Cornelia Susan Swisher

F, b. 2 June 1870, d. 7 April 1936
FatherWilliam F. Swisher1 b. Jun 1837
MotherElizabeth Jane Showalter1 b. Feb 1840
Married Name Barker 
Name Variation Nealie S. 
Name Variation Cornelia B. Swisher1 
BirthApr 1870 Virginia2 
Residence1870 Augusta Co., Virginia; Age 2 months, born in April, age 2 months at time of census.2 
Birth*2 Jun 1870 Augusta Co., Virginia1,3 
Residence*1880 South River, Augusta Co., Virginia; Age 9, born in Virginia, atending school.1 
Marriage* Principal=Patrick Henry Barker 
Residence1910 Age 40, born in Virginia. Mother of 14 children of whom 9 are living. Enumerated as "Amelia."4 
Residence1920 South River, Augusta Co., Virginia; Age 49, born in Virginia5 
Death*7 Apr 1936 Waynesboro, Augusta Co., Virginia; Mrs. Nealie S. Barker, 65, widow of Henry Barker, of near Dooms, died at 10 o'clock this morning at the home of her daughter, Mrs. Hiram Bowman, of near Waynesboro, after a brief illness.Surviving Mrs. Barker are the following sons and daughters: Oscar Barker, of Washington, D. C.; Russell Barker, of Richmond, Cecil Barker, of Waynesboro, Henry Barker, of Waynesboro, Mrs. Hiram Bowman of near Waynesboro, Mrs. Homer Ritchie, of Vealton, Mrs. Hallie Dixon, of Staunton and Mrs. John Childress, Staunton.Brothers and sisters surviving her are Frank Swisher and J. W. E. Swisher, of Stuarts Draft, Mrs. C. N. Echard, of Spokane, Washington, Mrs. T. D. Biller, of Dooms, and Mrs. W. E. Page, of Dooms.Funeral services will be held at the Alexander Funeral Home on Thursday afternoon at two o'clock.Waynesboro News Virginian-date of paper: April 7, 1936 

Family

Patrick Henry Barker b. c 1860
Marriage* Principal=Patrick Henry Barker 
Children

Citations

  1. [S330] 1880 US Federal Census, South River, Augusta Co., Virginia; ED 19, Image 30.
  2. [S329] 1870 US Federal Census, Augusta Co. Virginia, District 2; Image 180.
  3. [S1250] Augusta County Virginia Births 1862-1875 (Ancestry.com), Cornelia Swisher, daughter of William and Elizabeth, 2 June 1870, page 214.
  4. [S325] 1910 US Federal Census, South River, Augusta Co., Virginia; ED 43, Image 35.
  5. [S326] 1920 US Federal Census, South River, Augusta Co., Virginia; ED 45, Image 26.

Hettie E. Swisher1

F, b. circa 1873
FatherWilliam F. Swisher2 b. Jun 1837
MotherElizabeth Jane Showalter2 b. Feb 1840
Name Variation Hester M. Swisher2 
Birth*c 1873 Virginia2 
Residence*1880 South River, Augusta Co., Virginia; Age 7, born in Virginia, attending school2 
Married Namec 1892 Page1 
Marriage*c 1892 Principal=William E. Page1 
Residence1910 South River, Augusta Co., Virginia; Age 37, married 18 years. mother of 4 children of whom 2 are living, born in Virginia.
1 
Residence1920 Post Republic Road, South River, Augusta Co., Virginia; Age 46, born in Virginia.3 

Family

William E. Page b. c 1864
Marriage*c 1892 Principal=William E. Page1 
Children

Citations

  1. [S325] 1910 US Federal Census, South River, Augusta Co., Virginia; ED 45, Image 33.
  2. [S330] 1880 US Federal Census, South River, Augusta Co., Virginia; ED 19, Image 30.
  3. [S326] 1920 US Federal Census, South River, Augusta Co., Virginia; ED 45, Image 3.

Gideon S. Swisher1

F, b. circa 1877
FatherWilliam F. Swisher2 b. Jun 1837
MotherElizabeth Jane Showalter2 b. Feb 1840
Married Name Echard1 
Name Variation Giddie S. Swisher2 
Marriage* Principal=Charles W. Echard1 
Birth*c 1877 Virginia2 
Residence*1880 South River, Augusta Co., Virginia; Age 3, born in Virginia2 
Residence1940 4118 Iowa St., San Diego, San Diego Co., California; Age 63, born in Virginia1 

Family

Charles W. Echard b. c 1877

Citations

  1. [S1210] 1940 US Federal Census, San Diego, San Diego Co., California; ED 62-54, Image 24.
  2. [S330] 1880 US Federal Census, South River, Augusta Co., Virginia; ED 19, Image 30.

Sarah C. Swisher1

F, b. circa 1843, d. 20 August 1871
FatherJacob Swisher1 b. 16 May 1815
MotherSarah P. Swisher1 b. 6 Nov 1816, d. 26 Jan 1884
Birth*c 1843 1 
Residence1870 Gore, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; Age 23, born in Virginia.2 
Death*20 Aug 1871 Hampshire Co., West Virginia; Age 28, single.1 
Residence*1880 Eastern District, Hampshire Co., Virginia; Age 16, born in Virginia3 

Citations

  1. [S957] West Virginia Death Certificates, Sarah C. Swisher, daughter of Jacob and Sarah Swisher, 20 Aug 1871, Hampshire Co., West Virginia.
  2. [S329] 1870 US Federal Census, Gore, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; Image 17.
  3. [S328] 1860 US Federal Census, Eastern, Hampshire Co., Virginia; Image 148.

Louisa A. Swisher1

F, b. circa 1850, d. 2 September 1871
FatherJacob Swisher1 b. 16 May 1815
MotherSarah P. Swisher1 b. 6 Nov 1816, d. 26 Jan 1884
Birth*c 1850 Virginia1,2 
Residence*1860 Eastern District, Hampshire Co., Virginia; Age 10, born in Virginia3 
Residence1870 Gore, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; Age 19, born in Virginia2 
Death*2 Sep 1871 Hampshire Co., West Virgnia1 

Citations

  1. [S957] West Virginia Death Certificates, Louisa A. Swisher, daughter of Jacob and Sarah Swisher, 2 Sep 1871, Hampshire Co., West Virginia.
  2. [S329] 1870 US Federal Census, Gore, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; Image 17.
  3. [S328] 1860 US Federal Census, Eastern, Hampshire Co., Virginia; Image 148.

Frank Swisher1

M, b. circa 1841
FatherJacob Swisher1 b. 16 May 1815
MotherSarah P. Swisher1 b. 6 Nov 1816, d. 26 Jan 1884
Birth*c 1841 Virginia1 
Residence*1880 Gore, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; Age 39, single, farmer, cannot read or write, born in Virginia1 

Citations

  1. [S330] 1880 US Federal Census, Gore, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; ed 26, Image 24.

Rebecca A. Swisher1

F, b. circa 1845
FatherJacob Swisher1 b. 16 May 1815
MotherSarah P. Swisher1 b. 6 Nov 1816, d. 26 Jan 1884
Death* 1 
Birthc 1842 Virginia2 
Birth*c 1845 Virginia1 
Residence1860 Eastern District, Hampshire Co., Virginia; Age 18, born in Virginia2 
Residence1870 Gore, Hampshire Co., Virginia; Age 25, born in Virginia3 
Residence*1880 Gore, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; Age 35, single, born in Virginia, seamstress1 

Citations

  1. [S330] 1880 US Federal Census, Gore, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; ed 26, Image 24.
  2. [S328] 1860 US Federal Census, Eastern, Hampshire Co., Virginia; Image 148.
  3. [S329] 1870 US Federal Census, Gore, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; Image 17.

James L. Swisher1,2

M, b. circa 1851
FatherJacob Swisher1 b. 16 May 1815
MotherSarah P. Swisher1 b. 6 Nov 1816, d. 26 Jan 1884
Name Variation James N.3 
Birth*c 1851 Virginia2 
Birthc 1854 Virginia1 
Residence1860 Eastern District, Hampshire Co., Virginia; Age 9, born in Virginia2 
Residence1870 Gore, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; Age 16, born in Virginia, attending school.3 
Residence*1880 Gore, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; Age 26, born in Virginia, farmer.1 

Citations

  1. [S330] 1880 US Federal Census, Gore, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; ed 26, Image 24.
  2. [S328] 1860 US Federal Census, Eastern, Hampshire Co., Virginia; Image 148.
  3. [S329] 1870 US Federal Census, Gore, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; Image 17.

