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Thomas Jasper "Jasper" Sweat
Birth: Jun. 7, 1850
Chesterfield County
South Carolina, USA
Death: Mar. 8, 1925
Geneva
Seminole County
Florida, USA

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.

Obituary
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.
 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Jesse Sweat (1816 - 1870)
  Nancy Eddins Sweat (1811 - 1854)
 
 Spouse:
  Saphronia Elizabeth Giddens Sweat (1851 - 1929)*
 
 Children:
  Rebecca Jane Sweat Moore (1873 - 1950)*
  George Washington Sweat (1876 - 1952)*
  Jesse Nathaniel Sweat (1879 - 1907)*
 
 Siblings:
  Thomas Jasper Sweat (1850 - 1925)
  John Hewitt Sweat (1861 - 1921)**
  Furman O. Sweat (1864 - 1932)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Geneva Cemetery
Geneva
Seminole County
Florida, USA
 
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Record added: Oct 16, 2003
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In Remembrance.
- Virgil Sweat
 Added: Jun. 8, 2011

- Sandra
 Added: Apr. 26, 2010

- Debra Hill
 Added: May. 4, 2009
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