Person:Elkanah Swart (1)

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Elkanah Swart
d.13 Sep 1889
  1. William W. SwartAbt 1828 - 1865
  2. Eleanor SwartAbt 1829 - Bet 1870 & 1875
  3. Chauncey SwartAbt 1835 - 1866
  4. Louisa SwartAbt 1836 - Bet 1865 & 1870
  5. Elkanah SwartAbt 1841 - 1889
  6. Juliette SwartAbt 1845 - 1870
  7. George E. SwartAbt 1847 - 1865
m. 10 Oct 1866
  1. Burton E. Swart1868 -
Facts and Events
Name Elkanah Swart
Gender Male
Census[10] 1 Jun 1840 Oneonta (town), Otsego, New York, United States
Birth[1][8] Abt Aug 1841 Otsego, New York, United States
Census[5] 1 Jun 1850 Oneonta (town), Otsego, New York, United States
Census[6] 1855 Oneonta (town), Otsego, New York, United States
Census[7] 1 Jun 1860 Oneonta (town), Otsego, New York, United States
Census[8] 1865 Oneonta (town), Otsego, New York, United States
Marriage 10 Oct 1866 to Jane Adeline Couse
Census[2] 1 Jun 1870 Davenport, Delaware, New York, United States
Census[3] 1 Jun 1875 Oneonta (town), Otsego, New York, United States
Census[4] 1 Jun 1880 Oneonta (town), Otsego, New York, United States
Will[9] 27 Aug 1889 Will written
Death[1] 13 Sep 1889
References
  1. 1.0 1.1 .

    Mentioned in Biographical Review sketch for son, Burton E. Swart (see his page for full text).
    "He [Elkanah] died September 13, 1889, at the age of forty-eight years and fifteen days"

  2. Delaware, New York, United States. 1870 U.S. Census Population Schedule
    page 104b (stamped), dwelling 367, family 376.

    Elkanah Swart, age 27, male, farmer, RE=$9000, PE=$2100, born NY
    Adeline Swart, age 22, female, keeping house, born NY
    Burton Swart, age 2, male, at home, born NY
    Harvey Swart, age 23, male, works on farm, born NY

    "United States Census, 1870," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M8FK-SK9 : accessed 3 May 2015), Elkanah Swart, New York, United States; citing p. 42, family 376, NARA microfilm publication M593 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.); FHL microfilm 552,422.

    Also available via: https://archive.org/stream/populationschedu0923unit#page/n211/mode/1up

  3. New York Secretary of State. New York State Census, 1875. (Albany, New York)
    page 52 (penned), dwelling 483, family 536.

    --dwelling 483 family 535--
    William H. Horton, age 33, male, born Otsego, married, farmer
    Ann Eliza Horton, age 32, female, wife, born Otsego, married
    Jennie Horton, age 4, female, daughter, born Broome, single
    Harvey Swart, age 29, male, brother-in-law, born Otsego, single, farmer
    Deborah Swart, age 70, female, mother-in-law, born Westchester, widowed
    --dwelling 483 family 536--
    Elkanah Swart, age 33, male, born Otsego, married, farmer
    Adaline Swart, age 28, female, wife, born Otsego, married
    Burton E. Swart, age 6, male, son, born Otsego, single

    "New York, State Census, 1875," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:VT8C-R59 : accessed 3 May 2015), Elkanah Swart, Oneonta, Otsego, New York, United States; citing p. 52, line 10, State Library, Albany; FHL microfilm 869,027.

  4. Otsego, New York, United States. 1880 U.S. Census Population Schedule
    page 274b (stamped), dwelling 8, family 8.

    Elknah Swart, male, age 38, farmer, born NY, father b. NY, mother b. NY
    Adaline Swart, female, age 32, wife, keeping house, born NY, father b. NY, mother b. NY
    Burton E. Swart, male, age 11, son, born NY, father b. NY, mother b. NY
    Willie Fairchild, male, age 17, servant, laborer, born NY, father b. NY, mother b. NY

    living next to "Petter G. Swart, age 71 and Mary Swart, age 69"

    "United States Census, 1880," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MZFS-BFK : accessed 3 May 2015), Elknah Swart, Oneonta, Otsego, New York, United States; citing enumeration district 109, sheet 274B, NARA microfilm publication T9 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.), roll 0916; FHL microfilm 1,254,916.

    https://archive.org/stream/10thcensus0916unit#page/n204/mode/1up

  5. Otsego, New York, United States. 1850 U.S. Census Population Schedule. (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration Publication M432).