Martha C. Swisher1

F, b. circa 1857, d. circa 1880
FatherJacob Swisher2 b. 16 May 1815
MotherSarah P. Swisher2 b. 6 Nov 1816, d. 26 Jan 1884
Name Variation Marthy Swisher2 
Birth*c 1857 Virginia2 
Birthc 1859 Virginia3 
Residence1860 Eastern District, Hampshire Co., Virginia; Age 4, born in Virginia4,1 
Residence1870 Gore, Hampshire Co., Virginia; Age 11, born in Virginia, attending school.3 
Residence*1880 Gore, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; Age 23, but name is crossed out and the notation "Dead" is made2 
Death*c 1880 2 

Citations

  1. [S328] 1860 US Federal Census, Eastern, Hampshire Co., Virginia; Image 148.
  2. [S330] 1880 US Federal Census, Gore, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; ed 26, Image 24.
  3. [S329] 1870 US Federal Census, Gore, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; Image 17.
  4. [S1] Census of Ritchie County West Virginia 1850,.

William F. Swisher1

M, b. circa 1837, d. 31 December 1880
FatherJacob Swisher1 b. 16 May 1815
MotherSarah P. Swisher1 b. 6 Nov 1816, d. 26 Jan 1884
Birth*c 1837 Rockingham Co., Virginia1,2 
Birthc 1839 Virginia3 
Residence*1860 Eastern District, Hampshire Co., Virginia; Age 23, farmer, born in Virginia1 
Residence1870 Gore, Hampshire Co., Virginia; Age 31, farmhand, born in Virginia.3 
Death*31 Dec 1880 Hampshire Co., West Virginia; Age 43, cause of death: Kidney affection. Son of Jacob and Sarah Swisher. Born in Rockingham Co. Farmer, unmarried. Father, Jacob Swisher was the informant.2 

Citations

  1. [S328] 1860 US Federal Census, Eastern, Hampshire Co., Virginia; Image 148.
  2. [S957] West Virginia Death Certificates, William F. Swisher, died 31 Dec 1880 in Hampshire Co., WV, Line 27.
  3. [S329] 1870 US Federal Census, Gore, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; Image 17.

Mary M. Swisher1

F, b. circa 1840
FatherJacob Swisher1 b. 16 May 1815
MotherSarah P. Swisher1 b. 6 Nov 1816, d. 26 Jan 1884
Birth*c 1840 Virginia1 
Residence*1860 Eastern District, Hampshire Co., Virginia; Age 20, born in Virginia1 

Citations

  1. [S328] 1860 US Federal Census, Eastern, Hampshire Co., Virginia; Image 148.

Elizabeth J. Swisher1

F, b. circa 1846, d. 19 April 1870
FatherJacob Swisher1 b. 16 May 1815
MotherSarah P. Swisher1 b. 6 Nov 1816, d. 26 Jan 1884
Birth*c 1846 Virginia1 
Residence*1860 Eastern District, Hampshire Co., Virginia; Age 14, born in Virgiinia1 
Death*19 Apr 1870 Hampshire Co., West Virginia; Age 23 and 4 months. Daugher of Jacob and Sarah Swisher.2 

Citations

  1. [S328] 1860 US Federal Census, Eastern, Hampshire Co., Virginia; Image 148.
  2. [S957] West Virginia Death Certificates, Elizabeth J. Swisher, died 19 April 1870 in Hampshire Co., WV, Line 18.

Kaziah A. Swisher1

F, b. circa 1848
FatherJacob Swisher1 b. 16 May 1815
MotherSarah P. Swisher1 b. 6 Nov 1816, d. 26 Jan 1884
Name Variation Kesiah F.2 
Birth*c 1848 Virginia1 
Residence*1860 Eastern District, Hampshire Co., Virginia; Age 12, born in Virginia1 
Residence1870 Gore, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; Age 21, born in Virginia, attending school.2 

Citations

  1. [S328] 1860 US Federal Census, Eastern, Hampshire Co., Virginia; Image 148.
  2. [S329] 1870 US Federal Census, Gore, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; Image 17.

Susanah V. Swisher1

F, b. circa 1852
FatherJacob Swisher2 b. 16 May 1815
MotherSarah P. Swisher2 b. 6 Nov 1816, d. 26 Jan 1884
Name Variation Susan V.3 
Birth*c 1852 Virginia3 
Birthc 1854 Virginia2 
Residence*1860 Eastern District, Hampshire Co., Virginia; Age 6, born in Virginia2 
Residence1870 Gore, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; Age 14, born in Virginia, attending school.3 

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Ritchie County West Virginia 1850,.
  2. [S328] 1860 US Federal Census, Eastern, Hampshire Co., Virginia; Image 148.
  3. [S329] 1870 US Federal Census, Gore, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; Image 17.

Jacob Swisher

M

Family

Sarah Harry
Child

Sarah Harry

F

Family

Jacob Swisher
Child

Andrew Jackson Bennett1,2

M, b. 8 June 1844, d. 17 June 1917
FatherStewart Bennett3 b. c 1820
MotherMargaret M. Swisher3 b. 29 Jun 1821
Name Variation Jackson Bennett3 
Birth*8 Jun 1844 Virginia1,4,2 
Residence1850 Lewis Co., Virginia; Age 6, born in Virginia1 
Residence1860 Upshur Co., Virginia; Age 16, born in Virginia, farming, attending school.5 
Marriage* Principal=Eliza J. Painter6 
Residence1870 Cass Co., Missouri; Age 26, farmer. Real estate valued at $5,000, personal estate at $1,000. Born in Virginia.

Enumerated with Eliza J. 22, George $. 4, Charles 2, and James H. 8 months.6 
Residence1880 Dolan, Cass Co., Missouri; Age 38, farmer, born in Virginia.

Enumerated with Eliza J. 32, Geo. R. 14, Charles S. 12, Jas H. 10, Lewis J. 8 and with sister, Margrett 187 
Residence1900 Dolan, Cass Co., Missouri; Age 55, born June 1844 in Virginia. Farmer.

Enumerated wtih ELiza J. 51, with boarders George Williams 13 and Lillie Williams 11 and with servant, Robert Marvin 20.4 
Death*17 Jun 1917 Dolan, Cass Co., Missouri; Age 83 years, 9 months. Farmer. Son of Stuart Bennett and Margaret M. Swisher. Cause of death: mitral insufficiency and instestinal nephritis. Married. Informant is Eliza J. Bennett of Freeman, Missouri.2 
Burial*18 Jun 1917 Freeman, Missouri2 

Family

Eliza J. Painter b. Jul 1848
Marriage* Principal=Eliza J. Painter6 
Children

Citations

  1. [S327] 1850 US Federal Census, Lewis Co., Virginia, District 30, Image 120.
  2. [S1082] State of Missouri / State Archives., Missouri Death Certificates 1910-1962 (www.sos.mo.gov), Andrew Jackson Bennett; Dolan, Cass Co., Missouri, died 17 June 1917.
  3. [S187] Mary Katharine Bonnifield Swisher to Oliver Lee Swisher (her grandson). 13 June 1913, at South Branch, W.V.. (1998).
  4. [S157] 1900 US Federal Census, Dolan, Cass Co., Missouri.
  5. [S328] 1860 US Federal Census, Upshur Co., Virginia, Image 132 and 133.
  6. [S329] 1870 US Federal Census, Cass Co., Missouri, Township 45, Range 33; Image 7.
  7. [S330] 1880 US Federal Census, Dolanl, Cass Co., Missouri; ED 78, Image 16.

Silas Newton Swisher1

M, b. 26 March 1848, d. 31 May 1929
FatherDavid Warner Swisher1 b. 29 Apr 1822, d. 29 Dec 1905
MotherMary Katharine Bonnifield1 b. 3 Mar 1826, d. 13 Mar 1921
Birth From the History of Hampshire County, West Virginia: from its earliest settlement to the present:

S.N. Swisher, son of D.W. ad M.K. Siwsher, was born in Hampshire County, March 26, 1848. He taught school during the winter of 1868-69, and for ten consecutive winters following. During the year 1871 he made an extended trip to the west, visiting the States of Illinois, Iowa, Indiana, Missouri, and Kansas. He removed to Tucker County, West Virginia in 1873, where he has since resided. He has held the offices of president of the board of education, county commissioner, road commissioner, and assessor in his adopted county. He was married October 7, 1875 to Mary S., daughter of Jesse and Catherine Parsons, of Tucker county. His children are Minnie B., who teaches school, Scott N., a student at the West Virginia University, and Glenn T. 
Name Variation Silas N. Swisher2 
Birth*26 Mar 1848 Virginia2,1 
Residence1850 Hampshire Co., Virginia; Age 2, born in Virginia.3 
Residence1860 Eastern, Hampshire Co., Virginia; Age 12, born in Virginia2 
Residence1870 Springfield, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; Age 22, working on farm.4 
Marriage*7 Oct 1875 Principal=Mary Samantha Parsons1,5,6 
Residence1880 Saint George, Tucker Co., West Virginia; Age 32, born in Virginia, Farmer.

