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Reverend Thomas Swift

Birthdate: (63)
Birthplace: Canterbury, Kent, United Kingdom
Death: May 2, 1658 (63)
Goodrich, County of Herefordshire, United Kingdom
Place of Burial: Herefordshire, England
Immediate Family:

Son of Reverend William Swifte; Rev William Swift; Mary Swift and Mary Swift
Husband of Elizabeth Swift and Elizabeth Dryden
Father of Sarah Swift; Katherine Swift; Rev Thomas Swift; Adam Swift; Godwin Swift and 16 others

Occupation: Clergy
Managed by: Private User
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About Reverend Thomas Swift

SWIFTE, THOMAS.Matric. pens. from TRINITY, Easter, 1611. S. of William (1584), R. of Harbledown , Kent~ B. in St. Andrew's, Canterbury. B.A. from Queens', 1614-15; M.A. 1619. Ord. deacon (London) Sept. 19; priest, Dec. 19, 1619, age 24. C. of Harbledown, Kent. V. of Goodrich and Bridstow, Hereford; ejected, 1646. Pres. of Hereford, 1645-6. Devoted Royalist; suffered great persecution. Married Elizabeth Dryden, sister of the poet. Died 1658, aged 63. (His son Jonathan was father of Dean Jonathan Swift)

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Reverend Thomas Swift's Timeline

1595
March 1595
Canterbury, Kent, United Kingdom
1600
1600
Age 4
Rotherham, Yorkshire, England
1627
1627
Age 31
Ross-on-Wye, County of Herefordshire, UK
1633
1633
Age 37
1635
1635
Age 39
1640
May 24, 1640
Age 45
Goodrich, County of Herefordshire, United Kingdom
1641
1641
Age 45
Greencastle, Ireland
1658
May 2, 1658
Age 63
Goodrich, County of Herefordshire, United Kingdom
May 2, 1658
Age 63
Herefordshire, England