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George Washington Swann
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Birth: Jun. 5, 1840
Death: Mar. 5, 1919

George Washington Swann was born June 5,1840 in Thackers Creek,Blount Co Ala.George was a farmer,a potter,a leather Smith,a Blacksmith,A Confederate Soldier and a Justice of the peace.George made tackle for horses and and shoes for people.At the jug factory,hay was used to pad them against damage.George made urns for grave markers at Graves Gap Cemetery,and Oak Grove Cemetery at Bangor which is near Blount Springs most of them have been destroyed by mowers attending the graves at Graves Gap.George frist entered service as a private July 1862 at Blount Springs Alabama in Capt,Lewis Co A of Armsteads Brigade.George Washington father was Edward Swan and Hannah McCollum.
George had half brothers his father Edward was married
three times but had no children with his 3rd wife Anvaline Hodges or was there.Edward had married a woman Mary Elizabeth 2nd wife about 1815 in South Carolina had the following children Rebecca Swann,Elizabeth Swan,Francis Marion Swan, and Mary Swan.Children of Edward and Hannah were John Swan,Edward K Swan,Jacob M Swan Martha Swan,George Washington Swann,Nancy Swann,Jeremiah "Jerre" Swann and Jake Swann.Jake and Jeremiah were twins.I am seeking any information on William Leroy Swan he was born 1819 South Carolina married Lutitia Ann Alms her mother was Mary Elms.Who was William Leroy Swan was he a son of Edward Swan and Mary Elizabeth or was he a brother or could he been Edward Swan sister Mary Swan son.Does anyone no our Swan Edward and his families was he born in Ireland and Migrated to the USA. 
Family links: 
  Joseph Henry Swann (1861 - 1924)*
  Coleman Jordan Swann (1865 - 1935)*
  James Houston Swann (1869 - 1948)*
  Theodacia Prudence Swann Dutton (1871 - 1918)*
  Thomas Clark Swann (1873 - 1930)*
  Julius Herbert Swann (1875 - 1944)*
  Rhoda Louella Jane Swann Hardin (1881 - 1953)*
  Carrie Lee Swann Masters (1886 - 1942)*
  Alla Dee Swann (1886 - 1886)*
  William Seary Swann (1888 - 1958)*
*Calculated relationship
Note: George Washington Swann decended from Edward Swann
Graves Gap Cemetery
Blount County
Alabama, USA
Created by: Harley02
Record added: Apr 13, 2007
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George Washington Swann
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George Washington Swann
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George Washington Swann
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- Sharon Swann Griffis
 Added: Nov. 24, 2013

- Anne Wyatt
 Added: Apr. 4, 2013
Rest in peace George W Swann.
- Harley02
 Added: Apr. 16, 2007

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