Enumerated with Mry S. 23, Minnie B. 3, and with brother, John A.H. 22.7 
Residence1900 Black Fork, Tucker Co., West Virginia; Age 52, married 25 years, born March 1848 in West Virginia. Farmer.

Enumerated with Mary S. 43, Minnie B. 23, Scott N. 19, and Glenn T. 9.5 
Residence1910 Morgantown, Monongalia Co., West Virginia; Age 62, widower, born in Virginia. Manager of News Office.

Enumerated with Glenn T. 17 and Lydia Bonafield (roomer) 24.8 
Residence*1913 Morgantown, Monongalia Co., West Virginia 
Residence1920 Springfield, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; Age 71, widower, born in West Virginia, real estate agent.9 
Death*31 May 1929 Near Elkins, Randolph Co., West Virginia; Age 81 years 5 days, died of Senility and complications. Widower of MAry Parsons Siwsher. School Teacher. Son of David Swisher and Catherine Bonifield.

Informant is Minnie B. Talor, Elk River. Buried at Parsons Cemetery.10 
Burial* Parsons City Cemetery10,6 

Family

Mary Samantha Parsons b. 15 Feb 1857, d. 4 Mar 1908
Marriage*7 Oct 1875 Principal=Mary Samantha Parsons1,5,6 
Children

Citations

  1. [S187] Mary Katharine Bonnifield Swisher to Oliver Lee Swisher (her grandson). 13 June 1913, at South Branch, W.V.. (1998).
  2. [S328] 1860 US Federal Census, Eastern, Hampshire Co., Virginia.
  3. [S327] 1850 US Federal Census, District 24, Hampshire Co., Virginia; Image 294.
  4. [S329] 1870 US Federal Census, Springfield, Hampshire Co., West Virginia, Image 4.
  5. [S157] 1900 US Federal Census, Black Fork, Tucker Co., West Virginia.
  6. [S28] Albert J. Summerfield, Personal Correspondence With Albert J.Summerfield, 31 Jul 1986,.
  7. [S330] 1880 US Federal Census, Saint George, Tucker Co., West Virginia; ED 68, Image 16.
  8. [S325] 1910 US Federal Census, Morgantown, Monongalia Co., West Virginia; ED 78, Image 40.
  9. [S326] 1920 US Federal Census, Springfield, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; ED 53, Image 27.
  10. [S957] West Virginia Death Certificates, S.N. Swisher, Near Elk River, Randolph Co., West Virginia, 31 May 1929, #8042.

Howard Llewelyn Swisher1,2

M, b. 21 September 1871, d. 27 August 1945
FatherDavid Warner Swisher1 b. 29 Apr 1822, d. 29 Dec 1905
MotherMary Katharine Bonnifield1 b. 3 Mar 1826, d. 13 Mar 1921
Birth21 Sep 1870  
Birth*21 Sep 1871 West Virginia2,1 
Residence1880 Okonoko, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; Age 9, born in West Virginia, attending school.2 
Marriage*c 1898 Principal=Mary Dering1,3 
Residence1910 19 McLain St., Morgantown, Monongalia Co., West Virginia; Age 39, married 12 years, born in West Virginia. Secretary at Board of Trade.

Enumerated with Mary 36, with Fannie Deriing 40 - sister-in-law and with roomer Ralph Amaross 273 
Residence*1913 Morgantown, Monongalia Co., West Virginia1 
Residence1920 18 Donley, Morgantown, Monongalia Co., West Virginia; Age 49, born in West Virginia.

Enumerated with Mary 46 and with sister-in-law Fannie Dering 52.4 
Residence1940 80 Donley St., Morgantown, Monongalia Co., West Virginia; Age 69, born in West Virginia, Realtor.

Enumerated with Mary 65 and with sister-in-law, Fannie Dering 70.5 
Death*27 Aug 1945 Morgantown, Monongalia Co., West Virginia6 
Burial* Oak Grove Cemetery6 

Family

Mary Dering b. c 1874
Marriage*c 1898 Principal=Mary Dering1,3 

Citations

  1. [S187] Mary Katharine Bonnifield Swisher to Oliver Lee Swisher (her grandson). 13 June 1913, at South Branch, W.V.. (1998).
  2. [S330] 1880 US Federal Census, Okonoko, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; ED 29, Image 2.
  3. [S325] 1910 US Federal Census, Morgantown, Monongalia Co., West Virginia; Ward 1, ED 77, Image 6.
  4. [S326] 1920 US Federal Census, Morgantown, Monongalia Co., West Virginia; Ward 1, ED 103, Image 3.
  5. [S1210] 1940 US Federal Census, Morgantown, Monongalia Co., West Virginia; ED 31-21, Image 6.
  6. [S28] Albert J. Summerfield, Personal Correspondence With Albert J.Summerfield, 31 Jul 1986,.

Mary Isabelle Swisher1

F, b. 17 September 1859, d. 29 November 1947
FatherDavid Warner Swisher1 b. 29 Apr 1822, d. 29 Dec 1905
MotherMary Katharine Bonnifield1 b. 3 Mar 1826, d. 13 Mar 1921
Name Variation Mary A.2 
Married Name Vandervoor1 
Name Variation Belle Swisher1 
Birth*17 Sep 1859 Virginia3,1,2 
Residence1860 Eastern, Hampshire Co., Virginia; Age 1, born in Virginia.3 
Residence1870 Springfield, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; Age 10, born in Virginia4 
Residence1880 Okonoko, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; Age 18, going to school, born in West Virginia.5 
Married Namec 1885 Vandervort1,2 
Marriage*3 Jun 1885 Principal=Virgil Vandervort1,2,6,7 
Residence1900 Clinton, Monongalia Co., West Virginia; Age 40, born in West Virginia, mother of 3 children - all living.2 
Residence1910 23 McClain St, Morgantown, Monongalia Co., West Virginia; Age 50, born in West Virginia, married 24 years. Mother of 3 children - all living.6 
Residence*1913 Morgantown, Monongalia Co., West Virginia1 
Residence1920 23 Donley, Morgantown, Monongalia Co., West Virginia; Age 60, born in West Virginia.8 
Residence1940 76 Donley St., Morgantown, Monongalia Co., West Virginia; Age 80, widow, born in West Virginia

Enumerated with Mary 34.9 
Death*29 Nov 1947 Monongalia Co., West Virginia10 
Burial* East Oak Grove Cemetery, Morgantown, Monongalia Co., West Virginia11 

Family

Virgil Vandervort b. Jun 1856, d. 1927
Marriage*3 Jun 1885 Principal=Virgil Vandervort1,2,6,7 
Children

Citations

  1. [S187] Mary Katharine Bonnifield Swisher to Oliver Lee Swisher (her grandson). 13 June 1913, at South Branch, W.V.. (1998).
  2. [S157] 1900 US Federal Census, Clinton, Monongalia Co., West Virginia; ED 79, Image 7.
  3. [S328] 1860 US Federal Census, Eastern, Hampshire Co., Virginia, Image 144.
  4. [S329] 1870 US Federal Census, Springfield, Hampshire Co., West Virginia, Image 4.
  5. [S330] 1880 US Federal Census, Okonoko, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; ED 29, Image 2.
  6. [S325] 1910 US Federal Census, Morgantown, Monongalia Co., West Virginia; Ward 1, ED 77, Image 6.
  7. [S28] Albert J. Summerfield, Personal Correspondence With Albert J.Summerfield, 31 Jul 1986,.
  8. [S326] 1920 US Federal Census, Morgantown, Monongalia Co., West Virginia; Ward 1, ED 103, Image 3.
  9. [S1210] 1940 US Federal Census, Morgantown, Monongalia Co., West Virginia; ED 31-21, Image 6.
  10. [S953] State of West Virginia., West Virginia Deaths 1853-1973 (www.familysearch.org), Mary Isabelle (Swisher) Vandervort, died 29 Nov 1947 in Monongalia Co., West Virginia.
  11. [S1069] Find A Grave., Find A Grave Website (www.findagrave.com), M. Belle Vandervort, died 1947, buried in East Oak Grove Cemetery in Morgantown, Monongalia Co., West Virginia; Memorial #16574870.

Virgil Vandervort1

M, b. June 1856, d. 1927
Residence* Morgantown, West Virginia; of Morgantown, W.V.1 
Birth1854 2 
Birth*Jun 1856 Virginia3 
Marriage*3 Jun 1885 Principal=Mary Isabelle Swisher1,3,4,5 
Residence1900 Clinton, Monongalia Co., West Virginia; Age 43, born in West Virginia, nurseryman. Married 15 years.

Enumerated with Mary A. 40, Hu S. 13, J. Paul 11, and Mary A. 4.3 
Residence1910 23 McClain St, Morgantown, Monongalia Co., West Virginia; Age 55, maaried 24 years, born in West Virginia, employment Surat Fruit ? Farm.

