Swink Family History

Ancestors of Ralph B. Swink, Sr

Person Page 1

Ralph Bingham ("Buck") Swink, Jr.

M, #2, (30 Nov 1922 - 5 Jan 2004)

Parents

FatherRalph Bingham Swink, Sr (14 Feb 1898 - 27 Jun 1970)
MotherRuby Selma Crotwell (6 Jul 1901 - 12 Apr 1979)

Family: Dorothy Nel Allison (17 Nov 1925 - 27 Mar 1999)

DaughterDee Swink
SonRalph Bingham ("Bing") Swink, III (14 Jul 1948 - 25 Sep 1971)
Swink, Ralph B Jr (Buck) - 1960

Biography

Birth30 Nov 1922Ralph Bingham ("Buck") Swink, Jr., was born on 30 Nov 1922 in Woodruff, Spartanburg County, South Carolina.1,2
Marriage6 Oct 1945He and Dorothy Nel Allison were married on 6 Oct 1945 in Hartwell, Georgia.3,4
Death5 Jan 2004He died on 5 Jan 2004 at age 81 in Rockledge, Florida.5
Burial9 Jan 2004He was buried on 9 Jan 2004 at Florida Memorial Gardens in Rockledge, Florida.6
NoteDorothy Nel Allison and Ralph B. Swink, Jr. eloped. They were married by a Justice of the Peace in Hartwell, Georgia. Nell Swink, the groom's sister, served as the witness.
Census1930Ralph Bingham ("Buck") Swink, Jr., appeared in the census in 1930 in Spartanburg County, South Carolina.7
Residence1935He lived in Greer, Spartanburg County, South Carolina, in 1935.8
Residence7 Apr 1937He lived at 405 Sullivan St. in Laurens, South Carolina, on 7 Apr 1937.9
Occupation7 Apr 1937On 7 Apr 1937 Ralph Bingham ("Buck") Swink, Jr., was an employee of R. M. Brown.9
Census1940He appeared in the census in 1940 in Laurens County, South Carolina.10
Education1941He was educated at Clemson University majoring in Engineering both before and after WWII in 1941.11
Militarybet 1942 and 1945He served in the military as a pilot in Army Air Corp as Lt in World War II bet 1942 and 1945.12
Occupationbet 1951 and 1985Bet 1951 and 1985 Ralph Bingham ("Buck") Swink, Jr., was an Aeronautical engineer at Lockheed in Georgia & California, engineering firm in Huntsville and Orlando, and retired from Lockheed Georgia Company.6,11
Last Edited14 May 2020

Citations

  1. [S103] Social Security Application, Source Medium: Official Document, Ralph Binghan Swink Jr
  2. [S179] Birth Certificate of Ralph B. Swink Jr, Spartanburg County, South Carolina, #7887, Official Document
  3. [S72] Nel Swink & Ralph B. Swink, Source Medium: Interview
  4. [S65] Marriage Certificate, Source Medium: Official Document, Hart County, Georgia
  5. [S195] Death Certificate of Ralph B. Swink Jr
  6. [S48] Dee Swink, Source Medium: Other
  7. [S20] 1930 Census, Source Medium: Microfilm, Series T626, Enumeration Dist 42-47, sheet #20b
  8. [S21] 1940 Census, Source Medium: Internet, Question requested place of residence in 1935
  9. [S103] Social Security Application
  10. [S21] 1940 Census, Roll: T627_3821; Page: 13A
  11. [S94] Ralph B. Swink Jr., Source Medium: Interview
  12. [S202] U.S. Military Service Records, World War II, 1942-1945

Dorothy Nel Allison

F, #3, (17 Nov 1925 - 27 Mar 1999)

Parents

FatherGuy Carlton Allison, Sr (1882 - 1957)
MotherMattie Junkins (1888 - 1963)

Family: Ralph Bingham ("Buck") Swink, Jr., (30 Nov 1922 - 5 Jan 2004)

DaughterDee Swink
SonRalph Bingham ("Bing") Swink, III (14 Jul 1948 - 25 Sep 1971)
Allison, Dorothy Nel - Swink - 1980

