James Sweezey

1720–
Southold, Southold, Suffolk, New York, United States

The Life Summary of James

When James Sweezey was born in 1720, in Southold, Southold, Suffolk, New York, United States, his father, Stephen B Swezey, was 26 and his mother, Elizabeth Youngs, was 40. He married Abigail Overton in July 1748. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters.

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Family Time Line

James Sweezey
1720–
Abigail Overton
1727–1790
Marriage: July 1748
Isaac Swazey
1750–1807
Mary Swezey
1753–
James Swezey
1759–1822
Mary Sweezey
1760–

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    July 1748
  • Children

    (4)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (7)

    +2 More Children

    World Events (6)

    1776
    Age 56
    Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
    1776
    Age 56
    New York is the 11th state.
    1781 · The First Constitution
    Age 61
    Serving the newly created United States of America as the first constitution, the Articles of Confederation were an agreement among the 13 original states preserving the independence and sovereignty of the states. But with a limited central government, the Constitutional Convention came together to replace the Articles of Confederation with a more established Constitution and central government on where the states can be represented and voice their concerns and comments to build up the nation.

    Name Meaning

    Altered form of English Swasey .

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

    Possible Related Names

    Swasey

    Sources (2)

    • James Sweezey, "New York, Marriages, 1686-1980"
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