ENumerated with M. Belle 50, Hugh S. 29, Paul J. 21, and MaryA. 14.

Howard L.and Mary Swisher lived next door.4 
Residence1920 23 Donley, Morgantown, Monongalia Co., West Virginia; Age 65, born in West Virginia, farmer.

Enumerated with Belle 65 and Mary 23.6 
Death*1927 2 
Burial* East Oak Grove Cemetery, Morgantown, Monongalia Co., West Virginia2 

Family

Mary Isabelle Swisher b. 17 Sep 1859, d. 29 Nov 1947
Marriage*3 Jun 1885 Principal=Mary Isabelle Swisher1,3,4,5 
Children

Citations

  1. [S187] Mary Katharine Bonnifield Swisher to Oliver Lee Swisher (her grandson). 13 June 1913, at South Branch, W.V.. (1998).
  2. [S1069] Find A Grave., Find A Grave Website (www.findagrave.com), Virgil Vandervort, died 1927, buried in East Oak Grove Cemetery in Morgantown, Monongalia Co., West Virginia; Memorial #16574875.
  3. [S157] 1900 US Federal Census, Clinton, Monongalia Co., West Virginia; ED 79, Image 7.
  4. [S325] 1910 US Federal Census, Morgantown, Monongalia Co., West Virginia; Ward 1, ED 77, Image 6.
  5. [S28] Albert J. Summerfield, Personal Correspondence With Albert J.Summerfield, 31 Jul 1986,.
  6. [S326] 1920 US Federal Census, Morgantown, Monongalia Co., West Virginia; Ward 1, ED 103, Image 3.

John Arnold Harris Swisher1

M, b. 4 September 1859, d. 18 November 1946
FatherDavid Warner Swisher1 b. 29 Apr 1822, d. 29 Dec 1905
MotherMary Katharine Bonnifield1 b. 3 Mar 1826, d. 13 Mar 1921
Biography* From the History of Hampshire County, West Virginia: from its earliest settlement to the present:

John A.H. Swisher, son of D.W. and M.K. Siwsher, was born in Hampshire County, September 4, 1857. For some years he taught school in his native and adjoining counties. He attended the Fairmont State Normal School in 1879 and 1880. At present he is a fruit-gorwer, and resides in Tucker county. He married Ella C., daughter of Edward W. and Mary E. McGill, October 17, 1882; children, Wallace, Nellie, Belle, Lee, and Virgil.

History of Tucker County, West Virginia from the earliest explorations and settlements to the present time: with biographical sketches:

John A. Swisher, son of David Swisher, of Hampshire county, was born 1857; is of English and Swiss descent; was married in 1883 to Ella, daughter of E.W. McGill, of Hampshire County; is a farmer of 150 acres, one half under cultivation, on Horse Shoe Run, 5 miles from St. George; has also a half interest in the "Job Parsons" farm in Holly Meadows. He attended the public schools of Hampshire, and one term at Low Gap, in Tucker County, and attended the Fairmont Normal School one year - 1878-1879; has taught five schools, one in Hampshire and four in Tucker. He holds four No. 1 certificates in Tucker; is a brother to S.N. Swisher, and like him is a model farmer. His plantation is tilled and kept in the best manner. 
Birth4 Sep 1857 Virginia2,1 
BirthSep 1858 Virginia3 
Birth*4 Sep 1859 Hampshire Co., Virginia4 
Residence1860 Eastern, Hampshire Co., Virginia; Age 4, born in Virginia.2 
Residence1870 Springfield, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; Age 12, working on farm, born on Virginia, attending school.5 
Residence1880 Saint George, Tucker Co., Virginia; Age 22, farmer, born in Virginia. Enumerated in the household of his brother Silas Newton.6 
Marriage*17 Oct 1883 Hampshire Co., West Virginia; Principal=Ellen Chiswell McGill1,3,7,8,9 
Residence1900 Saint George, Tucker Co., West Virginia; Age 41, born in West Virginia. Farming. Married 16 years.

Enumrated with Ella 39, John W. 15, Nellie M. 14, Belle M. 11, Lee O. 8, and Virgil F. 2. Also with boarder Dorcas Blanchard 88.3 
Residence1910 Saint George, Tucker Co., West Virginia; Age 52, widower, born in West Virginia, farmer.

Enumerated with Wallace J. 25, Nella M. 23, Belle M. 21, O. Lee 19, and Virgil F. 12.10 
Residence*1913 Tucker Co., West Virginia1 
Marriage*19 Aug 1915 Principal=Alverda Jenkins Stalnaker11,9 
Residence1920 Saint George, Tucker Co., West Virginia; Age 62, born in West Virginia, farmer.

Enumerated with Alverda J. 46.10,11 
Residence1930 Saint George, Tucker Co., West Virginia; Age 72, married at age 25, born in West Virginia, farmer.

Enumerated with Alverda J. 5612 
Residence1940 Parsons, Tucker Co., West Virginia; Age 82, widower, born in West Virginia13 
Death1943 14 
Death*18 Nov 1946 Balty, Virginia; Obituary printed in the Cumberland Evening Times (Cumberland Maryland) on 20 Nov 1946

John Swisher

Parsons, W.Va., Nov 20 - Services for John Swisher, 89, who died Monday at his home in Balty, Va. were conducted this afternoon in the Greenlief Funeral Home here with the Rev. O.M. Botts, pastor of St. John's Methodist church, officiating. Burial took place in Bonafield cemetery near here.

Mr. Swisher was born September 4, 1859 in Hampshire county, a son of the late David and Catherine (Bonafield) Swisher. In 1870, he came to Tucker county and purchased a farm at Horsehoe Run. He served as postmaster at St. George six years and was president and a member of the Tucker County Board of Education during the early 20's.

At the time of his death, Mr. Swisher was aiding the Maxwell family in writing a history of the early settlers of this county. He had spend September and most of October in Parsons. Eight years ago he moved to Balty to reside with a son, Wallace Swisher, who died three years ago.9,4 
Burial* Bonnifield Cemetery, Tucker Co., West Virginia9,4 

Family 1

Ellen Chiswell McGill b. 15 May 1861, d. 22 Jan 1905
Marriage*17 Oct 1883 Hampshire Co., West Virginia; Principal=Ellen Chiswell McGill1,3,7,8,9 
Children

Family 2

Alverda Jenkins Stalnaker b. c 1874, d. b 1940
Marriage*19 Aug 1915 Principal=Alverda Jenkins Stalnaker11,9 

Citations

  1. [S187] Mary Katharine Bonnifield Swisher to Oliver Lee Swisher (her grandson). 13 June 1913, at South Branch, W.V.. (1998).
  2. [S328] 1860 US Federal Census, Eastern, Hampshire Co., Virginia, Image 144.
  3. [S157] 1900 US Federal Census, Saint George, Tucker Co., West Virginia.
  4. [S1262] Obituary for John Swisher, Cumberland Evening Times, Cumberland, Maryland (20 Nov 1946),.
  5. [S329] 1870 US Federal Census, Springfield, Hampshire Co., West Virginia, Image 4.
  6. [S330] 1880 US Federal Census, Saint George, Tucker Co., West Virginia; ED 68, Image 16.
  7. [S1069] Find A Grave., Find A Grave Website (www.findagrave.com), Ellen Chiswell (McGill) Swisher, Levels Cemetery, Hampshire Co., West Virginia, Memorial #98728445.
  8. [S1230] West Virigina Marriage Index 1785-1971 (www.ancestry.com), John Arnold Harris Swisher and Ella C. McGill, Hampshire Co., West Virginia. Bride is 22, born in Washington Co., Maryland. Groom is 26.
  9. [S28] Albert J. Summerfield, Personal Correspondence With Albert J.Summerfield, 31 Jul 1986,.
  10. [S325] 1910 US Federal Census, Saint George, Tucker Co., West Virginia; ED 151, Image 17.
  11. [S326] 1920 US Federal Census, Saint George, Tucker Co., West Virginia; ED 177, Image 2.
  12. [S356] 1930 US Federal Census, Saint George, Tucker Co., West Virginia; ED 13, Image 15.
  13. [S1210] 1940 US Federal Census, Parsons, Tucker Co., West Virginia; ED 47-3, Image 2.
  14. [S1069] Find A Grave., Find A Grave Website (www.findagrave.com), J. Wallace Swisher, 1884-1943.