Biography

Birth17 Nov 1925Dorothy Nel Allison was born on 17 Nov 1925 in Anderson, South Carolina.1
Marriage6 Oct 1945Ralph Bingham ("Buck") Swink, Jr., and she were married on 6 Oct 1945 in Hartwell, Georgia.2,3
Death27 Mar 1999She died on 27 Mar 1999 at age 73 in Rockledge, Florida.1
Burial1999She was buried in 1999 at Florida Memorial Gardens in Rockledge, Florida.4
NoteFor more information about Nel Allison and the family history of the Allison family, select "Home Page"from the menu bar at the top of this page.
Person SourceDorothy Nel Allison had person sources.5
NoteDorothy Nel Allison and Ralph B. Swink, Jr. eloped. They were married by a Justice of the Peace in Hartwell, Georgia. Nell Swink, the groom's sister, served as the witness.
Last Edited14 May 2020

Citations

  1. [S196] Death Certificate of Dorothy Nel Allison Swink
  2. [S72] Nel Swink & Ralph B. Swink, Source Medium: Interview
  3. [S65] Marriage Certificate, Source Medium: Official Document, Hart County, Georgia
  4. [S48] Dee Swink, Source Medium: Other
  5. [S71] Nel Allison Swink, Source Medium: Interview

Ralph Bingham Swink, Sr

M, #4, (14 Feb 1898 - 27 Jun 1970)

Parents

FatherJesse Lewis Swink (25 Jan 1854 - 4 Apr 1947)
MotherMargaret Elizabeth ("Maggie") Bishop (13 Jan 1859 - 20 Mar 1929)

Family: Ruby Selma Crotwell (6 Jul 1901 - 12 Apr 1979)

DaughterSelma Louise ("Sis") Swink (2 Nov 1921 - 4 Oct 2014)
SonRalph Bingham ("Buck") Swink, Jr.+ (30 Nov 1922 - 5 Jan 2004)
DaughterMargaret Nell Swink (2 Feb 1928 - 17 Apr 1995)
Swink, Ralph B. Sr

Biography

Birth14 Feb 1898Ralph Bingham Swink, Sr, was born on 14 Feb 1898 in Woodruff, Spartanburg County, South Carolina.1,2
Marriage5 Apr 1920He and Ruby Selma Crotwell were married on 5 Apr 1920 in Greenville, South Carolina.3,4
Death27 Jun 1970He died on 27 Jun 1970 at age 72 in Anderson, South Carolina.1
Burial1970He was buried in 1970 at Forest Lawn Memorial Park in Anderson County, South Carolina.5
Person SourceRalph Bingham Swink, Sr, had person sources.6,7
DescriptionHe was described as having black hair and brown eyes.8
ReligionHe was Methodist - St. John's Methodist Church - Usher.9
NoteSelma and Ralph eloped. She and her sister, Sophia, were returning to college on the train. Selma got off and swore Sophia to secrecy. She and Ralph walked to a nearby church and were married. She then continued on to Breneau.
Census1900He appeared in the census in 1900 in Youngs Township, Laurens County, South Carolina.10
Census1910He appeared in the census in 1910 in Woodruff, Spartanburg County, South Carolina.11
Military1916He served in the military Joined the Army at 18 yrs and was assigned to Co. A, 117th Engineers, 42nd Division (Rainbow Division) in 1916.9,12
Military1917He served in the military Private 1st Class (Company A, 117th Engineers), Sailed on 18 Oct 1917 on the USS Covington from Hoboken. New Jersey, Destination France, in 1917.13
Militarybet 1917 and 1919He served in the military Served under Col. Douglas McArthur, spent 18 mos in France during World War I in Rainbow Division , was in 5 major battles bet 1917 and 1919.9,8
Military1919He served in the military Corporal, Service #186893, (Company A, 117th Engineers), Sailed 17 Apr 1919 on the USS Pueblo from Brest, France, Destination Hoboken, New Jersey, Arrived 28 Apr in 1919.14
Military15 May 1919He served in the military Honorable Discharge on 15 May 1919.12
Census1920He appeared in the census in 1920 at living with his brother, Lewis J, & working in a cotton mill, in Cumberland County, Rockfish Township, North Carolina.15
Occupation1930In 1930 Ralph Bingham Swink, Sr, was a Salesman, Furniture Store.16
Census1930He appeared in the census in 1930 in Spartanburg County, South Carolina.16
Occupation1933In 1933 Ralph Bingham Swink, Sr, was a Soil Erosion Service, stationed in Spartanburg.9
Occupation1934In 1934 Ralph Bingham Swink, Sr, was a Foreman of a Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) in Spartanburg County.9
Residence1935He lived in Greer, Spartanburg County, South Carolina, in 1935.17
Census1940He appeared in the census in 1940 in Laurens County, South Carolina.18
Occupation1941In 1941 Ralph Bingham Swink, Sr, was a Soil Conservation Service, conservation technician.9
Occupation1947In 1947 Ralph Bingham Swink, Sr, was a Conservation Aid, US Dept. of Agriculture, Soil Conservation Serv in Anderson, South Carolina.19
Residence1947He lived at 731 Ella in Anderson, South Carolina, in 1947.19
Residence1952He lived at 604 E. Orr in Anderson, South Carolina, in 1952.20
Occupation1952In 1952 Ralph Bingham Swink, Sr, was a Conservation Aide, US Soil Conservation Serv in Anderson, South Carolina.20
Occupation1954In 1954 Ralph Bingham Swink, Sr, was a Conservationist, US Soil Conservation Service in Anderson, South Carolina.21
Residencebet 1954 and 1970He lived at 510 Taylor St. in Anderson, South Carolina, bet 1954 and 1970.22,21,23
Misc1961He made application for a Social Security card in 1961.24
RetirementFeb 1968He retired in Feb 1968 at from the U.S. Government Conservation Service.9
Last Edited14 May 2020

