Ginni Swanton's Web Site

My Swanton Family Tree


Other Swanton Family Trees
This section includes over 50 Swanton family trees


By the Bridge

The Swantons of County Cork, Ireland
Boston, Massachusetts
Brooklyn, New York

by Ginni Louise Swanton

Bandon Bridge

May 30, 2004
Betham's Will Abstracts

Captain William Swanton of Bath, Maine

Casey Collection Entries for Swanton
Marriages for the surnames Wolfe, Ford(e) and Swanton for the years 1716-1844.

Catholic Records for Swantons in Ireland

Celtic Origins' Report on Enniskeane Swantons and Bradfields

Censuses and City Directories

May 30, 2004
Deeds in Ireland

Family Groups in Massachusetts
I looked up all the Swanton births, deaths and marriages in Massachusetts from 1841 to 1905 and have sorted them into family groups.

Family Photos

Family Photos Found in My Parents' Attic

Griffith's Valuation

Griffith's Valuation Map

Historical Background

Immigration and Naturalization Information

James Swanton of the Irish Brigade

Letter from Ernest William Swanton to John Reed Swanton


Newspaper Articles

Obituaries in Boston

Probate Records
Probate records contains some of the most useful and information records I've come across in my research. They can include wills, administration (includes settling estates without a will), guardianships, partitions of property, and separation support. They often list many other family members. Don't overlook this valuable resource in your research.

Swanton Family History Worldwide by Louise May Swanton
Over 400 pages of Swantons dating back to 1242! Includes many related Cork surnames.

Swanton House, Decatur, Georgia

Swantons of Bath, Maine

The Swantons of County Cork and Rochester, New York
A couple of newspaper articles referring to the "ninety-nine cousins" in Rochester, New York. Names include Swanton, Gosnell, Skuse, Dukelow, Attridge, Shannon, Killip, and Whitley.


Vital Records

May 30, 2004
Wills in Ireland