David Edward Kern Swisher1,2,3

M, b. 21 August 1865, d. 1945
FatherDavid Warner Swisher1 b. 29 Apr 1822, d. 29 Dec 1905
MotherMary Katharine Bonnifield1 b. 3 Mar 1826, d. 13 Mar 1921
Biography* From the History of Hampshire County, West Virginia: from its earliest settlement to the present:

Edward D. Swisher, farmer of Springfield district, son of David W. and Mary K. Swisher, was born 1865; ancestry, English and German; married 1886, Agnes J. , daughter of Washington and Catherine Miller of Pennsylvania; children Hallie B., Grace E., Clyde E., Edward D., Ray M., Mary K., and William B. 
Name Variation Edward D.4,5 
Birth*21 Aug 1865 West Virginia2,4,1 
Residence1870 Springfield, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; Age 5, born in West Virginia, attending school.2 
Residence1880 Okonoko, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; Age 14, farm laborer, attending school.6 
Marriage*21 Dec 1887 Principal=Agnes Janetta Miller4,3 
Residence1900 Springfield, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; Age 34, born Aug 1865 in West Virginia. Father born in Virginia, mothre born in West Virginia. Farmer.

Enumerated wtih Agness P. 32, Hallie B. 10, Ethel G. 9, Clyde E. 8, David E. 7, Ray M. 6, Mary C. 5, William B. 2, Addie F. 1, and Agness C. 2 months.4 
Residence1910 Springfield, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; Age 43, married 22 years, born in West Virginia. Farmer.

Enumerated with Agnes J. 43, Hallie B. 20, Ethel G. 19, Clyde E. 18, David E. 17, Ray M. 16, Mary K. 14, William B. 13, Addie F. 12, Agnes C. 10, Howard L. 9, Mable J. 4, John 2 - and with his mother, Mary K. 84.7 
Residence*1913 South Branch, Hampshire Co., West Virginia1 
Residence1920 Springfield, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; Age 54, born in West Virginia. Farmer.

Enumerated with Agenes G. 53, daughter Grace E. Talbot 28, David E. 26, Howard L. 19, Mabel 14, John H. 11, and with mother Mary C. 94.

Son Ray is next door.8 
Residence1930 Springfield, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; Age 64, married at age 22, born in West Virginia, Farmer.

Enumerated with Agnes J. 63 and John H. 21. Son Howard L. lives next door.9 
Residence1940 Springfield, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; Age 74, farmer, born in West Virginia.

Enumerated with Agnes J. 74. Son John H. lives next door.10 
Death*1945  
Burial* Levels Cemetery, Levels, Hampshire Co., West Virginia11 

Family

Agnes Janetta Miller b. Jul 1866, d. 1949
Marriage*21 Dec 1887 Principal=Agnes Janetta Miller4,3 
Children

Citations

  1. [S187] Mary Katharine Bonnifield Swisher to Oliver Lee Swisher (her grandson). 13 June 1913, at South Branch, W.V.. (1998).
  2. [S329] 1870 US Federal Census, Springfield, Hampshire Co., West Virginia, Image 4.
  3. [S28] Albert J. Summerfield, Personal Correspondence With Albert J.Summerfield, 31 Jul 1986,.
  4. [S157] 1900 US Federal Census, Springfield, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; ED 32, Image 2.
  5. [S1210] 1940 US Federal Census, Springfield, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; ED 14-13B, Image 2.
  6. [S330] 1880 US Federal Census, Okonoko, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; ED 29, Image 2.
  7. [S325] 1910 US Federal Census, Springfield, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; ED 41, Image 5& 6.
  8. [S326] 1920 US Federal Census, Springfield, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; ED 53, Image 18.
  9. [S356] 1930 US Federal Census, Springfield, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; ED 13, Image 37.
  10. [S1210] 1940 US Federal Census, Springfield, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; ED 14-13B, Images 2&3.
  11. [S1069] Find A Grave., Find A Grave Website (www.findagrave.com), D. Edward Swisher, Levels Cemetery, Hampshire Co., West Virginia, Memorial #92640556.

Adaline Elizabeth Swisher1

F, b. 2 July 1854, d. 5 January 1924
FatherDavid Warner Swisher2 b. 29 Apr 1822, d. 29 Dec 1905
MotherMary Katharine Bonnifield2 b. 3 Mar 1826, d. 13 Mar 1921
Marriage* 2 
Name Variation Addie E. Swisher2 
Married Name Smith2 
Birth*2 Jul 1854 Virginia1,2 
Residence1860 Eastern, Hampshire Co., Virginia; Age 6, born in Virginia1 
Residence1870 Springfield, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; Age 16, attending school.3 
Residence1880 Okonoko, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; Age 24, at home, born in West Virginia, attending school.4 
Marriage*31 Dec 1884 Principal=Samuel Hendron Smith2,5,6 
Residence1900 Milroy, Grant Co., West Virginia; Age 45, born July 1854 in West Virginia. Mother of 2 children, both living.7 
Residence1910 Springfield, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; Age 55, born in West Virginia, married 25 years, mother of 2 children - both living.5 
Residence*1913 South Branch, Hampshire Co., West Virginia2 
Residence1920 Springfield, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; Age 56 (sic) widow, born in West Virginia.

Enumerated with daughter [step-daughter], Ida F. 43.8 
Death*5 Jan 1924 South Branch, Hampshire Co., West Virginia 
Burial* Levels Cemetery, Levels, Hampshire Co., West Virginia9

Family

Samuel Hendron Smith b. Jul 1839, d. 27 Nov 1919
Marriage*31 Dec 1884 Principal=Samuel Hendron Smith2,5,6 
Children

Citations

  1. [S328] 1860 US Federal Census, Eastern, Hampshire Co., Virginia, Image 144.
  2. [S187] Mary Katharine Bonnifield Swisher to Oliver Lee Swisher (her grandson). 13 June 1913, at South Branch, W.V.. (1998).
  3. [S329] 1870 US Federal Census, Springfield, Hampshire Co., West Virginia, Image 4.
  4. [S330] 1880 US Federal Census, Okonoko, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; ED 29, Image 2.
  5. [S325] 1910 US Federal Census, Springfield, Hampshire Co., West Virginia.
  6. [S28] Albert J. Summerfield, Personal Correspondence With Albert J.Summerfield, 31 Jul 1986,.
  7. [S157] 1900 US Federal Census, Milroy, Grant Co., West Virginia.
  8. [S326] 1920 US Federal Census, Springfield, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; ED 53, Image 27.
  9. [S1069] Find A Grave., Find A Grave Website (www.findagrave.com), Addie E. Smith, 1854-1924, Levels Cemetery, Levels, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; Memorial #92638740.

Samuel Hendron Smith1,2,3

M, b. July 1839, d. 27 November 1919
Residence Grant Co., West Virginia; of Grant County1 
Name Variation S.M. Smith1 
Birth*Jul 1839 Virginia4 
Birthc 1848 Virginia5 
Marriage*31 Dec 1884 Principal=Adaline Elizabeth Swisher1,2,6 
Residence1900 Milroy, Grant Co., West Virginia; Age 60, born July 1839 in West Virginia. Farmer.

Enumerated with Addie E. 45, Cholulu V. 13, Cholus V. 10, and Ida F 25.4 
Residence*1910 Springfield, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; Age 62 (sic), married for the 2nd time. Married 25 years. Born in West Virginia. Farmer.

Enumrated with Addie E. 55, Lula 23, Chowlug V. 20, and Pink B. 27. Also with boarder Luther A. Polling 34.2 
Death*27 Nov 1919 South Branch, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; Died of cancer3,6 
Burial* Levels Cemetery, Levels, Hampshire Co., West Virginia3 

Family 1

Children

Family 2

Adaline Elizabeth Swisher b. 2 Jul 1854, d. 5 Jan 1924
Marriage*31 Dec 1884 Principal=Adaline Elizabeth Swisher1,2,6 
Children

Citations

  1. [S187] Mary Katharine Bonnifield Swisher to Oliver Lee Swisher (her grandson). 13 June 1913, at South Branch, W.V.. (1998).
  2. [S325] 1910 US Federal Census, Springfield, Hampshire Co., West Virginia.
  3. [S1069] Find A Grave., Find A Grave Website (www.findagrave.com), S. Hendron Smith, 1839-1919, Levels Cemetery, Levels, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; Memorial #92638857.
  4. [S157] 1900 US Federal Census, Milroy, Grant Co., West Virginia.
  5. [S326] 1920 US Federal Census, Springfield, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; ED 53, Image 27.
  6. [S28] Albert J. Summerfield, Personal Correspondence With Albert J.Summerfield, 31 Jul 1986,.