Citations

  1. [S47] Death Certificate of Ralph B Swink Sr, South Carolina, #70-009035, 1970, Source Medium: Official Document
  2. [S103] Social Security Application, Source Medium: Official Document
  3. [S78] Newspaper Clipping for 50th Wedding Anniversary, Source Medium: Newspaper
  4. [S103] Social Security Application, Ralph B. Swink Sr.
  5. [S111] Tombstone, Source Medium: Tombstone
  6. [S18] 1910 Census, Source Medium: Microfilm, Series T624, Roll 1473, Page 101
  7. [S103] Social Security Application, Ralph B. Swink Sr. and Ralph B. Swink Jr.
  8. [S95] Ralph B. Swink Sr. - Notes to Bing Swink abt 1963, Contains genealogical information on Swink family, Source Medium: Interview
  9. [S77] NewspaperArticle - Ralph B. Swink Sr. Retirement, 1968, Source Medium: Newspaper
  10. [S16] 1900 Census, Source Medium: Microfilm, Series: T623 Roll: 1534 Page: 379
  11. [S18] 1910 Census, Series T624, Roll 1473, Page 100
  12. [S85] Official Roster of South Carolina Soldiers, Sailors and Marines in the World War, 1917-18, Vol 1, p. 952
  13. [S158] National Archives. Lists of Outgoing Passengers, compiled 1917-1938; 6234477; Record Group Number: 92, Roll # 419
  14. [S159] NationalArchives. Lists of Incoming Passengers, compiled 1917-1938; 6234465;Record Group Number: 92, Roll #270
  15. [S19] 1920 Census, Source Medium: Microfilm, T625, Roll 1294, p. 78
  16. [S20] 1930 Census, Source Medium: Microfilm, Series T626, Enumeration Dist 42-47, sheet #20b
  17. [S21] 1940 Census, Source Medium: Internet, Question requested place of residence in 1935
  18. [S21] 1940 Census, Roll: T627_3821; Page: 12B
  19. [S139] Anderson SC City Directory , 1947 - p 434
  20. [S139] Anderson SC City Directory , 1952 - p 415
  21. [S139] Anderson SC City Directory , 1954 - p 251
  22. [S103] Social Security Application, Ralph B. Swink Sr., dtd 1961
  23. [S48] Dee Swink, Source Medium: Other
  24. [S103] Social Security Application, Ralph B. Swink, Sr

Ruby Selma Crotwell

F, #5, (6 Jul 1901 - 12 Apr 1979)

Parents

FatherSamuel Philip Crotwell (1870 - 1936)
MotherNellie Neal (1874 - 1953)

Family: Ralph Bingham Swink, Sr, (14 Feb 1898 - 27 Jun 1970)

DaughterSelma Louise ("Sis") Swink (2 Nov 1921 - 4 Oct 2014)
SonRalph Bingham ("Buck") Swink, Jr.+ (30 Nov 1922 - 5 Jan 2004)
DaughterMargaret Nell Swink (2 Feb 1928 - 17 Apr 1995)
Crotwell, Ruby Selma

