Daughter of Col. William Harrod Sr. and Amelia Stevens. Col. William Harrod Sr. built the first fort at Louisville, Kentucky, under orders from General George Rogers Clark aka. Lewis and Clark.
Niece of Colonel James Harrod who founded Harrod's Fort in Kentucky. This Harrod family were close friends of Daniel Boone.
Granddaughter of John Harrod and Sarah Moore. She was born
3 Aug 1766 in Peters Township, Cumberland County, Pennsylvania and died 16 Nov 1822 in Buried: Swan Cemetery near Rices Landing/Carmichaels, Greene Co. Pennsylvania, USA
She was married to William Swan
(Some suggest that Abraham Lincoln and Mary Todd were married at Harrodsburg, but this is an error as they were actually married at Springfield, Illinois. (Contributed by John V. Burns Find A Grave I D 47138859)
- Created by: John Andrew Meyer
- Added: 7 Dec 2008
- Find a Grave Memorial 32029996
Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Sarah Harrod Swan (3 Aug 1766–16 Nov 1822), Find a Grave Memorial no. 32029996, citing Swan Cemetery, Cumberland Township , Greene County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by John Andrew Meyer (contributor 46869698) .