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John Henry SWINN

John Henry SWINN

Male 1830 - 1910  (80 years)

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  • Name John Henry SWINN  [1
    Born 15 Apr 1830 
    Gender Male 
    OCCU Blacksmith 
    RES Hohokus, NJ 
    Died 9 Dec 1910 
    Buried Valleu Cemetery, Ridgewood, Bergen, NJ Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I1174  The Turses
    Last Modified 29 Apr 2011 

    Family Hannah Jane TUERS,   b. 30 Jul 1838, Paramus, Bergen, NJ Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Jan 1909  (Age 70 years) 
    Married 12 Sep 1855  Saddle River, Zion Lutheran Church Find all individuals with events at this location 
     1. David Henry SWINN,   b. 1859
     2. Minnie SWINN,   b. 1877,   d. 21 Dec 1888  (Age 11 years)
    Last Modified 25 Sep 2017 
    Family ID F822  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 12 Sep 1855 - Saddle River, Zion Lutheran Church Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • 1998 Email from Pat Wardell to Ree Hopper:
      From: Pat Wardell 
Subject: Swinn, Hopper, Tuers 
Date: Mon, 26 Oct 1998 12:07:28 -0400

      Here's the Swinn parents' family group I have:
      Swinn, John Henry (Henry Swin)
      John Henry Swinn,m. 12 Sep 1855 Saddle River Zion Luth. Ch (at
      parsonage),Hannah Jane Tuers, dau. of Garret Tuers & Maria Ryer.
      John Henry Swinn (aka Henry Swin) was b. 15 Apr. 1830; d. 9 Dec 1910
      Hackensack Hosp.; buried (as Henry Swin) Valleau Cem., Ridgewood, NJ.
      Maria Ryer was b. 30 July 1838; bp. 10 Sep 1838 Paramus; d. 12 Jan 1909;
      buried Valleau Cem., Ridgewood, NJ
      At the time of their marriage he was of Hohokus Twp., a blacksmith;
      she was of Washington Twp. Their parents were dead.
      Henry Swinn, 39, blacksmith, and Hannah, 31, keeping house, were
      listed in the 1870 Federal Census, living in Washington Township, Bergen
      County, NJ. Listed living with them was David, 10.
      ---children of John Henry Swinn & Hannah Jane Tuers:
      * David Henry Swinn, b. 1859; m. 4 Oct 1885 Ridgewood, NJ, Caroline Hopper.
      At the time of their marriage, David Swinn was ae 26, of Paterson, in
      livery business, son of Henry Swinn & Hannah J. Tuers). David and Caroline
      were later divorced and Caroline lived in Ridgewood with bro. James G. &
      family, then later with her sister Julia. Caroline Hopper d. 28 Nov 1951,
      bur. Laurel Grove Cem, Totowa, NJ. [1]
      * Minnie Swinn, b. 13 May 1877; d. 21 Dec 1888; buried Valleau Cemetery,
      Ridgewood, NJ.
      [1] Information online Oct 1998 from Ree Hopper citing
      Ruth Hoper Macfarlan;
      Ackerman & Goff, Records of the Zion Lutheran Churches of Saddle River &
      Ramapo (now at Saddle River, Bergen County, NJ) Marriages; Zabriskie,
      George Olin, The Zabriskie Family, vol. I, p. 681; Ackerman, Herbert S.,
      and Arthur J. Goff, Valleau Cemetery (Ridgewood, Bergen County, NJ)
      Gravestone Inscriptions (typescript), copied Feb 1944; 1870 Federal Census,
      New Jersey, Bergen County, Washington Township, Saddle River P.O., taken
      July 1870, p. 13

  • Sources 
    1. [S9] The Zabriskie Family, George Olin Zabriskie.