Biography

Birth6 Jul 1901Ruby Selma Crotwell was born on 6 Jul 1901 in Newberry County, South Carolina.1
Marriage5 Apr 1920Ralph Bingham Swink, Sr, and she were married on 5 Apr 1920 in Greenville, South Carolina.2,3
Death12 Apr 1979She died on 12 Apr 1979 at age 77 in Liberty, South Carolina.4
BurialApr 1979She was buried in Apr 1979 at Forest Lawn Memorial Park in Anderson, South Carolina.
NoteFor more information about Selma Crotwell and the family history of the Crotwell family, click Crotwell Family History or select "Home Page" from the menu bar at the top of this page.
Person SourceRuby Selma Crotwell had person sources.5
NoteSelma and Ralph eloped. She and her sister, Sophia, were returning to college on the train. Selma got off and swore Sophia to secrecy. She and Ralph walked to a nearby church and were married. She then continued on to Breneau.
Last Edited14 May 2020

Citations

  1. [S55] Selma Crotwell Swink - Notes to Ralph B. Swink III ca 1965, Contains Crotwell genealogicaly informaton, Source Medium: Manuscript
  2. [S78] Newspaper Clipping for 50th Wedding Anniversary, Source Medium: Newspaper
  3. [S103] Social Security Application, Source Medium: Official Document, Ralph B. Swink Sr.
  4. [S197] Death Certificate of Selma Crotwell Swink
  5. [S47] Death Certificate of Ralph B Swink Sr, South Carolina, #70-009035, 1970, Source Medium: Official Document

Ralph Bingham ("Bing") Swink, III

M, #6, (14 Jul 1948 - 25 Sep 1971)

Parents

FatherRalph Bingham ("Buck") Swink, Jr. (30 Nov 1922 - 5 Jan 2004)
MotherDorothy Nel Allison (17 Nov 1925 - 27 Mar 1999)
Swink, Ralph B. III "Bing" - Lt. - 1969

Biography

Birth14 Jul 1948Ralph Bingham ("Bing") Swink, III, was born on 14 Jul 1948 in Anderson, South Carolina.1
Death25 Sep 1971He died in automobile accident on 25 Sep 1971 at age 23 in Albuquerque, New Mexico.2
Burial28 Sep 1971He was buried on 28 Sep 1971 at Kennesaw Memorial Park in Marietta, Georgia.3
Note
EducationRalph Bingham ("Bing") Swink, III, was educated at Marietta High School, North Georgia College, and West Georgia College.3
Militarybet 1969 and 1971He served in the military as First Lieutenant, Helicopter Pilot, bet 1969 and 1971. Received commission at Ft. Sill, Okla May 1970, Completed U.S. Army Aviation School Mar 1971, Finished Univ of Southern California Aviation Safety Officer Course Sept 19713
Last Edited14 May 2020

Citations

  1. [S38] Birth Certificate for Ralph B. Swink, III, Source Medium: Official Document
  2. [S198] Death Certificate of Ralph B. Swink III, New Mexico, 1971
  3. [S48] Dee Swink, Source Medium: Other

Selma Louise ("Sis") Swink

F, #8, (2 Nov 1921 - 4 Oct 2014)

Parents

FatherRalph Bingham Swink, Sr (14 Feb 1898 - 27 Jun 1970)
MotherRuby Selma Crotwell (6 Jul 1901 - 12 Apr 1979)
Swink, Selma Louise "Sis" - Griffith - 1950

Biography

Birth2 Nov 1921Selma Louise ("Sis") Swink was born on 2 Nov 1921 in South Carolina.1
Marriage14 Jun 1945Daniel Plunckett Griffith and she were married on 14 Jun 1945 in Pickens, South Carolina.
Death4 Oct 2014She died on 4 Oct 2014 at age 92 in Lake Wales, Florida.2
Person SourceSelma Louise ("Sis") Swink had person sources.1
Census1930She appeared in the census in 1930 in Woodruff, Spartanburg County, South Carolina.3
Residence1935She lived in Greer, Spartanburg County, South Carolina, in 1935.4
Census1940She appeared in the census in 1940 in Laurens County, South Carolina.5
Last Edited7 Aug 2019

Citations

  1. [S95] Ralph B. Swink Sr. - Notes to Bing Swink abt 1963, Contains genealogical information on Swink family, Source Medium: Interview
  2. [S143] Debbie Griffith
  3. [S20] 1930 Census, Source Medium: Microfilm, Series T626, Enumeration Dist 42-47, sheet #20b
  4. [S21] 1940 Census, Source Medium: Internet, Question requested place of residence in 1935
  5. [S21] 1940 Census, Roll: T627_3821; Page: 13A

