Nathaniel Overton Swezey

26 February 1845–1920 (Age 74)
Patchogue, Brookhaven, Suffolk, New York, United States

The Life of Nathaniel Overton

When Nathaniel Overton Swezey was born on 26 February 1845, in Patchogue, Brookhaven, Suffolk, New York, United States, his father, John Rose Swezey, was 27 and his mother, Ophelia Hatfield Terry, was 27. He married Amanda Elizabeth Lambert on 8 October 1868. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Brookhaven, Suffolk, New York, United States for about 20 years and Brookhaven, Brookhaven, Suffolk, New York, United States in 1910. He died in 1920, at the age of 75, and was buried in Patchogue, Brookhaven, Suffolk, New York, United States.

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Family Time Line

Nathaniel Overton Swezey
Amanda Elizabeth Lambert
Marriage: 8 October 1868
William Brewster Swezey
Gilson Swezey
Richard Swezey
Charles Swezey
Bernadine May Swezey
Theresa N Swezey

Spouse and Children

8 October 1868


+1 More Child

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World Events (8)


Age 1

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Age 18

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

Age 20

Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.

Name Meaning

Variant of English Swasey .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Nathaniel Sweezey, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Nathaniel O Sweezey in household of John R Sweezey, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Nathaniel Swezey in household of John P Swezey, "New York State Census, 1865"

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