Gershom Swan

M, #54321, (30 June 1654 - )
Father*John Swan1 b. c 1621, d. 5 Jun 1708
Mother*Rebecca Palfrey1 b. s 1632, d. 12 Jul 1654
Last Edited:22 Aug 2017

Children with Sarah Holden:

  • Sarah Swan3 b. circa 1679, d. 25 Apr 1699
  • Abigail Swan+4 b. 12 Feb 1686/87
Gershom Swan was born 30 Jun 1654 at Cambridge, Massachusetts1, where he married, 20 Dec 1677, Sarah Holden.2

Source Citations/Notes:

  1. [S308] Thomas W. Baldwin, Vital Records of Cambridge, Massachusetts, To the Year 1850, 1:685, Gershom Swan b.
  2. [S308] Cambridge VR, 2:381, Gershom Swann/Sarah Holden m.
  3. [S308] Cambridge VR, 2:756, Sarah Swan d. (g.s.).
  4. [S308] Cambridge VR, 1:687, Abigail Swan b.

John Swan

M, #54324, (circa 1621 - 5 June 1708)
Last Edited:22 Aug 2017

Child with Rebecca Palfrey:

John Swan, born circa 1621 (g.s.)1, married (1), 1 Feb 1650 at Cambridge, Massachusetts, Rebecca Palfrey, daughter of Peter Palfrey.2 She died at Cambridge 12 Jul 1654, two weeks after childbirth.3 There he married (2), 1 Mar 1655, Mary Pratt4, who died 11 Feb 1702.5 He died 5 Jun 1708 (g.s.), "88th y."1, and is buried with his 2nd wife in Harvard Square cemetery.6

Source Citations/Notes:

  1. [S308] Thomas W. Baldwin, Vital Records of Cambridge, Massachusetts, To the Year 1850, 2:756, John Swann d. (g.s.).
  2. [S308] Cambridge VR, 2:380, John Swan/Rebecca Palfory m.
  3. [S308] Cambridge VR, 2:756, Rebecca Swann d.
  4. [S308] Cambridge VR, 2:380, John Swan/Mary Pratt m.
  5. [S308] Cambridge VR, 2:756, Mary Swann d. (g.s.).
  6. [S308] Cambridge VR, 2:756, John Swann d. (g.s.); Mary Swann d. (g.s.).
  7. [S308] Cambridge VR, 1:685, Gershom Swan b.