Margaret Nell Swink

F, #9, (2 Feb 1928 - 17 Apr 1995)

Parents

FatherRalph Bingham Swink, Sr (14 Feb 1898 - 27 Jun 1970)
MotherRuby Selma Crotwell (6 Jul 1901 - 12 Apr 1979)
Swink, Margaret Nell - Martin

Biography

Birth2 Feb 1928Margaret Nell Swink was born on 2 Feb 1928 in Spartanburg County, South Carolina.1
Marriage24 Dec 1950Johnson B. Martin and she were married on 24 Dec 1950.2
Death17 Apr 1995She died on 17 Apr 1995 at age 67 in Anderson, South Carolina.
Person SourceMargaret Nell Swink had person sources.1
Census1930She appeared in the census in 1930 in Spartanburg County, South Carolina.3
Residence1935She lived in Greer, Spartanburg County, South Carolina, in 1935.4
Census1940She appeared in the census in 1940 in Laurens County, South Carolina.5
Residence1947She lived with her paretns and was a student at 731 Ella in Anderson, South Carolina, in 1947.6
Last Edited14 May 2020

Citations

  1. [S95] Ralph B. Swink Sr. - Notes to Bing Swink abt 1963, Contains genealogical information on Swink family, Source Medium: Interview
  2. [S125] Wedding Announcement, Source Medium: Other
  3. [S20] 1930 Census, Source Medium: Microfilm, Series T626, Enumeration Dist 42-47, sheet #20b
  4. [S21] 1940 Census, Source Medium: Internet, Question requested place of residence in 1935
  5. [S21] 1940 Census, Roll: T627_3821; Page: 13A
  6. [S139] Anderson SC City Directory , 1947 - p 434

Daniel Plunckett Griffith

M, #10, (15 Sep 1922 - 7 Oct 2000)
Griffith, Daniel P - 1950

Biography

Birth15 Sep 1922Daniel Plunckett Griffith was born on 15 Sep 1922.1
Marriage14 Jun 1945He and Selma Louise ("Sis") Swink were married on 14 Jun 1945 in Pickens, South Carolina.
Death7 Oct 2000He died on 7 Oct 2000 at age 78 in Lake Wales, Florida.
Last Edited7 Aug 2019

Citations

  1. [S95] Ralph B. Swink Sr. - Notes to Bing Swink abt 1963, Contains genealogical information on Swink family, Source Medium: Interview

Johnson B. Martin

M, #18, (3 Mar 1922 - 12 Feb 2010)

Parents

FatherChesley Wyatt Martin (8 Oct 1897 - 3 Aug 1989)
MotherSavilla Ann Newton (6 Aug 1896 - 5 Nov 1986)

Biography

Birth3 Mar 1922Johnson B. Martin was born on 3 Mar 1922.1
Marriage24 Dec 1950He and Margaret Nell Swink were married on 24 Dec 1950.2
Death12 Feb 2010He died on 12 Feb 2010 at age 87.1
Person SourceJohnson B. Martin had person sources.2
Last Edited2 May 2019

Citations

  1. [S104] Social Security Death Index
  2. [S125] Wedding Announcement, Source Medium: Other

Arena Parks

F, #20

Biography

Person SourceArena Parks had person sources.1
Last Edited23 May 2019

Citations

  1. [S25] Sara M. Nash, Ancestors & Descendants: Nash, Gray, etc., Source Medium: Book, p 108

Mary Neace

F, #23, (1737 - 1837)

Family: John Lewis Swink (1735 - 15 Mar 1781)

DaughterBarbara ("Barbay") Swink ( - bet Jul 1845 and Feb 1854)
DaughterCatherine Swink (abt 1765 - Aug 1852)
SonLewis Neace Swink+ (1774 - 1848)

Biography

Birth1737Mary Neace was born in 1737.1
Marriagebef 1765John Lewis Swink and she were married bef 1765. Date bef 1765 based on date of birth of daughter Catherine2
Death1837She died in 1837 at age ~100.1
NoteDAR Application has date of birth of 1717. Seems unlikely.
Person SourceMary Neace had person sources.3,4
Miscaft 1781She took her three children to South Carolina after her husband's death. aft 1781. Mary Neace may have remarried after first husband died. Some believe to John Isom or Frederick Ison (Eison). No sources.3
Last Edited3 Jun 2019

