Henry Swanner

1766–
North Carolina, United States

The Life of Henry

When Henry Swanner was born in 1766, in North Carolina, United States, his father, William Lanier Swanner Sr, was 34 and his mother, Sarah Howard, was 26. He married Elizabeth Worley Leary on 30 April 1794, in Tyrrell, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Martin, North Carolina, United States in 1810 and Skinnersville, Washington, North Carolina, United States in 1850.

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Family Time Line

Henry Swanner
1766–
Elizabeth Worley Leary
1774–1826
Marriage: 30 April 1794
Alpha Swanner
1796–
Jesse Leary Swanner
1797–1867
Elizabeth Swanner
1805–
Sarah Swanner
1798–1873
Uriah W Swanner
1802–1881
Thomas Leary Swanner
1812–1860
Martha Swanner
1820–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
30 April 1794
Tyrrell, North Carolina, United States
children

(7)

    Alpha Swanner

    Female1796–Female

    Male1797–1867Male

    Sarah Swanner

    Female1798–1873Female

    Uriah W Swanner

    Male1802–1881Male

    Elizabeth Swanner

    Female1805–Female

+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(13)

+8 More Children

World Events (8)

1776

Age 10

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1776

Age 10

North Carolina is the 12th state.
1799 · Gold Nuggets Found

Age 33

"In 1799, in Little Meadow Creak located in Cabarrus County, North Carolina a large yellow """"rock"""" was found by Conrad Reed. A few years later it was determined that the """"rock"""" was a gold nugget."

Name Meaning

Perhaps an altered form of German Schwaner .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Henry Swanner in household of U W Swanner, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Henry Swanner, "United States Census, 1800"
  • Henry Swaner, "United States Census, 1810"

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