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Mary Swearingen (Ray)

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Prince George's, Maryland
Death: Died in Rockville, Montgomery, Maryland
Immediate Family:

Daughter of William Ray and Anne Ray
Wife of John Swearingen
Mother of Thomas B Swearingen; Samuel Swearingen; Lydia Davis; Martha Swearigen; Elizabeth Butt and 8 others
Sister of William Ray; Elizabeth Boyd; Jane Ward; Magdalen Locker; Frances Whitner and 3 others

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About Mary Swearingen

Mary Ray

  • Birth: 1698 in Prince George's County, Maryland
  • Death: ABT JAN 1747/48 in Rockville, Frederick County, Maryland
  • Father: William Ray b: BEF 1669 in Calvert County, Maryland
  • Mother: Elizabeth MNU Ray b: BEF 1673 in Calvert County, Maryland

Marriage

  1. John Swearingen b: 1696 in Somerset County, Maryland Married: 9 FEB 1714/15 in Queen Anne Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland

Children

  1. Elizabeth Swearingen b: 1717 in Queen Anne Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland
  2. Martha Swearingen b: 1719 in Queen Anne Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland
  3. Mary Swearingen b: 29 AUG 1720 in Rock Creek Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland
  4. Lydia Swearingen b: 7 JUL 1726 in Rock Creek Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland
  5. Thomas Swearingen b: 23 SEP 1728 in Rock Creek Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland
  6. Samuel Swearingen b: 1732 in Rock Creek Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland
  7. Van Swearingen b: 1732 in Rock Creek Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland
  8. John Swearingen b: 6 AUG 1735 in Rock Creek Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland
  9. Anne Swearingen b: 1736 in Rock Creek Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland
  10. Kezia Swearingen b: 1 OCT 1746 in Rock Creek Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland
  11. Mary Swearingen b: ABT 1736 in Prince George's County, Maryland

Notes

Ray, William, Prince George's County, 25th July, 1732; 12th Jan., 1737/8.

  • To son William, daus, Elizabeth Boyd, Jane Ward, Magdalen Locker, Mary Swearingan, Francis Whittner and Anne Norris, 5s. each.
  • To granddau. Francis Boyd, son Joseph, his son William, personalty.
  • To son Joseph, ex., and hrs., residue of personal estate.
  • To grandson John, son of son Joseph, and hrs., 60 A. of "Charles and Thomas," on W. side Rock Ck.
  • To grandson William, son of son Joseph, and hrs., dwelling plantation "Beal's Hunting Quarter."

Test: John Pottenger, Samuel Pottenger, Robert Pottenger, John Ridle. MCW 21. 846.

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-------------------- Biography

Mary was born in Queen's Parish, Prince Georges Co., Maryland 1698. Mary was the daughter of William Ray. Mary became the mother of Samuel Sweringen in Rock Creek or Bladensburg, Maryland, ABT. 1732. At 21 years of age Mary became the mother of Martha Swearingen in Queen Anne Parish, Prince Georges Co. Maryland, 1719. At 22 years of age Mary became the mother of Mary Sweringen in Queen Anne Parish, Prince Georges Co. Maryland, August 29, 1720. At 28 years of age Mary became the mother of Lydia Sweringen in Queen Anne Parish, Prince Georges Co. Maryland, July 7, 1726. At 30 years of age Mary became the mother of Thomas Swearingen in Queen Anne Parish, Prince Georges Co. Maryland, November 23, 1728. At 32 years of age Mary became the mother of Keziah Swearingen in Queen Anne Parish, Prince Georges Co. Maryland, 1730. At 36 years of age Mary became the mother of Catherine Swearingen in Queen Anne Parish, Prince Georges Co. Maryland, 1734. At 37 years of age Mary became the mother of John Sweringen in Queen Anne's Parish, Prince George St. Marys Co., Maryland, August 6, 1735. At 38 years of age Mary became the mother of Anne Swearingen in Queen Anne Parish, Prince Georges Co. Maryland, 1736. At 42 years of age Mary became the mother of Kezia Swearingen in Maryland, 1740. At 48 years of age Mary became the mother of Van Sweringen in Queen Anne Parish, Prince Georges Co. Maryland, 10/11/1746.

Sources

Edmund West, comp.. Family Data Collection - Births Edmund West, comp.. Family Data Collection - Marriages Barnes, Robert, compiler. Maryland Marriages, 1634–1777. Baltimore, MD: Genealogical Publishing Co. Inc., 1975 (Husband's name is Sweringen) Yates Publishing. U.S. and International Marriage Records, 1560-1900

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Mary Swearingen's Timeline

1698
January 1698
Prince George's, Maryland
1714
February 9, 1714
Age 16
Barnabas Church, Prince Georges Co., MD
1715
July 4, 1715
Age 17
Queen Ann Parish, Prince George, Maryland
1719
1719
Age 21
Queen Annesparish, Prince George, Maryland, USA
1720
October 29, 1720
Age 22
Queen Annes, Prince George, Maryland, United States
1726
July 21, 1726
Age 28
Queen Anne Parish, Prince George's, Maryland, USA
1728
September 23, 1728
Age 30
Queen Anns Parish, George, Maryland, USA
1732
1732
Age 34
Rock Creek, Montgomery County, Maryland, United States
1734
1734
Age 36
Queen Ann's Parish, Prince George, Maryland, USA
1735
August 6, 1735
Age 37
Queen Anne Parish, Prince George's, Maryland, USA