Citations

  1. [S31] Application for Membership, DAR, by Emma Swink Gray (Member #21334), 1897, Copy courtesy of Neal Crotwell Posey, Source Medium: Manuscript, from statement of Jonas L. Swink
  2. [S31] Application for Membership, DAR, by Emma Swink Gray (Member #21334), 1897, Copy courtesy of Neal Crotwell Posey, No date of marriage listed
  3. [S124] Upper South Carolina Genealogy & History, Vol XI, No 3, p 160, Source Medium: Book
  4. [S31] Application for Membership, DAR, by Emma Swink Gray (Member #21334), 1897, Copy courtesy of Neal Crotwell Posey

Hannah Little

F, #24, (bet 1785 and 1790 - aft 1852)

Parents

FatherJonas Little (abt 1755 - abt Mar 1821)
MotherRebecca ? (bet 1756 and 1765 - 1836)

Family: Lewis Neace Swink (1774 - 1848)

DaughterMinerva Swink ( - aft Feb 1854)
SonJonas Little Swink+ (23 Apr 1809 - 3 Apr 1899)
DaughterElizabeth Swink (abt 1815 - )
SonLeland Swink+ (1819 - 15 Mar 1862)
SonJames M. Swink+ (abt 1826 - Oct 1864)

Biography

Birthbet 1785 and 1790Hannah Little was born bet 1785 and 1790 in Union County, South Carolina.1,2
Marriagebet 1800 and 1810Lewis Neace Swink and she were married bet 1800 and 1810.3,1,4
Deathaft 1852She died aft 1852.5
Person SourceHannah Little had person sources.6,5,7,8
Census1810She appeared in the census in 1810 in Union County, South Carolina.1
Census1830She appeared in the census in 1830 in Union County, South Carolina.2
Residence5 Aug 1833She lived in Union District, South Carolina, on 5 Aug 1833.9
Last Edited2 Jun 2019

Citations

  1. [S3] 1810 Census, Source Medium: Microfilm, Series 252, Roll 61, p 558
  2. [S5] 1830 Census, Source Medium: Microfilm, Series M19, Roll 171, p 190
  3. [S1] 1800 Census, Source Medium: Microfilm
  4. [S172] Estate Papers of Jonas Little, Union County Probate Court, Box 11, Pkg 28, South Carolina Archives Microfilm roll C2560, Settlement for daughter Hanna & husband Lewis Swink - 1823
  5. [S128] Will of Catherine Swink, dtd 25 Jul 1845 in Spartanburg Dist., Codicil dtd 28 Apr 1852 in Union Dist., prd 12 Oct 1852, rcd 27 Nov 1852 in Union County, Will Bk C, pp 43-44, Source Medium: Microfilm
  6. [S124] Upper South Carolina Genealogy & History, Vol XI, No 3, p 160, Source Medium: Book
  7. [S31] Application for Membership, DAR, by Emma Swink Gray (Member #21334), 1897, Copy courtesy of Neal Crotwell Posey, Source Medium: Manuscript
  8. [S172] Estate Papers of Jonas Little, Union County Probate Court, Box 11, Pkg 28, South Carolina Archives Microfilm roll C2560
  9. [S121] Union County SC Deeds, Source Medium: Microfilm, Reel C2212, Book W, p. 94

Lewis Neace Swink

M, #25, (1774 - 1848)

Parents

FatherJohn Lewis Swink (1735 - 15 Mar 1781)
MotherMary Neace (1737 - 1837)

Family: Hannah Little (bet 1785 and 1790 - aft 1852)

DaughterMinerva Swink ( - aft Feb 1854)
SonJonas Little Swink+ (23 Apr 1809 - 3 Apr 1899)
DaughterElizabeth Swink (abt 1815 - )
SonLeland Swink+ (1819 - 15 Mar 1862)
SonJames M. Swink+ (abt 1826 - Oct 1864)

