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Charles L. Swope
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Birth: Jun., 1849
Zanesville
Muskingum County
Ohio, USA
Death: Sep. 8, 1933
Zanesville
Muskingum County
Ohio, USA

Son of John and Mary R. Weaver Swope, Sr.

CHARLES L. SWOPE, LOCAL CONTRACTOR, CALLED BY DEATH
Lifelong Resident Succumbs to Infirmities at Home Friday Afternoon
Charles L. Swope, 84, a well known carpenter-contractor of this city, died at 1:30 o'clock Friday afternoon at his home 1295 Marietta street, after an illness from infirmities due to his advanced age.
A lifelong resident of this city, Mr. Swope followed his occupation of carpenter for many years and branched out into contracting. He was a member of Trinity M.E. church.
Surviving are his widow, Mrs. Mary E. Swope, and three children, Miss Stella Swope of this city; Mrs. Earl Wilson of Michigan, and Bernard Swope of Cleveland; also one brother, John Swope of White Oak avenue; five sisters, Mrs. Martha McLain of Cincinnati, Misses Elizabeth, Sarah, Lucy and Florence Swope of Wheeler road.
Funeral services will be held at 2 o'clock Monday afternoon at the residence with Rev. James H. Kinney, pastor of Trinity M.E. church, in charge. Burial will be made in Greenwood cemetery with Trimmer in charge.

(Copied from the Zanesville Times Recorder, Saturday September 9, 1933).
 
 
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 Parents:
  John Swope (1820 - 1905)
  Mary R. Weaver Swope (1826 - 1907)
 
 Spouse:
  Mary Elizabeth. Jones Swope (1852 - 1940)
 
 Children:
  Florence E. Swope (1874 - 1923)*
  Louis C. Swope (1877 - 1902)*
  Estella May Swope (1879 - 1967)*
 
 Siblings:
  Franklin G. Swope (1843 - 1913)**
  Charles L. Swope (1849 - 1933)
  Mary Ann Swope Weaver (1850 - 1930)*
  John J. Swope (1852 - 1940)*
  William Hogan Swope (1854 - 1930)*
  Margaret Elizabeth Swope (1856 - 1937)*
  Samuel H. Swope (1858 - 1933)*
  Martha J. Swope McLain (1859 - 1941)*
  Sarah E. Swope (1861 - 1945)*
  Lucy Swope (1862 - 1946)*
  Florence L. Swope (1864 - 1947)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Inscription:
aged 84y
 
Burial:
Greenwood Cemetery
Zanesville
Muskingum County
Ohio, USA
 
Created by: Robert "Rob" Weller
Record added: May 21, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7473541
Charles L. Swope
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