|Nettie Faye Swain-Paolino|
P.O. Box 675
Gig Harbor,WA. 98335
| Direct Decendents of James Richard Swain|
of Vernon Parish, Leesville, La.
Wife: Sarah Vick
Mary Jane B: December 1844, Georgia
Sally AnnNovember1855 La.
John F.abt December 1856
James Ezekiel1857Died: 1932, Fullerton, La.
Buried: Holly Springs Cemetery
James Richard Swain was born in Georgia 1825. He married Sarah Vick, in Lowndes Co., Georgia 1843. A daughter Mary Jane was born 1844. Thereafter they left Georgia with Sarah's parents, David and Mary Vick and traveled to Rapides Parish ,La. and settled there. They raised their family there and most of the kids settled there and also raised their famiy there. In 1872that portion of Rapides Parish became Vernon Parish.
Mary Jane b: December 1844: Georgia married Robert L. Huggins.
Catharine b: about 1848 Have not found any new info on her as yet
Sally Ann b: November 1855 . It appears she may have been an invalid and never married
John F.b: about 1856. married May Forest. A possible first marriage to Mary but not confirmed.
James Ezekiel b: 1857 d: 1932 buried Holly Spring Cemetery, Fullerton, La. married Martha Elisa Young. Unknown name of first wife. Eliza was daughter of Oscar and Amanda Byrd Young.
William Harrison b:1860 married Mary Lou Johnson. A daughter Martha was born. Mary Lou died unk time. Second wife was Fannie Muse. He moved to Texas. No father information is known.
Martha Swain: No information on her.
Since the above was written I have been able to find the ancestor's I have so long wanted to find or most of them anyway.