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 Edgar Daniel Sweaney

Edgar Daniel Sweaney

Birth
New Philadelphia, Tuscarawas County, Ohio, USA
Death 9 May 1938 (aged 77)
Omak, Okanogan County, Washington, USA
Burial Brewster, Okanogan County, Washington, USA
Plot B158 L-1
Memorial ID 36120526 · View Source
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Edgar Daniel Sweaney was the son of Frederick R. Sweaney, a civil war soldier and Sarah Ann Thompson, a full-blooded American Indian.

His family moved from Tuscawaras County, Ohio to Chanute, Neosho County, Kansas around 1870. There, Edgar married his first wife, Florence Rhoades and 2 children were born: Charles Alvin and Victor Vernon Sweaney.

Later, in 1896, he married Clara Esther Carter. 3 children were born: Elmer Eugene, Melissa Lorene, and Fred Reginald Sweaney.

This family moved to Oklahoma and then Washington State, where he stayed close to his family, even after his divorce to Clara.

Edgar remarried a third time to Rachel Emanda Martin (Thacker) and 2 children were born: June and Vivian Doris Sweaney.

Edgar died of Stomach Cancer in 1938 and left behind his wife, Rachel, his sons, daughters: Lorene Molyneux of Twin Falls, Idaho, June and Vivian Doris Sweaney, step-daughter Georgina Thacker, and 2 step-sons, Willis and Raymond Thacker of Washington State. He was preceded in death by his parents: Sarah Ann Sweaney and Frederick R. Sweaney.


MORE CHILDREN: June Louise Sweaney Galbraith
Vivian Doris Sweaney Scott


Gravesite Details year of birth on headstone is incorrect -- should be 1861.

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  • Created by: Andrea Sweaney Kennedy
  • Added: 20 Apr 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 36120526
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Edgar Daniel Sweaney (13 Feb 1861–9 May 1938), Find A Grave Memorial no. 36120526, citing Locust Grove Cemetery, Brewster, Okanogan County, Washington, USA ; Maintained by Andrea Sweaney Kennedy (contributor 46878809) .