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BG Robert Swartwout
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Birth: Dec. 8, 1779
Poughkeepsie
Dutchess County
New York, USA
Death: Jul. 19, 1848
Manhattan
New York County (Manhattan)
New York, USA

Robert Swartwout was born in New York, the son of a Revolutionary Soldier. He was appointed as a Colonel in the New York Militia, serving at New York Harbor from August to November 1812. He was appointed as
Quartermaster General with the rank of Brigadier General on March 21, 1813, and served in that capacity until June, 5, 1816. He commanded the
4th Brigade in the campaign of 1813 on the St. Lawrence and succeeded to the command on the fall of General Covington. He also served a term as an Alderman of New York City. He died July 19, 1848. 
 
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 Children:
  Robert Swartwout (1815 - 1898)*
  Edward Dunscomb Swartwout (1819 - 1878)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Trinity Churchyard
Manhattan
New York County (Manhattan)
New York, USA
Plot: Matthew L Davis Vault
 
Created by: Ron
Record added: Jun 16, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 112419467
BG Robert Swartwout
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BG Robert Swartwout
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BG Robert Swartwout
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