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Samuel Swanton

First Generation

1.    Samuel Swanton was probably born in Fenelon Falls, Ontario, Canada, about 1850. He died about 1900. He was married for the 2nd time on July 14, 1887 to Mary. She died on June 25, 1934 at 82.

    2.    Samuel Clark, born May 28, 1888, Fenelon Falls, Ontario

Second Generation

2.    Samuel Clark Swanton moved to Winnipeg, Manitoba in 1918. He was a member of Fidelity Lodge, No. 148, Port Perry, Ontario, and later a member of Fidelity Lodge, A. F. & A. M. No. 146, Winnipeg. He died on September 28, 1963 in Winnipeg, age 75.

In May 1919 in Winnipeg he married Ruth Plaistow Swanton, born August 9, 1896 in West Lorne, Ontario. She went to Winnipeg about 1918. She was prominent in Eastern Star Circles. In 1983, she was 87 and still lived there. Had a half brother, William and a half sister, Cecil, who died in 1960.

    3.    William Frederick, born March 1, 1920, Winnipeg
    4.    Robert Clark, born January 29, 1923, Winnipeg
    5.    John Samuel, Winnipeg

Third Generation

3.    William Frederick Swanton, d. March 1976 in Florida. Married twice, no children.

4.    Robert Clark Swanton still lives in Winnipeg, never married (1984).

5.    John Samuel Swanton married Doris Frances Carlyle on January 22, 1947. They moved to southwestern Ontario, St. Thomas, Kitchener, Louisville, cincinnato, Brandford and Lambeth. In the fall of 1959, they moved to the United States.

    6.    Cynthia Louise, born April 1953, Brantford, Ontario
    7.    Jonathon, born March 14, 1972
    8.    Casey Lynn, born March 4, 1973
    9.    Sandra Louise, born October 12, 1960, Louisville, Kentucky

Fourth Generation

6.    Cynthia Louise Swanton married Lonnie Albi of the Cincinnati area in October of 1971.

8.    Casey Lynn has lived in Tennessee since late 1972.

9.    Sandra Louise is a graduate student now (1984) attending first year of law school at University of Toledo.


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