James Sweezey

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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James Sweezey
Abigail Overton
Marriage: July 1748
Isaac Swazey
Mary Swezey
James Swezey
Mary Sweezey

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    July 1748
  • Children


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    World Events (6)

    Age 56
    Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
    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.

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    Sources (2)

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