I have 9 generations on ancestors of Elihu B. Swift. Thomas Swift b. 1785 Mass. Jacob Swift b. 1763" Phineas Swift b. 1732" Thomas Swift b. 1692" William Swift b. 1654" William Swift b. 1620 England William Swyft b. 1575" Robert Swyft b. 1549" John D. Swyft" Also have wives and other data I have 10 generations of Dows plus wives etc.
Parents of Samuel Dow are Jeremiah Dow b. 1791 and Mary Hall b. 1806 Jeremiah's father isSimon b. 1761, then Jeremiah Dow b. 1723, next is another Simon b. 1690, Simon Dow b. 1666, Capt. Henry Dow b. 1634 in England Henry b. 1603, another Henry b. 1550, Thomas Dow b. 1528 and last John (DEWE) Dow b. abt 1500 in Norfolk, England. Sounds like we have quite a few ancestors in common.We must be double, double, cousins many times removed or whatever.I'd love to hear from you.Barb