George Michael Swope

24 February 1725–1792 (Age 66)
Sinsheim, Großherzogtum Baden, German Empire

The Life Summary of George Michael

When George Michael Swope was born on 24 February 1725, in Sinsheim, Großherzogtum Baden, German Empire, his father, Johannes Georg Schwab, was 42 and his mother, Anna Maria Keydel, was 23. He married Anna Maria Spengler about 1745. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in United States in 1783. He registered for military service in 1776. His occupation is listed as justice of the peace; coroner in York, Pennsylvania, United States. He died in 1792, in Alexandria, Alexandria, Washington D.C., United States, at the age of 67, and was buried in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States.

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George Michael Swope
Eva Barbara Sabina Kuhn
Marriage: 1763
Adam Simon Swope
Samuel Swope
Jacob Swoope
Sarah Kuhn Swoope
George Swope

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  • Marriage
    1763York, York, Pennsylvania, United States
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    World Events (4)

    Age 51
    Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
    Age 51
    New York is the 11th state.
    1777 · New York Adopts a Constitution
    Age 52
    The Constitution of New York was adopted by the Convention of Representatives of the State of New York on April 20, 1777. New York’s Constitution preceded and strongly influenced the United States’ Constitution. Three governmental branches were created including the executive branch, the judicial branch, and the legislative branch made up of two houses.

    Name Meaning

    Americanized form of German Schwab .

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

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    Sources (22)

    • Michael Schwoop in entry for Anna Maria Schwoop, "Pennsylvania, Historical Society of Pennsylvania, Births and Baptisms, 1520-1999"
    • Michael Swope, "United States Rosters of Revolutionary War Soldiers and Sailors, 1775-1783"
    • Michael Swope, "United States Rosters of Revolutionary War Soldiers and Sailors, 1775-1783"

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