    "United States Census, 1850," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MC14-2TR : accessed 3 May 2015), Elkanah Swart in household of Peter Swart, Oneonta, Otsego, New York, United States; citing family 678, NARA microfilm publication M432 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).

  6. New York, United States. New York State Census, 1855.

    "New York, State Census, 1855," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:K6QF-WKY : accessed 3 May 2015), Elkanah Swart in household of Peter W Swart, Oneonta, Otsego, New York, United States; count clerk offices, New York; FHL microfilm 869,023.

  7. Otsego, New York, United States. 1860 U.S. Census Population Schedule. (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration Publication M693).

    "United States Census, 1860," index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MC43-8MN : accessed 3 May 2015), Alcona Swart in household of Peter W Swart, The Town Of Oneonta, Otsego, New York, United States; from "1860 U.S. Federal Census - Population," database, Fold3.com (http://www.fold3.com : n.d.); citing p. 19, household ID 158, NARA microfilm publication M653 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.); FHL microfilm 803,841.

    https://archive.org/stream/populationschedu841unit#page/n388/mode/1up

  8. 8.0 8.1 New York, United States. New York State Census, 1865. (FamilySearch Record Search).

    "New York, State Census, 1865," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QVNJ-281J : accessed 3 May 2015), Elhanah Swart in household of Peter W Swart, District Oneonta, , Otsego, New York, United States; citing source p. 13, line 33, household ID 94, State Library, Albany; FHL microfilm 869,026.

  9. Otsego Wills 1890-1891 , in New York, Probate Records, 1629-1971
    vol 37-38 pg. 176.

    Will!

    The last Will and Testament of Elkanah Swart of the town of Oneonta County of Otsego and State of New York.

    I, Elkanah Swart of Oneonta, Otsego Co NY, aware of the uncertainty of life, do make, ordain, publish and declare this my last Will and Testament in the manner and form following, that is to say:

    After the payment of my funeral charges, the expenses of administering my estate and my lawful debts, I give, devise and bequeath my property as follows:

    First! I give devise and bequeath unto my beloved wife Adeline Swart one half of all the personal of which I may die seized and the owner of to be hers forever.

    Second! I give and bequeath unto my dear son Burton Swart the other half of and being all the rest, residue and remainder of my personal property of any name and description to be his forever.

    Third! I give devise and bequeath unto my beloved wife Adeline Swart the use of the one undivided half of all my real estate situate in the town of Oneonta Otsego Co NY during her natural life, and also the use of one half the dwelling house where we now live during her life which I desire her to accept in lieu of all dower or right of dower in and to my property and at her death I desire the same to go to my son Burton Swart.

    Fourth! I give devise and bequeath unto my dear son Burton Swart all the rest, residue and remainder of my property both personal and real estate to be his forever and to do with the same as he shall think best.

    Likewise I make constitute and appoint my son Burton Swart and my wife Adeline Swart to be executors of my last Will and Testament, hereby revoking all former wills by me made.

    In witness whereof, I have hereunto subscribed my name and affixed my seal, the twenty seventh day of August in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and eighty nine. Elkanah Swart (L.S.)

    https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-1942-24592-25456-50

  10. Otsego, New York, United States. 1840 U.S. Census Population Schedule.

    1 M under 5 [Elkanah], 1 M 5-9 [Chauncey], 1 M 10-14 [William], 1 M 30-39 [Peter W.], 1 F under 5 [Louisa], 1 F 10-14 [Eleanor], 1 F 30-39 [Elizabeth]