Ethel Sweet

1900–June 1985 (Age 85)
Moreau, Saratoga, New York, United States

The Life of Ethel

When Ethel Sweet was born in 1900, in Moreau, Saratoga, New York, United States, her father, Willard Henry Sweet, was 32 and her mother, Ann " Marie" Gray, was 31. She lived in Glens Falls, Warren, New York, United States in 1920. She died in June 1985, at the age of 85.

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Family Time Line

Willard Henry Sweet
Ann " Marie" Gray
Henry "Ollie" Sweet
Willard " Jason" Sweet
LeRoy Sweet
Emery Sweet
Ethel Sweet
Sidney Alfonzo Sweet
Arilla M Robinson
Anna Maria Sweet

Parents and Siblings

    Willard Henry Sweet


    Ann " Marie" Gray




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World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 0

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1917 · Women Given the Right to Vote in New York

Age 17

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.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 23

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

Name Meaning

1 English (most common in the West Country): nickname from Middle English swete ‘sweet’, ‘pleasant’, ‘agreeable’. The Old English bynames Swēt(a) (masculine) and Swēte (feminine) derived from this word survived into the early Middle English period, and may also be sources of the surname.2 Translation of German and Jewish (Ashkenazic) Suess .3 In New England, a translation of French Ledoux .

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

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Sources (2)

  • E?thel Sweet in household of Jason W Sweet, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Ethel Sweet in household of Williard Sweet, "United States Census, 1910"

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