Herbert was a Meat Manager & lived in Rhode Island.

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