Minerva Catherine Van Swearingen

public profile

Is your surname Van Swearingen?

Research the Van Swearingen family

Minerva Catherine Van Swearingen's Geni Profile

Records for Minerva Catherine Van Swearingen

8,042 Records

Share your family tree and photos with the people you know and love

  • Build your family tree online
  • Share photos and videos
  • Smart Matching™ technology
  • Free!


Minerva Catherine Van Swearingen

Also Known As: "Mariam Van Swearingen"
Birthplace: Wheeling, West Virginia, United States
Death: (Date and location unknown)
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Capt. Van Swearingen and Elizabeth Clark McLaughlin
Half sister of Zachariah Swearingen; Thomas Swearingen; Drusilla Swearingen; Elzy Swearingen; Van Swearingen and 8 others

Managed by: Private User
Last Updated:
view all 18

Immediate Family

About Minerva Catherine Van Swearingen

I've found court records in Ohio Co., WV which indicate that early in 1784 a man named Van Swearingen fathered Elizabeth Zane's illegitimate daughter (named Miriam Zane). Witnesses of the proceedings are listed as David Shepherd and John Boggs. Van Swearingen is required to give Betty Zane and her child some land so that the child will not become the responsibility of the county.


view all

Minerva Catherine Van Swearingen's Timeline

Wheeling, West Virginia, United States