Elizabeth Sweeting was born in 1735, in Swansea, Bristol, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America. She married Captain Isaac Wood on 2 January 1757, in Providence, Providence, Rhode Island, British Colonial America. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. She died on 15 May 1763, in Providence, Providence, Rhode Island, United States, at the age of 28, and was buried in North Burial Ground, Providence, Providence, Rhode Island, United States.
from the Middle English personal name Sweting (Old English Swēting, a derivative of swēte ‘sweet’; see Sweet ).
nickname from Middle English sweting ‘darling, sweetheart’, used for a popular and attractive person, or for someone who habitually addressed people with the term.
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