Biography

Birth1774Lewis Neace Swink was born in 1774.1,2,3
Marriagebet 1800 and 1810He and Hannah Little were married bet 1800 and 1810.4,5,6
Death1848He died in 1848 at age ~74.1,7,8
Person SourceLewis Neace Swink had person sources.9,10,11,12
Property1799He owned 76 acres of land on west side of Fairforest (purchased for $222 on 16 Jan 1799; recorded 16 Jun 1799,in Bk F, p 166) in 1799 in Union County, South Carolina.13,14
Census1800He appeared in the census in 1800 at (only person in household) in Union District, South Carolina.15
Property14 Feb 1806He owned 200 acres on south side of Fairforest Creek, purchased for $750, rcd Bk H, p 408 on 14 Feb 1806 in Union County, South Carolina.16
Property17 Mar 1806He owned 76 acres, sold to Thomas Scott for $220 on 17 Mar 1806 in Union County, South Carolina.17
Census1810He appeared in the census in 1810 in Union County, South Carolina.5
Census1820He appeared in the census in 1820 in Union County, South Carolina.18
Property23 Aug 1827He owned 260 acres which he had resurveyed on 23 Aug 1827 in Union County, South Carolina.19
Census1830He appeared in the census in 1830 in Union District, South Carolina.3
Property5 Aug 1833He owned with wife Hannah their 1/8 part of Jonas Little estate and sold it for $35 to her brother Benjamin Little on 5 Aug 1833 in Union County, South Carolina.20
Census1840He appeared in the census in 1840 in Union County, South Carolina. Name listed as Louis Shink21
Last Edited14 May 2020

Citations

  1. [S124] Upper South Carolina Genealogy & History, Vol XI, No 3, p 160, Source Medium: Book
  2. [S31] Application for Membership, DAR, by Emma Swink Gray (Member #21334), 1897, Copy courtesy of Neal Crotwell Posey, Source Medium: Manuscript, Additional info added in 1939 by DAR from member #210617 lists John's middle name as Lewis
  3. [S5] 1830 Census, Source Medium: Microfilm, Series M19, Roll 171, p 190
  4. [S1] 1800 Census, Source Medium: Microfilm
  5. [S3] 1810 Census, Source Medium: Microfilm, Series 252, Roll 61, p 558
  6. [S172] Estate Papers of Jonas Little, Union County Probate Court, Box 11, Pkg 28, South Carolina Archives Microfilm roll C2560, Settlement for daughter Hanna & husband Lewis Swink - 1823
  7. [S31] Application for Membership, DAR, by Emma Swink Gray (Member #21334), 1897, Copy courtesy of Neal Crotwell Posey, Additional info added in 1939 by DAR from member #210617 lists date of death
  8. [S176] Estate of Catherine Swink, Union County Probate Records, Box 37, pkg 29, South Carolina State Archives, Petition of Leland Swink to be administrator mentions no brother or sister living in 1852
  9. [S32] Applications for Membership, DAR, by Helen Gray Crotwell (Member #569697), Copy courtesy of Neal Crotwell Posey, Source Medium: Manuscript, Working papers for application for John Swink, Middle name of Neace
  10. [S31] Application for Membership, DAR, by Emma Swink Gray (Member #21334), 1897, Copy courtesy of Neal Crotwell Posey
  11. [S128] Will of Catherine Swink, dtd 25 Jul 1845 in Spartanburg Dist., Codicil dtd 28 Apr 1852 in Union Dist., prd 12 Oct 1852, rcd 27 Nov 1852 in Union County, Will Bk C, pp 43-44, Source Medium: Microfilm, Leaves a share of estate to children of brother Lewis Swink
  12. [S172] Estate Papers of Jonas Little, Union County Probate Court, Box 11, Pkg 28, South Carolina Archives Microfilm roll C2560
  13. [S120] Brent Holcomb, Union County SC Deed Abstracts, Source Medium: Book, Vol I, p. 249
  14. [S121] Union County SC Deeds, Source Medium: Microfilm, Book F, p. 166, SC State Archives Microfilm Reel C2206
  15. [S1] 1800 Census, Series M32, Roll 50, p 215
  16. [S120] Brent Holcomb, Union County SC Deed Abstracts, Vol II, p. 131
  17. [S120] Brent Holcomb, Union County SC Deed Abstracts, Vol II, p. 134
  18. [S4] 1820 Census, Source Medium: Microfilm, Series M33, Roll 121, p 141
  19. [S142] Union County Plat Book, South Carolina State Archives, Plat Book C, p 127, Reel UN062
  20. [S121] Union County SC Deeds, Reel C2212, Book W, p. 94, rec'd 20 Aug 1833
  21. [S7] 1840 Census, Source Medium: Microfilm, Series M704,  Roll 516, p 210 (Listed as Louis Shink)