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John Seward (1730 - 1797)

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Colonel John Seward
Born in Black River, Morris, New Jerseymap
Ancestors ancestors
Husband of — married 22 Mar 1751 in Roxbury, Morris, New Jerseymap
Descendants descendants
Died in Sussex, New Jersey, United Statesmap
Profile last modified 29 May 2019 | Created 13 Feb 2011
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Biography

"JOHN 3 SEWARD (Obadiah 2 , Obadiah 1 ), b. May 22, 1730 at Black River, N. J., d. Dec. 29, 1797 on his farm in Sussex County, N. J., m. Mar. 22, 1751, Mary, dau. of Samuel and Penelope Swezey, at Roxbury, N. J., by the Rev. Mr. Byram. They removed into the country and settled in the Highlands of Hardyston, four miles from Hamburg, N. J., on a farm still known as the “Old Seward Farm”, where they lived until he died. Mary Swezey was b. Apr. 3, 1733; d. Feb. 29, 1816, aged 83 years, at the home of her son, Dr. Samuel S. Seward of Florida, Orange County, N. Y. John Seward was commissioned Lieut. Col. on Feb. 28, 1777 in the Continental Army, afterwards he became Colonel. He had command of the Second Regiment of Sussex County Volunteers during the War of the Revolution. He was a member of the board of freeholders from Hardyston Twsp., from 1767 to 1779. He was present with the board most of these years, notwithstanding his active service in the Revolutionarv Armv. He remained in the service until the close of the war, as appears from an old roll made out by Joseph Gaston, paymaster of the Sussex Regiment." [1]


Name

Name: John Seward
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Source: #S-2084113872
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Birth

Date: 22 May 1730
Place: Black River, Morris, New Jersey, United States
Source: #S-2084113872
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Source: #S-2084113872
Note: http://trees.ancestry.com/rd?f=sse&db=agbi&h=1492780&ti=0&indiv=try&gss=pt
Text: Birth date: 1730Birth place: New Jersey,
Source: #S-2084113872
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Birth date: 1730 Birth place: Connecticut
Source: #S-2084252196
Birth year: 1730; Birth city: Sussex; Birth state: NJ.
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Birth date: 22 May 1730 Birth place: Sussex, NJ Death date: 29 December 1797 Death place: Snufftown, NJ Marriage date: 22 March 1750 Marriage place: Roxburg, Warren, NJ
Source: #S-2084256750
Note: http://trees.ancestry.com/rd?f=sse&db=genepoolb&h=4011739&ti=0&indiv=try&gss=pt
Birth date: 22 May 1730Birth place: Sussex, NJ, USA

Marriage

Date: 22 March 1750
Place: Roxburg, Warren, NJ
Source: #S-2058207140
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Marriage date: 22 March 1750Marriage place: Roxburg, Warren, NJ
Source: #S-2084252196
Page: Birth year: 1730; Birth city: Sussex; Birth state: NJ.
Note: http://trees.ancestry.com/rd?f=sse&db=genepool&h=2297521&ti=0&indiv=try&gss=pt
Birth date: 22 May 1730Birth place: Sussex, NJDeath date: 29 December 1797Death place: Snufftown, NJMarriage date: 22 March 1750Marriage place: Roxburg, Warren, NJ

Residence

Date: 1775-1890
Place: Connecticut, USA
Source: #S-2048377403
Note: http://trees.ancestry.com/rd?f=sse&db=genealogy-glh23916007&h=2432&ti=0&indiv=try&gss=pt
Date: 1785
Place: Monmouth County, NJ
Source: #S-2058210768
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Note

Obadiah Seward (1) first
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Note: Biography-2-02 fifth
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Note: Biography-02 Third
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Note: Biography-01 (1) second
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Note: Mary Swazey Seward-1733-1816-5Th Generation, Southold, L.I. New York.
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Note: Biography-2-01 fourth
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Death

Date: 29 Dec 1797
Place: Snufftown, New Jersey, United States
Source: #S-2084107012
Note: http://trees.ancestry.com/rd?f=sse&db=genepoold&h=2340194&ti=0&indiv=try&gss=pt
Source: #S-2084252196
Page: Birth year: 1730; Birth city: Sussex; Birth state: NJ.
Note: http://trees.ancestry.com/rd?f=sse&db=genepool&h=2297521&ti=0&indiv=try&gss=pt

Sources

  1. Seward, Frederick Whittlesey, 1874-. Obadiah Seward of Long Island, New York, and his descendants; https://archive.org/details/obadiahsewardofl00sewa_0/page/52?q=Daniel+Seward
Source S-2048377403 Title: The public records of the colony of Connecticut, Author: Ancestry.com, Publication: Online publication - Provo, UT: The Generations Network, Inc., 2005.Original data - The public records of the colony of Connecticut. Hartford: Brown & Parsons, 1850-1890.
Note: Vols. [1-3] edited by J. Hammond Trumbull; v. [4-15] edited by Charles J. Hoadly.
Source: #S-2099495475 Page: Ancestry Family Trees, Text: http://trees.ancestry.com/pt/AMTCitationRedir.aspx?tid=18404592&pid=973434617
Source S-2058204579 Title: New York Genealogical Records, 1675-1920, Author: Ancestry.com, Publication: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2004.
Source S-2058207140 Title: Family Data Collection - Marriages, Author: Edmund West, comp., Publication: Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2001.
Source S-2058210768 Title: New Jersey Census, 1643-1890, Author: Jackson, Ronald V., Accelerated Indexing Systems, comp., Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 1999.Original data - Compiled and digitized by Mr. Jackson and AIS from microfilmed schedules of the U.S. Federal Decennial Census, territorial/state censuses, and/or census substitutes.
Source S-2084107012 Title: Family Data Collection - Deaths, Author: Edmund West, comp., Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2001.
Source S-2084113872 Title: American Genealogical-Biographical Index (AGBI), Author: Godfrey Memorial Library, comp., Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 1999.Original data - Godfrey Memorial Library. American Genealogical-Biographical Index. Middletown, CT, USA
Source S-2084252196 Title: Family Data Collection - Individual Records, Author: Edmund West, comp., Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2000.
Source S-2084256750 Title: Family Data Collection - Births, Author: Edmund West, comp. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2001.
Source S-2099495475 Title: Ancestry Family Trees, Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com. Original data: Family Tree files submitted by Ancestry members.

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