Swan

A1. Richard Swan, came to America from Ireland and settled in Paxtang, Lancaster co., Pennsylvania.
  • B1. James Swan, b. 1711, d. Dec 1741, of Hanover township, Lancaster co., Pennsylvania, m. Mary (d. 1767).
    • C1. James Swan.
    • C2. Alexander Swan.
    • C3. Margaret Swan.
    • C4. Mary Swan.
    • C5. Jean Swan.
    • C6. Sarah Swan, m. Robert Bell, of Hanover.
      • D1. James Bell.
  • B2. Moses Swan, b. 1713 in Ireland, of Paxtang township, d. abt. 1785, m. abt. 1737 to Jean Barnett (b. 1715), d. of John Barnett and his wife Jennett.
    • C1. Hugh Swan, b. 1738, m. 4 Apr 1782 to Martha.
    • C2. John Swan, b. 1740, of Washington co., Pennsylvania.
      • D1. John Swan.
      • D2. Thomas Swan.
    • C3. Isaac Swan, b. 1742, d. unmarried.
    • C4. Catharine Swan, b. 1743, m. Thomas Porter.
    • C5. William Swan, b. 1745 in Paxtang township, d. bef. 1787, m. 1775 to Martha Renick (b. 30 Nov 1755), daughter of Henry Renick and Martha Wilson.
      • D1. Margaret Swan, b. 1776 at Paxtang, d. at Harrisburg, m. 26 Nov 1799 to Major James Ingram (b. 1761, d. 12 Aug 1811 at Harrisburg, bur. Paxtang graveyard).
        • C1. William Ingram.
        • C2. Martha Smith Ingram, m. William Dick Boas.
        • C3. Sarah Ingram, d. unmarried.
        • C4. Maria Ingram, m. Nathaniel Henry.
        • C5. James Ingram.
      • D2. Sarah Swan, b. 1 Jan 1779, d. 17 Jun 1852, m. William Rutherford.
      • D3. Mosees Swan, b. 1781, d. 11 Sep 1822 at Harrisburg.
      • D4. William Swan, b. 1783.
    • C6. Joseph Swan, b. 1747, of Franklin co., Pennsylvania.
    • C7. Moses Swan, b. 1749.
      • D1. Moses Swan.
    • C8. Jean Swan, b. 1751.
    • C9. Margaret Swan, b. 1753, m. John Thompson.
    • C10. Richard Swan, b. 1755 at Paxtang township, Captain, d. Apr 1808 at Erie co., Pennsylvania, m. Catharine Boggs (b. Feb 1759 at Paxtang township, d. Apr 1843 at Erie co., Pennsylvania), daughter of William Boggs and his wife Lydia.
      • D1. Lydia Swan, b. 15 Sep 1789 at Paxtang, d. Apr 1866 at Erie co., Pennsylvania, m. 12 Sep 1811 to Joseph F. McCreary.
        • E1. Samuel Slater McCreary, b. 12 Sep 1812, m. Joanna O. Brooks.
        • E2. Richard Swan McCreary, m. Louisa Barr.
        • E3. Selina C. McCreary.
        • E4. John J. McCreary, d. without issue.
        • E5. Mary E. McCreary.
        • E6. Jackson McCreary, b. 29 Aug 1823, m. 1stly Mary Ann Love; m. 2ndly Rebecca Josephine Love.
        • E7. David B. McCreary, b. 27 Feb 1826, Adjutant General, m. 1851 to Annette Gunnison, daughter of E. D. Gunnison.
          • F1. Sophia McCreary, m. Henry A. Clark.
          • F2. Wirt McCreary.
        • E8. Lydia Ann McCreary, m. William Love, with issue.
        • E9. Martha Swan McCreary, m. Thoms Love, with issue.
      • D2. William Boggs Swan, b. 27 Feb 1791 at Paxtang, d. 10 Feb 1792.
      • D3. John Joseph Swan, b. 14 Mar 1793 at Paxtang, farmer, d. 22 Jul 1878 at Swanville, Erie co., Pennsylvania, m. Jun 1825 to Eunice Ann White (b. 15 Mar 1805, d. 22 Oct 1855).
        • E1. Lucinda Swan.
        • E2. Eliza Catharine Swan.
        • E3. Charles John Swan, d. 18 Jun 1877.
        • E4. Andrew Francis Swan, b. 16 Oct 1832, Sheriff of Erie co., d. 18 Apr 1876.
        • E5. Harriet Swan.
        • E6. Adelaide Mary Swan, d. 13 Apr 1867.
        • E7. Henry Harrison Swan.
        • E8. Lavinia Swan, m. William Hoskinson, Jr., with issue.
        • E9. Henry Clay Swan, m. Virginia S. Rogers, with issue.
        • E10. Josephine Swan.
        • E11. Eugene Barnett Swan, m. Mary Jennings.
        • E12. Clayton Kleber Swan.
      • D4. William Swan, b. 25 Nov 1794, d. in the west abt. 1833.
      • D5. Richard Swan, b. 4 Dec 1796 at Paxtang township, m. 26 Jan 1826 to Margaret Boal Sturgeon (b. 3 Sep 1805), daughter of Jeremiah Sturgeon and Jane Moorhead.
        • E1. William Boggs Swan.
        • E2. Jane Sturgeon Swan, m. John C. Perkins, with issue.
        • E3. Edwina Swan, m. George Perkins.
        • E4. Sophia Swan, m. Edwin Heron, with issue.
        • E5. Rosannah Swan, b. 21 Aug 1840, d. 25 Jan 1846.
        • E6. Mary Swan, m. William Brewster.
        • E7. Byron Wallace Swan.
      • D6. Moses Swan, b. 9 Dec 1798 at Paxtang township, d. 30 Jun 1833 at Galena, Illinois, m. Virginia Bates (b. 9 Feb 1809 at Henry co., Kentucky, d. 2 Sep 1865 at Galena, Illinois).
        • E1. David Bates Swan, d. without issue.
        • E2. Emily Swan, m. 15 Jun 1853 to William Bell, of Lexington, Kentucky, with issue.
      • D7. Andrew Cavet Swan, b. 29 Jul 1802 at Erie co., Pennsylvania, d. Jul 1867 at Galena, Illinois, m. Angeline Mitchell.
        • E1. George Swan, d. without issue.
        • E2. Emily C. Swan, m. N. N. Chilson, without issue.
        • E3. John Mitchell Swan.
  • B3. Joseph Swan, b. 1715, of Letterkenny township, Franklin co.
  • B4. William Swan, b. 1719 in Ireland, of Hamilton township, Franklin co., Pennsylvania, d. Jan 1773 at Hamilton township, m. Jennet Shields.
    • C1. William Swan.
    • C2. Margaret Swan.
    • C3. Jennett Swan.
    • C4. Robert Swan.
  • B5. Richard Swan, b. 1725, merchant of Philadelphia.
  • B6. Alexander Swan, b. 1727 in Ireland, of Hanover township, d. Mar 1778, m. Martha Gilchrist, daughter of James Gilchrist and his wife Jean, of Paxtang.
    • C1. Samuel Swan.
    • C2. Alexander Swan.
    • C3. Jean Swan, m. James Taylor.
    • C4. Mary Swan, m. William Owens.
    • C5. Margaret Swan, m. Thomas Finney.
    • C6. Agnes Swan, m. Andrew Armstrong, of Harrisburg.
Source: Egle, W. H. (1886) Pennsylvania Genealogies, chiefly Scotch-Irish and German. Harrisburg.


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