The Ancestors and Family of Douglas F McSwain:Information about William McSwain
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William McSwain (b. July 22, 1762, d. December 10, 1838)William McSwain (son of David McSwain and Susanna Hamrick) was born July 22, 1762 in Orange County, NC121, and died December 10, 1838 in Rutherford (Cleveland) County, NC122.He married Judith A Moore on 1782123.
Notes for William McSwain:
William was born in Orange Co, NC on July 22, 1762.He married Judith Moore.Twelve children came from this union.After Judith's death he married Mrs. Elisabeth Hicks (assumed widow).No children are known from this marriage.Two of Mrs. Hicks' children by her previous marriage, Berry and Martin Hicks, were raised by William and were included in his will. (Source: Abstract of Wills 1823-1868,Rutherford County, Rutherfordton, NC, 1973, 111)
More About William McSwain:
Also Known As: McSwane (as shown on 1790 Federal Census).
Burial: Unknown, McSwain Family Cemetery, Cleveland County, NC.
Military service: Private in Brevards Co, 10th NC Infantry, Revolutionary War..124
Will: February 23, 1833, Filed in Rutherford (Cleveland) County, NC.125
More About William McSwain and Judith A Moore:
Children of William McSwain and Judith A Moore are:
- +William McSwain, b. September 02, 1792, d. date unknown.
- +Thomas McSwain, b. September 08, 1796127, d. December 22, 1872, Cleveland County, NC128.