Sarah Ellen Swinney (Cole) (1861 - 1958)

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Nicknames: "Nellie"
Birthplace: Conway Ranch, south of Woodland, Yolo County, California, California, United States
Death: Died in Knights Landing, CA, USA
Managed by: Paul Carlson Rickter
Last Updated:

About Sarah Ellen Swinney (Cole)

Probably the "Mrs. Nellie Swinney or Esparto" at the 1933 reunion of J.B.Cole descendants.

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Sarah Ellen Swinney's Timeline

1861
June 11, 1861
California, United States
1884
September 18, 1884
Age 23
Yolo, CA, USA

1900 Census

Name: Felix Swinney
Titles:
Residence: Capay and Guinda Townships, Yolo, California
Birth Date: Apr 1849
Birthplace: Missouri
Relationship to Head-of-Household: Self
Spouse Name: Sarah E Swinney
Spouse Titles:
Spouse Birth Place: California
Father Name:
Father Titles:
Father Birthplace: Kentucky
Mother Name:
Mother Titles:
Mother Birthplace: Kentucky
Race or Color (expanded): White
Head-of-household Name:
Gender: Male
Marital Status: Married
Years Married: 16
Estimated Marriage Year: 1884
Mother How Many Children:
Number Living Children:
Immigration Year:
Enumeration District: 0196
Sheet Number and Letter: 2B
Household ID: 50
Reference Number: 92
GSU Film Number: 1240116
Image Number: 00596
Household Gender Age
Felix Swinney M
Spouse Sarah E Swinney F b. Jun 1861 California
Spouse Birth Date: Jun 1861
Spouse Birthplace: California
Spouse's Father Birthplace: Iowa
Spouse's Mother Birthplace: Iowa
Mother How Many Children: 2
Number Living Children: 2
Child Evie M Swinney F b. Jun 1885 California
Child John C Swinney M b. May 1890 California

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1910 Census

Name: Felix O Swinney
Birthplace: Missouri
Relationship to Head of Household: Self
Residence: Capay, Yolo, California
Marital Status: Married
Race : White
Gender: Male
Immigration Year:
Father's Birthplace: Kentucky
Mother's Birthplace: Virginia
Family Number: 49
Page Number: 3
Household Gender Age
Felix O Swinney M 60y
Spouse Sarah E Swinney F 47y
Child Elvie M Swinney F 24y
Child John C Swinney M 19y
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1920 Census:

Name: Felix O Swinney
Residence: Esparto Township, Yolo, California
Estimated Birth Year: 1850
Age: 70
Birthplace: Missouri
Relationship to Head of Household: Self
Gender: Male
Race: White
Marital Status: Married
Father's Birthplace:
Mother's Birthplace:
Film Number: 1820128
Digital Folder Number: 4293834
Image Number: 00304
Sheet Number: 6
Household Gender Age
Felix O Swinney M 70y
Spouse Sarah E Swinney F 58y
Child Elvie M Swinney F 34y
Francis Cole M 50y

1885
June 24, 1885
Age 24
CA, USA

1900 Census

Name: Evie M Swinney
Titles:
Residence: Capay and Guinda Townships, Yolo, California
Birth Date: Jun 1885
Birthplace: California
Relationship to Head-of-Household: Daughter
Spouse Name:
Spouse Titles:
Spouse Birth Place:
Father Name: Felix Swinney
Father Titles:
Father Birthplace: Missouri
Mother Name: Sarah E Swinney
Mother Titles:
Mother Birthplace: California
Race or Color (expanded): White
Head-of-household Name: Felix Swinney
Gender: Female
Marital Status: Single
Years Married:
Estimated Marriage Year:
Mother How Many Children:
Number Living Children:
Immigration Year:
Enumeration District: 0196
Sheet Number and Letter: 2B
Household ID: 50
Reference Number: 94
GSU Film Number: 1240116
Image Number: 00596
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1920 Census (note spelling of name)

Name: Elvie M Swinney
Residence: Esparto Township, Yolo, California
Estimated Birth Year: 1886
Age: 34
Birthplace: California
Relationship to Head of Household: Daughter
Gender: Female
Race: White
Marital Status: Single
Father's Birthplace:
Mother's Birthplace:
Film Number: 1820128
Digital Folder Number: 4293834
Image Number: 00304
Sheet Number: 6

1890
May 1890
Age 28
CA, USA

1900 Census:

Name: John C Swinney
Titles:
Residence: Capay and Guinda Townships, Yolo, California
Birth Date: May 1890
Birthplace: California
Relationship to Head-of-Household: Son
Spouse Name:
Spouse Titles:
Spouse Birth Place:
Father Name: Felix Swinney
Father Titles:
Father Birthplace: Missouri
Mother Name: Sarah E Swinney
Mother Titles:
Mother Birthplace: California
Race or Color (expanded): White
Head-of-household Name: Felix Swinney
Gender: Male
Marital Status: Single
Years Married:
Estimated Marriage Year:
Mother How Many Children:
Number Living Children:
Immigration Year:
Enumeration District: 0196
Sheet Number and Letter: 2B
Household ID: 50
Reference Number: 95
GSU Film Number: 1240116
Image Number: 00596
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Possible match in 1920:

Name: John C Swinney
Residence: 53 Precinct 25 Assembly District San Francisco City, San Francisco, California
Estimated Birth Year: 1891
Age: 29
Birthplace: California
Relationship to Head of Household: Self
Gender: Male
Race: White
Marital Status: Married
Father's Birthplace:
Mother's Birthplace:
Film Number: 1820134
Digital Folder Number: 4293840
Image Number: 00464
Sheet Number: 2
Household Gender Age
John C Swinney M 29y
Spouse Ella Swinney F 27y
Child Edyth Claire Swinney F 1m
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The John and Ella in 1920, may have moved to Los Angeles in 1930:
Name: John C Swinney
Spouse: Ella R Swinney
Birth: abt 1891 - California
Residence: 1930 - city, Los Angeles, California

Also, Ancestry has a WWI draft card for a John Chesley Swinney,
Name: John Chesley Swinney
Birth: date - California;United States of America
Residence: city, San Francisco, California
Other: location

which would be a logical middle name for him given the only other Swinney buried in Capay Cemetery is
Swinney, Chesley, b. 15 May 1809, d. 7 May 1892.


Swinney, Chesley, b. 15 May 1809, d. 7 May 1892

1958
March 23, 1958
Age 96
Knights Landing, CA, USA

Name: Sarah Ellen Swinney
Event Type: Death
Event Date: 23 Mar 1958
Event Place: Yolo, California, United States
Birth Date: 11 Jun 1861
Birthplace: California
Gender: Female
Father's Name: Cole
Mother's Name: Jacobs

Citing this Record

"California, Death Index, 1940-1997," index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/VP2N-9P1 : accessed 09 Sep 2013), Sarah Ellen Swinney, 1958.

March 23, 1958
Age 96
Esparto, CA, USA

http://www.interment.net/data/us/ca/yolo/capay/capay_oz.htm

Capay Cemetery
Esparto, Yolo County, California

Swinney, Chesley, b. 15 May 1809, d. 7 May 1892
Swinney, F. O., b. 20 Apr 1849, d. 11 Dec 1929
Swinney, Sarah E., b. 11 Jun 1861, d. 23 Mar 1958

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http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=40303362&

Sarah E. Swinney

Birth: Jun. 11, 1861
Death: Mar. 23, 1958

Burial:
Capay Cemetery
Esparto
Yolo County
California, USA