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George Hastings Swift
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Birth: Mar. 1, 1878
Chicago
Cook County
Illinois, USA
Death: Mar. 9, 1951
Boston
Suffolk County
Massachusetts, USA


Son of Meat Concern's
Founder Dies in Boston


Boston, (AP) - George H. Swift. 73, whose father, Gustavus F. Swift, founded the Swift and company meat packing firm, died last night in the Ritz Carlton hotel where he made his home.

He was one of the company's directors before his retirement in 1949 and had been a resident here since 1906 when he took over the firm's New England interests.

He was a native of Chicago.

He left his widow, the former Lucille Darst Casey, formerly of Chicago; one son, George, Jr., of Evansville, Ind., and three daughters, Mrs. Lawrence Reeve of Manchester, Mass., Mrs. Everett Van Nice of Chicago, and Mrs. DeForest P. Davis of Lake Forest, Ill.

North Adams Transcript
March 10, 1951.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Gustavus Franklin Swift (1839 - 1903)
  Ann Mariah Higgins Swift (1843 - 1922)
 
 Spouse:
  Lucile Darst Casey Swift (1881 - 1969)
 
 Children:
  Ruth Swift Van Nice (1909 - 1991)*
  Lucile Swift Davis (1913 - 1979)*
  Eleanor Swift Reeve (1916 - 2003)*
  George Hastings Swift (1919 - 1982)*
 
 Siblings:
  Louis Franklin Swift (1861 - 1937)*
  Edward Foster Swift (1863 - 1932)*
  Lincoln F.C. Swift (1865 - 1867)*
  Helen Louise Swift Neilson (1869 - 1945)*
  Charles Henry Swift (1873 - 1948)*
  Herbert Lincoln Swift (1875 - 1911)*
  George Hastings Swift (1878 - 1951)
  Gustavus Franklin Swift (1882 - 1943)*
  Harold Higgins Swift (1885 - 1962)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Unknown
 
Created by: Robert V Darst
Record added: Jul 25, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 39884227
 


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