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SWAIM Thomas Hendricks[1]
Male 1848 - 1893

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  • Birth  28 May 1848  [1
    Gender  Male 
    Birth  Abt 1849  Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Birth  28 May 1849  Weakley, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Race  White  [2
    Name  Thomas Hendrix Swaim 
    Name  Thomas Henry Swaim 
    Name  Thos H Swaim  [2
    Occupation  Doctor - Physician Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence  1870  District 10, Weakley, Tennessee, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Age: 21; Census Post Office: Dresden 
    Died  05 Jan 1893  [1
    Buried  Weakley, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID  I4666  Brasfield-Brassfield Genealogies
    Last Modified  17 Feb 2015 
     
    Father  SWAIM Jeremiah Weatherly,   b. Abt 1809, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Sep 1880, Gleason, Weakley, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  BOBBITT Melissa Jane,   b. Abt 1817, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 02 Nov 1884, Gleason, Weakley, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F10015  Group Sheet
     
    Family  BRASFIELD Caroline Tamesia,   b. 28 Jan 1856, Weakley, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1932 
    Married  28 May 1884  Weakley, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. SWAIM Henry Boy,   b. Abt 1885
     2. SWAIM Oscar Lee,   b. Abt 1886
     3. SWAIM Tamesia,   b. 13 Nov 1888, Gleason, Weakley, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    >4. SWAIM John Carlisle,   b. 13 Nov 1888, Gleason, Weakley, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Oct 1977, New Canaan, Fairfield, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. SWAIM Roscoe Vernon,   b. 10 Nov 1889, Gleason, Weakley, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. SWAIM Grover Cleveland,   b. Abt 1891
     7. SWAIM Thomas Hendricks,   b. Abt 1892,   d. Abt 1942
    Family ID  F1515  Group Sheet
     
  • Notes 
    • S - Goodspeed Weakley County, TN Page Rights Reserved c 1996 - 2000 Jane N. Powell http://www.rootsweb.com/~tnobion/weakley/s.htm Thomas H. Swaim, M. D., and farmer of the Tenth District, is a son of Jeremiah W. and Melissa J. (Bobbitt) Swaim. He was born in Weakley County, Tenn., in 1849, and was one of nine children, six of whom are living. The father was of Irish descent, born in Greensboro, N. C., May 20, 1809. He came to Tennessee when about nine years of age and was a merchant and farmer by occupation, owning at one time nearly 2,000 acres of land. He was married in 1830 and flat-boated for nearly fifteen years. He died in 1880. Mrs. Swaim was born near Raleigh, N. C., March 1, 1817, and moved to Maury County, Tenn., in 1830. She died November 2, 1884. Our subject secured a practical business, education, and in 1876 entered the medical department of the Vanderbilt University at Nashville, and graduated in 1877. After practicing some six months in a hospital, he returned home and has practiced his profession with the best of success to the present time. May 28, 1884, he married Mrs. Carrie (Brasfield) Boswell, by whom he has two children: Grover Cleveland and Thomas Hendricks. Dr. Swaim resides on a good farm of 200 acres, well improved and cultivated. Besides this he owns 700 acres in the Eighth District, 163 acres in another portion in the Tenth District and considerable property in Dresden and Union City. Mrs. Swaim was born in Weakley County, January 28, 1856. Her father, George R. Brasfield, died in 1881, and her mother in 1864. Dr. Swaim is a Democrat and cast his first presidential vote for Horace Greeley. He is Grand Master of the Masonic fraternity and his wife is an influential member of the Methodist Episcopal Church South.
     
  • Sources 
    1. [S595] U.S., Find A Grave Index, 1600s-Current, Ancestry.com, (Name: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2012.Original data - Find A Grave. Find A Grave. http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi.Original data: Find A Grave. Find A Grave. http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi.;).
      birth date: 28 May 1848
      burial place: Weakley County, Tennessee (Mt. Zion Cemetery)
      Name: Thomas Hendricks Swaim
      death date: 05 Jan 1893

    2. [S480] 1870 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2009;), Year: 1870; Census Place: District 10, Weakley, Tennessee; Roll: M593_1570; Page: 159B; Image: 323; Family History Library Film: 553069.
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