I traced my family back to Geo or George Swallow b 1785 who married Martha. He died in Atterclliffe, Yorkshire, England between 1861 & 71.
One of their childern John Hall Swallow b 1825 m Catherine. They entered Canada 1871 in Ont. One of there childern Wm John b 1855 Prickering Ont., m 9 May 1878 in Huron, Huron, Ont., Canada,to Elizabeth Smith d 1883 in Michigan, United States.
Wm John and Elizabeth had a son Arthur William b 22 Feb 1879, m 7 May 1907 to Achcy Metcalf, d 1 Oct 1941 Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States.