|Birth: ||Jun. 7, 1850|
South Carolina, USA
|Death: ||Mar. 8, 1925|
He was born in Bear Creek, Chesterfield County, South Carolina, the son of Jesse SWEAT and 1st wife Nancy EDDENS.
Thomas was husband of Elizabeth Saphronia "Betty" GIDDENS. They married December 17, 1871 in Homerville, Clinch County, Georgia.
Thomas and Betty died in Florida. They are buried next to daughter Mrs. Rebecca Jane SWEAT Moore.
They are my biological maternal 2nd great-grandparents.
The Clinch County News, Homerville, Clinch Co, GA
Volume 29, No. 32
front page "South Georgia News" section
"Mr. T. J. Sweat, a former citizen of Clinch, passed away at the home of his son, Mr. G. W. Sweat in Geneva, Fla., Saturday, March 7th. He was about 75 years of age."
Note: The "G.W." mentioned above was son George Washington Sweat. He 1st married Margaret Williams and 2nd married Pearl Elizabeth Meigs.
Jesse Sweat (1816 - 1870)
Nancy Eddins Sweat (1811 - 1854)
Saphronia Elizabeth Giddens Sweat (1851 - 1929)*
Rebecca Jane Sweat Moore (1873 - 1950)*
George Washington Sweat (1876 - 1952)*
Jesse Nathaniel Sweat (1879 - 1907)*
Thomas Jasper Sweat (1850 - 1925)
John Hewitt Sweat (1861 - 1921)**
Furman O. Sweat (1864 - 1932)**
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Originally Created by: Wiregrass Irisheyes
Record added: Oct 16, 2003
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