Looking for Swearingen Bible (poss. Pittsburgh PA)
lweber68 (View posts) Posted: 30 Apr 2010 3:30PM GMT
John Cooke Swearingen referenced his mothers bible (Asenath Parker Swearingen)in his Civil War pension papers (1913). A copy of the bible page "in which all records have been kept with date of births....1747 up to and including my own .."
"The above refers to my father and mother... father Joseph C Swearingen b Apr 30 1808 mother Asenath daughter of Ann & Hiram Parker b Aug 10th 1815."
Children of John Cooke Swearingen & Nancy Reardon:
Frederick b Dec 6, 1866
Minnie M b Sept 18 1868
Children of John Cooke Swearingen & Elizabeth Bruce:
Arizona b Mar 8 1879
Joseph D b Mar 26 1880
John B b Oct 33 1884
John Cooke Swearingen's children lived in the Pittsburgh PA area. If anyone knows this family or has knowledge of this bible, please contact me.