8 December 1812–after 1872 (Age 59)
Texas, United States
When Leonard Covington Sweat was born on 8 December 1812, his father, Gideon Sweat, was 30 and his mother, Lettita Johnson, was 17. He married Elizabeth Burgess on 22 December 1828, in St. Landry, Louisiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 8 daughters. He died after 1872, in Texas, United States, at the age of 61, and was buried in Jasper, Jasper, Texas, United States.
Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.
Found on Ancestry: Submitted by Cheryl Tilley Perkins, Great, Great, Great Granddaughter of Leonard Covington Sweat I. It has bothered me for some time that people are mistakenly perpetuating infor …