Ann Zillettia Swisher1

F, b. 20 July 1850, d. 4 August 1931
FatherDavid Warner Swisher2 b. 29 Apr 1822, d. 29 Dec 1905
MotherMary Katharine Bonnifield2 b. 3 Mar 1826, d. 13 Mar 1921
Name Variation Lyda3 
Name Variation Lettie3 
Name Variation Ann Zaletie4 
Name Variation Ann G. Swisher2 
Name Variation Angeletta Swisher5 
Birth*20 Jul 1850 Virginia2,1 
Residence*1860 Eastern, Hampshire Co., Virginia; Age 10, born in Virginia2 
Residence1870 Springfield, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; Age 20, attending school.5 
Married Name Adams1 
Marriage*28 Apr 1875 Principal=George Washington Adams1,6 
Residence1880 Saint George, Tucker Co., West Virginia; Age 29, keeping house, born in Virginia. Enumerated as "Lettie."7 
Residence1900 Saint George, Tucker Co., West Virginia; Age 49, born in July 1850 in West Virginia. Enumerated as "Lyda." Married 25 years, mother of 3 children - all living.3 
Residence1910 Saint George, Tucker Co., West Virginia; Age 51 (sic), born in West Virginia, married 35 years. Mother of 3 children, all living.8 
Residence1920 Saint George, Tucker Co., West Virginia; Age 69, born in West Virginia.9 
Residence1930 Parsons, Tucker Co., West Virginia; Age 79, married at age 24, born in Virginia. Residing with her daughter Stella's family.10 
Death*4 Aug 1931 Parsons, Tucker Co., West Virginia; Age 81 years, 14 days. Widow. Cause of death: pneumonia of hypostatic type following broken rib.

Father: David Swisher, mother Catharine Bonnifield. Informant is Mrs. Stella Shaffer of Parsons, WV.4 
Burial*6 Aug 1931 Limestone, Tucker Co., West Virginia4 

Family

George Washington Adams b. 27 Mar 1836, d. 20 Jan 1921
Marriage*28 Apr 1875 Principal=George Washington Adams1,6 
Children

Citations

  1. [S187] Mary Katharine Bonnifield Swisher to Oliver Lee Swisher (her grandson). 13 June 1913, at South Branch, W.V.. (1998).
  2. [S328] 1860 US Federal Census, Eastern, Hampshire Co., Virginia, Image 144.
  3. [S157] 1900 US Federal Census, Saint George, Tucker Co., West Virginia; ED 140, Image 3.
  4. [S957] West Virginia Death Certificates, Ann Zaletie Adams, died 4 Augu 1931 in Parsons, Tucker Co., West Virginia. Register # 11202.
  5. [S329] 1870 US Federal Census, Springfield, Hampshire Co., West Virginia, Image 4.
  6. [S28] Albert J. Summerfield, Personal Correspondence With Albert J.Summerfield, 31 Jul 1986,.
  7. [S330] 1880 US Federal Census, Saint George, Tucker Co., West Virginia; ED 68, Image 1.
  8. [S325] 1910 US Federal Census, Saint George, Tucker Co., West Virginia; ED 151, Image 7.
  9. [S326] 1920 US Federal Census, Saint George, Tucker Co., West Virginia; ED 177, Image 5.
  10. [S356] 1930 US Federal Census, Parson, Tucker Co., West Virginia.

Samuel St. Swisher1

M, b. circa 1849
FatherHenry C. Swisher1 b. 20 Jan 1826, d. 16 Sep 1898
MotherElizabeth Ellen Fauber1 b. 13 Sep 1826, d. 20 Apr 1911
Birth*c 1849 Virginia1 
Residence*1850 Hampshire Co., Virginia; Age 1, born in Virginia1 

Citations

  1. [S327] 1850 US Federal Census, District 24, Hampshire Co., Virginia; Image 294.

Robert E. Lee Swisher1,2

M, b. circa 1863
FatherHenry C. Swisher3 b. 20 Jan 1826, d. 16 Sep 1898
MotherElizabeth Ellen Fauber3 b. 13 Sep 1826, d. 20 Apr 1911
Name Variation L. Robert Swisher3 
Birth*c 1863 Virginia3 
Residence1870 Springfield, Hampshire Co., Virginia; Age 6, born in West Virginia.1 
Residence*1880 Okonoko, Hampshire Co., Virginia; Age 17, born in West Virginia, Farm laborer, attending school.3 
Residence1913 Cumberland, Maryland2 

Citations

  1. [S329] 1870 US Federal Census, Springfield, Hampshire Co., West Virginia, Image 2.
  2. [S187] Mary Katharine Bonnifield Swisher to Oliver Lee Swisher (her grandson). 13 June 1913, at South Branch, W.V.. (1998).
  3. [S330] 1880 US Federal Census, Okonoko, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; ED 29, Image 2.

Charles William Kirk Swisher1,2

M, b. July 1868, d. 8 July 1942
FatherHenry C. Swisher3 b. 20 Jan 1826, d. 16 Sep 1898
MotherElizabeth Ellen Fauber3 b. 13 Sep 1826, d. 20 Apr 1911
Name Variation Charlie K.4 
Name Variation W. Charles Swisher3 
Birth*Jul 1868 West Virginia3,5 
Residence1870 Springfield, Hampshire Co., Virginia; Age 3, born in West Virginia.6 
Residence*1880 Okonoko, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; Age 12, born in West Virginia, Farm laborer, attending school3 
Residence1900 Springfield, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; Age 31, widower, born July 1868 in West Virginia. Farmer.

Enumerated with his mother, Elizabeth E. 73.5 
Marriage*c 1902 Principal=Kate (?)4 
Residence1910 Cumberland, Allegany Co., Maryland; Age 40, married for the 2nd time (8 years). Born in West Virginia. Salesman for retail grocery.

Enumerated with Kate 39. Also with boarder, Austin Hardsock 60 and with Niece, Edna Blue 16.4 
Residence1913 Cumberland, Allegany Co., Maryland7 
Residence1920 Cumberland, Allegany Co., Maryland; Age 49, born in West Virginia. Store Keeper - grocery.

Enumerated with Catherine 49 and with Sister, Mary E. Vogel 67, and boarders Levi Hinkle 54 and W.C. Parsons 53.8 
Death*8 Jul 1942 Petersburg, Grant Co., West Virginia2 
Burial* Augusta Cemetery, Augusta, Hampshire Co., West Virginia2 

Family

Kate (?) b. c 1871
Marriage*c 1902 Principal=Kate (?)4 

Citations

  1. [S329] 1870 US Federal Census, Springfield, Hampshire Co., West Virginia, Image 2.
  2. [S1069] Find A Grave., Find A Grave Website (www.findagrave.com), Charles William Kirk Swisher, Augusta Cemetery, Augusta, Hampshire Co., West Virginia, Memorial #86899439.
  3. [S330] 1880 US Federal Census, Okonoko, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; ED 29, Image 2.
  4. [S325] 1910 US Federal Census, Cumberland, Allegany Co., Maryland; ED 39, Image 26.
  5. [S157] 1900 US Federal Census, Springfield, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; ED 32, Image 1.
  6. [S326] 1920 US Federal Census, Springfield, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; ED 53, Image 18.
  7. [S187] Mary Katharine Bonnifield Swisher to Oliver Lee Swisher (her grandson). 13 June 1913, at South Branch, W.V.. (1998).
  8. [S326] 1920 US Federal Census, Cumberland, Allegany Co., Maryland; ED 13, Image 1.

William Franklin Swisher

M, b. 25 November 1868, d. 28 April 1870
FatherDavid Warner Swisher b. 29 Apr 1822, d. 29 Dec 1905
MotherMary Katharine Bonnifield b. 3 Mar 1826, d. 13 Mar 1921
Birth24 Nov 1867 Levels, Hampshire Co., West Virginia1 
Birth*25 Nov 1868 West Virginia 
Death*28 Apr 1870 Hampshire Co., West Virginia1 

Citations

  1. [S28] Albert J. Summerfield, Personal Correspondence With Albert J.Summerfield, 31 Jul 1986,.

Agnes Janetta Miller1

F, b. July 1866, d. 1949
Birth*Jul 1866 Pennsylvania1,2 
Marriage*21 Dec 1887 Principal=David Edward Kern Swisher1,3 
Married Namec 1888 Swisher1 
Residence*1900 Springfield, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; Age 33, born in July 1866 in Pennsylvania. Both parents born in Pennsylvania. Mother of 9 children, all living.1 
Residence1910 Springfield, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; Age 43, married 22 years. Mother of 13 children of whom 12 are living. Born in Pennsylvania.4 
Residence1920 Springfield, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; Age 53, born in Pennsylvania.5 
Residence1930 Springfield, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; Age 63, born in Pennsylvania. Both parents born in Pennsylvania. Married at age 212 
Residence1940 Springfield, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; Age 74, born in West Virginia6 
Death*1949 7 
Burial* Levels Cemetery, Levels, Hampshire Co., West Virginia7 

Family

David Edward Kern Swisher b. 21 Aug 1865, d. 1945
Marriage*21 Dec 1887 Principal=David Edward Kern Swisher1,3 
Children

Citations

  1. [S157] 1900 US Federal Census, Springfield, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; ED 32, Image 2.
  2. [S356] 1930 US Federal Census, Springfield, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; ED 13, Image 37.
  3. [S28] Albert J. Summerfield, Personal Correspondence With Albert J.Summerfield, 31 Jul 1986,.
  4. [S325] 1910 US Federal Census, Springfield, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; ED 41, Image 5& 6.
  5. [S326] 1920 US Federal Census, Springfield, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; ED 53, Image 18.
  6. [S1210] 1940 US Federal Census, Springfield, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; ED 14-13B, Images 2&3.
  7. [S1069] Find A Grave., Find A Grave Website (www.findagrave.com), Agnes J. Swisher, Levels Cemetery, Hampshire Co., West Virginia, Memorial #92640556.

