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Joshua Swayne + Phebe St Clair
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Joshua Swayne19 JUN 1755 -- 2 SEP 1808avatar
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Noah H. Swayne

Birth27 DEC 1804
 
Occup1830-1830
 
OH State Representative
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Occup1830-1839
 
OH US AttorneyUS Attorney
Reside1850
 
HistoryJUL 1856
 
Republican National Convention
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Occup1862-1881
 
USA Supreme Court Justice
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Death8 JUN 1884
 
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Aged: 79.4 years

Transcription of historical sign:  Harper House: The Mansion on the Hill From this vantage point, early residents watched Harpers Ferry grow from a tiny village into a thriving industrial community. In 1775, town founder Robert Harper chose this hillside for his home. The home was completed in 1782. Unfortunately, he died that same year and never lived here. Harper had no children and left his property to his niece, Sarah Harper Wager. On September 6, 1832, Sarah's granddaughter, Sarah Ann, married Noah H. Swayne in this house. Referred to as "The Mansion," this home was owned by the Swayne family for 89 years. The Harper House is the oldest surviving structure in Harpers Ferry and has undergone many transformations from tavern, residence,... Read More

ChildrenFirst NameBirth DtDeath DtBirth PlaceSpouses
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Wager 

10 NOV 183418 DEC 1902  OH, Franklin Co, Columbus  
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  1. Wikipedia
  2. Findagrave Noah Haynes Swayne
  3. Census: 1850 . 1850 Census; Website
  4. Cemetery:Washington DC Cemetery Visits by Ray Gurganus;
  5. Website:Rick Swayne;
  6. Marriage Sources:
    Cemetery:Washington DC Cemetery Visits by Ray Gurganus;
  1. Findagrave Sarah Ann Wager Swayne
  2. Cemetery:Washington DC Cemetery Visits by Ray Gurganus;
  3. Website:Rick Swayne;
  4. Marriage Sources:
    Cemetery:Washington DC Cemetery Visits by Ray Gurganus;
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