Adaline Swinyer

1840–
New York, United States

The Life of Adaline

When Adaline Swinyer was born in 1840, in New York, United States, her father, Mitchel Swinyer, was 29 and her mother, Mercy Soper, was 25. She lived in Black Brook, Black Brook, Clinton, New York, United States in 1850.

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Family Time Line

Mitchel Swinyer
1811–1901
Mercy Soper
1815–1877
Palmer Swinyer
1839–1926
Adaline Swinyer
1840–
Hollis Swinyer
1845–1918
Emeline Swinyer
1845–1930
Harriet Swinyer
1847–1901
Avaline or Evaline Swinyer
1850–1930
Wallace Swinyer
1855–
Aletta Swinyer
1859–1934

Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (3)

1846

Age 6

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1863

Age 23

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1917 · Women Given the Right to Vote in New York

Age 77

Voters in New York approve a bill giving women the right to vote. This is passed three years prior to the 19th amendment to the U.S. Constitution which allowed women to vote nationwide.

Name Meaning

1 English (Norfolk): unexplained.2 In some instances probably an Americanized form of German and Jewish Schwinger , or German Zwinger, a nickname from Middle High German zwinger ‘oppressor’.

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

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Sources (1)

  • Adaline Sweenger in household of Mitchel Sweenger, "United States Census, 1850"

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