Hallie Belle Swisher1

F, b. August 1889
FatherDavid Edward Kern Swisher b. 21 Aug 1865, d. 1945
MotherAgnes Janetta Miller b. Jul 1866, d. 1949
Married Name Gompson2 
Birth*Aug 1889 West Virginia1 
Residence*1900 Springfield, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; Age 10, born in West Virginia.1 
Residence1910 Springfield, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; Age 20, born in West Virginia, teacher in the Public Schools. Single.3 

Citations

  1. [S157] 1900 US Federal Census, Springfield, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; ED 32, Image 2.
  2. [S187] Mary Katharine Bonnifield Swisher to Oliver Lee Swisher (her grandson). 13 June 1913, at South Branch, W.V.. (1998).
  3. [S325] 1910 US Federal Census, Springfield, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; ED 41, Image 5& 6.

Ethel Grace Swisher1

F, b. August 1890
FatherDavid Edward Kern Swisher b. 21 Aug 1865, d. 1945
MotherAgnes Janetta Miller b. Jul 1866, d. 1949
Married Name Talbot2 
Name Variation Grace E.2 
Birth*Aug 1890 West Virginia1 
Residence*1900 Springfield, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; Age 9, born in West Virginia1 
Residence1910 Springfield, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; Age 19, born in West Virginia, teacher in the public school.3 
Residence1920 Springfield, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; Age 28, married, born in West Virginia2 

Citations

  1. [S157] 1900 US Federal Census, Springfield, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; ED 32, Image 2.
  2. [S326] 1920 US Federal Census, Springfield, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; ED 53, Image 18.
  3. [S325] 1910 US Federal Census, Springfield, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; ED 41, Image 5& 6.

Clyde E. Swisher1

M, b. October 1891
FatherDavid Edward Kern Swisher b. 21 Aug 1865, d. 1945
MotherAgnes Janetta Miller b. Jul 1866, d. 1949
Birth*Oct 1891 West Virginia1 
Residence*1900 Springfield, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; Age 8, born in West Virginia1 
Residence1910 Springfield, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; Age 18, born in West Virginia. Farm laborer.2 
Marriage* Principal=Mary S. (?)3 
Residence1935 Locust Gap, Pennsylvania3 
Residence1940 Gore, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; Age 48, born in West Virginia. Farmer.

Enumerated with Mary S. 43, Mary F. 20, and Dortha L. 17.3 

Family

Mary S. (?) b. c 1897

Citations

  1. [S157] 1900 US Federal Census, Springfield, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; ED 32, Image 2.
  2. [S325] 1910 US Federal Census, Springfield, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; ED 41, Image 5& 6.
  3. [S1210] 1940 US Federal Census, Gore, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; ED 14-6, Image 21.

David Edward Swisher1

M, b. February 1893
FatherDavid Edward Kern Swisher b. 21 Aug 1865, d. 1945
MotherAgnes Janetta Miller b. Jul 1866, d. 1949
Name Variation Edward Swisher Jr.2 
Birth*Feb 1893 West Virginia1 
Residence*1900 Springfield, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; Age 7, born in West Virginia1 
Residence1910 Springfield, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; Age 17, born in West Virginia. Laborer on home farm.3 
Residence1920 Springfield, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; Age 26, single, born in West Virginia.4 
Marriage* Principal=Frances R. (?)2 
Residence1940 Springfield, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; Age 47, born in West Virginia, farmer.

Enumerated with Francis R. 31, Betty L. 16, and James E. 12.2 

Family

Frances R. (?) b. c 1909
Marriage* Principal=Frances R. (?)2 

Citations

  1. [S157] 1900 US Federal Census, Springfield, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; ED 32, Image 2.
  2. [S1210] 1940 US Federal Census, Springfield, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; ED 14-13B, Images 2.
  3. [S325] 1910 US Federal Census, Springfield, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; ED 41, Image 5& 6.
  4. [S326] 1920 US Federal Census, Springfield, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; ED 53, Image 18.

Ray M. Swisher1

M, b. May 1894
FatherDavid Edward Kern Swisher b. 21 Aug 1865, d. 1945
MotherAgnes Janetta Miller b. Jul 1866, d. 1949
Birth*May 1894 West Virginia1 
Residence*1900 Springfield, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; Age 6, born in West Virginia1 
Residence1910 Springfield, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; Age 16, born in West Virginia. Laborer on home farm.2 
Residence1920 Springfield, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; Age 25, born in West Virginia. Farm laborer.

Enumerated with Nannie 25.3 
Marriage* Principal=Nannie V. (?)3 
Residence1940 Mill Creek, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; Age 45, born in West Virginia. Fruit orchardist.

Enumerated with Nannie V. 45, Rex D. 20, and Virginia R. 15.4 

Family

Nannie V. (?) b. c 1895

Citations

  1. [S157] 1900 US Federal Census, Springfield, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; ED 32, Image 2.
  2. [S325] 1910 US Federal Census, Springfield, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; ED 41, Image 5& 6.
  3. [S326] 1920 US Federal Census, Springfield, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; ED 53, Image 18.
  4. [S1210] 1940 US Federal Census, Mill Creek, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; ED 14-7, Image 8.

Mary K. Swisher1

F, b. May 1895, d. 1978
FatherDavid Edward Kern Swisher b. 21 Aug 1865, d. 1945
MotherAgnes Janetta Miller b. Jul 1866, d. 1949
Married Name Dicken 
Name Variation Mary C. Swisher2 
Marriage* Principal=Malvin Dicken 
Birth*May 1895 West Virginia2 
Residence*1900 Springfield, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; Age 5, born in West Virginia2 
Residence1910 Springfield, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; Age 14, born in West Virginia.1 
Death*1978  

Family

Malvin Dicken b. 1894, d. 1968
Marriage* Principal=Malvin Dicken 

Citations

  1. [S325] 1910 US Federal Census, Springfield, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; ED 41, Image 5& 6.
  2. [S157] 1900 US Federal Census, Springfield, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; ED 32, Image 2.

William B. Swisher1

M, b. October 1897
FatherDavid Edward Kern Swisher b. 21 Aug 1865, d. 1945
MotherAgnes Janetta Miller b. Jul 1866, d. 1949
Birth*Oct 1897 West Virginia1 
Residence*1900 Springfield, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; Age 2, born in West Virginia1 
Residence1910 Springfield, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; Age 13, born in West Virginia.2 

Citations

  1. [S157] 1900 US Federal Census, Springfield, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; ED 32, Image 2.
  2. [S325] 1910 US Federal Census, Springfield, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; ED 41, Image 5& 6.

Addie F. Swisher1

F, b. September 1898
FatherDavid Edward Kern Swisher b. 21 Aug 1865, d. 1945
MotherAgnes Janetta Miller b. Jul 1866, d. 1949
Birth*Sep 1898 West Virginia1 
Residence*1900 Springfield, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; Age 1, born in West Virginia1 
Residence1910 Springfield, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; Age 12, born in West Virginia.2 

Citations

  1. [S157] 1900 US Federal Census, Springfield, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; ED 32, Image 2.
  2. [S325] 1910 US Federal Census, Springfield, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; ED 41, Image 5& 6.

Agness C. Swisher1

F, b. October 1899
FatherDavid Edward Kern Swisher b. 21 Aug 1865, d. 1945
MotherAgnes Janetta Miller b. Jul 1866, d. 1949
Birth*Oct 1899 West Virginia1 
Residence*1900 Springfield, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; Age 7 months, born in West Virgina1 
Residence1910 Springfield, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; Age 10, born in West Virginia.2 

Citations

  1. [S157] 1900 US Federal Census, Springfield, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; ED 32, Image 2.
  2. [S325] 1910 US Federal Census, Springfield, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; ED 41, Image 5& 6.

John Harris Swisher1,2

M, b. circa 1908, d. 1979
FatherDavid Edward Kern Swisher1 b. 21 Aug 1865, d. 1945
MotherAgnes Janetta Miller1 b. Jul 1866, d. 1949
Marriage* Principal=Ethel Melin (?) 
Marriage* Principal=Ethel J. (?)3 
Birth*c 1908 Springfield, Hampshire Co., West Virginia1 
Residence*1910 Springfield, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; Age 2, born in West Virginia1 
Residence1920 Springfield, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; Age 11, born in West Virginia2 
Residence1930 Springfield, Hampshire Co., Pennsylvania; Age 21, born in West Virginia. Laborer on farm.4 
Residence1940 Springfield, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; Age 32, born in West Virginia, Farmer.

