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William Achsah Swaim
Birth: Mar. 4, 1819
Burlington County
New Jersey, USA
Death: Jun. 16, 1863
Warren County
Mississippi, USA

Civil War Union Army Officer. He served during the Civil War as Lieutenant Colonel and commander of the 34th Indiana Volunteer Infantry. He was mortally wounded at the May 16, 1863 Bsttle of Champion Hill, Mississippi during the Vicksburg Campaign. He lingered for a month before dying of his wounds. (bio by: Eric Lowman) 
Family links: 
  James Swaim (1795 - 1828)
  Elizabeth Turner Swaim (1793 - 1859)
  Hannah Toy Swaim (1825 - 1895)*
  James Swaim (1845 - 1928)*
  Jennie Leona Swaim Metts (1850 - 1907)*
  Charles Edgar Swaim (1856 - 1857)*
  David Hathaway Swaim (1858 - 1939)*
  William Thomas Toy Swaim (1861 - 1895)*
  Martin Turner Swaim (1817 - 1900)*
  William Achsah Swaim (1819 - 1863)
  Tanton Swaim (1821 - 1901)*
  John M Swaim (1826 - 1872)*
*Calculated relationship
Oak Lawn Cemetery
Wells County
Indiana, USA
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Originally Created by: Eric Lowman
Record added: Mar 01, 2005
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William Achsah Swaim
Added by: Eric Lowman
William Achsah Swaim
Added by: Barbara Baker Anderson
William Achsah Swaim
Added by: Eric Lowman
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Colonel thank you for your service to our country during our American Civil War. May you rest in peace, sir.
- Daniel Moran
 Added: Jun. 16, 2016

- Rebecca Marden
 Added: Dec. 17, 2014

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 Added: Dec. 14, 2014
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