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Capt. Benjamin Swett

Male 1624 - 1677  (~ 53 years)


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  • Name Benjamin Swett 
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    Christened 12 May 1624  Wymondham, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Military 1650  [2
    Freeman 7 Sep 1650  Newbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Moved To 1663  Hampton Falls, Rockingham County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3, 4, 5
    Offices Held 1666  Hampton, Rockingham County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Military 1675 
    Military 1676 to 1677 
    Died 29 Jun 1677  Scarborough, Cumberland County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
    Inventory Abt Oct 1677  Ipswich, Essex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Siblings 4 Siblings 
    Person ID I1348  | Boudreau Line
    Last Modified 1 Oct 2018 

    Father John Swett,   b. 1580, Devonshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jun 1651, Newbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Mother Sarah,   b. England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Dec 1650, Newbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID F1150  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Hesther Weare,   b. Abt 1632,   d. 16 Jan 1718, Hampton, Rockingham County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 86 years) 
    Married 1 Nov 1647  Newbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
    Age at Marriage He was 23 years - She was 15 years  
    Children 12 children 
    Last Modified 1 Oct 2018 
    Family ID F1196  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsChristened - 12 May 1624 - Wymondham, Norfolk, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 1 Nov 1647 - Newbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Hesther Swett - 7 Jun 1648 - Newbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsFreeman - 7 Sep 1650 - Newbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Sarah Swett - 7 Nov 1650 - Newbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Mary Swett - 7 Jan 1651/52 - Newbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Mary Swett - 2 May 1654 - Newbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Benjamin Swett - 5 Aug 1656 - Newbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Capt. Joseph Swett - 21 Jan 1658/59 - Newbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Moses Swett - 16 Sep 1661 - Newbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMoved To - 1663 - Hampton Falls, Rockingham County, New Hampshire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Hannah Swett - 16 May 1665 - Hampton, Rockingham County, New Hampshire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOffices Held - 1666 - Hampton, Rockingham County, New Hampshire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Elizabeth Swett - 2 Jul 1667 - Hampton, Rockingham County, New Hampshire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Lt. John Swett - 17 May 1670 - Hampton, Rockingham County, New Hampshire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Stephen Swett - 13 Jul 1672 - Hampton, Rockingham County, New Hampshire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 29 Jun 1677 - Scarborough, Cumberland County, Maine Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsInventory - Abt Oct 1677 - Ipswich, Essex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S637] Swett, Ben H. John Swett of Newbury, (manuscript, 15 February 1999).

    2. [S643] Noyes, Sybil, Charles Thornton Libby and Walter Goodwin Davis. Genealogical Dictionary of Maine and New Hampshire, (Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Company, 1972).

    3. [S635] Annett, Albert and Alice E. E. Lehtinen. The Generations of Jaffrey, New Hampshire, (Jaffrey, New Hampshire: The Town of Jaffrey, 1934).

    4. [S639] Stackpole, Everett S. Swett Genealogy - Descendants of John Swett of Newbury, Mass, (Lewiston, Maine: Lewiston Print Shop, 1913).

    5. [S642] Dow, Joseph. History of the Town of Hampton, New Hampshire from its Settlement in 1638, to the Autumn of 1892 , (Salem, Massachusetts: Salem Press and Publishing Company, 1894).

    6. [S638] Coffin, Joshua. A Sketch of the History of Newbury, Newburyport and West Newbury, (Boston: Samuel G. Drake, 1845).

    7. [S621] Hoyt, David W. The Old Families of Salisbury and Amesbury, Massachusetts, with some Related Families of Newbury, Haverhill, Ipswich, and Hampton volume I, (Providence, Rhode Island: Snow & Farnham, 1897).

    8. [S636] Drake, Samuel G. "The Swett Family", (Boston: The New England Historical and Genealogical Register volumeVI, 1852).

    9. [S641] Essex Institute. Vital Records of Newbury, Massachusetts to the End of the Year 1849 volume II, (Salem, Massachusetts: The Essex Institute, 1911).

    10. [S91] Torrey, Clarence Almon. New England Marriage Prior to 1700, (Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1985).