Enumerated with Ethel J. 26 and Ruth P. 7 months.3 
Death*1979 5 
Burial* Branch Mountain United Methodist Church Cemetery, Levels, Hamshire Co., West Virginia5 

Family 1

Ethel Melin (?) b. 1914, d. 1993
Marriage* Principal=Ethel Melin (?) 

Family 2

Ethel J. (?) b. c 1914
Marriage* Principal=Ethel J. (?)3 

Citations

  1. [S325] 1910 US Federal Census, Springfield, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; ED 41, Image 5& 6.
  2. [S326] 1920 US Federal Census, Springfield, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; ED 53, Image 18.
  3. [S1210] 1940 US Federal Census, Springfield, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; ED 14-13B, Images 2&3.
  4. [S356] 1930 US Federal Census, Springfield, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; ED 13, Image 37.
  5. [S1069] Find A Grave., Find A Grave Website (www.findagrave.com), John Harris Swisher, Levels Cemetery, Levels, Hampshire Co., West Virginia, Memorial #92640835.

Mabel Swisher1

F, b. circa 1906
FatherDavid Edward Kern Swisher2 b. 21 Aug 1865, d. 1945
MotherAgnes Janetta Miller2 b. Jul 1866, d. 1949
Married Name Davis 
Name Variation Mable J. Swisher2 
Birth*c 1906 West Virginia2 
Residence*1910 Springfield, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; Age 4, born in West Virginia2 

Citations

  1. [S326] 1920 US Federal Census, Springfield, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; ED 53, Image 18.
  2. [S325] 1910 US Federal Census, Springfield, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; ED 41, Image 5& 6.

Howard L. Swisher1

M, b. circa 1901
FatherDavid Edward Kern Swisher1 b. 21 Aug 1865, d. 1945
MotherAgnes Janetta Miller1 b. Jul 1866, d. 1949
Birth*c 1901 West Virginia1 
Residence*1910 Springfield, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; Age 9, born in West Virginia1 
Residence1920 Springfield, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; Age 19, born in West Virginia.2 
Residence1930 Springfield, Hampshire Co., Pennsylvania; Age 29, married at age 25, born in West Virginia. Farmer.

Enumerated with Francis R. 21.3 

Citations

  1. [S325] 1910 US Federal Census, Springfield, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; ED 41, Image 5& 6.
  2. [S326] 1920 US Federal Census, Springfield, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; ED 53, Image 18.
  3. [S356] 1930 US Federal Census, Springfield, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; ED 13, Image 37.

Nannie V. (?)1

F, b. circa 1895
Married Name Swisher1 
Birth*c 1895 West Virginia1 
Residence*1920 Springfield, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; Age 25, born in West Virginia1 
Marriage* Principal=Ray M. Swisher1 
Residence1940 Mill Creek, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; Age 45, born in West Virginia2 

Family

Ray M. Swisher b. May 1894

Citations

  1. [S326] 1920 US Federal Census, Springfield, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; ED 53, Image 18.
  2. [S1210] 1940 US Federal Census, Mill Creek, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; ED 14-7, Image 8.

Mary Elizabeth Swisher1,2

F, b. May 1853
FatherHenry C. Swisher1 b. 20 Jan 1826, d. 16 Sep 1898
MotherElizabeth Ellen Fauber1 b. 13 Sep 1826, d. 20 Apr 1911
Name Variation Mary Lizie2 
Married Name Vogel3 
Birth*May 1853 Virginia1,4 
Residence1860 Eastern, Hampshire Co., Virginia; Age 7, born in Virginia.5 
Residence*1870 Springfield, Hampshire Co., Virginia; Age 16, born in Virginia, attending school.1 
Marriage* Principal=(?) Vogel3 
Residence1900 Cumberland, Allegany Co., Maryland; Age 47, widow, born May 1853 in West Virginia. Servant in household of Sarah Miller.4 
Residence1913 Cumberland, Allegany Co., Maryland2 
Residence1920 Cumberland, Allegany Co., Maryland; Age 67, widow, born in West Virginia. Father born in West Virginia, mother born in Virginia. Enumerated in her brother Charles' household. Mother of zero children.3 

Family

(?) Vogel
Marriage* Principal=(?) Vogel3 

Citations

  1. [S329] 1870 US Federal Census, Springfield, Hampshire Co., West Virginia, Image 2.
  2. [S187] Mary Katharine Bonnifield Swisher to Oliver Lee Swisher (her grandson). 13 June 1913, at South Branch, W.V.. (1998).
  3. [S326] 1920 US Federal Census, Cumberland, Allegany Co., Maryland; ED 13, Image 1.
  4. [S157] 1900 US Federal Census, Cumberland, Allegany Co., Maryland; ED 128, Image 10.
  5. [S328] 1860 US Federal Census, Eastern, Hampshire Co., Virginia; Image 144.

Jane Anise Swisher1

F, b. circa 1856
FatherHenry C. Swisher1 b. 20 Jan 1826, d. 16 Sep 1898
MotherElizabeth Ellen Fauber1 b. 13 Sep 1826, d. 20 Apr 1911
Married Name Tutwiler 
Marriage* Principal=Jonathan Fahs Tutwiler 
Birth*c 1856 Virginia1 
Residence1860 Eastern, Hampshire Co., Virginia; Age 5, born in Virginia.2 
Residence*1870 Springfield, Hampshire Co., Virginia; Age 14, born in West Virginia.1 
Residence1913 Hampshire Co., West Virginia3 

Family

Jonathan Fahs Tutwiler
Child

Citations

  1. [S329] 1870 US Federal Census, Springfield, Hampshire Co., West Virginia, Image 2.
  2. [S328] 1860 US Federal Census, Eastern, Hampshire Co., Virginia; Image 144.
  3. [S187] Mary Katharine Bonnifield Swisher to Oliver Lee Swisher (her grandson). 13 June 1913, at South Branch, W.V.. (1998).

Kate (?)1

F, b. circa 1871
Name Variation Catherine (?)2 
Birth*c 1871 West Virginia1 
Married Namec 1902 Swisher1 
Marriage*c 1902 Principal=Charles William Kirk Swisher1 
Residence*1910 Cumberland, Allegany Co., West Virginia; Age 39, married for the 1st time (8 years), mother of 0 children, born in West Virginia1 
Residence1920 Cumberland, Allegany Co., Maryland; Age 49, born in West Virginia. Father born in West Virginia, mother born in Maryland.2 

Family

Charles William Kirk Swisher b. Jul 1868, d. 8 Jul 1942

Citations

  1. [S325] 1910 US Federal Census, Cumberland, Allegany Co., Maryland; ED 39, Image 26.
  2. [S326] 1920 US Federal Census, Cumberland, Allegany Co., Maryland; ED 13, Image 1.

(?) Vogel1

M
Marriage* Principal=Mary Elizabeth Swisher1 
Death*  

Family

Mary Elizabeth Swisher b. May 1853

Citations

  1. [S326] 1920 US Federal Census, Cumberland, Allegany Co., Maryland; ED 13, Image 1.

Rebecca A. McBride

F, b. 25 January 1844, d. September 1916
Married Name Swisher 
Married Name Rebecca A. Shoup1 
Birth*25 Jan 1844 Virginia1,2 
Birthc 1846 Virginia3 
Marriage*c 1870 Principal=Samuel Dunn Swisher1 
Residence*1880 Gore, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; Age 34, housekeeping, born in Virginia, both parents born in Virginia.3 
Residence1900 Gore, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; Age 56, born Jan 1844 in West Virginia. Mother of 8 children of whom 6 are living.1 
Residence1910 Gore, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; Age 66, widow, born in West Virginia. MOther of 8 children of whom 5 are living.4 
Death*Sep 1916 2 
Burial* Branch Mountain United Methodist Church Cemetery, Hampshire Co., West Virginia2

Family

Samuel Dunn Swisher b. 25 Mar 1827, d. 22 Apr 1901
Marriage*c 1870 Principal=Samuel Dunn Swisher1 
Children

Citations

  1. [S157] 1900 US Federal Census, Gore, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; ED 28, Image 1.
  2. [S1069] Find A Grave., Find A Grave Website (www.findagrave.com), Rebecca A. Swisher, Branch Mountain United Methodist Church Cemetery, Hampshire Co., West Virginia, Memorial #75327612.
  3. [S330] 1880 US Federal Census, Gore, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; ED 26, Image 4.
  4. [S325] 1910 US Federal Census, Gore, Hampshire Co., West Virginia; ED 27, Image 21.