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Louisa (Yates) Swearingen (1843 - 1922)

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Louisa Swearingen formerly Yates aka Fletcher
Born [location unknown]
Daughter of [father unknown] and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
Wife of — married 3 Jul 1860 in Pulaski, Kentuckymap
Descendants descendants
Died [location unknown]
Profile last modified 18 Mar 2020 | Last significant change: 18 Mar 2020
14:31: Merry (Jones) Potter created Louisa (Yates) Swearingen (1843-1922). (Imported data from GEDCOM upload #159512, Person I9361) [Thank Merry for this]
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Daughter of John and Rachel (Meece) Yates. Wife of William H. Swearingen. Yates Siblings: Nancy, Clara, John & Henry Buchanan Siblings : Martha, Selina & Mary

Mrs Louisa Swearingen, wife of W.H. Swearingen, died at her home, two miles east of Science Hill. Monday at 7 p.m. She was 78 years of age, and leaves a husband, and two sisters, Mrs. Lola Eastham, of Summerset, and Mrs. Amanda Newell, of Stafford County, Kansas, two sons, Chas. and Manzel Swearingen of near Science Hill; also another son John D. Fletcher, of Illinois, by a former marriage.

Mrs. Searingen was a woman highly esteemed in the neighborhood in which she lived and was widely known over Pulaski County. She will be sadly missed by the many relatives and friends who have admired her noble life and Christian character.

Funeral services were conducted by Rev. A.C. Taylor of Burnside at Union Church, yesterday afternoon.

From The Commonwealth, Somerset, Kentucky - Thursday, January 19, 1922.

Added by: Teresa Pyles on 30 Sep 2019

Name: Louisa Yates. Louise Yates. [1] [2] Found multiple versions of name. Using Louisa Yates. Marriage Husband James Henry Fletcher. Wife Louisa Yates. Child: John David Fletcher. Marriage This record states 9 Jul 1860, but a photo record states 3 Jul 1860. 3 JUL 1860. Pulaski, Kentucky. [3] Marriage 3 JUL 1860. Pulaski, Kentucky, USA. Map: Latitude: N37.1026. Longitude: W84.5765. [4]

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  • File M6193 File: C:\Users\Ken_Merry\Documents\Family Tree Maker\CurryJonesPotter.ged_12_7_2014(2) Media\Kentucky, Birth Records, 1852-1910..jpg Format: jpg. Kentucky, Birth Records, 1852-1910.


  1. Source: #S299 File
  2. Source: #S32
  3. Source: #S298
  4. Source: #S668 File
  • Source: S299 Kentucky, Birth Records, 1852-1910 Publication: Name: Operations Inc; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2007;
  • Source: S32 Iowa, Select Marriages, 1809-1992 Publication: Name: Operations, Inc; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2014;

Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed 18 March 2020), memorial page for Louisa Yates Swearingen (19 Jan 1843–16 Jan 1922), Find A Grave Memorial no. 200378337, citing Union Cemetery, Science Hill, Pulaski County, Kentucky, USA ; Maintained by Mary Moore (contributor 46618769) .

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