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John Isaac Sweet, Sr
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Birth: 1579
Devon, England
Death: May 15, 1637
Essex County
Massachusetts, USA

Born by about 1603, based on estimated date of marriage. Came to Massachusetts Bay in 1632 & settled in Salem. Died in Salem between 6 June 1637 and 25 December 1637 (when widow Sweet received a grant of land).
MARRIAGE: By about 1628 Mary _____. She married (2) about 1638 Ezekiel Holliman.
Source: Anderson's The Great Migration Begins.

Find A Grave contributor Brenda J. Masters Charles adds:
John Sweet Sr. (also known as John Swett) born 1579 Traine, Modbury Devon, England, died 15 May 1637 Salem, Essex, MA. Son of Robert Isaac Sweet & Joanna (Rainham) Sweet. John Sweet married Mary Westcott Periam in 1622 London, England. Known children are: John Sweet Jr., James Sweet & Renewed Mirabah Sweet.
But this contributor's "sources" are:
American Genealogical-Biographical Index (a bibliographic index);U.S. and International Marriage Records, 1560-1900 (a sourceless secondary compilation; & New England Marriages Prior to 1700 (a pre-1962 bibliography). None of these "sources" prove anything.

Family links: 
  Mary Wescott (Periam) Sweet-Holliman (1581 - 1681)
  John Sweet (1620 - 1677)*
  James Isaac Sweet (1622 - 1698)*
  John Sweet (1628 - ____)*
  Renewed Sweet Gereardy (1632 - ____)*
*Calculated relationship
Created by: Linda Mac
Record added: Mar 29, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 35336128

9X Great Grandfather of Kelly Marie Johnson - RIP
 Added: Oct. 20, 2015
John Isaac Sweet Sr. 1579-1637 is my 9th. great-grandfather. Sleep peacefully gentle grand-father you are remembered and not forgotten.
- Brenda J. Masters Charles
 Added: Aug. 30, 2015
John Isaac Sweet Sr. born 1579 Traine, Modbury, Devon, England. Son of Robert Isaac Sweet aka Swete 1552-1578 & Johanna (Rainham Sweet 1554-1583. Spouse: Mary Westcott (Periam) Sweet 1581-1681. Known children are: John Isaac Sweet Jr. 1620-1677, James ...(Read more)
- Brenda J. Masters Charles
 Added: Aug. 30, 2015
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